Assessing game experience: Heart rate variability, in-game behavior and self-report measures

@article{Castellar2014AssessingGE,
  title={Assessing game experience: Heart rate variability, in-game behavior and self-report measures},
  author={Elena Patricia N{\'u}{\~n}ez Castellar and Kimmo Oksanen and Jan Van Looy},
  journal={2014 Sixth International Workshop on Quality of Multimedia Experience (QoMEX)},
  year={2014},
  pages={292-296}
}
Assessing game experience by means of recordings of physiological reactions elicited during game play is a technique that has gained popularity in recent years in the field of digital games research. However, since physiological signals are typically linked to several psychological processes, the use of some measures such as cardiac activity or heart rate (HR) remains problematic. The goal of the present study is to investigate to what extent game logs and self-report measures of game… CONTINUE READING

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