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Planning Serious Games: Adapting Approaches for Development

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Games have been an important activity in human society with a meaningful impact in education. In this context, serious game joins entertainment and education for presentation, simulation or training of activities in several areas. This paper reports the importance of planning in serious games, particularly to identify the best approach to be adopted for the development. The main focus is the design of serious games for oral health education for children and adults.

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  • Planning
  • serious games
  • game design
  • oral health education
  • virtual reality
  • haptic system

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Morais, A.M., Rodrigues, H.F., Machado, L.S., Valença, A.M.G. (2010). Planning Serious Games: Adapting Approaches for Development. In: Zhang, X., Zhong, S., Pan, Z., Wong, K., Yun, R. (eds) Entertainment for Education. Digital Techniques and Systems. Edutainment 2010. Lecture Notes in Computer Science, vol 6249. Springer, Berlin, Heidelberg. https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-642-14533-9_40

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