Pricing and terms

Strategy Dynamics online games are licenced as "Events" which may be for a class lasting weeks or months or a workshop of one or two days.
Players (individuals or groups) are associated with the event so that instructors can see a summary of their performance.

Pricing Guide

Individual access
Min 5 people
Group access
Min 2 groups
Suitiability Access for up to 6 months 1 or 2 day workshop or class
Location Can be dispersed,
suitiable for online courses
Local only,
one computer per group
Group work Work as individuals
or groups - see FAQs
Groups only
Registration Registration required
No registration
Payment Organisation OR student
Organisation
Academic £10/person
US$ 16/person
£35/group
US$ 55/group
Corporate /
Exec. Ed.
£25/person
US$ 35/person
£85/group
US$ 130/group

Pricing policy

All enrolled students should be covered by a licence.

Student Pays Option: Where there are more than 20 students we can arrange for them to purchase direct from Strategy Dynamics Ltd but note the price per person is 15% higher to cover admin and support costs.

We coordinate with instructors to ensure that the appropriate number of licences are bought.

All prices exclude VAT: 20% in the UK, EU rates vary.

Please make yourself aware of our terms of service below.

No internet?

If internet access is unavailable for your class, for some games we can offer the original PC based (not Mac compatible) version, according to the list below:
Game Name Offline version available
People Express Yes - on request - contact us
Professional Services Yes - on request - contact us
White Label Restaurants Yes - as "Beefeater Restaurants Microworld"

Terms Of Service

Event Managers

When requesting an event please note the following

  • For "University / Organisation Pays" option. Payment is required in advance of the event start date unless otherwise agreed.
  • Events For Individuals
    • Events are set up for the number of participants registered for your course.
    • We do not offer refunds or "carry forward" places if the number of registrations is fewer than your declared enrolment figure.
    • If the number of registrations exceeds declared enrolment SDL reserves to right to charge for additional places.
  • Events for Groups
    • One access token is provided per group which may not be used in more than one browser concurrently.
    • We do not offer refunds or "carry forward" places if the number of tokens used is fewer than requested.
  • For "Student Pays" option
    • SDL requires that expected enrolment numbers are provided prior to the event.
    • Instructors are expected to require all students to enrol.
    • In the event of a significant discrepancy between expected and registered students SDL reserves the right not to extend "Student Pays" arrangements at the individual rate on subsequent events.
    • If you are requiring your students to work in groups only please advise and we can adopt group pricing to a student pays option.

Event Participants

  • If your organisation is paying for access to a simulation on this site any support requests should be addressed to your instructors, as named on your event page.
  • If you are paying for access yourself, any support questions regarding access to the should be addressed to SDL via the contact form on this site

Privacy

  • SDGamesOnline.com and StrategyDynamics.com are both owned by Strategy Dynamics Ltd, and share some common data. Please see our privacy policy here, this also links to our GDPR statement..
  • Event participants should be aware that your name, games and game results are made available to Event Managers for your event.
  • Other than as described, we do not share, sell or distribute your details to any third parties.

Service Continuity and Support

  • SDL takes every reasonable precaution, in proportion to our level of business, to ensure service continuity, and the underlying systems have an expected uptime of 99.9% so we cannot guarantee 100% uptime and disruptions do occur from time to time.
  • Support is provided via email and the contact form on the site. We endeavour to respond within 1 working day, and significantly faster in most cases.
If you have any questions about our terms, please contact us for clarification.