4Cs is a game that helps you to think through different aspects of a problem. By looking at a problem from 4 different angles you can break it down and see it in a new way.
Games for Idea generation
Reverse it is a simple game that can help a design team get unstuck when trying to solve a problem, or to generate new ideas. Instead of solving the actual problem, the team solves the reverse problem.
In a design slam a team works together to create a solution to a design problem, usually under some time pressure. Design slams are good for identifying potential design solutions, but also for a team to learn about how to work together.
Idea cards help teams to brainstorm solutions to design problems. They are good for helping teams think about a problem in a different way. Teams are provided with a deck of cards that contain trigger words. They draw between 3 & 5 cards and must use the words on those cards as the focus of their idea.