Understanding Education

1. Understanding Game
Games are English words that mean games or matches, or can be interpreted as structured activities that are usually done for fun. games or games are things that can be played with certain rules so that there are those who win and some who lose, usually in a context not serious with the aim of refreshing. Various games, including:

a. Action

This genre is the most popular type of game. This type of game requires player reflex capabilities. One popular subgenre of action is the First Person Shooter (FPS). In FPS games, speed of thinking is needed. This game is made as if the player is in that atmosphere.

b. Adventure Action

This genre combines action and adventure game play. For example, players are invited to explore underground caves while defeating enemies, and looking for ancient artifacts, or crossing rivers.

c. Simulation, Construction and Management

Players in this game are given freedom

to build and a certain project with limited raw materials.

d. Role Playing Games (RPG)

In RPG players can choose one character to play. As the game level rises, these characters can change, increase their abilities, increase their weapons, or increase their pets.

e. Strategy

Strategy genre focuses on the ability to think and organizational skills. Strategy games are divided into two, namely Turn Based Strategy and Real Time Strategy. If the real time strategy requires the player to make a decision and simultaneously the opponent’s party also acts up to a series of events in real time, while the player’s turn based strategy takes turns implementing the tactic. When the player takes a step, the opponent waits. Likewise the opposite.

f. Race

Players can choose a vehicle, then drive in the racing arena. The goal is to reach the fastest finish line.

g. Sports

This genre brings sports into a computer or console. Usually gameplay is made as closely as possible with the actual sports conditions.

h. Puzzle

The puzzle genre presents puzzles, equates the color of the ball, calculates mathematics, arranges blocks, or recognizes letters and images.

i. Word Games

Word games are often designed to test abilities with language or to explore its properties. Word Game is generally used as a source of entertainment, but has been proven to serve an educational purpose as well. Based on the above description it can be concluded that the game is a result of the multimedia process in the form of tools for fun and can be used as a medium for learning.

2. Understanding Education
In the big dictionary of English education means education, while according to Sugihartono (2007: 3) education comes from the learner, or educates which means maintaining and forming exercises. Whereas in the large dictionary of Indonesian (1991) education is defined as the process of changing the attitude and behavior of a person or group of people in an effort to mature human beings through teaching and training efforts. Education is a learning process obtained by every human being, in this Read More

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