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 Concept Game the user is provided with a randomly chosen assertion consisting of three parts. The user then has to decide whether the assertion is meaningful or not. In case the user is right, he gets points and additional time for further assertions. This way, Concept Game collects common sense knowledge. Website: http://apps.facebook.com/conceptgame/ Datasets: …View full post
In Phetch one player out of 3-5 is chosen as describer. He describes an image and the other players, the seekers, have to find it on the web with the help of the describer’s description. The first seeker finding the image becomes the describer in the next round. Right guesses give points, while wrong guesses …View full post
GuessWhat?! focuses on creating ontologies by presenting users with concept fragments from Linked Open Data in order to have the users guessing a described concept. In addition each user can judge on the concept choice of an opponent in order to reach consensus on the final concept to use. Starting point is a seed concept …View full post
In Categorilla/Categodzilla, a pair of players is rewarded if they supply matching words and phrases, fitting a certain provided category under the requirement of supplying only words and phrases that start with a specific initial letter. As the requirement of considering only words and phrases that start with a certain letter can be a rather …View full post
HeardIt is a multiplayer game focusing on tagging music. Therefore the players have to complete different types of tasks like guessing which artist sings the current song. The more players select the same the higher the “agree-O-meter”. Website: http://apps.facebook.com/herd-it/View full post
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