Serious game and business glossary

Here you find some of the keywords concerning serious games, gamification and business.

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A form of art in which participants, termed players, make decisions in order to manage resources through game tokens in the pursuit of a goal. Games always base on rules which is the main difference between the game and the play.

Games as a Service

A special type of Software as a Service model. Game is a software as long as it is a computer game. Have a look at Software as a Service (SaaS).


The concept of applying game mechanics and game design techniques to engage and motivate people to achieve their goals.

Gamified application

An application that has been developed from the point of view of gamification. Have a look at Gamification.

Gamified learning

Learning that is based on gamification. Have a look at Gamification.