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Game Mechanics That Drive People To Action: Peer-Pressure

Game Mechanics That Drive People To Action: Peer-Pressure
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Game platforms are motivating people to stick to their promises and complete their goals by sharing individual actions on popular social networks and leveraging the pressures and accolades of their friends and peers.

Timothy Ryan, PSFK Labs
  • 29 december 2011

In our research for the Future Of Gaming report, the PSFK consulting team noticed that game platforms are motivating people to stick to their promises and complete their goals by sharing individual actions on popular social networks and leveraging the pressures and accolades of their friends and peers.

Below are the key examples falling under the ‘Mechanics That Drive People To Action: Peer-Pressure’:

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Solar Charger Game Broadcasts Ecological Savings Across Social Networks

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Inter-App Game Pressures Runners To Stick To Their Run

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App Leverages Gaming Mechanic Of Peer-Pressure To Embarrass Snoozers

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Motivating Inter-Office Health Through A Competitive Game

To learn more about what’s going on in the gaming space today, order a copy of PSFK’s Future of Gaming report.

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