A Case Study on User Experience of Social Network Game

Social Network Game의 사용자 경험에 관한 사례 연구

  • Kim, Kyoung-Nam (Division of Liberal Arts and Teaching(Multimedia), Sungkyul University) ;
  • Lee, MyounJae (Division of Information&Communication, BaekSeok University)
  • 김경남 (성결대학교 교양학부) ;
  • 이면재 (백석대학교 정보통신학부)
  • Received : 2013.08.12
  • Accepted : 2013.09.20
  • Published : 2013.09.28


The user experience of the game contents refers to the overall experience which players feel in the game play. As this experience increases, the immersion and satisfaction level extend. Therefore, the user experience is an important factor in determining success of the game. This study has the purpose for presenting importance of user experience about SNG (Social Network Game), which is the focal point recently. For this purpose, this study analyzes features of successful SNG game by comparing essential elements of user experience, such as user interface, usability, and interaction design elements. And then, this study discusses the user experience elements for enhancing the possibility of success of SNG game. This study can provide the information which is beneficial to the game immersion of SNG game players and user experience.