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.
TOM'S BLOG: GAME DESIGNERS ARE MADE, NOT BORN Game design, which is a learned skill, is critical for the success of serious games.
DELOITTE PLAYS THE GAME OF HIRING SERIOUSLY Consultancy firm Deloitte uses a serious game to test job candidates.
TOM'S BLOG: WE'RE BACK, WE NEVER LEFT Expect more regular updates. Hope you like the new look. That is all.
CHANGE THE RULES OF FAMILY THERAPY Two therapists use serious games to help couples and families.
WE NEED YOUR HELP! MORE GAMES! MORE SUCCESS STORIES! Got a success story? An interesting game? Help us add it to this site! We need your suggestions for our running list.
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.