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International Journal of eSports Research (IJER)
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International Journal of eSports Research (IJER)

This journal converted to Gold Open Access on January 1, 2021
Editors-in-Chief: Sharon Andrews (University of Houston-Clear Lake), Caroline M. Crawford (University of Houston-Clear Lake, USA)
Published: Continuous Volume |Established: 2021
ISSN: 2691-9273|EISSN: 2691-9281|DOI: 10.4018/IJER
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Published: Sep 17, 2021
DOI: 10.4018/IJER.288540
Volume 1
Rachel Dykstra, Panagiotis Koutakis, Nicholas Hanson
eSports gaming requires quick and accurate reactions in response to complex visual stimuli for optimal performance. The purpose of this study was to examine the relationship between components of... Show More
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Dykstra, Rachel, et al. "Relationship Between Physical Fitness Variables and Reaction Time in eSports Gamers." vol.1, no.1 2021: pp.1-14. http://doi.org/10.4018/IJER.288540

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Dykstra, R., Koutakis, P., & Hanson, N. (2021). Relationship Between Physical Fitness Variables and Reaction Time in eSports Gamers. , 1(1), 1-14. http://doi.org/10.4018/IJER.288540

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Dykstra, Rachel, Panagiotis Koutakis, and Nicholas Hanson. "Relationship Between Physical Fitness Variables and Reaction Time in eSports Gamers," 1, no.1: 1-14. http://doi.org/10.4018/IJER.288540

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Published: May 28, 2021
DOI: 10.4018/IJER.20210101.oa5
Volume 1
Julie A. Delello, Rochell R. McWhorter, Paul Roberts, Hunter S. Dockery, Tonia De Giuseppe, Felice Corona
The availability and affordability of increased Internet bandwidth, video memory, and processing speed has enabled Electronic sports (eSports) to become a flourishing global sensation and college... Show More
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Delello, Julie A., et al. "The Rise of eSports: Insights Into the Perceived Benefits and Risks for College Students." vol.1, no.1 2021: pp.1-19. http://doi.org/10.4018/IJER.20210101.oa5

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Delello, J. A., McWhorter, R. R., Roberts, P., Dockery, H. S., De Giuseppe, T., & Corona, F. (2021). The Rise of eSports: Insights Into the Perceived Benefits and Risks for College Students. , 1(1), 1-19. http://doi.org/10.4018/IJER.20210101.oa5

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Delello, Julie A., et al. "The Rise of eSports: Insights Into the Perceived Benefits and Risks for College Students," 1, no.1: 1-19. http://doi.org/10.4018/IJER.20210101.oa5

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Published: Apr 29, 2021
DOI: 10.4018/IJER.20210101.oa3
Volume 1
Devin Anderson, Kevin Sweeney, Erica Pasquini, Brent Estes, Ryan Zapalac
Esports, or competitive gaming, has become a large market in the entertainment industry, with a total market value approaching $1 billion USD in 2019. An understanding of esports consumers has... Show More
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Anderson, Devin, et al. "An Exploration of Esports Consumer Consumption Patterns, Fandom, and Motives." vol.1, no.1 2021: pp.1-18. http://doi.org/10.4018/IJER.20210101.oa3

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Anderson, D., Sweeney, K., Pasquini, E., Estes, B., & Zapalac, R. (2021). An Exploration of Esports Consumer Consumption Patterns, Fandom, and Motives. , 1(1), 1-18. http://doi.org/10.4018/IJER.20210101.oa3

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Anderson, Devin, et al. "An Exploration of Esports Consumer Consumption Patterns, Fandom, and Motives," 1, no.1: 1-18. http://doi.org/10.4018/IJER.20210101.oa3

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Description, Mission, Scope & Coverage
Description:
The International Journal of eSports Research (IJER) provides a forum for researchers and practitioners to share leading-edge knowledge in eSports. IJER is a peer-reviewed international journal devoted to the theoretical and empirical understanding of current research, advances, and practices... Show More
Mission & Scope:
The mission of the International Journal of eSports Research (IJER) is the international interchange and advancement of scholarly knowledge surrounding current research, advances in, and the practice of eSports. It also provides a significant bridge between such research and practice through the publication of timely research articles, theoretical critiques, conceptual frameworks, and book... Show More
Coverage:
  • Cognitive, Social, and Emotional Impact of Online Competitive Games and Simulations
  • Critical Reviews and Meta-Analyses of Existing Electronic Game and Simulation Literature
  • Current and Future Trends, Technologies, and Strategies Related to Games, Game Development, and Game Implementation
  • Data Mining Within eSports, Including Data Analytics and Learning Analytics
  • Economics, Finance and Accounting Considerations Around eSports
  • Electronic Games and Simulations in Government, Business, and the Workforce
  • Electronic Games and Simulations in Teaching and Learning
  • Electronic Gaming in Instructionally Appropriate Environments
  • Electronic Gaming in Learner/User Engagement
  • Electronic Gaming in Learning Theories, Curriculum Design, and Micro-Learning Environments
  • Frameworks for Advancement of Human-Electronic Gaming Interactions
  • Frameworks for the Advancement and Improvement of Understanding Critical Aspects of User-Gaming Interactions
  • Frameworks to Understand the Societal and Cultural Impacts of Games and Simulations
  • Impact of Game and Simulation Development Use on the Race and Gender Game and Simulation Design
  • Innovative and Current Research Methods and Methodologies to Study Electronic Games and Simulations
  • Learning, Cognition, Personality, and Social Interactions Shaped by Electronic Gaming
  • Marketing and Engagement of eSports Products and Events
  • Psychological Aspects of Gaming
  • Social Media Impacts and Understandings Associated With eSports
  • Use of Electronic Gaming in Education, Instructional Design, and Distance Learning
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