Cheating Behaviors in Online Gaming

  • Henry Been-Lirn Duh
  • Vivian Hsueh Hua Chen
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 5621)


Online game cheating is a rampant misbehavior in the domain of online gaming. However, there is still lack of research in attempt to understand online game cheating. Hence, this paper focuses on the available literature on cheating and gaming to explore and understand the phenomenon of online game cheating. This paper examines the frameworks of cheating and how virtual community is affected by this misbehavior. This paper also explores the concept of fairness in gaming. The implications are discussed in conclusion.


Online game cheating cheating frameworks online game fairness 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Henry Been-Lirn Duh
    • 1
  • Vivian Hsueh Hua Chen
    • 2
  1. 1.Department of Electrical and Computer EngineeringNational University of SingaporeSingapore
  2. 2.Wee Kim Wee School of Communication and InformationNanyang Technological UniversitySingapore

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