Scimago Journal & Country Rank

Games and Culture

Country

United States

Universities and research institutions in United States

Subject Area and Category

Publisher

SAGE Publications Inc.

H-Index

51

Publication type

Journals

ISSN

15554120, 15554139

Coverage

2006-2021

Information

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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. Join the conversation about this journal
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
Anthropology2020Q1
Anthropology2021Q1
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
Applied Psychology2020Q2
Applied Psychology2021Q2
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
Arts and Humanities (miscellaneous)2020Q1
Arts and Humanities (miscellaneous)2021Q1
Communication2007Q1
Communication2008Q1
Communication2009Q1
Communication2010Q1
Communication2011Q1
Communication2012Q1
Communication2013Q1
Communication2014Q1
Communication2015Q2
Communication2016Q2
Communication2017Q1
Communication2018Q1
Communication2019Q1
Communication2020Q1
Communication2021Q1
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
Cultural Studies2020Q1
Cultural Studies2021Q1
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
Human-Computer Interaction2020Q1
Human-Computer Interaction2021Q2
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
20200.739
20210.889
Total Documents

Evolution of the number of published documents. All types of documents are considered, including citable and non citable documents.

YearDocuments
200636
200723
200818
200920
201020
201126
201221
201320
201429
201526
201635
201738
201844
201946
202050
202175
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)20072.556
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20082.237
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20093.545
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20104.031
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20112.407
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20123.083
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20132.563
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20142.471
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20152.063
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20161.667
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20171.609
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20181.867
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20192.252
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20202.288
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20213.101
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20060.000
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20072.556
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20082.237
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20093.545
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20102.672
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20112.000
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20122.848
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20132.254
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20141.970
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20151.529
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20161.640
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20171.611
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20182.172
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20191.991
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20202.313
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20213.014
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20060.000
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20072.556
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20082.237
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20091.805
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20102.711
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20111.750
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20122.457
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20131.681
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20140.976
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20151.306
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20161.309
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20171.770
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20181.726
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20192.000
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20202.056
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20213.063
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 Cites200914
Self Cites20108
Self Cites20114
Self Cites201211
Self Cites20138
Self Cites20147
Self Cites20158
Self Cites20161
Self Cites20177
Self Cites20189
Self Cites201920
Self Cites202030
Self Cites202166
Total Cites20060
Total Cites200792
Total Cites2008132
Total Cites2009273
Total Cites2010163
Total Cites2011116
Total Cites2012188
Total Cites2013151
Total Cites2014132
Total Cites2015107
Total Cites2016123
Total Cites2017145
Total Cites2018215
Total Cites2019233
Total Cites2020296
Total Cites2021422
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 document20072.457
External Cites per document20082.088
External Cites per document20093.500
External Cites per document20102.627
External Cites per document20112.036
External Cites per document20122.766
External Cites per document20132.200
External Cites per document20141.894
External Cites per document20151.435
External Cites per document20161.649
External Cites per document20171.551
External Cites per document20182.146
External Cites per document20191.868
External Cites per document20202.111
External Cites per document20212.543
Cites per document20060.000
Cites per document20072.556
Cites per document20082.237
Cites per document20093.545
Cites per document20102.672
Cites per document20112.000
Cites per document20122.848
Cites per document20132.254
Cites per document20141.970
Cites per document20151.529
Cites per document20161.640
Cites per document20171.611
Cites per document20182.172
Cites per document20191.991
Cites per document20202.313
Cites per document20213.014
% 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
200816.67
200920.00
20105.00
20117.69
20129.52
20130.00
20143.45
201515.38
201611.43
201713.16
201815.91
201917.39
202016.00
202114.67
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 documents20093
Non-citable documents20102
Non-citable documents20113
Non-citable documents20122
Non-citable documents20132
Non-citable documents20141
Non-citable documents20151
Non-citable documents20161
Non-citable documents20171
Non-citable documents20183
Non-citable documents20193
Non-citable documents20202
Non-citable documents20210
Citable documents20060
Citable documents200735
Citable documents200857
Citable documents200974
Citable documents201059
Citable documents201155
Citable documents201264
Citable documents201365
Citable documents201466
Citable documents201569
Citable documents201674
Citable documents201789
Citable documents201896
Citable documents2019114
Citable documents2020126
Citable documents2021140
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 documents200922
Uncited documents201015
Uncited documents201116
Uncited documents201215
Uncited documents201323
Uncited documents201420
Uncited documents201522
Uncited documents201629
Uncited documents201730
Uncited documents201831
Uncited documents201936
Uncited documents202035
Uncited documents202138
Cited documents20060
Cited documents200724
Cited documents200833
Cited documents200955
Cited documents201046
Cited documents201142
Cited documents201251
Cited documents201344
Cited documents201447
Cited documents201548
Cited documents201646
Cited documents201760
Cited documents201868
Cited documents201981
Cited documents202093
Cited documents2021102
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