gamescom award 2018: here are the nominees

The final phase of the gamescom award 2018 has begun: the Jury, consisting of German and international games journalists, as well as well-known YouTubers and Co., have named the nominees. Prior to this, over 100 entries had been submitted to the gamescom award office. More than 30 new products qualified for the final round of the gamescom award 2018. This year, winners will be distinguished in a total of 29 categories. gamescom exhibitors and visitors (21 to 25 August 2018) are eagerly waiting to see who will be able to…

“GameOn 2018” will focus on indies and business

“GameOn” is the trailblazing gaming event in the Baltic region. The team of avid gamers, game developers, journalists and esports enthusiasts was formed around 2015 to establish a high-quality expo in Lithuania. Since then “GameOn” has grown into the epic yearly convention dedicated to gaming and technology enthusiasts and will return to Vilnius on November 2-3rd. As “GameOn” is growing, so are the tasks and expectations organizers set for themselves. Event growth in attendance over the last years has been impressive thanks to new and exciting things introduced on a yearly…

gamescom 2018: New name – new location: Official gamescom stage is part of ‘Red Bull Gaming Club powered by gamescom’

In addition to the latest games, gaming fans from all over the world can once again look forward to a diverse event programme at gamescom this year (open to the public from 22 to 25 August). One of the hot spots in 2018 will be the official gamescom stage, which will be hosted together with partner Red Bull for the first time. The Red Bull Gaming Club powered by gamescom awaits visitors in the outdoor area on P8 (behind Hall 8). Many of the programme highlights of the Red Bull…

Dutch Games Association hosts 9th Holland Pavilion at Gamescom

Dutch Games Association (DGA) will be hosting the ninth Holland Pavilion at Gamescom this year, bringing Dutch companies large and small to the event. Gamescom is Europe’s biggest trade fair for interactive games and entertainment, and one of the most important industry meetup worldwide for insiders, publishers and developers. Holland Pavilion This year DGA supports 23 companies to present their games, services or products at Gamescom. The broad selection of companies and organizations represents the Dutch games industry at its best across a wide variety of topics such as education,…

gamescom 2018: Living This Game! Jumpa and Sarazar produce gamescom anniversary anthem

When gamescom 2018 opens its doors to everyone from 22 to 25 August, games fans from all over the world can once again look forward to a 360 degree event experience. With 1,000 expected exhibitors and many events for spectators and participation, spectacular entertainment and great experiences are guaranteed. There is now another surprise for the 10th anniversary of the world’s largest event for computer and video games! With Jumpa and Sarazar, two renowned artists will do the honour of producing the gamescom anthem. ‘Living This Game’ is the title…

Wargaming Heads to gamescom 2018 with Plenty to Show Off

— The biggest gaming trade show is nearing with over 350,000 public and business attendees ready to see the past, present and future of video games. Opening on August 21, 2018 for the media and August 22 for all visitors, Wargaming is ready to conquer the Koelnmesse in Cologne, Germany, with a 1000m²+ show floor with entertainment for all, including a stunning stage program, musical numbers, dancers, contests and more. This year is going to be big as Wargaming is celebrating its 20th anniversary! Throughout the booth, there will be…

gamescom 2018: private visitor admission tickets are only still available for Wednesday (22.08.) and Thursday (23.08)

Update ticketing: gamescom private visitor admission tickets are only still available for Wednesday (22.08.) and Thursday (23.08) – gamescom private visitor tickets now also sold out for Friday (24.08.) as well as Saturday (25.08.) – Official gamescom day tickets for private visitors are only still available from the online Ticket Shop of gamescom for Wednesday and Thursday – Official gamescom admission tickets are only available from the online Ticket Shop of gamescom at www.gamescom.global – Note: Do NOT buy them from other suppliers – In case they are sold out…

Gamescom 2018 welcomes Spain as partner country

Koelnmesse GmbH and game – the association of the German games industry establish partnership with ICEX Spain Trade and Investment and AEVI, supported by DEV for gamescom 2018. Spain is the partner country of gamescom 2018. This means that a European country (Canada in 2017) will once again present itself from 21 to 25 August 2018 at the leading business platform of the games industry in Cologne. With Spain as the official partner country, the organiser Koelnmesse and the sponsor game – association of the German games industry are placing…

Nordic Game 2018: Full program released

It’s a pleasure for the organisers of NG18, 23-25 May in Malmö, Sweden, to reveal the complete program for this year’s conference. More than 165 speakers are lined up to make the audience think, learn, laugh, share, and evolve, with prominent names such as Siobhan Reddy (Media Molecule, Dreams), Robin Hunicke (Funemena, Journey), Johnny Monserrat (Turbine founder), and Angie Smets (Guerilla Games, Horizon Zero Dawn) (https://nordicgame.com/terrific-trio-completes-ng18-program/) ready to enter the main stage of the Slagthuset venue. We also have a wealth of business talks, mobile focused content, and a brand…

NG18 – The Evolution Continues

The Nordic Game 2018 conference, 23-25 May, in Malmö, Sweden, builds on the foundation established by the Nordic Game brand and the keywords “Knowledge, Emotion, Business” – but it’s also expanding and evolving in numerous ways, including: Knowledge Expect a world-class speaker program, with trending topics, inspiration and a range of new workshops and round-table discussions. More than 140 speakers will inform and entertain NG18 attendees in 100+ sessions over the three days, among them Siobhan Reddy (Media Molecule), Johnny Monsarrat (founder of Turbine), Tom Giardino (Steam/Valve), Jason Roberts (Gorogoa),…