Serious Game Classification

Peekaboom Luis von Ahn, Ruoran Liu and Manuel Blum, 2006  

Informations Analyses Discussion




Besides play, this title features the following intents:
  • Goods trading


This title is used by the following domains:
  • Corporate


This title targets the following audience:
Age : 12-16 / 17-25 / 25-35 / 35-60 / 60+
General Public & Students


The gameplay of this title is Game-based
(designed with stated goals)

The core of gameplay is defined by the rules below:

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instr1(1).gif itís an entertaining web-based game that can help computers locate objects in images. People play the game because of its entertainment value, and as a side effect of them playing, we collect valuable image metadata, such as which pixels belong to which object in the image.
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2 players :
- Boom
Start with an image and related word
Gradually reveal 20 pixel radius circles of the image at a time
- Peek
Start with blank screen
Try to guess the image label
Every round, 4 images processed
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