In a project funded by the Federal Foreign Office, our students designed a collection of board games. Each game transforms a different aspect of politics into a board game. All board games are available as Print-and-Play PDF versions, all source files are available under a Creative Commons license, for easy expansion and translation.

Tags: Education, Politics, Games, Educational Games, Learn smart, Informal Education, Life long learning

Fabian Hemmert

University of Wuppertal

The “Powers in Play” student team was led by Prof. Dr.-Ing. Fabian Hemmert, who is a professor of interface design in the University of Wuppertal‘s Industrial Design department. Before, he worked for Nintendo, Marvel Comics, and the Design Research Lab at the Berlin University of the Arts, in collaboration with Deutsche Telekom.

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