People play games for different reasons at different times.
Bartle initially started with 4 player types below:
Bartle increased his graph to 8 types. He discusses these types at length in this article on his website :
Nick Yee had a different perspective than Bartle, and presented the following reasons play mmorpg’s source) :
I think people probably are generally one specific player type, but drift into other types as they play.
Published on Tuesday, July 07, 2009 (9 years, 5 months, and one week ago). Posted in: Games in education