TitleComprehensibility of Game Rulebooks: Perspectives from a Community of Practice
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Game CodeSEM20187478
Start DateSunday August 02, 2020 - 12:00 pm
End DateSunday August 02, 2020 - 1:30 pm
Tickets Available38/99
Short DescriptionDavid Niecikowski, PhD will present and answer questions about his dissertation research on Comprehensibility of Game Rulebooks: Perspectives from a Community of Practice.
Long DescriptionThe dissertation’s salient finding is the Comprehensible Features of Rulebooks Performance List co-constructed by members in the traditional gaming community of practice made-up of 21 solicited surveyed industry experts and informed by unsolicited public forum comments by 541 users on the website Boardgamegeek. The evaluation results of eight published rulebooks are discussed using the performance list’s 92 weighted features organized into 10 categories.
Event TypeSEM - Seminar
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Group/CompanyDavid Niecikowski, PhD
Minimum Players4
Maximum Players99
Age RequiredMature (18+)
Experience RequiredNone (You've never played before - rules will be taught)
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