The Frontiers of Society, Science and Technology, 2020, 2(12); doi: 10.25236/FSST.2020.021212.
Jihao Zhang1, Hongzhi Zhao2, Zhicheng Chen3, Zihan Song4
1 Department of Foreign Language, Huazhong University of Science and Technology, Wuhan 430074, China
2 Department of Computer Science and Technology, North China Electric Power University, Beijing 102206, China
3 Department of Computer Science and Technology, Huazhong University of Science and Technology, Wuhan 430074, China
4 Department of Mathematics and Statistics, South Central University for Nationalities, Wuhan 430074, China
Considered the influence of COVID-19 epidemic on video game markets, this paper proposes using Python to find the best model of predicting the most popular game tags on Steam game platform. Four of the models of predicting the best-selling games on Steam are based on Lasso linear regression, support vector machine, decision tree and random forest. Then people can predict the most popular tags by sum the tags of these games. Another one of the models of predicting the most popular game tags directly are based on natural language processing and random forest. This research succeeds to provide a game tags predicting model combining the catastrophic events and machine learning for the first time.
Machine learning, Linear regression, Svm, Natural language processing
Jihao Zhang, Hongzhi Zhao, Zhicheng Chen, Zihan Song. Prediction of the Most Popular Game Tags on Steam under the Influence of Covid-19 Based on Machine Learning and Natural Language Processing. The Frontiers of Society, Science and Technology (2020) Vol. 2 Issue 12: 70-80. https://doi.org/10.25236/FSST.2020.021212.
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