IRE Asks: What's your Bartle Quotient?
Like most tests that attempt to categorize people, it has met criticism over the years. Nick Yee, an expert researcher in virtual environment and social interaction, offers his own perspective in a paper entitled The Daedalus Project: A Model of Player Motivations. However, there's no denying that the Bartle Test has shaped many MMORPGs today, helping game designers refine their product for the end user.
So go on, take the test and tell us your Bartle Quotient in the comments below!