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September 22, 2011



I think you mean "Point of Intersection" not "Inflection Point".

Simon Strange

They should be equivalent in this case - the individual curves have no inflection point, but the sum of the two (the overall Engagement Curve) has an inflection point where the two intersect.

I wanted to emphasize the change in sign of the user's Engagement at that time, so I chose the term which emphasizes that change.


Haha that's funny I was just going to say something about that.

I think it would be interesting to have a graph of player engagement and player enjoyment (for specific games of course). I can think of plenty of times where I played a game intensely for like and hour before I've realized that I didn't enjoy it, and also the reverse.

I don't even know if that's possible to measure someones "enjoyment level" that accurately, serotonin or adrenalin levels? ... BPM?

Look for Trace-In Here

The caption read "Marry me. By Nathan Archambault" As the images slowly sunk in, nate dropped to one knee and asked me to marry him. I was overwhelmed with happiness and almost forgot to say yes!

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