July 19, 2019
Comments Off on SuperBetter shown to have #1 greatest effect for reducing depression & anxiety symptoms in meta-analyses of mental health app studies
We are proud that SuperBetter is backed by science. One of the studies evaluating the effectiveness of SuperBetter is a randomized controlled trial conducted at the University of Pennsylvania. In that study, participants who played SuperBetter for 30 days had … Continue reading
June 21, 2019
Comments Off on A big thank you to the Super Allies we interviewed!
Here at SuperBetter we’ve recently been carrying out a multi-faceted research project intended to help us better understand the ways that peole use and benefit from SuperBetter—what kinds of goals and challenges they use it for, their patterns and habits … Continue reading
September 3, 2015
Comments Off on Connect with the SuperBetter community and meet Jane!
September 15th kicks off an amazing season for SuperBetter, and we want you to be a part of it! Jane will be touring the U.S. and Canada, connecting with SuperBetter fans and discussing her awesome new book. This is your chance … Continue reading
August 11, 2015
Comments Off on You could win a custom SuperBetter adventure!
You already know SuperBetter is a gameful way of living that can change your life, and now there’s a book that proves it. If you’re ready to get even stronger, happier, braver, and more resilient, then you don’t want to … Continue reading
August 4, 2015
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SuperBetter creator Jane McGonigal discusses the Health Benefits of Games on The Tim Ferriss Show. In this conversation, Tim and Jane dig into everything from recovering from head trauma to how you can use Candy Crush Saga to lose weight. … Continue reading
July 28, 2015
Comments Off on SuperBetter Science Update
Amazing news! A randomized controlled study of SuperBetter was published in the June 2015 edition of the Games for Health Journal. That’s right, the benefits of using SuperBetter are now confirmed in a study that has been published in a … Continue reading
July 21, 2015
Comments Off on A SuperBetter story
We are super excited to learn about the many ways that SuperBetter is helping people be stronger for life. Today, we share an amazing story from Melissa Decapua’s blog, Modern Nurse. Melissa writes: I originally fell in love with SuperBetter … Continue reading
May 4, 2014
Comments Off on “A New Way to Treat Depression: Games” – We’re in the Wall Street Journal!
After being diagnosed with an autoimmune disorder last September, Reva Wood struggled with chronic pain, and then anxiety stemming from chronic pain. To reduce her anxiety, she decided to try something a little unusual: a video game called SuperBetter that … Continue reading
April 5, 2014
Comments Off on Happy three year anniversary, SuperBetter! (and here’s what’s next…)
We’re thrilled that three years after launching our first prototype, SuperBetter has helped nearly half a million players — and the game remains 100% free online. If you’re playing SuperBetter online, hopefully you’ve noticed that we’ve celebrated our anniversary by … Continue reading
March 4, 2013
by Mike Hostetler
Comments Off on A SUPERBETTER Site Update
Dear SuperBetter Players, You may have seen a few more bugs and errors lately across SuperBetter and are thinking What is going on?! We empathize with you and want to let all our awesome players and fans know what is … Continue reading