What is it about?

Content creation is technically not very difficult but creating good quality content to guarantee positive paying experience is much trickier. This paper presents design principles to help you to achieve this goal. Make the players enjoy their gaming experience.

Featured Image

Why is it important?

Location-based games require massive amount of content as games can be played anywhere. Design principles can guide the content creation to improve quality and avoid typical pitfalls. A player with good gaming experience is likely to play the game again.


Eye for visually pleasant content is must but still not enough. Make the places also easy to access and enjoyable to play.

Pasi Fränti
University of Eastern Finland

Read the Original

This page is a summary of: Design Principles for Content Creation in Location-based Games, ACM Transactions on Multimedia Computing Communications and Applications, February 2023, ACM (Association for Computing Machinery),
DOI: 10.1145/3583689.
You can read the full text:



The following have contributed to this page