Articles by Pejman Mirza-Babaei

Pejman runs the UXR Lab at UOIT, an applied user experience research lab for digital media. He is an active member of Games UX community and has organized workshops and courses at various events. He has recently co-edited a book called Games User Research, published by Oxford University Press.

Beyond Player Experience: Designing for Spectator-Players

Crafting meaningful and engaging games for spectator-players requires new UX research and design methods.  [Read More]

Getting Ahead of the Game: Challenges and Methods in Games User Research

Game pattern

Game development requires a deep knowledge of user needs. In addition to leveraging established usability research methods, games user research increasingly incorporates advances in physiological measurements and visualizations to better understand user behavior. [Read More]