Serious games help people change the rules for just enough time to discover new ways to overcome their challenges. From bridging political differences to gaining insights about what your customers really want, from learning how to fly a plane to mediating family problems, serious games have a lot of applications. You’ll find these stories here, along with information about the games themselves.
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KRIEGSPIEL, THE GAME EVERY MILITARY PLAYS A Prussian officer invents a game that is now a standard tool of military education and ideation.
MEGAGAMES HELP PREPARE FOR MEGAPROBLEMS Multiple teams of players struggle with crises from earthquakes to alien invasions.
PLAYING GAMES WITH SOFTWARE QUALITY Dice Of Debt, a simple, dice-based game shows the importance of software quality.
COLLEGE ATHLETIC RECRUITER GAMES ITS FUTURE Serious games are part of the NCSA’s product management toolkit.
CISCO'S SERIOUS MARKETING GAME EXCEEDS EXPECTATIONS Cisco's myPlanNet game had greater marketing reach than even their most popular marketing pieces.