The effects of video game realism on attention, retention and aggressive outcomes

@article{Krcmar2011TheEO,
  title={The effects of video game realism on attention, retention and aggressive outcomes},
  author={Marina Krcmar and Kirstie M. Farrar and Rory McGloin},
  journal={Computers in Human Behavior},
  year={2011},
  volume={27},
  pages={432-439}
}
0747-5632/$ see front matter 2010 Elsevier Ltd. A doi:10.1016/j.chb.2010.09.005 ⇑ Corresponding author. Tel.: +1 704 451 2824. E-mail address: krcmarm@wfu.edu (M. Krcmar). This study used a between subjects, post-test only design to test the effects of video game realism (Doom 1 vs. Doom 3) and a control condition on attention, retention and aggressive outcomes. Overall, those who played Doom 3 perceived it as significantly more realistic than those who played Doom 1, thus providing validity… CONTINUE READING
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