Business Online Game Farmersi

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Presentation of the business game Farmersi - an online economic simulation. It is free to play via a web browser at http://farmersi.net.
In the game players manage virtual farms in the Wild West - they grow crops, raise cattle and make investments.
Individual games are 1-15 players at a time and last for 6-17 turns. While you are having fun you just might also learn helpful business skills and develop insight into how economies and markets function.

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Business Online Game Farmersi

  1. 1. BUSINESS GAMEFARMERSIwww.farmersi.net<br />economicsimulation<br />www.farmersi.net<br />
  2. 2. Overview<br />Free web-based multiplayer business strategy game.<br />Players manage virtual farms in the Wild West.<br />Grow crops, raise cattle and make investments.Manage your farm better than other players to win! <br />Make continuous progress with your character while you challenge opponents in normal, league, scenario,and team games!<br />Individual games are 1-15 players at a time and last for 6-17 turns. While you are having fun you just might also learn helpful business skills and develop insight into how economies and markets function.<br />www.farmersi.net<br />
  3. 3. screenshots<br />www.farmersi.net<br />
  4. 4. Farmersi Main features<br />Teaches financial intelligence:<br />Market data analysis<br />Evaluation of investment risk and profitability<br />Recognizing market trends<br />Planning cash flow<br />Does not require much time. Games are turn based with one turn every 24 hours. Faster games available.<br />All players have the same starting conditions.<br />Play individually or build and work with a team.<br />Each game is different (random starting parameters).<br />Requires only a webbrowser.<br />www.farmersi.net<br />
  5. 5. users<br />Farmersi requires thinking – it is an ideal game for those who like intelectual challenges and want to practice their business skills.You must make good decisions to win.<br />Almost 60% of players have a higher educational degree or currently study. 70% of players are 20-39 years old.<br />www.farmersi.net<br />
  6. 6. Game - towns<br />Games are played in different towns during 19th century America– each town has unique parameters.<br />Victory conditions can also vary between games (highest farm value, greatest export income, largest herd, etc.)<br />www.farmersi.net<br />
  7. 7. Game - investing<br />There are many differentinvestments in the game,with various profitabilityratios.<br />Revenue from various assets may change each turn based on market conditions.<br />If many players invest in one area, it may be difficult to make a profit.<br />www.farmersi.net<br />
  8. 8. Game - markets<br />Players buy and sell land, livestock, and grain.<br />They place their buy and sell offers at 5 price levels.<br />Supply and demand determines the market price each turn.<br />www.farmersi.net<br />
  9. 9. Game – market data<br />Game decisions are strategic actions, not operational – all required information is supplied by the system. <br />www.farmersi.net<br />
  10. 10. Game - charts<br />Most market data is presented on colorful charts.<br />www.farmersi.net<br />
  11. 11. Game – contextual help<br />It’s possible to start playing even without reading any instructions – there is plenty of contextual help on the game sheet. <br />There are also introductory games with A.I. players and more limited options so that players are introduced to complexities gradually.<br />www.farmersi.net<br />
  12. 12. Jointhegame for free!www.farmersi.net<br />

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