Game Mechanic: Behavioral Momentum

Behavioral Momentum
Game Mechanic: Behavioral Momentum

Behavioral Momentum
Stimpy pressing button.
Type Behavioral
Boosts Engagement, Loyalty, Revenue, Influence, Time Spent
Personality Type(s) Gamification-Diamond.pngAchievers, Gamification-Spade.jpgExplorers,
Gamification-Heart.pngSocializers, Gamification-Club.gifKillers
See Also Blissful Productivity, Infinite Gameplay, Epic Meaning
Behavioral Momentum is the tendency of players to keep doing what they have been doing.

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Traditional Gaming

From Jesse Schell's awesome DICE talk: 'I have spent ten hours playing Farmville. I am a smart person and wouldn't spend 10 hours on something unless it was useful. Therefore this must be useful, so I can keep doing it.'

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