About Dr Marcus Carter

Dr Carter’s research focuses on the social dimensions and experiences of game play. He has studied and published on a wide range of games, including EVE Online, DayZ, Candy Crush Saga, Warhammer 40,000 and the reality TV series Survivor. Dr Carter also has an ongoing research interest in animal-human play, and the field of animal-computer interaction. His research is centered on a user-centered design project developing novel digital games for Orangutans in collaboration with Zoos Victoria.

Selected publications

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