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Vahlo, Jukka; Karhulahti, Veli-Matti

Two Overwatch Player Profiles

In: Ruotsalainen, Maria; Törhönen, Maria; Karhulahti, Veli-Matti (Ed.): Modes of Esports Engagement in Overwatch, pp. 11-30, Palgrave Macmillan, 2022, ISBN: 978-3-030-82766-3.

Book chapter Open access

Abstract | Links | Tags: Electronic sports, Overwatch, Player profiles


Vahlo, Jukka; Smed, Jouni; Koponen, Aki

Validating gameplay activity inventory (GAIN) for modeling player profiles

In: User Modeling and User-Adapted Interaction, vol. 28, no. 4–5, pp. 425–453, 2018, ISSN: 15731391.

Journal article Open access

Abstract | Links | Tags: Confirmatory factor analysis, Digital games, Media choice, Player profiles, Scale development, Scale validation

Vahlo, Jukka; Koponen, Aki

Player Personas and Game Choice

In: Lee, Newton (Ed.): Encyclopedia of Computer Graphics and Games, Springer, 2018, ISBN: 978-3-319-08234-9.

Publication for professional or general audience

Abstract | Links | Tags: Gameplay preference categories, Player profiles, Player types, Player typologies