The AUGGMED Serious Game Platform: A Case Study of a Serious Game Development for Law Enforcement

  • Jonathan SaundersEmail author
  • Babak Akhgar
  • Steffi Davey
Part of the Security Informatics and Law Enforcement book series (SILE)


AUGGMED is a multiplayer serious game training platform created through a collaboration of 14 organisations and agencies distributed throughout Europe representing industry, academia, first responders and the public sector. Designed for law enforcement agencies and first responders, AUGGMED provides a multimodal training facility which enables trainees to connect remotely and train simultaneously in a single virtual environment. AUGGMED thus addresses the challenges of multi-agency training using a virtual-reality-based serious game environment. This chapter outlines the project as well as the development of the AUGGMED platform as a case study of a highly successful serious game development project based on tight end user integration and collaboration.


AUGGMED Serious game platform Multi-agency training Case study 


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.CENTRIC, Sheffield Hallam UniversitySheffieldUK

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