Information and Consent Form

This study is concerned with the concept of authorship as it relates to the process of game development. It is being conducted as part of the requirements for my PhD at University College Cork.

The study will involve taking an online survey that should take only a few minutes of your time.

The survey is targeted at professional game developers.

Participation in this study is voluntary. You may withdraw at any time. There are no mandatory questions, any question can be left unanswered.

Participation in this study is anonymous and every effort will be made to maintain the confidentiality of participants. Participants will not receive spam or unsolicited correspondence from me or from UCC.

The results of this study will be presented in my doctoral thesis. They will be seen by my supervisor, a second marker and the external examiner. The thesis may be published at a later date. The results of the study may be presented at conferences or appear in later publications.

If you have a problem with the content of this survey or have any further queries I can be contacted at

If you agree to take part in the study, please indicate your consent below.

* 1. I agree to participate in the accompanying research study. The purpose and nature of the study has been explained to me in writing. I am participating voluntarily and understand that information is being contributed anonymously.

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