Students' experiential motives and intention to play online games

Fung, Pang ka and Tan, Huan Shee and Thilagawathy Sankaran, and Ravin Nagarajan, and Chan, Mary Siew Choo and Aydawaty Mohd Ali, (2016) Students' experiential motives and intention to play online games. Handbook of Research on Leveraging Consumer Psychology for Effective Customer Engagement. pp. 245-258.

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This study aims to examine the linkages between students' multi-dimensional experiential motives and intention to use online games. The study uses convenience sampling technique for sample selection of 210 respondents. Their participation was purely voluntary. Social affiliation was found as the most influential factor in the objective to play online games among students. However, enjoyment insignificantly related with the purpose to play online games. This research contributes significantly to the online gaming industry, and marketers in boosting their profit within undergraduate by know which aspect they look into when having an intention on online gaming. The proposed framework can be the basis for further research to investigate again the intention to play online games.

Item Type: Book Chapter
Uncontrolled Keywords: Online games , students , enjoyment gaming
Subjects: B Philosophy. Psychology. Religion > BF Psychology
Depositing User: Noraini
Date Deposited: 21 May 2018 05:26
Last Modified: 21 May 2018 05:26

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