The Game of Goose

A “goose game” refers to a type of board game that involves the movement and interaction of players or characters represented as geese. The most well-known example of a goose game is “The Game of the Goose,” which is a traditional board game originating from the 16th century. In this game, players take turns rolling dice and moving their goose-shaped game pieces along a spiral track, encountering various spaces that may have specific instructions or consequences.

Some online examples

On the web and in the Google play store there are several online goose games available that can be played, also with elderly people. Unfortunately these games can not be changed and adapted to the subject Culinary heritage of our project and they are mostly in the English or Dutch language. But they are still fun to play and students can also try these games to play with elderly people on their phone or PC.

“Untitled Goose Game” (see:  is a popular indie video game developed by House House and released in 2019. It gained significant attention and acclaim for its unique and humorous gameplay.

In the game, players control a mischievous goose that wreaks havoc in a peaceful village. The objective is to complete various tasks and puzzles by utilizing the goose’s abilities to interact with the environment and the non-playable characters (NPCs) in the game.m

“Untitled Goose Game” has received critical acclaim for its clever gameplay, unique concept, and charming art style. It has won several awards and has been praised for its humor, simplicity, and overall enjoyment factor. The game is available on various platforms, including PC, Mac, Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4, and Xbox One.

Some other simple example can be found here:

But there are more! Just search for Goose game on the web or in your favourite store. It might even be available in your own native language.

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