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Gaming Specific Journals
Well Played A journal on video games, value and meaning.
Games and Culture An international journal that promotes innovative research about games and culture.
Simulation & Gaming A leading international forum for the exploration and development of simulation/gaming methodologies used in education, training, consultation, and research.
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Journal of Games Criticism The journal strives to be a producer of feed-forward approaches to video games criticism with a focus on influencing gamer culture, the design and writing of video games, and the social understanding of video games and video games criticism.
Board Games Studies Journal Online Board Game Studies is an academic journal for historical and systematic research on board games. Its object is to provide a forum for board games research from all academic disciplines in order to further our understanding of the development and distribution of board games within an interdisciplinary academic context.
Analog Game Studies A bi-monthy journal for the research and critique of analog games. We define analog games broadly and include work on tabletop and live-action role-playing games, board games, card games, pervasive games, game-like performances, carnival games, experimental games, and more. Analog Game Studies was founded to reserve a space for scholarship on analog games in the wider field of game studies.
Game Studies Open access, international journal of computer game research. Focuses on aesthetic, cultural, and communicative aspects of computer games.