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JamesDrain comments on Open Thread #39 - Effective Altruism Forum

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Comment author: JamesDrain 29 December 2017 10:05:34PM *  0 points [-]

I posted a couple months ago that I was working on an effective altruism board game. You can now order a copy online!

To recap:

  • it's a cooperative game where you start out as a random human sampled from the real-world distribution of income

  • try to get lots of human QALYs and animal QALYs and reduce existential risk

  • all while answering EA-related trivia questions, donating to effective charities, partaking in classic philosophy thought experiments, realizing your own private morality and

  • try to avoid being turned into a chicken.

Comment author: harald 25 March 2018 05:22:46PM 1 point [-]

Cool! Who would you say is the target audience for this? Is it suitable for people who are very new to EA?