PopCap Games Company Profile

23:45 EST 20th December 2014 | BioPortfolio

PopCap Games is the leading global developer, publisher and operator of casual video games: fun, easy-to-learn, captivating games that appeal to all ages across PC, mobile, social and other platforms. Based in Seattle, Washington, PopCap was founded in 2000, was acquired by Electronic Arts in 2011, and has a worldwide staff of more than 600 people in Seattle, San Francisco, Vancouver, B.C., Dublin, Seoul, Shanghai and Tokyo. PopCap's games have been downloaded over 1.5 billion times by consumers worldwide, and its flagship franchise, Bejeweled®, has sold more than 50 million units.


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Exploring the use of digital games in the classroom during the learning process

A new report examines how teachers are using digital games in their classrooms to monitor student learning and provide ongoing feedback. The overall study is designed to help game designers as they de...

Can Video Games Curb Racism?

Many Americans love to celebrate bone-crunching athletic games such as football that encourage strong social bonds among teammates of all skin colors. The idea of team games helping to cross racial ba...

Becoming bad through video games: Risk-glorying video games to increases in teens' high-risk behavior

Previous studies show that violent video games increase adolescent aggressiveness, but new research finds for the first time that teenagers who play mature-rated, risk-glorifying video games are more ...

Great Car Games Now Provided By Driving Game Company TruckGamesParking.com

(PRWEB) September 27, 2014 Recently, TruckGamesParking.com, a famous supplier of interesting driving games, has added several new car games to its product line. Now, worldwide people can play gre...

Games for Health conference looks to HIMSS after RWJF grant ends

Ten years after Robert Wood Johnson Foundation allocated grant funding to support the Games for Health Project, it’s coming to an end. Next year the  annual Games for Health conference...

New report explores the use of digital games in the classroom during the learning process

(New York University) A new report from the A-GAMES project, a collaboration between New York University and the University of Michigan, examines how teachers are using digital games in their classroo...

The Veterans Wheelchair Games

ADVANCE attended the 34th annual games in Philadelphia.

Becoming bad through video games

(Dartmouth College) Previous studies show that violent video games increase adolescent aggressiveness, but new Dartmouth research finds for the first time that teenagers who play mature-rated, risk-gl...

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PubMed Articles [124 Associated PubMed Articles listed on BioPortfolio]

A Study of the Correlation between Computer Games and Adolescent Behavioral Problems.

Today, due to developing communicative technologies, computer games and other audio-visual media as social phenomena, are very attractive and have a great effect on children and adolescents. The incre...

Not just fun and games: A review of college drinking games research from 2004 to 2013.

Drinking games are a high-risk social drinking activity consisting of rules and guidelines that determine when and how much to drink (Polizzotto et al., 2007). Borsari's (2004) seminal review paper on...

"Seems I'm not alone at being alone:" Contributing factors and interventions for drinking games in the college setting.

Abstract Alcohol use among college students is prevalent and sometimes takes the form of drinking games, in which players are required to drink in accordance with a set of pre-defined rules. Drinking ...

The relationship between drinking games and intentions to continue drinking, intentions to drive after drinking, and adverse consequences: Results of a field study.

Abstract Background: Drinking games have become a nearly universal aspect of excessive drinking on university campuses with 50-62% of college students reporting playing drinking games in the past mont...

Introduction to the Special Issue on College Drinking Games.

Abstract Drinking games are high-risk, social drinking activities comprised of rules that promote participants' intoxication and determine when and how much alcohol should be consumed. Despite the neg...

Clinical Trials [28 Associated Clinical Trials listed on BioPortfolio]

Nutritional Adaptations to Physical or Sedentary Activities in Youth

Sedentary behaviors have been shown to increase food consumption among youth and adults. The recent active video games devices have been suggested to compensate for the increased energy in...

Computer Based Intervention for Type 2 Diabetes in Youth

Interactive multimedia programs have been demonstrated to produce substantial change in children's dietary behaviors. This SBIR-Phase 2 protocol will evaluate the two video game interventi...

Active Video Games and Sustainable Physical Activity

The purpose of this study is to test the effect of active video game play on physical activity of 9-13 year old children in their natural home environments. We observe how much physical a...

Effects of Playing Video Games on Energy Balance

The aim of this study is to examine the effects of playing video games on various components of energy balance and substrate metabolism as well as on glucose homeostasis and relevant hormo...

A Postural Study Comparing Sitting on the Floor Versus Sitting in a Chair While Playing Video Games.

To determine if sitting in a chair or sitting on the floor lends itself to better posture while playing video games.

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PopCap Games

PopCap Games is the leading global developer, publisher and operator of casual video games: fun, easy-to-learn, captivating games that appeal to all ages across PC, mobile, social...

Impressionware srl

Impressionware is a games development company, founded in 2003, with the mission to develop high quality and entertaining mobile games based on well known brands or on original IPs. The company is bor...

Games for Health Project

Games for Health, the leading professional community in the field of health games, brings together the best minds in game development and health care to advance game technologies that improve health a...

Jet Set Sports

Jet Set Sports and its sister company CoSport are leading providers of Olympic Games hospitality packages and Olympic Games event tickets to corporate clientele and the general public. Since 1984, Jet...

Red Hill Studios

Red Hill Studios is an award winning serious games developer that creates interactive games for health, online science games, and immersive museum exhibitions. It also conducts research into new educa...

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