Playing the IsivivaneGame has the effect of suspending normal reality.This allows players toreﬂect on key questionsusing a broader perspec-tive than their position inthe organisation normallygives them. A circle isvisible only when you stepoutside it.
About the Isivivane game
The Isivivane game helps you see com-plex realities in new, more empoweringways and suggests that whatever peopledo can be seen as a game. A game is
asocially constructed sequence of actions
that includes elements such as vision,goals, language, resources, style, values,rules, roles and rituals. It’s the waythese elements interact with each otherthat creates the experience unique to aparticular game.
The 9 cards are laid out on a table orﬂoor, relative to the points of the com-pass.The centre card represents the vision ordream of what needs to be achieved.The other 8 cards have a dynamic rela-tionship with the vision and each other.This system provides the informationand structure necessary to action thevision into reality.
The game can be played by one or morepeople. They must want to play.