Panic Room: Experiencing Overload and Having Fun in the Process

Conference paper
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 8530)


We present the “Panic Room”, an ambient system in the form of a game, where a player has to perform an ever-growing number of parallel tasks until he is overloaded. The game is built in a way to deduce construction and design principles for pervasive environment, as it allows for experimenting with design anti-patterns, disguised as game elements.


Ambient Intelligence Smart Object Ambient Assisted Living Sensor Object Pervasive Environment 
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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Technische Universität BraunschweigGermany

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