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gamescom 2020: Wild Card campaign kicks off

27.01.2020 - +++ Register for the gamescom newsletter for private visitors by 5 February 2020 and get the chance to receive a wild card +++

Register now: Booking begins for gamescom 2020

25.11.2019 - +++ Exhibitor registration for gamescom 2020 has begun +++ make sure you reserve your exhibition space early at the world’s largest event for computer and video games and benefit from favourable conditions +++

gamescom: Opening Night Live and event arena go to the next round in 2020

14.11.2019 - +++ In 2020 too, the show will take place in the context of gamescom with producer and host Geoff Keighley +++ Chance for participation in the stage programme of gamescom: Opening Night Live is exclusively reserved for gamescom exhibitors +++ event arena also part of gamescom in 2020+++

hall of games: gamescom 2019 - Show with more premieres and events popular with millions of people worldwide and 373,000 visitors on location

24.08.2019 - +++ The new opening event‚ 'gamescom: Opening Night Live‘, becomes the games highlight worldwide +++ 373,000 visitors from more than 100 countries, including 31,300 trade visitors, are guests in Cologne +++ Millions of visitors follow gamescom online +++ Area expansion and new offerings are convincing +++

Please note, not to be published before 5:30 p.m.! Gamescom award 2019: "And the winners are...!"

24.08.2019 - +++ The main prize, the Best of gamescom Award, goes to "Dreams" from Sony Interactive Entertainment +++ gamescom fans have decided: "Borderlands 3" is the winner of the gamescom "Most Wanted“ Consumer Award +++ PietSmiet distinguished as Best Streamer/Let’s Player +++ THQ Nordic is Best Games Company of gamescom 2019 +++ Indie Arena Booth is the best stand of gamescom 2019 +++

Sold-out gamescom congress 2019 thrills with a huge variety of topics and compelling speakers


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) +++

gamescom award 2019: apply now!

10.07.2019 - +++ Application for gamescom awards 2019 possible until 31 July +++ New procedure: submission of gameplay footage is sufficient +++ Once again, two award ceremonies: 19 August (jury winners) in the context of gamescom Opening Night Live and 24 August (audience winners) per live stream +++

Federal Minister of Transport and Digital Infrastructure Scheuer and Minister of State for Digitalisation Bär open gamescom 2019


gamescom 2019 continues to grow: more space for visitors

27.06.2019 - +++ entertainment area to be complemented with event arena (hall 11.3) +++ extensive measures for improving quality of stay +++ hall plan 2019 now online +++

gamescom to launch Asian edition in Singapore in 2020


Nederland is partnerland van gamescom 2019


The Netherlands announced as gamescom partner country for 2019


gamescom and Geoff Keighley partner to create "gamescom: Opening Night Live"

16.04.2019 - gamescom 2019 starts with a Spectacular Game Showcase +++ Livestreamed Internationally on Monday, August 19 at 8 pm CEST / 2 pm EDT / 11am PT

gamescom 2019: Top result in the initial booking phase

14.03.2019 - *** Early bird booking result is eight percent up on last year *** Internationality: Exhibitors from 28 countries have already confirmed their participation *** Top themes Indies and eSports strongly represented *** Growth in the merchandise area: +24 percent compared to the same period of the previous year *** The first exhibitors already confirmed: Gaming diversity guaranteed ***

Koelnmesse and game extend gamescom contract


gamescom 2019: Wild Card campaign kicks off


gamescom 2018: spectacular new products for the 10th anniversary

25.08.2018 - - Around 370,000 visitors from 114 countries, including 31,200 trade visitors, visited gamescom 2018- Strong interest in the international new products at the gamescom opening- gamescom highlights were followed live worldwide as streams at ?experience gamescom live?- the LIGHT IT UP! anniversary action provided a visual highlight

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