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social gaming

Syllabification: so·cial gam·ing

Definition of social gaming in English:

noun

The activity or practice of playing an online game on a social media platform: social gaming, with its emphasis on friends and community, is seeing tremendous growth
More example sentences
  • The company's studios focus on combining the best elements of traditional and social gaming to appeal to a growing audience of gamers looking for highly immersive social games.
  • Mirror Group is paving the way to charge for its content online by using social gaming to build loyalty.
  • These days, social gaming companies are driving up revenues by encouraging players to buy virtual items like tractors or seed to gain a competitive advantage or build up their status.

Derivatives

social gamer

1
noun
Example sentences
  • There are an estimated 98 million social gamers in the U.S.
  • It is possible that social gamers do not necessarily enjoy the challenge of "beating the game," or beating friends.
  • The breakdown between female and male social gamers is 55 and 45 percent, respectively, with an average age of 43 in the US and 48 in the UK.

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