Studies

09.10.11
Older gamers more likely to drop money in cash shops to save time
09.10.11

Older gamers more likely to drop money in cash shops to save time

How long are you willing to wait for your next level in a given game? According to a recent study...

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07.27.11
How fat are your tubes? Pando Networks studies average US net speeds
07.27.11

How fat are your tubes? Pando Networks studies average US net speeds

Pando Networks, a content delivery provider for a variety of free-to-play MMOs such as Lord of...

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07.05.11
Nielsen: smartphones dominate among new subscribers; Android leads, iOS surges, RIM falters
07.05.11

Nielsen: smartphones dominate among new subscribers; Android leads, iOS surges, RIM falters

Visit any mobile retailer and you're likely to notice that smartphones are becoming mighty popula...

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02.10.11
The Guild Counsel: Are guild leaders a health hazard?
02.10.11

The Guild Counsel: Are guild leaders a health hazard?

Earlier this week, Massively reported on a poll conducted by Bigpoint concerning gamer stereotypes...

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05.28.10
Gamers more likely to experience sweet, lucid dreams
05.28.10

Gamers more likely to experience sweet, lucid dreams

New research coming out of Grant MacEwan University in Alberta, Canada has left us feeling a little...

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01.19.10
Wii Balance Board: decent for measuring equilibrium, medical study says
01.19.10

Wii Balance Board: decent for measuring equilibrium, medical study says

This one's pretty cute (or evidence of a completely uncreative healthcare industry). Researchers...

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01.11.10
First Impressions: Alganon
01.11.10

First Impressions: Alganon

Today's First Impressions could use a little bit of external reading before you go too deeply into...

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12.13.09
Nearly three-fifths of users buy items in free-to-play games
12.13.09

Nearly three-fifths of users buy items in free-to-play games

There's a strong sense in most free-to-play games that the playerbase consists of two people: those...

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12.05.09
How we learn the jargon
12.05.09

How we learn the jargon

We get a lot of requests here on the site from researchers trying to study you World of Warcraft pl...

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