List of ludologists Wikipedia
This is a list of notable people in the field of game studies to help avert confusion from the list of game theorists.Roger Caillois - sociologist who focused on things such as games and playing.
Tracy Fullerton - Writer on game design.
Amy Jo Kim and Jane McGonigal - Game designers who support the gamification of learning.
Sherry Turkle - sociologist and psychologist who explored the concept of identity in relation to massively multiplayer online roleplaying in games such as MUDs.
T. L. Taylor - sociologist who researches online gaming cultures.
Brenda Laurel - advocate for video game development and co-founder of Purple Moon. She is a theorist who specializes in studying the development of games for girls.
Henry Jenkins - media scholar.
Janet Murray - researcher who connects the subject of artificial intelligence with various forms of media.
Yanis Varoufakis - Valve Corporation's in-house economist.
Gonzalo Frasca- Uruguayan game designer and researcher.