Gamasutra - Blogs http://www.gamasutra.com/blogs/ Wai Yen Tang's Blogs Sun, 20 Apr 2014 09:24:31 EDT en-us scarless@think-services.com (Simon Carless) The communication of videogame science to the public and gamers - by Wai Yen Tang http://www.gamasutra.com/blogs/WaiYenTang/20140307/212613/The_communication_of_videogame_science_to_the_public_and_gamers.php Business/Marketing,Console/PC An examination about communicating science on videogames to the public and gamers. What does it mean to social scientists and gamers alike. http://www.gamasutra.com/blogs/WaiYenTang/20140307/212613/The_communication_of_videogame_science_to_the_public_and_gamers.php Fri, 07 Mar 2014 03:20:00 EST Tackling the Gamer Identity Crisis - by Wai Yen Tang http://www.gamasutra.com/blogs/WaiYenTang/20140207/210298/Tackling_the_Gamer_Identity_Crisis.php Social/Online Recent events have called into question just exactly what it means to be a “gamer” today. What was once a title associated with being a member of a fun loving community now seems to have become intertwined with misogyny and discrimination. http://www.gamasutra.com/blogs/WaiYenTang/20140207/210298/Tackling_the_Gamer_Identity_Crisis.php Fri, 07 Feb 2014 12:09:00 EST Reactions to a woman’s voice in an FPS game - by Wai Yen Tang http://www.gamasutra.com/blogs/WaiYenTang/20130208/186335/Reactions_to_a_womans_voice_in_an_FPS_game.php Social/Online A field experiment on Halo players' reactions to male or female voices. Female voice received 3 times negative comments relative to male voice. http://www.gamasutra.com/blogs/WaiYenTang/20130208/186335/Reactions_to_a_womans_voice_in_an_FPS_game.php Fri, 08 Feb 2013 07:06:00 EST Methodological problems in cognition and perception videogame research - by Wai Yen Tang http://www.gamasutra.com/blogs/WaiYenTang/20110912/90199/Methodological_problems_in_cognition_and_perception_videogame_research.php A paper published in Frontiers of Cognition by psychologists who study the cognitive benefits of playing video games questioned the research due to methodological shortcomings. http://www.gamasutra.com/blogs/WaiYenTang/20110912/90199/Methodological_problems_in_cognition_and_perception_videogame_research.php Mon, 12 Sep 2011 08:52:00 EDT