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Browse and find Reacting games by time period.

Prehistoric and Ancient Eras (3000 BCE - 500 CE)

Post-Classical Era (501 - 1500 CE)

Modern    
    Early Modern (1501-1750 CE)
    Late Modern (1751 - 1944 CE)
Contemporary (1945 - Present)
Non-Specific Time 



PREHISTORIC AND ANCIENT ERAS
3000 BCE – 500 AD / CE

The Josianic Reform
The Josianic Reform: Deuteronomy, Prophecy, and Israelite Religion


7th Century BCE       SW Asia          Level 3 Game 

Athens Besieged
Athens Besieged: Debating Surrender 


5th Century BCE     Europe          Microgame

Athens Reconciliation
Athens Reconciliation 


5th Century BCE      Europe       Microgame

Athens 403 BCE
The Threshold of Democracy: Athens in 403 BCE


5th Century BCE      Europe       Published Game

The Ides of March 
Beware the Ides of March: Rome in 44 BCE


1st Century BCE      Europe      Level 3 Game

The Crisis of Catiline
The Crisis of Catiline: Rome, 63 BCE


1st Century BCE      Europe       Level 3 Game

Altar of Victory
Christians, Pagans, and the Altar of Victory 

4th Century CE       Europe       Microgame

Council of Nicaea
Constantine and the Council of Nicaea: Defining Orthodoxy and Heresy in Christianity, 325 CE

4th Century CE         SW Asia / Europe         Published Game

The Egyptian Prison
Egyptian Prison Martyrs and the Council of Antioch


4th Century CE        SW Asia / Europe / Africa     Microgame

POST-CLASSICAL ERA

501 - 1500 AD / CE
6th through 15th centuries
the Medieval Era, the Middle Ages, or the Post-Classical Period

The Synod of Worms
Papal and Imperial Allegiance: The Synod of Worms 1076*


11th Century          Europe          Reacting Microgame 

The Second Crusade
The Second Crusade: The War Council of Acre, 1148


12th Century          Europe  / SW Asia        Level 3 Game

The Fourth Crusade
Remaking of the Medieval World, 1204: The Fourth Crusade


13th Century          Europe  / SW Asia         Published Game

The Duomo
Building the Italian Renaissance: Brunelleschi's Dome and the Florence Cathedral

15th Century          Europe          Published Game

Charles VII
Charles VII and the French Estates, 1435


15th Century          Europe          Microgame

Conclave 1492
Conclave 1492: The Election of a Renaissance Pope


15th Century          Europe          Microgame    


Modern era - Early Modern period

1500 – 1750 AD / CE
16th through 18th centuries

 title=Henry VIII
Henry VIII and the Reformation Parliament


16th Century          Europe          Published Game

 title=Fate of Mary Stuart
The Fate of Mary Stuart: Conspiracy and the Crown, 1586


16th Century          Europe          Microgame

 title=The Wanli Dilemma 
Simplified Confucianism and Wanli Succession Crisis Game 


16th Century          Asia          Microgame

 title=The Wanli Crisis
Confucianism and the Succession Crisis of the Wanli Emperor, 1587


16th Century          Asia          Published Game

 title=Marlowe vs Shakespeare 
Stages of Power: Marlowe and Shakespeare, 1592

16th Century          Europe          Published Game

Augsburg 1531*
Wrestling with the Reformation: Augsburg, 1531


16th Century          Europe          Level 4

 title=Trial of Galileo
The Trial of Galileo: Aristotelianism, the "New Cosmology," and the Catholic Church, 1616-1633

17th Century          Europe          Published Game (STEM)

 title=Cuius Regio
Cuius Regio: the German Reformation

16th Century          Europe          Microgame

 title=Anne Hutchinson
The Trial of Anne Hutchinson: Liberty, Law, and Intolerance in Puritan New England

17th Century          North America          Published Game

Bacon's Rebellion
Bacon's Rebellion, 1676-1677: Race, Class, and Frontier Conflict in Colonial Virginia

17th Century          North America          Level 3 Game

Birth of the Public Sphere
Politics, Religion, and the Birth of the Public Sphere: England, 1685-1688

17th Century          Europe          Level 3 Game


Modern - Late Modern
1750 – 1944 AD / CE
Mid-18th through mid-20th centuries

EncyclopediƩ*

The Enlightenment in Crisis: Diderot's EncyclopediƩ in a Parisian Salon

18th Century            Europe          Level 3

 title=Forest Diplomacy
Forest Diplomacy: Cultures in Conflict on the Pennsylvania Frontier, 1757

18th Century            North America           Published Game

 title=Jumonville Incident
The Jumonville Incident, 1754


18th Century            North America           Microgame

 title=Patriots and Loyalists
Patriots, Loyalists, and Revolution in New York City, 1775-1776

18th Century            North America           Published Game

 title=Constitutional Convention
The Constitutional Convention of 1787: Constructing the American Republic
18th Century            North America           Published Game

 title=Eleventh Pillar
Raising the Eleventh Pillar: The Ratification Debate of 1788

18th Century           North America           Flashpoints

 title=French Revolution
Rousseau, Burke, and Revolution in France, 1791


18th Century          Europe         Published Game

 title=French Rev*
Simplified French Revolution Game for Conference Play

18th Century          Europe         Microgame

Babbage 1846
Charles Babbage, Ada Lovelace, and the Dawn of Computing

19th Century          Europe         Level 3 Game (STEM)

 title=Rage against the Machine
Rage Against the Machine: Technology, Rebellion, and the Industrial Revolution, 1817*

19th Century          Europe         Level 4 Game (STEM)

 title=Red Clay 1835
Red Clay, 1835: Cherokee Removal and the Meaning of Sovereignty

19th Century          North America         Published Game

 title=Texas Annexation
The Texas Annexation Treaty Debates, 1841*


19th Century          North America         Microgame

 title=Douglass 1845
Frederick Douglass, Slavery, and the Constitution, 1845


19th Century          North America         Published Game

 title=Kentucky 1861
Kentucky, 1861: Loyalty, State, and Nation


19th Century          North America         Published Game

 title=Darwin 1861-64
Charles Darwin, the Copley Medal, and the Rise of Naturalism, 1861-1864

19th Century          Europe         Published Game

Reconstruction 
Radical Reconstruction in New Orleans, 1868-76


19th Century          North America         Level 3 Game

Russian Literary  Journals
Russian Literary Journals, Dostoevsky, and Tolstoy in St. Petersburg, 1877

19th Century          Europe / Asia          Level 3 Game

 title=Art in Paris
Modernism versus Traditionalism: Art in Paris, 1888-1889


19th Century          Europe          Published Game

 title=British Modernism
British Modernism, 1905 Microgame


20th Century          Europe          Microgame

 title=The Election of 1912 
Progressivism at High Tide: The Election of 1912


20th Century          North America         Level 3 Game

 title=Mexico in Revolution 
Mexico in Revolution, 1912-1920


20th Century          North America         Published Game

 title=Greenwich Village
Greenwich Village, 1913: Suffrage, Labor, and the New Woman


20th Century            North America          Published Game

 title=Paterson, 1913
Paterson, 1913: A Labor Strike in the Progressive Era


20th Century            North America          Flashpoints

 title=The July Crisis
Europe on the Brink, 1914: The July Crisis


20th Century            Europe           Published Game

 title=Harlem 1919 
Harlem 1919: A Question of Leadership


20th Century          North America         Level 3 Game

 title=Versailles 1919
Peacemaking, 1919: The Peace Conference at Versailles


20th Century         International          Level 3 Game

Weimar Germany 
Democracy in Crisis: Germany, 1929-1932


20th Century          Europe         Level 4 Gam

 Ways and Means,  1935 

Ways and Means, 1935: Debating the Social Security Act through Math

20th Century          North America         Level 3 Game (STEM)

Radio Days 
Radio Days and the FCC: Breaking up Broadcast Monopoly, 1938


20th Century          North America         Level 3 Game

 title=Japan 1941 
Japan, 1941: Between Pan-Asianism and the West


20th Century          Asia          Published Game

 title=Korea, 1894
Korea at the Crossroads of Civilizations: Confucianism, Westernization, and the 1894 Kabo Reforms

19th Century          Asia          Level 4 Game

 title=Are Atoms Real?
Are Atoms Real? 1860 Karlsruhe Conference of Chemistry

19th Century          Europe          Level 2+ Game (STEM)

London 1854: Cholera
London 1854: Cesspits, Cholera, and Conflict over the Broad Street            Pump

19th Century          Europe          Level 2+ Game (STEM)

 title=John Brown
The Fate of John Brown, 1859

19th Century          North America          Level 2+ Game


CONTEMPORARY
1945 - Present
Mid-20th through today

 title=Indian Independence 
Defining a Nation: India on the Eve of Independence, 1945

20th Century          Asia          Published Game

 title=Yalta 1945 
Restoring the World, 1945: Security and Empire at Yalta


20th Century         Europe, International          Published Game

 title=Eyeball to Eyeball 
Eyeball to Eyeball: The Cuban Missile Crisis, 1962


20th Century          International          Experiential Sim Microgame

 title=Chicago 1968 
Chicago, 1968: Policy and Protest at the Democratic National Convention

20th Century          North America          Published Game

Watergate
Watergate, 1973-74: Questions of Constitutional Commitments*


20th Century          North America          Level 3 Game

 title=Acid Rain in Europe
Acid Rain and the European Environment 1979-1989


20th Century          Europe          Published Game (STEM)

Diet and Killer Disease
Diet and the Killer Diseases: McGovern Committee Hearings, 1976


20th Century          North America          Level 3 Game (STEM)

 title=Vietnam Memorial
Monuments and Memory-Making: The Debate over the Vietnam Veterans Memorial, 1981-82


20th Century          North America          Level 4 Game

Congressional AIDS Hearings
After a Long Battle: Congressional Response to the AIDS Epidemic, 1982-1985


20th Century          North America          Level 3 Game

Guerrilla Girls
Guerrilla Girls in our Midst: 1984-1987


20th Century          North America          Level 3 Game

Argentina 1985 
Argentina, 1985: Making Memory


20th Century          Latin and South America          Level 3 Game

 title=IDEA 1990*
Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA), 1990


20th Century          North America          Level 3 Game

 title=Food Pyramid Fight
Food Fight: Challenging the USDA Food Pyramid, 1991


20th Century          North America          Published Game (OER)

 title=South African Constitution

The Collapse of Apartheid and the Dawn of Democracy in South Africa, 1993


20th Century          Africa          Published Game

 title=Title IX
Changing the Game: Title IX, Gender, and College Athletics


20th Century          North America          Published Game

 title=Rwanda 1994
The Needs of Others: Human Rights, International Organizations, and Intervention in Rwanda, 1994


20th Century          Africa, International          Published Game

 title=North Korea Aid*
The North Korean Hunger Games: Famine, Rogue Regimes and the Ethics of Aid, 1995-1998


20th Century          International          Level 2 Microgame

 title=Evolution in Kansas
Kansas, 1999: Evolution or Creationism


20th Century          North America          Level 3 Game (STEM)

Physician-Assisted Suicide
Physician-Assisted Suicide: Autonomy, Ethics, Morality, and the End of Life 1976-2016*


20th and 21st Century       North America       Level 3 Game

 title=The Pluto Debate
The Pluto Debate: The International Astronomical Union Defines a Planet


20th and 21st Century     North America     Level 3 Game (STEM)

Feeding Africa
Food or Famine, 2002: The Debate over Genetically Modified Crops in Southern Africa


21st Century          Africa, International          Level 3 Game (STEM

 title=Climate Change in Copenhagen
Climate Change in Copenhagen, 2009


21st Century         Europe, International          Published Game (STEM)

Prado and Latin American Art*
The Prado Museum's Expansion: The Diverse Art of Latin America


21st Century          Latin and South America          Level 3 Game


Non-Specific TIME

Games that are not linked to a specific time.

 title=Making History
Making History Microgame


Today / Anytime          Anywhere          Microgame

 title=Save the Church
Bomb / Save the Church Microgame


The Past           Anywhere          Microgame


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