The Computer Games Journal Referencing Guide

This is the Citationsy guide to The Computer Games Journal citations, reference lists, in-text citations, and bibliographies.
The complete, comprehensive guide shows you how easy citing any source can be. Referencing books, youtube videos, websites, articles, journals, podcasts, images, videos, or music in The Computer Games Journal.

How to do citations in The Computer Games Journal style?
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How do you cite a book in the The Computer Games Journal referencing style?

Here’s an example book citation in The Computer Games Journal using placeholders:
Last Name, F. N. (2000). Title. (E. F. N. Editor Last Name, Ed.) (Edition.). City: Publisher.
So if we want to cite, for example, “Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s Stone” by Joanne K. Rowling we’d do so like this:
The Computer Games Journal citation:
Rowling, J. K. (1997). Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s Stone (1st ed.). London: Bloomsbury Publishing Inc.
And an in-text citation book citation in The Computer Games Journal looks like this: (Rowling 1997)

How to reference a journal article in the The Computer Games Journal citation style?
How do you cite scientific papers in The Computer Games Journal format?

Here’s a The Computer Games Journal journal citation example using placeholders:
Author1 LastnameA. F., & Author3 LastnameA. F. (2000). Title. Container, Volume(Issue), pages Used. https://doi.org/DOI
So if we want to reference this scientific article: “Testing consumer preferences for iced-coffee: Does the drinking environment have any influence?” by C. Petit and J.M. Sieffermann in The Computer Games Journal:
Petit, C., & Sieffermann, J. (2007). Testing consumer preferences for iced-coffee: Does the drinking environment have any influence?, 18(1), 161-172. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.foodqual.2006.05.008
And an in-text citation would look like this: (Petit and Sieffermann 2007)

How to cite a website in a paper in The Computer Games Journal style?

Here’s an The Computer Games Journal example website reference:
Author1 LastnameA. F., & Author2 LastnameA. F. (2000, January 1). Title. Publisher. https://www.example.com. Accessed 2 June 2020
To reference the article located at this link:
https://www.theguardian.com/world/2008/nov/05/uselections20083
on The Guardian website:
Tran, M. (2008, November 5). Barack Obama To Be America’s First Black President. The Guardian. https://www.theguardian.com/world/2008/nov/05/uselections20083. Accessed 2 June 2020
And an in-text citation would look like this: (Tran 2008)

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How to cite a YouTube video The Computer Games Journal

Here’s a The Computer Games Journal citation YouTube video example:
ChannelName. (2000, January 1). Title. YouTube. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XXXXXX. Accessed 2 June 2020
So how to cite a video The Computer Games Journal?
Pixar. (2015, June 3). Pizza Clip — Inside Out. YouTube. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8W6rntBADUQ. Accessed 2 June 2020
And an in-text video citation would look like this: (Pixar 2015)

How to cite a podcast using The Computer Games Journal referencing style

It is becoming more and more common to reference podcasts in essays or other school work.
Here’s how to reference a podcast it in The Computer Games Journal.
Lastname, F. (2000, January 1). Title. Publisher. http://www.example.com. Accessed 2 June 2020
Podcast referencing example in The Computer Games Journal using “This American Life” episode 640:
This American Life. (2018, March 2). 640: Five Women. WBEZ Radio. https://thisamericanlife.org/640/five-women. Accessed 2 June 2020
And an in-text citation would look like this: (This American Life 2018)

How to cite a piece of music or a song using The Computer Games Journal referencing style?

An example song citation in The Computer Games Journal.
Lastname, F. (2000). Song Title. Album. http://www.example.com. Accessed 2 June 2020
Let‘s say we want to reference “Here Comes the Sun” off The Beatles “Abbey Road” album in The Computer Games Journal:
The Beatles. (1969). Here Comes the Sun. Abbey Road. https://itunes.apple.com/us/album/here-comes-the-sun/401186200?i=401187150. Accessed 2 June 2020
And an in-text citation would look like this: (The Beatles 1969)


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