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12.29.14
MMOs and gaming psychology, part one: The research
12.29.14

MMOs and gaming psychology, part one: The research

Last month, Massively wrote a short article about research on the relationship between shyness and...

By Andrew Ross,   12.29.14
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11.07.14
For science! The relationship between shyness and online game friendships
11.07.14

For science! The relationship between shyness and online game friendships

It's a common stereotype that shy people flock to the internet to socialize without fear of rejecti...

By B. Royce,   11.07.14
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08.29.14
Study suggests MMOs boost English skills
08.29.14

Study suggests MMOs boost English skills

Researchers from Sweden's Karlstad University and University of Gothenburg have found that MMOs mig...

By B. Royce,   08.29.14
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03.04.14
The Daily Grind: Does griefing in MMOs reflect a sinister personality?
03.04.14

The Daily Grind: Does griefing in MMOs reflect a sinister personality?

A recent psychology paper picked up by Slate suggests that maybe there's more to bad behavior on th...

By B. Royce,   03.04.14
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10.18.13
TUG prepares Survival Games servers
10.18.13

TUG prepares Survival Games servers

TUG's hardcore survival mode will get its first iteration of testing with the so-called "Survival G...

By J. Olivetti,   10.18.13
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04.25.12
Take a tour of Guild Wars 2's Asuran starting experience... for science!
04.25.12

Take a tour of Guild Wars 2's Asuran starting experience... for science!

Hopeful denizens of Tyria are almost certainly gearing up for this weekend's Guild Wars 2 publi...

By M. Daniel,   04.25.12
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