The Fiscal Ship was just named of one the top games at the Serious Play Conference.

It’s a surprisingly accessible and engaging interactive about (yawn) fiscal policy and the federal budget.

Though the majority of its backers appear to be conservative groups, the sponsoring group includes a few others, too. I didn’t play the game all the way through; however, what I did get through seemed to be relatively even-handed without pushing a particular agenda.

If you go through the whole thing, I’d be interested in hearing if the game maintains that fair perspective.

Here’s a video introduction: