Strategy by Patrick Hoban Hey everybody! I hope to see you all this weekend in Iowa! Becoming aware of these biases will allow you to remove them from your playtesting and to remain objective in your findings.
The inclination to see past events as being more predictable than they actually were; also called the "I-knew-it-all-along" effect. Humor effect That humorous items are more easily remembered than non-humorous ones, which might be explained by the distinctiveness of humor, the increased cognitive processing time to understand the humor, or the emotional arousal caused by the humor.
In other words, a person is more likely to believe a familiar statement than an unfamiliar one. Inaccurately remembering a relationship between two events.
See also spacing effect. Leveling and sharpening Memory distortions introduced by the loss of details in a recollection over time, often concurrent with sharpening or selective recollection of certain details that take on exaggerated significance in relation to the details or aspects of the experience lost through leveling.
Both biases may be reinforced over time, and by repeated recollection or re-telling of a memory. For example, consider a list of 30 items "L30" and a list of items "L".Also known as current moment bias, present-bias, and related to Dynamic inconsistency. A good example of this: a study showed that when making food choices for the coming week, 74% of participants chose fruit, whereas when the food choice was for the current day, 70% chose chocolate.
Close mindedness can also be a relating factor that leads to bias and judgment in intelligence analysis and decision making.
The inability or unwillingness to accept contradicting information from one’s established belief is a dangerous flaw to have. Biased: Educators do not consider each child's particular learning style when developing lessons. This sentence does not acknowledge the variation within the population of educators, implying that all educators are like this.
- Biased Elections in the House of Representatives Elections for the United States Congress have become increasingly biased in favor of the incumbents.
The problem is especially prevalent in the House of Representatives, which is designed to be the legislature closest to the people, and therefore most reflective of the people’s views.
Overconfidence Bias. While overconfidence is a personality trait often seen in top executives, it can provide a bias that leads to bad decisions, such as over promising, says Montague.
In response to at least one wrong point I would say your topic of loss aversion is wrong in most cases. If you which Kripp on hearthstone then you know there’s a big emphasis on testing for cards. The easiest example for this was back in heavy format it was very common to only set 2 .