by Jane McGonigal
Filmed at Ignite Show
Game-creator Jane suffered a debilitating concussion. It affected her sleep, her eating and her social life. She tried doctors and resting, but nothing seemed to work until she made a game of her recovery. In this game she became Jane the Concussion-Slayer (modeled after Buffy the Vampire-Slayer) and drafted friends to be her Willow and Xander. With their help she slain her concussion and reclaimed her life and livelihood.
Stanislav Djandjgava at Ignite Chisinau
Joey Robert Parks at Ignite Phoenix