How can a little psychology make NPCs and other artificial intelligence agents in games seem more like real humans?
I talk to Dr. Jeffrey Lin about using psychology to curb toxic behavior in online games.
I talk to Dr. Linda Kaye about psychological flow in video games, including the new topic of group flow in multiplayer gaming.
We talk to Dr. Nick Yee about game companies’ use of big data and how he became a video game psychologist.
I talk to Dr. Andrew Przybylski from Oxford about video game aggression, frustration, rage quitting, and motivation.