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Interactive video lesson plan for: Games You Might Not Have Tried (or Heard Of) #1 - Find New Games - Extra Credits

Activity overview:

This week, we list a bunch of games worth checking out if you never got around to them. (Links below...)

Follow the download/purchase links below to play these games:

Fate of the World (1:17): http://www.fateoftheworld.net/

Knights in the Nightmare (1:35): http://amzn.to/16b9gkA

Europa Universalis III (1:49): http://bit.ly/1BrUXsG

Victoria II (1:49): http://bit.ly/1KsrOmf

Hearts of Iron III (1:49): http://bit.ly/1PQBFcu

Valkyria Chronicles (2:17): http://amzn.to/1boAdJe

The World Ends with You (2:45): http://amzn.to/16baagQ

King's Field: The Ancient City (3:14): http://amzn.to/16bakol

Demon's Souls (3:14): http://amzn.to/166LFrX

Radiant Historia (3:55): http://amzn.to/16ABidu

Desktop Dungeons (4:14): http://www.desktopdungeons.net/

Super Crate Box (4:24): http://www.supercratebox.com/

Dissidia Final Fantasy (4:35): http://amzn.to/1dlijoW

Amnesia: Dark Descent (5:03): http://www.gog.com/game/amnesia_the_dark_descent?pp=ed9f6e93628b252a0175477aeffa3c7508338438

Ghost Trick: Phantom Detective (5:22): http://amzn.to/1boLKsg

Professor Layton and the Curious Village (5:42) : http://amzn.to/16bciVU

Today I Die (6:06): http://www.ludomancy.com/games/today.php

Every Day the Same Dream (6:12): http://www.molleindustria.org/everydaythesamedream/everydaythesamedream.html

One Chance (6:22): http://www.awkwardsilence.co.uk/OneChance.html

The Company of Myself (6:28): http://www.kongregate.com/games/2darray/the-company-of-myself

The End of Us (6:38): http://www.the-end-of-us.com/

Freedom Bridge (6:46): http://www.necessarygames.com/my-games/freedom-bridge

Passage (6:52): http://hcsoftware.sourceforge.net/passage/

Might & Magic: Clash of Heroes (7:02): http://amzn.to/16AFx8Q

SpaceChem (7:11): http://www.spacechemthegame.com/

ilomilo (7:28): http://amzn.to/1boMNbv

Dungeon Fighter Online (new publisher!) (7:50): http://dnf.neople.com/

Minecraft (8:10): https://minecraft.net/

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(Original air date: April 20, 2011)

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