Into the Flow

Everything but digital games

What we aim for

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Our games must give competitive players the chance to master the game and give casual players the feeling that they are enjoying themselves.

 

The goals of the games are so evident, that when someone plays the game for the first time, he/she will remember the rules of the game instantly.

 

These factors enhance the involvement and that's how you get into the flow !

Face-to-face interaction

Digital games miss out a crucial aspect where we stand for: face-to-face interaction. Our social games create a collective game experience which these games can't offer.

 

Next to our existing BOARD GAMES with novel points of view and unique GAME EXPERIENCES, we also design TAILOR MADE games for distinct teams, events and even locations.

 

Into the flow designs inventive board games and game experiences, where direct interaction is key. Our goal is to find the interface between recreation and effort.

Reincarnation

Will you be the next Hindu to break through the eternal cycle of rebirth as far as to reach moksha or the final state of bliss? Submit yourself to the will of the Hindu gods, live in perfect harmony with yourself and gather enough karma to be reborn in a higher caste in your next life. Be more resourceful and quicker than the other would-be saints. 

 

Reincarnation is a whirling sacred race that is won by the one that does the right thing!

 

Amount of players:  2 to 5 

Difficulty level:  10+

Game length:  75 minutes

Board games

alfa version

Escape Now!

Most cooperative games are determined by the most dominant player and the other players just follow. This is not case with Escape Now! In this swift card game with 60 action cards every card is worth one minute to free yourself and your team from a generic escape room. Trust your intuition and rely on the strengths of your teammates to break the record!

 

Escape Now! is like a real escape room: be resourceful and trust your team members!

 

Amount of players:  1 to 6 

Difficulty level:  8+

Game length:  15 min 

Content: 1 game board, 34 cards, 71 meeples, 95 tokens

Content: 70 playing cards, 6 pawns

In Data Leak you take the role of a hacker trying to find out the passwords of your competitors before they do. Make a strong password with a given set of characters, encrypt viruses and spyware and connect to online network in these uncertain times where data leaks are an inevitability.

 

Data Leak is a fast paced and tactical word game where all means are justified!

 

Amount of players:  2 to 4

Difficulty level:  12+

Game length:  20 minutes 

final version

Content: 58 tiles, 4 screens, 8 player boards, 1 cotton bag

Rise of the Kingdoms

You're the incarnation of the great leader at the dawn of the dark middle ages who unifies the scattered European clans into a glorious nation. Throughout 7 centuries, append your royal influence and that of the pope to found powerful cities with castles and cathedrals, educate your people and wage for war in the name of the Lord!

 

Rise of the Kingdoms is a condensed and intense civilization builder for great schemers!

 

Amount of players:  3 to 4 

Difficulty level:  12+

Game length:  40 min/player

final version

Content: 63 cards, 202 markers, 226 other components

Recreation - Effort:  50% - 50%

Interaction: 8 / 10

Key words: efficiency, balance, god powers

Recreation - Effort:  50% - 50%

Interaction: 9 / 10

Key words: cooperative, press your luck, replayable

Recreation - Effort:  45% - 55%

Interaction: 10 / 10

Key words: quick word game, tactics, deduction

Recreation - Effort:  35% - 65%

Interaction: 9 / 10

Key words: strategy, 8 kingdoms, inventions timeline

Data Leak

final version

prototype - version 4.1

Raging Rodents

Content: only 18 cards!

In this game with only 18 cards the wacky rodents ravage the prairie, the woods and the river. Some of the creatures like to settle on their own, others thrive better while in company, while even other rodents adapt incredibly fast or mutate suddenly! And of course the predators are lurking to get their paws on these little fellas...

 

Raging Rodents is a hilarious and mean card game for nimble rodents!

 

Amount of players:  1 to 4

Difficulty level:  10+

Game length:  10 minutes 

Recreation - Effort:  55% - 45%

Interaction: 10 / 10

Key words: snarky tactics with only 18 cards

Stir it up!

Stir it up! brings out the best and the worst in the participants. In this dynamic hidden roles game for teams of 10 to 30 players at your location both mild helpers as cunning fiends can have their go in a theme of your choice: from super heroes over secret services to environmentalists and even historically inspired themes. Some examples of previous themes: Yarr Mateys!, The Golden Century, Hindu Day,… You name it, we make it!

 

In this asymetrical game there are custom made roles for every type of player: work together as a social animal, analyze the maneuvers of others as an observer, play it hard as an instigator or just follow your own selfish path to victory before the others can. Ask for more information by emailing to info@into-the-flow.be.

Game experiences

Available since Oct 2018

Hottentot Play

At the Cassenbroek in Bonheiden you can find an authentic Renaissance farmstead: the Hottentothoeve. For the owners we've elaborated a surprsing game experience which is perfectly linked to the farm and its surroundings: www.hottentothoeve.be.

 

In Hottentot Play 15 to 25 participants impersonate characters from the Renaissance like cartographs, inventors, noblemen and adventurers who have to cooperate in a resourceful manner to establish a reborn society!

 

Hottentot Play: more than a teambuilding activity around the swamps of Cassenbroek!

Since autumn 2019

Breinbrouwerij

There's a close collaboration with Breinbrouwerij where we design and elaborate teambuilding activities and mobile escape rooms on demand!

Under the catchphrase "constructive escapism" already 3 succesfull mobile escape rooms have been designed, which can easily be booked and which are heading your way:

- Escape truck: a challenging escape adventure on wheels up to 6 investigators (60 minutes). 

- Mini-escape: a exciting expedition for 2 to 4 travellers (20 minutes).

-The poison: a venomous safari through the African savannah up to 8 discoverers (60 minutes).

For more informations and bookings, go to www.breinbrouwerij.com

Available since Jan 2017

Looking for inspiration?

Are you looking for that flash of insight or are you tired of dull team building events?

 

In other words, are you making plans to conceive a game (experience) or to organize one and you could use some support, then Into the Flow offers you the optimal assistance: from advice and brainstorming to design and elaboration. And all this for a fair price!

 

Ask for the possiblities and prices by sending an e-mail to info@into-the-flow.be

Think further together!

We're continuously working on our own projects, but that doesn't mean it stops within our creative cocoon.

 

If you are a grafic designer, a game publisher or producer and you believe in our games and projects and you want to shape them further up, then contact us immediately at info@into-the-flow.be

 

Share your ideas, passion and vision to expand our mutual perspective!.

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