PopCap Games Company Profile

14:33 EDT 20th August 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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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...

Electronic Dice Bring Board Games and Games of Chance into the Electronics Age

Geneva, Switzerland, March 10, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- STMicroelectronics (NYSE:STM), a global semiconductor leader serving customers across the spectrum of electronics applications, and Game Techno...

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...

E-games for kids: How to avoid the dangers

Children’s access to e-games has increased exponentially in recent years. Diversification of platform; tablets, handheld games consoles, and smartphones give kids opportunity for exposure almost all...

Resource: Commonwealth games

NHS Education for Scotland has launched a series of e-learning modules, “The use of drugs in sport: a healthcare professional’s perspective”, for the Glasgow 2014 Commonwealth Games. All pharma...

New approach to game theory focuses on players' reasoning in games

(World Scientific) A new book on game theory, The Language of Game Theory: Putting Epistemics into the Mathematics of Games (author: Adam Brandenburger, New York University, USA; publisher: World Scie...

Can games, puzzles keep aging minds sharp?

(HealthDay)—Older adults who enjoy mentally stimulating games may have bigger brains and sharper thinking skills than their peers, new research suggests.

Puzzles and games 'may cut Alzheimer's risk', say researchers

Playing games or doing puzzles may help stave off Alzheimer’s disease, a new US study has suggested.

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PubMed Articles [104 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...

Multigame effect in finite populations induces strategy linkage between two games.

Evolutionary game dynamics with two 2-strategy games in a finite population has been investigated in this study. Traditionally, frequency-dependent evolutionary dynamics are modeled by deterministic r...

Game analytics for game user research, part 1: a workshop review and case study.

The emerging field of game user research (GUR) investigates interaction between players and games and the surrounding context of play. Game user researchers have explored methods from, for example, hu...

Development and refinement of new statistical methods for enhanced syndromic surveillance during the 2012 Olympic and Paralympic Games.

Prior to the 2012 London Olympic and Paralympic Games, new statistical methods had to be developed for the enhanced syndromic surveillance during the Games. Different methods were developed depending...

Training basic laparoscopic skills using a custom-made video game.

Video games are accepted and used for a wide variety of applications. In the medical world, research on the positive effects of playing games on basic laparoscopic skills is rapidly increasing. Althou...

Clinical Trials [26 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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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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