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dc.contributor.authorChe, Xianhui
dc.contributor.authorIp, Barry
dc.contributor.editorJin, Dal Jong
dc.date.accessioned2017-04-27T13:50:15Z
dc.date.available2017-04-27T13:50:15Z
dc.date.issued2016-07
dc.identifier.citationChe , X & Ip , B 2016 , Mobile Games in China: Development and Current Status . in D J Jin (ed.) , Mobile Gaming in Asia . Springer , Switzerland , pp. 141-172 . https://doi.org/10.1007/978-94-024-0826-3_9
dc.identifier.isbn978-94-024-0824-9
dc.identifier.isbn978-94-024-0826-3
dc.identifier.otherPURE: 10442490
dc.identifier.otherPURE UUID: 2dc1abe2-5804-4b28-a1c1-d1a703633b80
dc.identifier.otherScopus: 85047457081
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/2299/18103
dc.descriptionXianhui Che, Barry Ip, ‘Mobile Games in China: Development and Current Status’, in Dal Jong Jin, ed., Mobile Gaming in Asia, (Switzerland: Springer, 2016), ISBN 978-94-024-0824-9, eISBN 978-94-024-0826-3, DOI:https://doi.org/10.1007/978-94-024-0826-3_9.
dc.description.abstractThis chapter documents a broad range of characteristics pertaining to the nature of Chinese mobile games. The discussion commences with an overview of the general mobile games market in China, including highlighting subtle differences in how games are classified and a brief analysis of the current leading titles within each key genre. The chapter then moves onto a consideration of how mobile games are distributed and accessed in China, followed by how particular social and cultural elements may determine certain features in the composition of Chinese mobile games. Focus is placed on explaining the reasons for playing particular games, the choice of games, and how games are played by the Chinese audience. This is supported by two distinct case studies of highly successful titles to illustrate the various features and characteristics of Chinese games and audiences.en
dc.format.extent247
dc.language.isoeng
dc.publisherSpringer
dc.relation.ispartofMobile Gaming in Asia
dc.titleMobile Games in China: Development and Current Statusen
dc.contributor.institutionSchool of Computer Science
dc.contributor.institutionCentre for Computer Science and Informatics Research
dc.contributor.institutionDepartment of Computer Science
dc.contributor.institutionSchool of Physics, Engineering & Computer Science
dc.description.statusPeer reviewed
dc.relation.schoolSchool of Physics, Engineering & Computer Science
dcterms.dateAccepted2016-07
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