Designers of mixed reality experiences shouldn’t overlook the communal nature of video games

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Augmented reality, virtual reality and mixed reality headsets are gradually becoming more widespread. But the communal pleasure of video games is at risk when our friends disappear into solitary playing experiences that we can’t see.

Period2 Feb 2018

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  • TitleDesigners of mixed reality experiences shouldn’t overlook the communal nature of video games
    Degree of recognitionInternational
    Media name/outletThe Conversation
    Media typeWeb
    CountryAustralia
    Date2/02/18
    DescriptionAugmented reality, virtual reality and mixed reality headsets are gradually becoming more widespread. But the communal pleasure of video games is at risk when our friends disappear into solitary playing experiences that we can’t see.
    PersonsJames Birt, Michael A. Cowling