Video Game Sadness from Planetfall to Passage

Interactivity, Performance, and Emotion

Audiences usually consider emotional responses to be the most important part of their experience of art, particularly popular arts. Emotional responses are largely based on the audience's observations of the artwork's formal elements; in the case of …

Eight Ways Videogames Generate Emotion

Representation, Reality, and Emotions across Media

Why Films Make Us Cry but Videogames Don't: Emotions in Traditional and Interactive Media