TitleThe Psychology of Games
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Game CodeTRD19147563
Start DateWednesday July 31, 2019 - 2:00 pm
End DateWednesday July 31, 2019 - 4:00 pm
Cost$0
Tickets Available4/40
Short DescriptionWe will be looking at the psychological components of games and game development. Concepts covered include emotional intelligence, cognitive biases, what is fun, and motivational and learning theory.
Long DescriptionWe will be looking at different psychological components of games and game development, using both theory and practical application. Concepts covered will include things like emotional intelligence, cognitive biases, what makes games fun, motivational theory, and learning theory. We will then tie all of this to what makes games fun. Throughout the session, we will have hands on components where you get to apply what we've learned by analyzing existing games and creating your own.
Event TypeTRD - Trade Day Event
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Minimum Players1
Maximum Players40
Age RequiredMature (18+)
Experience RequiredNone (You've never played before - rules will be taught)
LocationJW Marriott
Room208
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GM NamesDavid Tomczyk, Jim Tomczyk
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