Datopolis now available to everyone!

10th November 2020

The Open Data Institute is proud to release the online version of our Datapolis board game, completely free, for everyone to play.

Moving Datopolis online

23rd April 2020

Things have changed a lot over the last 5 years!

Our first board game prototype

19th March 2015

Today we tested one of our open data board game prototypes for the first time over lunch. Obviously it was a smashing success, there’s very little iteration needed and it will be coming to a toy store near you soon.

Principles behind an open data board game

2nd February 2015

At our first internal board game workshop, we crowd sourced principles to guide the board game design process - what people like and what they want to avoid. These were the results: