Some descriptive statistics from Survey One

The majority of the ultimate reporting on Player-Authors Survey One will focus on user-generated content issues, but since the survey allowed us to gather a range of data from respondents, I thought I’d share some interesting charts that seem to confirm some common assumptions about participation in platforms and genres: 1). Players surveyed that preferred … Read more …

Survey One (Player Survey) Initial Data

We are beginning to study the results of the first survey of players regarding UGC practices in games.  A draft summary report of basic descriptive statistics is posted here.  Please do not cite or repost this draft version, as the numbers will likely change slightly.  We will have a firmer version posted here soon.  However, … Read more …

Rutgers Press Release on Player-Authors Project

Professor Launches First-ever Study of Copyright and User-Generated Content on Social Media PlatformsTuesday, July 16, 2013Media Contact:Cathy K. Donovan(856) 225-6627catkarm@camden.rutgers.eduLeave it to law students to turn playing video games into a legal lesson on copyright infringement.  At Rutgers Law–Camden, through a grant from the National Science Foundation, Professor Greg Lastowka has established the first-ever empirical … Read more …