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  • Journal title : Journal of Korea Game Society
  • Volume 15, Issue 4,  2015, pp.93-110
  • Publisher : Korea Game Society
  • DOI : 10.7583/JKGS.2015.15.4.93
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Recognition of the Type and Cause of Trolling
Seo, Seong-Eun; Kim, Chi-Yo;
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This study aimed at identifying user recognition of the types and causes of online game trolling through in-depth interview with users of . Online game trolling refers to anti-social behaviors to do acts provoking other users to anger intentionally so induce their actual reaction in online games. Types of online game trolling contained flaming, griefing, unskilled player and lack of understanding on user`s rule. And users are recognizing as problems that anonymity is excessively high in the game, a single game has undue significance, team play is given too much emphasis in a situation lacking in social cohesivenessk as the structural causes of trolling in . Accordingly, in order to decrease online game trolling, it is urgent to improve the game-structured layer causing trolling rather than regulate trollers only.
Online game trolling;anti-social behavior;League of Legend;griefing;
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