The Impact of Massively Multiplayer Online Role Playing Games (MMORPGs) on Psychological Wellbeing and the Role of Play Motivations and Problematic Use

Abstract

The association between MMORPG play (World of Warcraft) and psychological wellbeing was explored through a cross sectional, online questionnaire design testing the relationship between average hours playing per week and psychological wellbeing. Play motivation including achievement, social interaction and immersion as well as problematic use were tested as… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/s11469-013-9467-9

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