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What is a knowledge game?

A knowledge game is a game-world that is created specifically to explore and examine business challenges, to improve collaboration, and generate novel insights about the way the world works and what kinds of possibilities we might find there. Game worlds are alternative realities, parallel universes that we can create and explore, limited only by our imagination. A game can be carefully designed in advance, or put together in an instant, with found materials. A game can take 15 minutes or several days to complete. The number of possible games, like the number of possible worlds, is infinite. By imagining, creating and exploring possible worlds, you open the door to breakthrough thinking and real innovation.

 

Knowledge Games is a book I am writing with Sunni Brown and James Macanufo.

 

Read the blog post on this on the Knowledge Games blog.

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Taken on December 2, 2009