Split or

Do you know the famous TV show with the same name? Two contestants who can win millions by either splitting the spoils or stealing from each other.

This basic principle of human trust derives from the game theory and its famous conundrum the prisoner's dilemma.

Split or Steal activity is the perfect metaphor for trust, between individuals and teams. This simple game teaches us important lessons of win-win, of why trust is important and why once trust is broken, it's very hard to fix.


20 to 45 minutes.

Ideal group size
8 to 50 participants.

This indoor group activity is available year-round.

Target participant
Perfect for corporate groups, team building and trust building workshops.

Physical requirements

The debriefing is the most important part of the activity and can take 15 to 20 minutes on its own. In the debriefing, the trainer / coach reviews the game and encourages participants to introspect and to share their insights and observations.