Kummara collaborated with Financial Services Authority of Indonesia (Otoritas Jasa Keuangan/OJK) to develop a boardgame called "SIKAPIUANGMU". The main purpose of this boardgame is to educate student in grade 4 and 5 in Indonesia about financial products, such as Bank, Insurance, Pension Fund, Pawnshop, Financing and Capital Market. The learning
Pop culture enthusiasts in Jakarta now have a new place to be. Recently in Kuningan City, a place called Main District is officially opened for public. Other than being a meeting point for several communities, Main District will also hold event and toys bazaar every weekend. The first event, called
Last time, I told you about my feeling when people are not really pay attention because they are too busy with their smartphone while playing board game (see : Board Game versus Social Media). Yes, I hate it and I hate them. Now, I will tell you some informations about
Board Game is always interesting, at least for me. This time I would ask you a question, “Who are you when you play games?”. Many Games has its story developed by its theme or mechanics. Some don’t have a story because it is an abstract strategy game like Chess, and Othello.
This can be fun because you never know what’s going to happen. This also become contradictive between players, one hate throwing dice, but one thinks it is needed. Luck is introduced to add variety and difficulty to the game. Sometimes it can ruin your perfect plan, maybe you’ll get angry
Only a few days ago I had an opportunity to discuss with one of the largest traditional toys and games distributor in Indonesia. It was indeed a nice discussion since I was given more insights of Indonesian toys and games market from the retailer and distributor’s point of view while
We have seen how significant changes in technology could be made, only in few years. We watched our mobile phones evolve from a mere telecommunication tools, into a device with so many integrated features that mold our very lifestyle and image. Same thing also goes in the game industry. We
What can we do to cheer kids with cancer? There are many ways, but maybe we can learn something from Mrs. Dina, one of the volunteer teachers in the children’s cancer center in Bandung (YKAKB -Yayasan Kasih Anak Kanker Bandung). She has been volunteering for about six months in YKAKB. And
Now we proceed to the next part of self publishing your board game. Assuming you have done pretty well on the game play design, you will then have to invest on an artist to make sure the visualization aspect in your board game will be interesting enough for the players.
So, you have designed your own game, you did several test play sessions that gave you an enormous amount of data and input, you analyzed them and refined it to a better version (for your targeted players), and you probably asked a professional artist to provide the greatest artworks for