Memorias de investigación
Research Publications in journals:
Innovations in the video game industry: changing global markets.
Year:2014

Research Areas
  • Engineering

Information
Abstract
The paper examines the video game industry in the perspective of being the paradigm of innovation in digital media and content. In particular, it analyses the response to two main factors that have impacted this industry over the last decade. First, it tracks the evolution of its global market and its emerging geography with the rise of Asia. Second, within this global landscape the paper explores how the changes derived from mobile and on-line gaming enabled major transformations of this industry. From here, some conclusions on the lessons from the evolution of this sector for the whole media and content industries are presented. Key words: games, game industry, video games, mobile games, apps, Asia, China,freemium, free-to-play, mobile, multiscreen, cross-media, smartphones, tablets, virtual goods.
International
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JCR
No
Title
Communications & Strategies, Nº 94
ISBN
2116-0341
Impact factor JCR
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Volume
Journal number
From page
17
To page
38
Month
ABRIL
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  • Creador: Centro o Instituto I+D+i: Centro de Domótica Integral, CEDINT
  • Departamento: Señales, Sistemas y Radiocomunicaciones