Getting to know gamers with psychometrics: a peek at the "Player traits and habits"-study

Activity: Talk or presentation typesLecture and oral contribution

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Andreas Lieberoth - Invited speaker

Presentation of the firs data coming out of the "Player Traits and Habits"-study, relating the 6-factor gamer motivation scales to player gaming habits and psychological traits. Questions discussed here includes what play preferences predicts problem gaming behavior (i.e. high gaming addiction trait), and wether play preferences translates to how people like to act at wok and in the classroom. (N=426 and counting, 14 psychometric subscales, 5x4 habit mappings). Data not included online, since this study is still in progress.

Event (Conference)

Abbreviated titlePOGO 2013
LocationAalborg University Copenhagen


  • gaming, psychometrics, player motivations, play styles, online instrument, video games, Educational psychology, media psychology

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