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Game Transfer Phenomena

University of Hertfordshire, Psychology and sports sciences


-Do you play constantly video games? (4 hours or more per week on a regular basis during the past year) -Are you between 18-45 years old?  If you do, we need you. -Have your gaming experiences ever transferred to the real-life? -Are you curious about how your cognitive abilities and personality might affect these transfers? -Willing to be assessed with a set of personality tests and cognitive tasks? If so, we are looking for participants to take part in this one and half hour session study. During this session, you will complete two cognitive tasks and a subset of questionnaires related to your personality and gaming experience. Your participation is entirely voluntary, you will be free to withdraw at any stage if you want to.

Your Impact

Participants to take part will help us to understand the frequency and nature of GTP. The results will help to create a theoretical model to identify the mechanisms involved in this phenomenon

Eligibility Criteria

All genders

18 to 65 years old

Study Tasks

Two memory tasks
8 different personality questionnaires
demographics questionnaire
video games experience questionnaire

Ethics

This study has been approved by the University of Hertfordshire #LMS/PGT/UH/03887

Keywords

video games
game transfer phenomena
cognitive tasks
psychology
memory
Activity and Time

Psychology

Online

Weekdays, Weeknights, Weekends, Overnight

25 minute(s) - 40 minute(s) per session

1 session(s)

The whole study can be completed in one session, however, it can be completed in two if needed by the participant.

Compensation

Tickets to participate for a raffle for the chance of winning amazon gift cards £10, 20, 30, and 50

Study Address

This study doesn't require any in-person visits. Complete it in the comfort of your own home!

Posting date: Apr 27, 2020

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