Language, history and curiosities in games.
The next best thing to playing and winning is playing and losing.
It is a happy talent to know how to play.
I can imagine playing board games together as part of a hiring process. It seems like a good way to test cultural “fit” during a trial period.
The fact that playing games—good ones, anyway—is fundamentally a creative act is something that speaks very well for the medium.
No one could tell from watching us that we were generating knowledge. It looked like we were just playing around.