Published on in Vol 8, No 4 (2020): Oct-Dec

Preprints (earlier versions) of this paper are available at, first published .
A Mobile Serious Game About the Pandemic (COVID-19 - Did You Know?): Design and Evaluation Study

A Mobile Serious Game About the Pandemic (COVID-19 - Did You Know?): Design and Evaluation Study

A Mobile Serious Game About the Pandemic (COVID-19 - Did You Know?): Design and Evaluation Study


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