Exploring user experiences as predictors of MMORPG addiction

@article{Hsu2009ExploringUE,
  title={Exploring user experiences as predictors of MMORPG addiction},
  author={Shang Hwa Hsu and Ming-Hui Wen and Muh-Cherng Wu},
  journal={Comput. Educ.},
  year={2009},
  volume={53},
  pages={990-999}
}
The overuse of Massively Multiplayer Online Role Playing Games (MMORPGs) is becoming a significant problem worldwide, especially among college students. Similar to Internet addiction, the pathological use of MMORPG is a kind of modern addiction that can affect students' lives on both a physical and a psychological level. The purpose of this study is to understand MMORPG addiction from a user experience design approach. We first developed a complete model that includes eleven factors (challenge… 
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