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Assessing the gaming experience using puppetry

By E.H. Calvillo Gamez, P. Cairns and A. Blandford

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In this paper we address the question: What factors of game experience are measured and have to be measured? by proposing a concept called Puppetry to assess the experience while playing videogames. Puppetry was obtained using qualitative methods on the experiences of players. The main characteristic of Puppetry is that it looks at the common elements of videogames that allow the user to build the experience

Topics: User experience, videogames, gaming experience
Publisher: Association for Computing Machinery
Year: 2008
OAI identifier: oai:eprints.ucl.ac.uk.OAI2:16825
Provided by: UCL Discovery

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