Enhancing exercise experience with individual multi-emotion provoking game elements
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In this work we present a new affective game design method that includes multi-emotion provoking and continuous game elements. Evaluated with our physical cycling exergaming system it extends our previously designed single-emotion game scene approach. In addition we introduce new entertaining content that includes game elements to provoke both physical and mental stress as well as emotions with a controlled intensity to provide an exciting but not taxing exercise. Our previously developed analysis method for facial expressions and physiological data has been enhanced by a near real-time emotion evaluation, to allow the system to adapt the gameplay dynamically and in this work new multi-emotion provoking game elements are introduced. A case study with 25 participants have been conducted to showcase and evaluate the enhancing exercise experience by individual multi-emotion provoking game elements.
Muller, L., Bernin, A., von Luck, K., Kamenz, A., Ghose, S., Wang, Q., Grecos, C., & Vogt, F. (2017). Enhancing exercise experience with individual multi-emotion provoking game elements. 2017 IEEE Symposium Series on Computational Intelligence (SSCI). https://doi.org/10.1109/ssci.2017.8280929
2017 IEEE Symposium Series on Computational Intelligence (SSCI)
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