31 Jan 2020

Webinar: Bridge the Culture Gap for English Language Learners with Interactive Cartoon Games Feb 6th 2020 6pm CET

SIETAR Italia and Culture Buff Games invite you to the webinar "Bridge the Culture Gap for English Language Learners with Interactive Cartoon Games" on Feb 6th from 6:00 pm CET.   Founder of Culture Buff Games Lucy Fogarty will show how intercultural trainers and English language teachers can use interactive cartoon…

31 Jan 2020

Happy Super Bowl

Happy Super Bowl ! The Kansas City Chiefs and the San Francisco 49ers will face-off at Super Bowl LIV or the 54th Super Bowl in Miami, Florida this Sunday. The Super Bowl is the most popular and watched sporting event in the United States. It is the annual championship game…

24 Jan 2020

Happy Chinese New Year

Happy Chinese New Year! According to the Chinese Zodiac 2020 is the year of the Rat. In the story of the Chinese Zodiac, the Jade Emperor held a competition to decide which animals would be included in the zodiac. The quick-witted rat asked the diligent ox if he could jump onto the…

01 Jan 2020

Happy New Year

Bridge the Culture Gap with Game-Based Cultural Learning Culture Buff Games is an EdTech leader in game-based cultural learning. We develop country specific interactive cartoon games that help students and adults relocating to a foreign country learn about a county's cultural values. Designed by culture experts, our games help people…

19 Dec 2019

Happy Holidays

Give the gift of game-based cultural learning this festive season.  Culture Buff Games is a game-based cultural learning tool that helps students and adults relocating to a foreign country develop cultural awareness and competence in a way that is fun, engaging and effective. Designed by culture experts, our country specific…

27 Nov 2019

Happy Thanksgiving

Thanksgiving is a holiday celebrated by Americans on the fourth thursday in November. This year it falls on November 28th. Thanksgiving can be traced back to the 1620 celebration at the Plymouth Plantation, where the Pilgrims invited the native Indians to a harvest feast after a successful growing season. The previous…

25 Oct 2019

Happy Diwali

Diwali or Deepavali is a five day Festival of Light celebrated by Indians and by the Indian diaspora across the globe.  Rooted in Hinduism, Diwali commemorates the triumph of good over evil and hope over darkness. Homes are decorated with tiny electric lights or small clay lamps called diyas. Rangoli…

01 Oct 2019

Happy Golden Week

The 7-day holiday from Oct 1st to Oct 7th is called 'Golden Week' in China. During Golden week more than 800 million Chinese or over half of the population will return to their hometown or travel abroad. There are two Golden Weeks in China, one for Chinese New Year or…

12 Sep 2019

Happy Mid-Autumn Festival

The Chinese celebrate the Mid-Autumn festival on the fifteenth day of the eight month of the lunar calendar. In China, gift giving is an important part of building and maintaining relationships. During the Mid-Autumn festival elaborately wrapped moon cakes are gifted to foster new friendships and to strengthen existing friendships.…

02 Sep 2019

Happy Ganesh Chaturthi

Ganesh Chaturthi, also known as Vinayaka Chaturthi, is a ten day long Hindu festival which honors the birthday of the elephant-headed God Ganesh. To the Hindus, God Ganesh is a symbol of good fortune, wisdom, wealth and new beginnings. Designed by interculturalists, Culture Buff Indian Values interactive games leverage visual…