I have a PhD in media psychology, and wrote my
dissertation on video games and cognition. I'm interested
in how games can improve life, as well as
researching user experiences with technology.
[Blog - 10/29/2013 - 07:22]
Great article with solid summaries ...
Great article with solid summaries of all things biofeedback. There is a kinda sorta way to measure valence: facial expressions and facial muscle feedback. Paul Ekman is the name for this work, pioneering facial muscles maps and corresponding emotional states. The new Kinect sensor should provide more fine-tuned responsiveness from ...
[Feature - 12/05/2012 - 04:25]
Thanks for the inspiring article. ...
Thanks for the inspiring article. Coming from a psych research background, it 's great knowing that it 's possible to make something awesome without a coding background.
[Feature - 03/22/2012 - 04:55]
Thanks for writing this article. ...
Thanks for writing this article. It should be emphasized that cognitive flow is not limited to FPSs, RPGs, MMOs, or other human or human-like portrayals in games. I would argue that flow is also present in casual puzzle video games. These games tend to lure the player in for long ...