UPA Publications: Periodicals

User Experience Magazine: Winter 2004



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Winter 2004

User Experience is distributed to all UPA members as a membership benefit.

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  • Getting Gamers

Using consumer research to understand players.
By Nicki Shovar

  • Why We Play Games

When frustration becomes fun
By Nicole Lazzaro

  • Show Your Feelings

Adding emotions (?!) to user interfaces...
By Zhe Xu

  • Are We Having Fun Yet?

Questionnaires can measure what matters in games
By Paul Burkhead

  • Creating Stories

The View from Here: Storytelling in the age of digital video
By Kevin Brooks

  • Editor's Note

Leading from the middle
By David McQuillen

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