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by Hawke Robinson published Mar 24, 2016 10:50 AM, last modified Aug 16, 2017 04:37 PM
The mission of the RPG Research Project is...

Currently this site is mostly working as a portal/aggregation/repository of information related to these topics.

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The overall Project Mission Statement is:

1) To clearly establish, through rigorous scientific testing, the effects of all forms of role-playing gaming (tabletop, live-action, computer-based, and solo adventure books/modules) on participants. In addition to determining the potential relevance of correlated factors, significant emphasis is focused contributing to the body of causal research information.

2) Based on established research, using relevant evidence-based and theory-based approaches, design, develop, and implement intervention programs using various forms of role-playing games as a therapeutic and/or educational modality by providing services utilizing role-playing games (and music) to achieve these goals.