A paradigm for the development of serious games for health as benefit delivery systems

@article{Ushaw2017APF,
  title={A paradigm for the development of serious games for health as benefit delivery systems},
  author={Gary Ushaw and Janet A. Eyre and Graham Morgan},
  journal={2017 IEEE 5th International Conference on Serious Games and Applications for Health (SeGAH)},
  year={2017},
  pages={1-8}
}
Serious games are developed with the purpose of bestowing a benefit on the user. That benefit could be related to the user's health, education, safety or efficiency. We propose that the mechanism that the game employs to achieve such a benefit should be identified as the key to the development of a successful serious game. We introduce a paradigm for the design and development of serious games as benefit delivery systems. We suggest that the paradigm can apply to all applications and genres of… CONTINUE READING