Gamasutra - Blogs http://www.gamasutra.com/blogs/ Wai Yen Tang's Blogs Tue, 23 Sep 2014 02:23:53 EDT en-us scarless@think-services.com (Simon Carless) One more time!: The role of self-determination and gamer identity in persistence - by Wai Yen Tang http://www.gamasutra.com/blogs/WaiYenTang/20140919/226032/One_more_time_The_role_of_selfdetermination_and_gamer_identity_in_persistence.php Console/PC,Social/Online A study examining into the role of self-determination and gamer identity on persistence in gaming http://www.gamasutra.com/blogs/WaiYenTang/20140919/226032/One_more_time_The_role_of_selfdetermination_and_gamer_identity_in_persistence.php Fri, 19 Sep 2014 10:22:00 EDT Engaging children’s learning of reading through challenge and rewards - by Wai Yen Tang http://www.gamasutra.com/blogs/WaiYenTang/20140905/224980/Engaging_childrens_learning_of_reading_through_challenge_and_rewards.php Design,Console/PC,Serious This study investigated the effects of two game features (the level of challenge and the reward system) on first and second graders’ engagement during digital game-based learning of reading http://www.gamasutra.com/blogs/WaiYenTang/20140905/224980/Engaging_childrens_learning_of_reading_through_challenge_and_rewards.php Fri, 05 Sep 2014 02:16:00 EDT I don’t enjoy playing in a no-win scenario: Enjoyment and self-determination in winning videogames - by Wai Yen Tang http://www.gamasutra.com/blogs/WaiYenTang/20140822/224002/I_dont_enjoy_playing_in_a_nowin_scenario_Enjoyment_and_selfdetermination_in_winning_videogames.php Console/PC,Social/Online A review of two studies examining the enjoyment of winning in videogames. http://www.gamasutra.com/blogs/WaiYenTang/20140822/224002/I_dont_enjoy_playing_in_a_nowin_scenario_Enjoyment_and_selfdetermination_in_winning_videogames.php Fri, 22 Aug 2014 02:10:00 EDT Cheaters in the steam community: a social network perspective - by Wai Yen Tang http://www.gamasutra.com/blogs/WaiYenTang/20140808/222983/Cheaters_in_the_steam_community_a_social_network_perspective.php Console/PC,Social/Online A social network analysis of cheaters in the steam community. http://www.gamasutra.com/blogs/WaiYenTang/20140808/222983/Cheaters_in_the_steam_community_a_social_network_perspective.php Fri, 08 Aug 2014 10:02:00 EDT Four studies on videogame genre preferences - by Wai Yen Tang http://www.gamasutra.com/blogs/WaiYenTang/20140725/221936/Four_studies_on_videogame_genre_preferences.php Design,Console/PC,Social/Online A review of four studies examining preferences for video games and video game genres. http://www.gamasutra.com/blogs/WaiYenTang/20140725/221936/Four_studies_on_videogame_genre_preferences.php Fri, 25 Jul 2014 03:36:00 EDT To feel like the good or bad guy: The role of empathy - by Wai Yen Tang http://www.gamasutra.com/blogs/WaiYenTang/20140711/220858/To_feel_like_the_good_or_bad_guy_The_role_of_empathy.php Design,Social/Online Experiment examining how empathy plays a role between playing an antisocial versus prosocial games and behaving prosocially and antisocially. http://www.gamasutra.com/blogs/WaiYenTang/20140711/220858/To_feel_like_the_good_or_bad_guy_The_role_of_empathy.php Fri, 11 Jul 2014 11:59:00 EDT