Essays about: "MMORPG"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 19 essays containing the word MMORPG.

  1. 1. Extra-Mural Activities and Their Effect on Second Language Development : A Comparative Study of Upper Secondary Swedish L1 Gamers and Non-Gamers

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Allmän språkvetenskap

    Author : Alexander Rau; [2019]
    Keywords : SLA; EFL; ESL; lexical diversity; oral proficiency; utterance length; VocD; vocabulary; extramural activities; video games; MMORPG; second language acquisition; Languages and Literatures;

    Abstract : Today, English is the most studied second language, being used in academia, international relations, social forums and mainstream entertainment, resulting in English becoming a common topic of research in the study of second language acquisition. One particularly interesting form of entertainment is the hobby of online digital gaming as English has become the de facto language used in absence of a shared native language among players. READ MORE

  2. 2. MMORPG as a learning tool

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Lärande och samhälle

    Author : Michelle Walldén; Malin Ardati; [2019]
    Keywords : Motivation; ESL; EFL; SLA; Digital Gaming; MMORPG; Education;

    Abstract : The purpose of this research synthesis is to find out whether MMORPG can increase the motivation to learn a second language. This will be conducted by collecting information from former studies made on the subject, as well as research made on how motivation affects the will to learn. READ MORE

  3. 3. The Gamer Girls of Jorvik : Motivations of Play in Star Stable Online

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Högskolan på Gotland/Institutionen för speldesign; Uppsala universitet/Högskolan på Gotland/Institutionen för speldesign

    Author : Karoliina Hiidenheimo; Ida Andersson-Junkka; [2018]
    Keywords : Game; MMORPG; Pink; Star Stable; Horses; Girl; Gender; Game Design.;

    Abstract : This thesis examines the motives of play amongst girl gamers aged nine to seventeen. It focuses on the players of the game Star Stable Online also referred to as a ‘pink’ game. It is an empirical study, using a mixed method design. The study is split into two parts and the results from part two were used to support the results from part one. READ MORE

  4. 4. “WHAT IS YOUR DPS, HERO?” : Ludonarrative dissonance and player perception of story and mechanics in MMORPGs.

    University essay from Högskolan i Skövde/Institutionen för informationsteknologi

    Author : Athanasios Karavatos; [2017]
    Keywords : MMORPG; Narrative; Ludonarrative Dissonance; Design;

    Abstract : This thesis studies the MMORPGs and the ludonarrative dissonance that exist in the complexity of their design. Given the massive multiplayer nature of these games, players of different ambitions and gameplay preference need to coexist, which is a massive challenge for both the players themselves and the designers of these worlds. READ MORE

  5. 5. Consumer Tribes in Virtual Worlds: Case Audition Online Game

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Graduate School

    Author : Phuong Nhu; [2016-09-22]
    Keywords : consumer tribes; virtual consumption; virtual worlds; massively multi-user online role-playing game MMORPG ; virtual community; pattern of consumption;

    Abstract : MSc in Marketing and Consumption.... READ MORE