Borderline Boardgames

First drawings for Real iDeal lifestyle categories

First drawings for Real iDeal lifestyle categories

Project team in France shares first drawings for the Real iDeal lifestyle categories. Now, all partners will collect and discuss feedback to make decisions.

Update on the production progress in Portugal

Update production: cutting 9000 pieces in full process. After cutting, they get individually hand cleaned on the cuttings before the painting process will begin. Height: 3cm, weight: 6 grams. We'll be busy with this till end of month for sure. We'll keep you posted...

Real iDeal was used as part of training ‘Power of Non-formal Education’

As part of the training of young people 'Power of Non-formal Education' workshop 'Real iDeal' was conducted in the gymnasium of Split with 23 students of 3rd grade in subjects of economy and policies. Workshop 'Real iDeal was conducted by project team in Croatia and lasted 80 min. During this time, participants planned their life goals  until the age of 60 years. During six rounds participants were building their lives, exercised their goals, paid taxes, dealt with bad luck and living…

Updates on the Real iDeal game production

Works with wood now really kicked off... 9000 pieces to be cut, cleaned, sorted, painted over the next weeks. Playtime is over, serious business no.

Real iDeal testing at Lentvaris Youth Centre in Lithuania

Project team in Lithuania tested the short version of Real iDeal with the young people at the Open youth centre in Lentvaris. It was 2nd testing for the group. Main feedback: the luck factor is maybe too influential on the game, young people preferred solving tasks rather than just simply playing the dice, suggestion came to use 'Roulette of Life' only for tasks/questions, for some of youngsters it was challenging the calculation task (challenging=learning).

Mission Z promotion material

Project team in Portugal created a "final draft" design of a roll up, which we're planning to make for Mission Z in Portugal. We're also working on a similar smaller poster.

Boarderline Boardgames logo design: ideas needed!

Project partners started exchanging ideas on the project logo design.

Team in Lithuania applied for co-funding

Today project team in Lithuania submitted proposal for co-funding to national Euroguidance call to develop educational tools for youth career guidance. We proposed Real iDeal Virtual Life version. We asked around 2500 EUR for game production, testing and promotion at local level. The decision should be made by mid of May, 2015.

Real iDeal testing continues in Lithuania

The project team in Lithuania has tested the Real iDeal in Rudiskes school. This time we used the shorter version of the game - Real iDeal Virtual Life. The time aspect was important to match the school lesson plan. We managed to fit into the time frame of 2 lessons and a break in between.

Partners from Norway applied for co-funding

On Monday project team in Norway submitted an application to answer a call from the Norwegian Ministry of Foreign Affairs to support Norwegian organisations' cooperation with relevant European partners. We've applied for 28 120 NOK (around €3000) for 2 nights worth of accommodation, food, stationery, etc. for 18 people to enable us to host various workshops linked to your areas of expertise and experience in European youth work for a full day extra after our Partner meeting in Norway…