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Playtest Anticorruption Boardgame: It’s My Business

Together with anticorruption workshop, a playtest session was held by Indonesia Corruption Eradication Commission (KPK) last week in Jakarta. The participants of the workshop played one of KPK's boardgame series called "It's My Business" which developed by Anti-Corruption Learning Centre (ACLC) of KPK. In "It's My Business", players become businessman and
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Learn About Ring of Fire at Museum Geologi Bandung

As a part of research for Ring of Fire boardgame project, Rio and Augi visited Museum Geologi Bandung (Bandung Geological Museum). They met Pak Oman Abdurahman, the head of Museum Geologi Bandung to discuss and learn more about volcanoes. Pak Oman showed some literature regarding Ring of Fire and volcanoes, including
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Promoting Health Through Gamification

Last week, Kummara team consist of Eko, Rio and Augi joined Community & Health Oriented Programme class in Medical School of Universitas Islam Bandung (UNISBA). The team were asked to share about creative way in promoting health in front of the students and add gamification to it. Joining us as
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Implicit Learning on Sharing Day

In this month's Sharing Day, Eko talked about implicit learning through game. Eko shared the idea of implementing implicit learning in game and how to turn explicit learning into implicit learning. There are 4 experience context in implicit learning; artificial grammar learning, sequence learning, dynamic system control, and probability learning. These
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Boardgame Alley at Pasar Komik Bandung 2016

Among many comics that showed in Pasar Komik Bandung 2016, there is one special area to showcase local board game. This area was organized by Board Game Alley, a collaboration between board game publisher in Indonesia. Kummara's publishing unit, Manikmaya Games, initiated Board Game Alley and invited few publishers to
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Ngummara With Expert, Rahsa Nusantara

For this month's Ngummara with Expert session, we invited Pak Kresna and Bu Ayu from Rahsa Nusantara. Rahsa Nusantara is a jamu brand started in 2012 and now based in Bandung. They made jamu by order and served some variations such as Beras Kencur, Jahe Rempah and Kunyit Asam. Usually, our
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Aquatico: Tragedy of Commons

Last week, Eko and Eja went to Bali to have a meeting with Coral Triangle Center. After "Aquatico", now Kummara and CTC collaborate to make a new board game about sea conservation, called "Aquatico: Tragedy of Commons" (temporary title). "Aquatico: Tragedy of Commons" is a board game about sea conservation where
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Game Music and Audio Talk at IN.GAME 2016

Tian from Monkey Melody, Kummara's unit for game music and sound, was invited to be one of the speaker for DevTalk at IN.GAME 2016 (Indonesia Indie Game Festival) last week. Together with Minstrels (Indonesian Video Game Composer), Tian shared about the function of music and audio to enhance gaming experience. In
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Creating Healthy Life in Indonesia with Pencerah Nusantara

On Friday, Kummara and Nutrifood gave workshop about health for Pencerah Nusantara team. Pencerah Nusantara is a social movement based on the spirit to strengthen Indonesia's primary healthcare system for all citizens. Young doctors, dentists, nurses, and everyone who interested in public health can join and for one year
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Playday: Teamwork

On the third Saturday in each month, Manikmaya Games, one of Kummara's unit, held Playday session which open for public. Every month, there will be a theme and all the board games that can be play during Playday are matched with the theme. For April edition of Playday, the theme
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