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Video Games and Motivation | B Online Learning Blog

Competition: the experience of defeating others; Challenge: the experience of success following effort; Diversion: to escape an experience of stress; Fantasy: to experience novel or unrealistic stimuli; Social interaction: to … Once the mechanics are selected (based on the needs of learners), designers can then look to incorporate the aesthetic elements of game design in order to create presence and intuitive control/navigation which will support the game mechanics.

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Who killed videogames? Beautifully written account of behavioral …

account of the mechanics of ” social games ” where psychomathematicians or behavioral economists or engagement designers (all variations on the same theme) create systems to make games compelling without being …

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GDC 2011: Are Social Games Legitimate? | Edge Magazine

Yet he admits to reservations about the way social games get their hooks into players, as a free-to-play user is quickly, and greatly, monetised. “A lot of the mechanics around player psychology in social game design open up some very …

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GDC 2011: Are Social Games Legitimate? | News | Edge Online

Yet he admits to reservations about the way social games get their hooks into players, as a free-to-play user is quickly, and greatly, monetised. “A lot of the mechanics around player psychology in social game design open up …

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Northern PR » Blog Archive » Social game mechanics not that …

Just skimmed through this (excellent if slightly long) presentation on how social mechanics affect multiplayer game design . The overriding impression it left me with was that there are huge parallels between the mechanics of social …

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GOGII: Game Designer – Graphic Design Jobs

Should bring a passion for new media and cutting edge social game thought and design . · Must be adept at documenting the mechanics of underlying game systems and be able to create and manage appropriate design documentation …

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