In August the world’s biggest event for computer and video games – gamescom – is welcoming its guests: ‘The Heart of Gaming’ is beating in Cologne once again. From August 20 to 24 the latest trends of the gaming scene will be showcased and celebrated within the trade fair halls, connecting industry, players and communities like no other event – because ‘together we are games!’
The event has never been this large and international. With around 8% more exhibition space compared to last year and around 1.000 exhibitors, fans from all over the world can look forward to a vast variety of gaming. Aside from popular producer of the American show “The Game Awards,” Geoff Keighley, to hosting the opening show “gamescom: Opening Night Live”, many world premieres, star gamers and celebrity guests, as well as the “indie village” with independent newcomers and the “event arena” will set new trends and movements within the gaming community. Families can enjoy content that’s suitable for children as well as numerous fun activities in the “family & friends” area.