SemanticGames.org is a website for collecting information on games that use semantic technologies or try to contribute in the area of semantic content creation. The web site should serve as comprehensive overview of the currently available semantic games in terms of what these games focus on as semantic games address a specific purpose.
In FACTory Game, a user is provided with knowledge from the Cyc knowledge base. The gamer then has to decide whether the information is true, false, does not make sense or whether he cannot tell. In order to get points, the game compares the user’s input to the majority input. Website: http://game.cyc.com/game.htmlView full post
In TubeLink, a video is shown to the player in a crystal ball surrounded by tags that might fit the video. The player has to drag the tags to matching scenes in the video in order to fill the ball with energy in case that the predictions are accurate. In case there are enough matches …View full post
Waisda is a video annotation game focusing on TV shows. The gamers have to annotate the objects in the TV shows they are provided with. They annotate the same TV show and in case that two or more players use the same tag to annotate an object, they get points. The shorter the time difference …View full post
SpotTheLink is a two player game focusing on the alignment of DBpedia concepts to the Proton upper ontology. Each player has to select Proton concepts which are either the same as or more specific than a randomly selected DBpedia concept. Matching choices are rewarded. Website: http://ontogame.sti2.at/games/View full post
In PhraseDetectives the players have to make decisions regarding whether or not a certain phrase has appeared already before in the game, whether a phrase is actually a property and they have to complete other tasks. The more players agree on a player’s decision the more points are rewarded. Website: http://anawiki.essex.ac.uk/phrasedetectives/index.phpView full post
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