PITCH 2018 : Video Game Designed to Help Youth Learn About the Struggle with Depression

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Platypus Studios co-founder Paul Ungar says video games can be a useful tool for learning about depression (Photo by Markus Schwabe/CBC)

A Sudbury video game company is thinking outside the box by using educational games to help teach youth about the struggles of living with depression.

Platypus Studios recently pitched its video game Rock Bottom to investors alongside other entrepreneurial start-ups at this year’s NORCAT PITCH 2018 competition.

Co-founder Paul Ungar sat down with CBC’s Morning North to discuss his product.

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