New PDF release: Game Analytics: Maximizing the Value of Player Data

By Magy Seif El-Nasr,Anders Drachen,Alessandro Canossa

ISBN-10: 1447147685

ISBN-13: 9781447147688

ISBN-10: 1447172248

ISBN-13: 9781447172246

Developing a winning video game in today’s marketplace is a tough activity. hundreds of thousands of titles are released each year, all competing for gamers’ time and a spotlight. online game analytics has emerged long ago few years as one of many major assets for making sure online game caliber, maximizing luck, knowing participant habit and adorning the standard of the participant adventure. It has resulted in a paradigm shift within the improvement and layout recommendations of electronic video games, bringing data-driven intelligence practices into the fray for informing choice making at operational, tactical and strategic levels.

Game Analytics - Maximizing the worth of participant Data is the 1st ebook related to video game analytics; the method of studying and speaking styles in information in the direction of comparing and riding motion, enhancing functionality and fixing difficulties in video game improvement and video game learn. Written by means of over 50 overseas specialists from and examine, it covers a complete variety of issues throughout greater than 30 chapters, delivering an in-depth dialogue of video game analytics and its useful applications.

Topics lined comprise monetization suggestions, layout of telemetry platforms, analytics for iterative creation, online game info mining and large information in video game improvement, spatial analytics, visualization and reporting of research, participant habit research, quantitative consumer trying out and video game person study. This state of the art quantity is an important resource of reference for video game builders and researchers.

 Key takeaways include:

  • Thorough creation to video game analytics; masking analytics utilized to facts on gamers, strategies and function in the course of the online game lifecycle.
  • In-depth assurance and recommendation on establishing analytics structures and constructing strong practices for integrating analytics in game-development and -management.
  • Contributions via prime researchers and skilled execs from the undefined, together with Ubisoft, Sony, EA, Bioware, sq. Enix, THQ, Volition, and PlayableGames. 
  • Interviews with skilled execs on how they use analytics to create hit games.

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