Intrinsic Motivation and the Sense of Community in Multiplayer Games: An Extended Framework for Educational Game Design

@article{Mysirlaki2010IntrinsicMA,
  title={Intrinsic Motivation and the Sense of Community in Multiplayer Games: An Extended Framework for Educational Game Design},
  author={Sofia Mysirlaki and Fotini Paraskeva},
  journal={2010 14th Panhellenic Conference on Informatics},
  year={2010},
  pages={223-227}
}
Over the years, digital games have become complex, often social environments, sometimes involving large distributed communities. This new generation of games, such as the MMOGs (Massive Multiplayer Online Games), have become very popular and their users spend thousands of hours analyzing in a fast pace new situations, interacting with multiple characters, and solving problems quickly and independently. It is claimed that MMOGs are popular mainly because they motivate players to create… CONTINUE READING