Game Mechanic: Ownership

Game Mechanic: Ownership

Golum and his precious
Type Behavioral
Boosts Engagement, Loyalty, Revenue, Influence, Time Spent, Virality, SEO, Fun, UGC
Personality Type(s) Gamification-Diamond.pngAchievers, Gamification-Spade.jpgExplorers,
Gamification-Heart.pngSocializers, Gamification-Club.gifKillers
See Also Loss Aversion, Game Design, Virtual Goods
Ownership is a powerful Game Dynamic that creates Loyalty.

Traditional Gaming

Nintendogs, Club Penguin Puffles and other pet ownerships within games create an emotive response from the player to want to protect and look after their animals.

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