Video games

Housing+ project. Bridging the Gap in Housing Studies

Author: Sergio AllozaReviewed by: Dr. Flavio Escribano Spanish Version: Download here (bajar aquí) Introduction We present here the content and structure of the new international training project, Housing+, in the housing sector and the real estate field, with a start date in September 2020 and with a duration of 36 months, ending in August 2023. […]

Game Transfer Phenomena [Video Interview]

Transfer phenomena between the video game and the analog world. HIGHLIGHTS VIDEO WITH ENGLISH SUBTITLES Author: Dr. Flavio Escribano Spanish Version: Download here (bajar aquí) On May 28 we had the pleasure of holding a webinar with Dra. Angélica Ortiz de Gortari, professor from the Faculty of Psychology at the University of Bergen. She told […]

Psychology & Game Design

Players’ Skills Data Driven Game Design Authors: Sergio Alloza & Dr. Flavio Escribano Spanish Version: Download here (bajar aquí) Introduction A few months ago we published an article about the Soft Skills Games Workshop at 3DWire. Thanks to the market interests and the need to expand and divulge the knowledge about our project we decided […]

Skilla eLearning about SoftSkillsGames research project

Published with permission from Matteo Uggeri. Author: Matteo Uggeri Translation: Dr. Flavio Escribano Edition: Sergio Alloza Original version: www.skilla.com Spanish Version: Download here (bajar aquí) I say you the bestest. Lean in for a big kiss put his favorite perfume on Go play your video game It’s you, it’s you, it’s all for you (Lana Del […]

SoftSkills.Games at 3DWire 2019

Authors: Sergio Alloza Reviewed by: Dr. Flavio Escribano Spanish Version: Download here (bajar aquí) Softskills Games workshop. Assessing soft skills with commercial video games Since few years GECON.es is immersed in a constant process of research and innovation within softskills.games project. This project is seeking to define the inherent relationships between commercial video games and […]

Goal Setting & Organizational Skills in Anomaly games

Authors: Sergio Alloza Reviewed by: Dr. Flavio Escribano Spanish Version: Download here (bajar aquí) Introduction Here we are with another deep analysis of commercial video games mechanics to unravel their mysteries and relationships with soft skills. This time the Anomaly video game saga (11Bit Studios) is the target, a series of 2011-2014 real-time strategy video […]

Relationship between video game genres and soft skills

Authors: Andrés F. Santos, Sergio Alloza & Dr. Flavio Escribano Spanish Version: Download here (bajar aquí) Intro In our efforts to go deeper into the topic about the relationship between the use of commercial video games and the development of Soft Skills (those qualities so desirable for workers as cognitive flexibility, communication or stress management, among many […]

Improving Complex Problem Solving with (supercute) Botanicula game and xBadges

Author: Dr. Flavio Escribano >> @ludictador Reviewed by: Sergio Alloza Castillo >> @PsycGamer Spanish Version: Download here (bajar aquí) This article speaks about the extended development of our methodology to identify and to train Soft Skills through commercial video games. This detailed methodology comes from bibliography analysis about the difficulties not only to measure but also to […]