Entertainment Computing

Entertainment Computing

  • Volume 4
  • Issue 4
  • ISSN 1875-9521
  • SCImago Journal Rank (SJR): 0.473
  • Source Normalized Impact per Paper (SNIP): 1.199
  • Impact Factor: 1.455
  • Five Year Impact Factor: 1.826

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Entertainment Computing publishes original, peer-reviewed research articles and serves as a forum for stimulating and disseminating innovative research ideas, emerging technologies, empirical investigations, state-of-the-art methods and tools in all aspects of digital entertainment, new media, entertainment computing, gaming, robotics, toys and applications among researchers, engineers, social scientists, artists and practitioners. Theoretical, technical, empirical, survey articles and case studies are all appropriate to the journal.

Specific areas of interest include:
• Computer, video, console and internet games
• Cultural computing and cultural issues in entertainment
• Digital new media for entertainment
• Entertainment robots and robot like applications
• Entertainment technology, applications, application program interfaces, and entertainment system architectures
• Human factors of entertainment technology
• Impact of entertainment technology on users and society
• Integration of interaction and multimedia capabilities in entertainment systems
• Interactive television and broadcasting
• Interactive art and entertainment
• Methodologies, paradigms, tools, and software/hardware architectures for supporting entertainment applications
• Mixed, augmented and virtual reality systems for entertainment
• New genres of entertainment technology
• Serious Games used in education, training, and research
• Simulation/gaming methodologies used in education, training, and research
• Social media for entertainment

In the area of empirical and experimental studies we are looking for contributions which are very well documented, innovative, and tested or evaluated in a particular entertainment domain.

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  • SCImago Journal Rank (SJR): 0.473
  • Source Normalized Impact per Paper (SNIP): 1.199
  • Impact Factor: 1.455
  • Five Year Impact Factor: 1.826
  • ISSN: 1875-9521
  • Issues: 4
  • Volume: 4
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36C2021Dec 02, 2020Nov 20, 2020
37C2021Feb 16, 2021Feb 06, 2021
38C2021May 18, 2021May 12, 2021
39C2021Aug 13, 2021Aug 07, 2021
40C2022Nov 30, 2021
41C2022Feb 15, 2022
42C2022May 17, 2022
43C2022Aug 23, 2022
44C2023Nov 29, 2022