The article is an introduction to a discussion on the status of ludology as an academic discipline dealing with games research. It presents a summary of the most important research in this area and outlines the basic differences between the perception and scope of research of ludology in Poland and abroad.
Financed by the National Centre for Research and Development under grant No. SP/I/1/77065/10 by the strategic scientific research and experimental development program:
SYNAT - “Interdisciplinary System for Interactive Scientific and Scientific-Technical Information”.