Energy Systems – How Casual Games Suck You In – Extra Credits

Do energy bars have a useful purpose, or do they only exist to get you hooked? Designers can and do use them to encourage healthier play sessions, but energy systems can also be used to habituate the player.
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(Original air date: September 12, 2012)

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♪ Intro Music: “Penguin Cap” by CarboHydroM

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