Research tells us that positive people are healthier, friendlier and more resilient. ReachOut Orb is an interactive game built for use on an iPad or desktop that creates a virtual experience to provide useful skills and strategies to help you to think positively and to learn to bounce back from challenging situations.All is not well in ReachOut Orb. What was once a colourful and vibrant world is now grey and glum. Take a step inside, but be warned: a negative force, known to locals as The Glitch, is wreaking havoc across the land.
This can help if:
- you want to learn how to improve your wellbeing
- you love online gaming and want to see it in your classroom
- you stumbled across ReachOut Orb and want to know more!
What is ReachOut Orb?
All is not well in ReachOut Orb. What was once a colourful and vibrant world is now grey and glum. Take a step inside, but be warned: a negative force, known to locals as The Glitch, is wreaking havoc across the land.
When you enter ReachOut Orb, you’ll join a quest to bring colour and positivity back into the environment, interact with characters to boost their wellbeing, face challenging missions, and learn all about your strengths along the way.
- create a personalised avatar using your character strengths.
- begin a quest with your avatar to restore colour to a world drained of colour by The Glitch.
- recharge your Orb - a manifestation of your positive energy - by recording three good things about your day in the real world, and describing why they were good.
- interact with unique characters.
- play short game-based challenges that need your persistence and perseverance.
Compatibility: Built for both iPad/iPad air and desktop (requires iOS 8.0 or later).
Check out the trailer
Want to see this game in your community?
You can spread the word about ReachOut Orb in your school or community by downloading our one-pager and sharing it with your teacher, principal or wellbeing coordinator.
Are you a teacher or professional? Find out how you can benefit from the ReachOut Orb game here.