Initial Perceptions of a Touch-Based Tablet Handwriting Serious Game

  • Chek Tien Tan
  • Junbin Huang
  • Yusuf Pisan
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 8215)


This paper aims to evaluate a handwriting serious game that makes use of popular modern touch-based tablets to preserve traditional handwriting practice. A first playable prototype was built and a pilot study performed on an initial group of twenty participants. Significantly positive results were observed in the perceptions of usefulness and also across all gameplay dimensions except for flow.


Serious Games Player Experience Handwriting 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Chek Tien Tan
    • 1
  • Junbin Huang
    • 1
  • Yusuf Pisan
    • 1
  1. 1.Games StudioUniversity of TechnologySydneyAustralia

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