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Video gaming is on a fast-track to becoming olympic! The IOC surprisingly hosts an eSports event as a pre-event of the Olympic Games this year in Japan. In the upcoming year, the 19th Asian Games 2022 in Hangzhou will be the first olympic event in which both eSports and sports athletes can receive g...

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Last week I have kicked off my first course at the FAU entitled “Designing Gamified Systems”, which offers an in-depth introduction to gamification, motivational design and hedonic information systems (i.e. video games). In this lecture students can learn the psychological fundamentals, design princ...

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Dear students, we are pleased to announce our newly designed elective master course "Designing Gamified Systems", which starts in the upcoming summer semester of 2021. The course provides a comprehensive introduction into the research on hedonic (i.e. games) and gamified information systems. Y...