Posts Tagged ‘Heat’

Half Life Deathmap

november 21, 2007


a collection of data graphs & heatmaps of the game Half-Life 2. the Half-Life game includes a reporting mechanism which reports back details about how people are playing the game. this data is collected to detect emergent problems earlier & to create better game experiences.

the game statistics include Completion Time, Total Play Time, Highest Map Played & Average Number of Deaths. the “Death Map” heat maps illustrate the specific locations in the map where players were killed most often while playing the game.