gamescom: 20.–24.08.2019 for all: 21.–24.08.2019


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gamescom award 2019: the fans are voting!

20.08.2019 - +++ Nominees for the second award ceremony of the gamescom awards announced +++ gamescom fans can vote as of now in several fan categories, including the gamescom "Most Wanted“ Consumer Award and Best Streamer/Let's Player +++ The winners will be announced on the gamescom Saturday, 24 August as of 3:30 p.m. in the IGN@gamescom now studio and in the live stream +++

gamescom award 2019: here are the nominees


Many innovations at gamescom 2019: more area, more programme, more highlights

13.08.2019 - +++ More area - more space for visitors +++ New opening show: gamescom: Opening Night Live +++ Premiere for indie village & event arena +++ Strong exhibitor presence guarantees the latest games highlights +++ Internationality at the top level +++

gamescom now: Live streams, exclusive gameplayvideos and much more with the new digitaloffering


gamescom now: Live streams, exclusive gameplay videos and much more with the new digital offering

13.08.2019 - +++ Numerous live streams and videos directly from gamescom +++ Programme start with live stream of gamescom: Opening Night Live +++ Programme content in German and English +++

More than 15 publishers set to debut world premiere content and make announcements during gamescom: Opening Night Live

06.08.2019 - +++ Host Geoff Keighley welcomes visionary Game Director Hideo Kojima and more game development teams live on stage +++ gamescom: Opening Night Live streams live across various platforms globally on Monday, August 19 at 8 p.n. CEST / 2 p.m. EDT / 11 a.m. PDT +++ limited tickets for gaming fans to attend the live show now available at +++

One stage - a big programme: the new gamescom event arena

26.07.2019 - +++ gamescom event arena in hall 11.3 +++ eSports highlights and more +++ Riot Games, Friday, 23.08., in the event arena on the programme +++ Procurement of event arena ticket with separate entrance and guaranteed seat possible (Euro 4.50) +++ Free access for all gamescom visitors (depending on available space capacity; expect waiting times) +++

Signings & more: gamescom with new event area in hall 11.2

24.07.2019 - +++ New in hall 11.2: meet & greet: signing areas +++ food court with culinary delicacies +++ chill out zone with seating +++ events: COS Cup and RC drift games, also in hall 11.2 +++

gamescom 2019 theme focuses on community


New: indie village at gamescom 2019

11.07.2019 - ++++ Focus on developers of indie games: gamescom indie village celebrates premiere +++ Media Indie Exchange (The MIX) now partner of the new gamescom indie village +++ Curation of 50 indie titles +++ Presentation on 20 August 2019, 7:00 p.m. in the indie village (hall 10.2) +++

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