Long story short: I want to use a modified (and very simplifgied) version of Pirates CSG to teach the first module of a short linear algebra course. Many of the game mechanics (such as crew) have to be sacrificed in order to explain, play and give and additional class in 2 hours.
The basic mechanics are similar to Pirates but adding…[Read more]
I’m a university teacher and stumbled across Pirates CSG while searching for miniatures to use as teaching aids in a class of linear algebra for biologists. Sorry to say I haven’t played it yet but I hope I can dupe my better half into playing next weekend :-D.
I’ve developed an alternate (and very basic) set of rules so students learn…[Read more]