CultureDude is a cross cultural education game which helps people to learn practical cultural differences in a fun way. More information can be found from
Any individual or company with the ambition to learn practical cultural knowledge and measure cultural perception index may register an account with CultureDude and play the games.
CultureDude will provide you with the most important and practical themes you need to know when traveling to a foreign country in order for you to successfully achieve your goals. More information can be found from
Culture Dude provides a unique tool for learning about intercultural differences in an efficient way and provides metrics to understand your team’s cross cultural perception level. More information can be found from
Cross cultural consultants have to give more value to their services in order to keep pace with evolving business needs and defend their market share. Cross-cultural consultants will have to demonstrate to clients how a more complete service portfolio that contains competitive technologies like the CultureDude’s metrics will help them achieve their goals. More information can be found from http://www.culturedude.com/for-cultural-consultants/
CultureDude’s games cover a wide range of themes. From the basics of a country (capital city, language, currency, etc) to social etiquette (how to greet people, behave when visiting locals, etc) and business and negotiation behavior (how to exchange cards, what negotiation style to use, etc), you will know everything you need to make successful connections with people from all over the world.
CultureDude has developed an innovative 6 stage process of cultural scenario content development.More information can be found here:
Prices for the game varies. All prices can be found on our registration page.
More information can be found from http://www.culturedude.com/membership-account/membership-levels/
In order to be able to play the full games, you need to purchase it first by signing up for any package of interest that allows to play full games. The purchase can be done here:
You can pay online to play full games.
At the moment, we accept only Paypal payment option. Other payment options would soon be available.
Ofcourse. You can play basic scenarios for free for all available countries. Just click any country flag and start playing. All countries can be found from here http://www.culturedude.com/category/continents/
The cultural perception dashboard is a tool that helps organizations to measure members/employees’ cultural knowledge level. It will be useful for cross cultural consultants or international organizations to measure group/department/organizations collective cultural perception knowledge.
More information can be found from http://www.culturedude.com/about-culturedude/
You may login from the homepage of culturedude.com.
Click on the Dashboard Login from the upper menu.
Enter the username and password you registered with for the Dashboard.
If you do not have login credentials and wish to obtain one then send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org with your organization details.
If you have forgotten or cannot remember your password, you can request to reset it by sending an email to email@example.com
In order to change your password:
Sign in to your Dashboard account, and then click on My account.
On the ¨Edit your account page¨ enter and re-enter your new password and then click save.
In the cultural perception dashboard, you can view:
The overall cultural perception index of your company/organization
Your regional cultural knowledge (per country or per culture);
Individual members/employees’ cultural knowledge;
The impact of cultural pitfalls on your business.
You can always login to the dashboard and download your personalized report by clicking Download Report button in the top right corner of the page. Report will be downloaded in pdf format.
CultureDude’s metrics can provide you with statistical data about cultural awareness of a certain people, country or culture. This data can be very useful for a wide range of cultural related research topics.
I am an internationalization strategy consultant , how can I use the CultureDude metrics for research purposes?
CultureDude’s metrics can provide you with statistical data about different countries which can be used for internationalization strategies and planning.
In order to sign in to play the games, please
Click the login button on the right side of the CultureDude’s home page
Enter your login and password credentials
Click login button
In order to choose the game you want to play,
Select the continent and then select the country you would like to play or
Click the button “All countries” and select the country you would like to play from the list
You can also search for the country on the right top corner
In order to play the game, you should:
Click the play button to start playing the game
The game will launch in a new window
You can control the game with the ‘settings’ button at the bottom of the page
The ‘thumb up’ and ‘thumb down’ signs are a feedback system that allows our cultural experts to know the usefulness of the information in any particular scenario. Thumbs up sign means the information is found useful, while the thumbs down sign means the information is found not useful. This will help us to bring you more updated and personalized content for your need.
Yes! You may stop playing the game at any moment and continue from the same spot next time you open the same game. A pop-up window will request permission from you to continue from the exit point.
Yes! You may share your results through different social networking sites such as Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, by using the social media share buttons located at the bottom of the results page.
The CultureDude learning tool can help you to measure the depth of your clients’ (companies) cross cultural knowledge. The measurement metrics helps to convince your clients about their cross cultural deficiencies hence, creating additional business and training opportunities for your consultancy business. The CultureDude tool can differentiate and make your trainings and workshop fun and interactive. Real time report/metrics about your client companies current cultural knowledge can make your training much more realistic and practical.
As an international organization, how can our company and employees benefit from the CultureDude game?
CultureDude can help you to educate your employees about intercultural differences in an efficient way. Our metrics help to assess and understand a team’s cross-cultural perception level. Business failures caused by cultural pitfalls can be successfully avoided with CultureDude hence, leading to improved cultural understanding for your international customers.
Our company is going to venture into another country, how can I use CultureDude to train our employees?
With the CultureDude learning tool, you can educate all your employees about the potential cultural pitfalls and cultural shocks they might face while operating in the country. The CultureDude tool will provide you and your employees with basic information about the country, communication style, public behavior, dining etiquette etc. These kind of information will be useful for your employees to adapt fast to their new environment and survive daily life situations happily while interacting with locals.
With the CultureDude learning tool, you can educate your sales team about business negotiation style, business meeting etiquette, business card exchange rules, business dressing etiquette and etc. in different countries. This will help your sales team to succeed in business negotiations and strike more deals.
The CultureDude learning tool can provide your students with relevant information about cultural shocks they might face in their destination countries. Such information as communication style, public behavior, dining etiquette, gift giving etiquette and etc. will prepare your students for daily situations and interactions with the local students.
CultureDude will provide you with the most important and practical cultural situations information that will help you avoid negotiation failures, and get better interpersonal skills that promotes friendship and smooth integration with local students.
The CultureDude learning tool can educate children in a fun and interactive way about cultural differences. This helps students to understand why children, people, teachers, parents and fellow classmates are different from each other. This knowledge/exposure has the capability to tackle the problems of bullying and racism in schools.
Yes! The CultureDude game can be used as anti-racism campaign and learning tool for sensitizing people in different parts of the world about cultural differences. This helps to respect other cultures and avoid misunderstandings when meeting people from different parts of the world.
As a city councillor, we like to better integrate the immigrant minority. How can we use CultureDude for better cultural understanding ?
The CultureDude game is an online tool that can help you to teach people about practical cultural differences. The knowledge can help to improve team’s co-operation, customer interaction, anti-racism at work places and also improve employee retention because of understanding of cultural differences.
I am a cross cultural consultant, I have my own cultural content. Can I make a personalized game for my clients ?
Yes. We have a platform to make personalized games based on your content. It will save 90% of your technological cost since it is a customizable platform. For more information please write an email to firstname.lastname@example.org