For teams and companies to be successful, the ability to deliver rapidly has moved from luxury to necessity. Even with a clear company goal, people often act irrationally when it comes to optimizing the underlying processes. As much fun as it can be to focus on the new, beautiful, or innovative, companies are focused on the ultimate measure of value: revenue.
Rival Effort explores process optimization and efficiency strategies, asking players to explore how to manage their effort between projects. Through the game participants become managers in a company competing to make as much profit, and thus winning a promotion.
Play time: 90 – 120 minutes
Debrief: 15 – 30 minutes (plenary)
Players: 4 – 6
Best played with multiple games occurring concurrently.