Introduction: Exploring Nordic Game Research

Raine Koskimaa, Frans Mäyrä, Jaakko Suominen


Nordic DiGRA 2012 Conference was held at the University of Tampere on June 6-8, 2012. In this Special Issue of the Transactions of DiGRA journal, we present a selection of the best papers of that conference.

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Karvinen, J. and F. Mäyrä. Pelaajabarometri 2011: Pelaamisen muutos. [Player Barometer 2011: changing play; with English abstract]. TRIM Research Reports 6. University of Tampere: Tampere, 2011. Available at:

Quandt, T. and S. Kröger. (eds.)(forthcoming) Multiplayer: The Social Aspects of Digital Gaming. Routledge: London.

Published by the Digital Games Research Association.