Psychology of Game Design: Intrinsic and Extrinsic Rewards

Sturrock, Ian, Grout, Vic, Picking, Rich, Gossman, Peter and MacCallum-Stewart, Esther (2011) Psychology of Game Design: Intrinsic and Extrinsic Rewards. In: UNSPECIFIED.


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In this paper, I take an overview of the convergence between psychology and game design, particularly the use of intrinsic and extrinsic rewards in game design.

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Additional Information: Copyright © 2011 Glyndŵr University and the authors, all rights reserved. This paper was first presented at The 4th International Conference on Internet Technologies and Applications, Glyndwr University September 6-9, 2011, Wrexham, UK and published in the conference proceedings by Glyndŵr University. Permission to copy, reprint/republish this material for advertising or promotional purposes or for creating new collective works for resale or redistribution must be obtained from Glyndŵr University. By choosing to view this document, you agree to all provisions of the copyright laws protecting it. It is published here with the permission of the Authors the conference website can be viewed at and the full proceedings are available to purchase at
Keywords: Game Design, Reward Mechanisms, Psychology
Divisions: ?? GlyndwrUniversity ??
Depositing User: ULCC Admin
Date Deposited: 16 Jul 2012 00:12
Last Modified: 11 Dec 2017 20:07

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