These are some of the sources we used in our research of dark patterns.

Dark Patterns in the Design of Games
What is a Dark Pattern in Video Games?
UXP2 Dark Patterns
Sneak Into Basket
Roach Motel
Disguised Ads
Forced Continuity
Friend Spam
Wikipedia :: Dark Pattern
Dark Patterns: inside the interfaces designed to trick you
Seven Psychological Sins of SimCity Social
How Reciprocity Yields Bumper Crops in Farmville
Why are Video Games Addictive?
Behavioral Game Design
Effective Game Mechanics: The Secrets Behind Addictive Gameplays
5 Game Mechanics that Make Games Addicting
The Psychology Of Games: The Endowed Progress Effect and Game Quests
Wikipedia :: Zeigarnik effect
Wikipedia :: Endowment effect
Wikipedia :: Escalation of commitment
Wikipedia :: Illusion of control
Wikipedia :: List of cognitive biases
Mobile Gaming and the 1.9%
The Psychology Behind Why Loot Boxes Are Like Gambling Is Getting Clearer
Power Creep
Quora: Is power creep in gaming a good thing?
You Shall Not Pass! The 4 Types of Paywall in Mobile Games
Wikipedia :: Anchoring
Wikipedia :: Decoy Effect
Wikipedia :: Social Proof
Wikipedia :: Video Game Controversies
Wikipedia :: Fear of Missing Out
Wikipedia :: Psychology of Collecting
Wikipedia :: Reinforcement
Wikipedia :: Optimism Bias
Wikipedia :: Clustering Illusion
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