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Gómez-Maureira, Marcello A. (author), Kniestedt, I. (author), Van Duijn, Max (author), Rieffe, Carolien (author), Plaat, Aske (author)
Video games frequently feature 'open world' environments, designed to motivate exploration. Level design patterns are implemented to invoke curiosity and to guide player behavior. However, evidence of the efficacy of such patterns has remained theoretical. This study presents an empirical study of how level design patterns impact curiosity...
journal article 2021
Gómez Maureira, Marcello A. (author), Kniestedt, I. (author), Van Duijn, Max J. (author), Rieffe, Carolien (author), Plaat, Aske (author)
Curiosity is a strong motivator for human action, but the circumstances under which one becomes curious are not clear. This paper builds on the assumption that video games can be used as a stimulus for the experimental study of curiosity, and forms a basis in examining the type of curiosity motivated by spatial exploration. A video game was...
conference paper 2019