Welcome to Volume 13, No. 2-3 (2020) with papers on Rendering Sounds, Virtual Goods Purchase in mobile games, collaborative learning in Minecraft and 360 audio technologies.
The JVWR, Volume 13, No. 1 Published: March 31, 2020 Issue editors: Angie Cox, Trident University International, Cypress, CA, USA, (Prime) Felipe Becker Nunes, Antonio Meneghetti College, Santa Maria, RS – Brazil Miao Feng, NORC at the University of Chicago, USA Oskar Milik, Northwood University, Midland, MI, U.S.A The Journal of Virtual World Research’s “The Dark Side” issue dives… Continue reading The Dark Side of Virtual Worlds
The second part of Assembled 2018 includes five studies demonstrating rigor over a vast variety of themes tethered to Virtual World use. Studying VR/AR technologies use & development, examining online storytelling forum threads in WoW, analyzing Africans’ representation in video games, investigating business and English classes’ use of Multiplayer-Online Games, and testing the use of a mixed reality environment with undergraduate special education students.
Volume 11, Number 1: Assembled 2018 April 12, 2018 Issue editors: Angie Cox, Trident University International; Edgardo Donovan, Trident University International; Miao Feng, NORC at the University of Chicago; Felipe Nunes, Federal University of Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil. This issue includes five exciting research studies covering a broad and diverse array of topic areas but… Continue reading JVWR new issue Assembled 2018 is Published!
EVE Online special issue in the Journal of Virtual Worlds Research highlights the ways that EVE Online scholarship has matured.
We live in an era of digitally-mediated relationships. From finding a spouse online to daily interactions facilitated through social media, many people build and sustain both platonic and romantic relationships with technology. Virtual worlds are also spaces for these interactions. This special issue is dedicated to an exploration of such topics in a collection of articles exploring “real virtual relationships.”
The JVWR seeks to develop a special issue dedicated to an exploration of the Mind as an umbrella concept of research with relations to virtual worlds.
We are happy to announce the publication of a NEW ISSUE of the Journal of Virtual Worlds Research (JVWR): Volume 10, Number 1: Assembled 2017 Issue Editor: Victoria McArthur, University of Toronto, Canada The 2017 Assembled issue of the Journal of Virtual Worlds Research is a collection of four interdisciplinary research papers, representing the diversity… Continue reading Assembled 2017
We are happy to announce the publication of a NEW ISSUE of the Journal of Virtual Worlds Research (JVWR): Volume 9, Number 3: Edge Issue editor: Yesha Sivan, Coller Institute of Venture, Tel Aviv University, Israel A collection of 5 papers which suggest new angles and unique points of view, is presented in this Edge issue.… Continue reading JVWR new issue “Edge” is published!
The Journal of Virtual Worlds Research (http://www.jvwresearch.org/) is an online, open access academic journal that engages a wide spectrum of scholarship and welcomes contributions from the various disciplines and approaches that intersect with virtual worlds research. Virtual worlds ignite a continuously evolving area of study that spans multiple disciplines and the JVWR editorial team looks… Continue reading CfP for a Quick Turnaround Issue ‘Assembled 2016’