Talking about Big Data Research Processes

A card-swiping computer game to explore the complexities of Big Data research. 

Premise of the game:

  • You are the researcher in charge of a Big Data project.
  • You need to keep Knowledge, Ethics, Money and People in balance (the symbols at the top of game screen)
  • Make decisions by swiping each card (scenario) left or right (yes or no), but be warned, every decision has consequences.
  • Have you got what it takes to keep the world of big data in balance?
  • Tip: Gently the tip the card to read the possible answers


A pilot version of the game can be played at:

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This game was built using the 'Kings Asset' in Unity: