The authors of Playing History, in cooperation with the DDR Museum, created an easy, entertaining and exciting card game to tangibly convey a chapter of East-West German History.

The game includes 108 cards and a detailed description of how the game is played.

This game is only available in German.

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6,95 €

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Free German Youth or a Religious Youth Group? Studying in Moscow or secretly distributing the opposition’s pamphlets? Head of state or political exile? What will your biography during the German reunification look like?

"Wendepunkte" lets you play a possible life during the DDR and after the reunification. You will be confronted with the pressures of the system, contradictions within a possible biography and you will have to make decisions that will have direct repercussions later in your play-life. You will learn, through play, about the political changes of 1989, which changed the lives of millions of people over night.

"Wendepunkte" is an easy, entertaining and exciting card game which is fun to play and explains East-West German history. 

The game was created in cooperation with the DDR Museum.

This game is only available in German.

Data sheet

  • Size 10 cm x 13,4 cm x 2,2 cm
  • Weight 217 g
  • Packaging slip-lid box
  • Content 96 cards, 8 overview cards, 4 headline cards, 1 instruction
  • Year 1. edition 2017
  • Author Michael Geithner, Martin Thiele-Schwez
  • Language German
  • Age 12 years+
  • Players 3-8 players


Wendepunkte – Spielanleitung


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