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Games and Culture

Country United States  - SIR icon
44
H Index
Subject Area and CategoryArts and Humanities
Arts and Humanities (miscellaneous)

Computer Science
Human-Computer Interaction

Psychology
Applied Psychology

Social Sciences
Anthropology
Communication
Cultural Studies
Publisher SAGE Publications Inc.
Publication typeJournals
ISSN15554139, 15554120
Coverage2006-2020
Scope Games and Culture publishes innovative theoretical and empirical research about games and culture within the context of interactive media. The journal serves as a premiere outlet for groundbreaking and germinal work in the field of game studies. The journal's scope includes the sociocultural, political, and economic dimensions of gaming from a wide variety of perspectives, including textual analysis, political economy, cultural studies, ethnography, critical race studies, gender studies, media studies, public policy, international relations, and communication studies.

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Quartiles

The set of journals have been ranked according to their SJR and divided into four equal groups, four quartiles. Q1 (green) comprises the quarter of the journals with the highest values, Q2 (yellow) the second highest values, Q3 (orange) the third highest values and Q4 (red) the lowest values.

CategoryYearQuartile
Anthropology2007Q1
Anthropology2008Q1
Anthropology2009Q1
Anthropology2010Q1
Anthropology2011Q1
Anthropology2012Q1
Anthropology2013Q1
Anthropology2014Q1
Anthropology2015Q1
Anthropology2016Q2
Anthropology2017Q1
Anthropology2018Q1
Anthropology2019Q1
Applied Psychology2007Q1
Applied Psychology2008Q2
Applied Psychology2009Q1
Applied Psychology2010Q2
Applied Psychology2011Q2
Applied Psychology2012Q1
Applied Psychology2013Q2
Applied Psychology2014Q2
Applied Psychology2015Q3
Applied Psychology2016Q3
Applied Psychology2017Q2
Applied Psychology2018Q2
Applied Psychology2019Q2
Arts and Humanities (miscellaneous)2007Q1
Arts and Humanities (miscellaneous)2008Q1
Arts and Humanities (miscellaneous)2009Q1
Arts and Humanities (miscellaneous)2010Q1
Arts and Humanities (miscellaneous)2011Q2
Arts and Humanities (miscellaneous)2012Q1
Arts and Humanities (miscellaneous)2013Q2
Arts and Humanities (miscellaneous)2014Q1
Arts and Humanities (miscellaneous)2015Q2
Arts and Humanities (miscellaneous)2016Q2
Arts and Humanities (miscellaneous)2017Q2
Arts and Humanities (miscellaneous)2018Q1
Arts and Humanities (miscellaneous)2019Q1
Communication2007Q1
Communication2008Q1
Communication2009Q1
Communication2010Q1
Communication2011Q1
Communication2012Q1
Communication2013Q1
Communication2014Q1
Communication2015Q2
Communication2016Q2
Communication2017Q1
Communication2018Q1
Communication2019Q1
Cultural Studies2007Q1
Cultural Studies2008Q1
Cultural Studies2009Q1
Cultural Studies2010Q1
Cultural Studies2011Q1
Cultural Studies2012Q1
Cultural Studies2013Q1
Cultural Studies2014Q1
Cultural Studies2015Q1
Cultural Studies2016Q1
Cultural Studies2017Q1
Cultural Studies2018Q1
Cultural Studies2019Q1
Human-Computer Interaction2007Q1
Human-Computer Interaction2008Q1
Human-Computer Interaction2009Q1
Human-Computer Interaction2010Q1
Human-Computer Interaction2011Q2
Human-Computer Interaction2012Q1
Human-Computer Interaction2013Q2
Human-Computer Interaction2014Q1
Human-Computer Interaction2015Q2
Human-Computer Interaction2016Q3
Human-Computer Interaction2017Q1
Human-Computer Interaction2018Q1
Human-Computer Interaction2019Q1
SJR

The SJR is a size-independent prestige indicator that ranks journals by their 'average prestige per article'. It is based on the idea that 'all citations are not created equal'. SJR is a measure of scientific influence of journals that accounts for both the number of citations received by a journal and the importance or prestige of the journals where such citations come from It measures the scientific influence of the average article in a journal, it expresses how central to the global scientific discussion an average article of the journal is.

YearSJR
20071.379
20080.847
20091.042
20100.787
20110.695
20121.175
20130.677
20140.816
20150.499
20160.374
20170.625
20180.851
20190.751
Citations per document

This indicator counts the number of citations received by documents from a journal and divides them by the total number of documents published in that journal. The chart shows the evolution of the average number of times documents published in a journal in the past two, three and four years have been cited in the current year. The two years line is equivalent to journal impact factor ™ (Thomson Reuters) metric.

Cites per documentYearValue
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20060.000
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20072.600
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20082.316
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20093.730
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20104.223
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20112.649
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20123.173
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20132.624
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20142.560
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20152.116
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20161.533
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20171.579
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20181.903
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20192.583
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20060.000
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20072.600
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20082.316
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20093.730
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20102.898
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20112.273
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20122.953
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20132.169
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20142.000
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20151.580
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20161.500
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20171.568
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20182.221
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20192.456
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20060.000
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20072.600
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20082.316
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20091.949
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20103.027
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20112.053
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20122.409
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20131.638
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20141.025
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20151.333
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20161.169
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20171.746
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20181.881
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20192.400
Total Cites 
Self-Cites

Evolution of the total number of citations and journal's self-citations received by a journal's published documents during the three previous years.
Journal Self-citation is defined as the number of citation from a journal citing article to articles published by the same journal.

CitesYearValue
Self Cites20060
Self Cites20076
Self Cites200813
Self Cites200918
Self Cites20108
Self Cites20114
Self Cites201212
Self Cites20138
Self Cites20147
Self Cites201511
Self Cites20160
Self Cites20177
Self Cites201814
Self Cites201944
Total Cites20060
Total Cites200791
Total Cites2008132
Total Cites2009276
Total Cites2010171
Total Cites2011125
Total Cites2012189
Total Cites2013141
Total Cites2014132
Total Cites2015109
Total Cites2016126
Total Cites2017138
Total Cites2018211
Total Cites2019253
External Cites per Doc 
Cites per Doc

Evolution of the number of total citation per document and external citation per document (i.e. journal self-citations removed) received by a journal's published documents during the three previous years. External citations are calculated by subtracting the number of self-citations from the total number of citations received by the journal’s documents.

CitesYearValue
External Cites per document20060
External Cites per document20072.429
External Cites per document20082.088
External Cites per document20093.486
External Cites per document20102.763
External Cites per document20112.200
External Cites per document20122.766
External Cites per document20132.046
External Cites per document20141.894
External Cites per document20151.420
External Cites per document20161.500
External Cites per document20171.489
External Cites per document20182.074
External Cites per document20192.029
Cites per document20060.000
Cites per document20072.600
Cites per document20082.316
Cites per document20093.730
Cites per document20102.898
Cites per document20112.273
Cites per document20122.953
Cites per document20132.169
Cites per document20142.000
Cites per document20151.580
Cites per document20161.500
Cites per document20171.568
Cites per document20182.221
Cites per document20192.456
% International Collaboration

International Collaboration accounts for the articles that have been produced by researchers from several countries. The chart shows the ratio of a journal's documents signed by researchers from more than one country; that is including more than one country address.

YearInternational Collaboration
20068.33
20074.35
200815.00
200921.74
20104.76
20117.69
20129.52
20130.00
20143.45
201510.53
201617.39
201713.16
201815.00
201916.47
Citable documents 
Non-citable documents

Not every article in a journal is considered primary research and therefore "citable", this chart shows the ratio of a journal's articles including substantial research (research articles, conference papers and reviews) in three year windows vs. those documents other than research articles, reviews and conference papers.

DocumentsYearValue
Non-citable documents20060
Non-citable documents20071
Non-citable documents20082
Non-citable documents20095
Non-citable documents20107
Non-citable documents20119
Non-citable documents20126
Non-citable documents20133
Non-citable documents20142
Non-citable documents20152
Non-citable documents20164
Non-citable documents20172
Non-citable documents20184
Non-citable documents201918
Citable documents20060
Citable documents200735
Citable documents200857
Citable documents200974
Citable documents201059
Citable documents201155
Citable documents201264
Citable documents201365
Citable documents201466
Citable documents201569
Citable documents201684
Citable documents201788
Citable documents201895
Citable documents2019103
Cited documents 
Uncited documents

Ratio of a journal's items, grouped in three years windows, that have been cited at least once vs. those not cited during the following year.

DocumentsYearValue
Uncited documents20060
Uncited documents200712
Uncited documents200826
Uncited documents200923
Uncited documents201017
Uncited documents201120
Uncited documents201217
Uncited documents201324
Uncited documents201420
Uncited documents201524
Uncited documents201636
Uncited documents201732
Uncited documents201828
Uncited documents201943
Cited documents20060
Cited documents200724
Cited documents200833
Cited documents200956
Cited documents201049
Cited documents201144
Cited documents201253
Cited documents201344
Cited documents201448
Cited documents201547
Cited documents201652
Cited documents201758
Cited documents201871
Cited documents201978
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