Aspects that Need to Be Addressed During the Development of Location-Based Games

  • Jacques Barnard
  • Magda Huisman
  • Günther DrevinEmail author
Conference paper
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 11112)


To determine the suitability of a software development methodology (SDM) to aid in the development of location-based games, it is necessary to determine to what degree SDMs address certain aspects that need to be addressed in the process of developing location-based games.

These aspects will be identified based on information gathered in a literature review focused on aspects needed for a successful mobile application development process, game development process, as well as a mobile game development process. This is done to ensure that these aspects will better represent the needs of developing location-based games.

These aspects will be evaluated by using a survey to measure their importance in the development process and also to determine whether any aspects were overlooked.


Software development methodologies Location-based games Game development 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Jacques Barnard
    • 1
  • Magda Huisman
    • 1
  • Günther Drevin
    • 1
    Email author
  1. 1.School of Computer Science and Information SystemsNorth-West UniversityPotchefstroomSouth Africa

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