Books

Books on serious play, LEGO® Serious Play®, games, gamification, creativity, and innovation.

  • Building a Better Business Using the LEGO Serious Play Method (Per Kristiansen & Robert Rasmussen)
  • Creative Confidence: Unleashing the Creative Potential Within Us All (Tom Kelly & David Kelly)
  • Creative Explorations: New Approaches to Identities and Audiences (David Gauntlett)
  • Creativity Workout: 62 Exercises to Unlock Your Most Creative Ideas (Edward de Bono)
  • From Workplace to Playspace: Innovating, Learning & Changing Through Dynamic Engagement (Pamela Meyer)
  • Gamestorming: A Playbook for Innovators, Rulebreakers, and Changemakers (Dave Gray, Sunni Brown, James Macanufo)
  • Making is Connecting: The Social Meaning of Creativity from DIY & Knitting to YouTube & Web 2.0 (David Gauntlett)
  • Play Anything: The Pleasures of Limits, The Uses of Boredom, & the Secret of Games (Ian Bogost)
  • Play: How it Shapes the Brain, Opens the Imagination, and Invigorates the Soul (Stuart Brown)
  • Play to Learn: Everything You Need to Know About Designing Effective Learning Games (Sharon Boller & Karl Kapp)
  • Reality is Broken: Why Games Make Us Better and How They Can Change the World (Jane McGonigal)
  • Six Thinking Hats (Edward De Bono)
  • Superbetter: A Revolutionary Approach to Getting Stronger, Happier, Braver and More Resilient (Jane McGonigal)
  • The Gamification of Learning and Instruction: Game-based Methods and Strategies for Training and Education (Karl Kapp)
  • The Gamification of Learning and Instruction Fieldbook: Ideas into Practice (Karl Kapp)
  • Thinkertoys: A Handbook of Creative-Thinking Techniques (Michael Milchalko)

Simulations

TED Talks

TED talks on serious play, games, gamification, creativity, and innovation.

Videos

Videos on the LEGO® Serious Play® method.