Benchmarking Cognitive Abilities of the Brain with Computer Games

1 Sep 2018 Norbert Bátfai Dávid Papp Renátó Besenczi Gergő Bogacsovics Dávid Veres

Most of the players have experienced the feeling of temporarily losing their character in a given gameplay situation when they cannot control the character, simply because they temporarily cannot see it. The main reasons for this feeling may be due to the interplay of the following factors: (1) the visual complexity of the game is unexpectedly increased compared with the previous time period as more and more game objects and effects are rendered on the display; (2) and/or the game is lagging; (3) and finally, it is also possible that the players have no sufficient experience with controlling the character... (read more)

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