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|Title:||Co-creating games through intergenerational design workshops||Authors:||Theng, Yin-Leng
Cheong, Yian Ling
Chua, Puay Hoe
|Keywords:||DRNTU::Visual arts and music::Design||Issue Date:||2012||Source:||Rice, M., Cheong, Y. L., Ng, J., Chua, P. H.,& Theng, Y.-L. (2012). Co-creating games through intergenerational design workshops. Proceedings of the Designing Interactive Systems Conference on - DIS '12.||Abstract:||In this paper, we present a co-design study into the development of intergenerational games. Three separate design workshops were conducted with 50 participants aged between 15-21 and 55-74 years old, representing younger and older cohorts respectively. A range of design activities were used to elicit ideas and allow participants of different ages to self-reflect, negotiate and collectively create games that they desired to play. The analysis reports on the game concepts envisaged from early brainstorming, group sketching and more refined storyboards. A number of genres and game-types are illustrated, as we compare the different game features designed. These ideas reflect a combination of interests from mixed-age groups. The paper concludes by discussing recommendations to developing intergenerational games.||URI:||https://hdl.handle.net/10356/98561
|DOI:||10.1145/2317956.2318012||Fulltext Permission:||none||Fulltext Availability:||No Fulltext|
|Appears in Collections:||WKWSCI Conference Papers|
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