Bartle Test of Gamer Psychology

Online version of the Bartle Test of Gamer Psychology developed by E. Andreasen and B. Downey, and based on the player types identified by Richard Bartle in his paper «Hearts, Clubs, Diamonds, Spades: Players who suit MUDS».

Test classifies players of multiplayer online games (like MMORPGs) into four types (Socialiser, Explorer, Achiever, Killer), defined by the gaming elements which they find most enjoyable.

Authors: E. Andreasen, B. Downey (2000)

Test is provided for educational and entertainment use only. It is not intended to be a psychological advice of any kind, and come without any guarantee of accuracy or validity. Assesment is free and anonymous. You can save the direct link to your results.