Types of Interactivity according to Miller

Six basic type of interactivity can be found in the all interactive entertainments according to Miller.

1- Stimulus – response exchange: The user inputs a stimulus and the program produces a response. This stimulus can be something as simple as clicking on an image and seeing a little animated sequence or hearing a funny sound Or the user might click on a button and receive a few paragraphs of text information.

2- Navigation:  The user can choose what to do in the extend of offering. this might be the vas 3D environment exploration or a menu offering for the several actions.

3- The user can control virtual objects. While it is widespread usage of interactivity it is not  fund in all projects.

4- The user can communicate with other characters, including bots and other human players. It’s common but not obligatory.

5- The user can send information.

– 6- The user can receive or acquire things.  The nature of the material can range from virtual to concrete, and the methods of acquiring it can range greatly as well.

Advertisements

Leave a Reply