PopCap Games Company Profile

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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...

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...

Digital games and learning: Study finds helpful features, gaps

(University of Michigan) A new report on how teachers use video games in classrooms identifies features they find most useful to track student learning, as well as gaps where better tools could help l...

Digital games and classroom learning: Study finds helpful features, gaps

A new report on how teachers use video games in classrooms identifies features they find most useful to track student learning, as well as gaps where better tools could help link games more closely to...

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.

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PubMed Articles [136 Associated PubMed Articles listed on BioPortfolio]

Evaluating the Benefits of Collaboration in Simulation Games: The Case of Health Care.

Organizations have used simulation games for health promotion and communication. To evaluate how simulation games can foster collaboration among stakeholders, this paper develops two social network me...

Personal, Social, and Game-Related Correlates of Active and Non-Active Gaming Among Dutch Gaming Adolescents: Survey-Based Multivariable, Multilevel Logistic Regression Analyses.

Playing video games contributes substantially to sedentary behavior in youth. A new generation of video games-active games-seems to be a promising alternative to sedentary games to promote physical ac...

How to Systematically Assess Serious Games Applied to Health Care.

The usefulness and effectiveness of specific serious games in the medical domain is often unclear. This is caused by a lack of supporting evidence on validity of individual games, as well as a lack of...

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 ...

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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