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News from the gamecity:Hamburg

On the pulse of the german games industry. The latest news from the companies and the people of the gamecity:Hamburg. With a good 200 businesses and more than 4000 employees is the city Hamburg one of the most important hot spots for the games industry in Europe.


Road to gamescom 2020: Gamecity Hamburg supports 9 Hamburg-based teams

These teams will receive a digital booth and more at the Indie Arena Booth Online.
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Games Lift Incubator: Ed Valiente, Rebecca Lautner, Arno Heinisch and more are on board

In the past weeks and months we have built up a workshop and mentoring program for our Games Lift Incubator.
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What is the Games Lift Incubator and why should you participate?

Margarete Schneider explains what it's all about.
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Creative Gaming Awards 2020 - Apply now

Get the title Most Innovative Game or Most Creative Newcomer!
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Hamburg prototype funding 2020: 7 game projects funded with 430,000 euros

Hamburg supports 7 game projects with 430,000 euros in first round of new prototype funding initiative
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Welcome to our new project manager Margarete Schneider

Our team is growing and our new project manager, Margarete Schneider brings extensive experience in the games and digital industry with her and will, …
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Bomb Bots Arena by Tiny Roar - Interview with Co-Founder Maurice Hagelstein

Hamburg based Indie Studio Tiny Roar releases "Bomb Bots Arena"
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New Event: Game Starter

gamecity:Hamburg offers the new event format Game Starter to intensify the exchange between games industry experts and career starters.
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Hamburg prototype funding: presentation of the awarding committee

An awarding committee consisting of five experienced industry experts will decide on the award of the new Hamburg prototype funding
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Application start for Hamburg's new Games Funding initiative

Developers, studios and small and medium-sized enterprises can now apply for the Hamburg Prototype Funding and receive up to 80,000 euros per project …
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Corona Crisis - Support information Update March 30

We will update this page regularly as soon as we receive new information
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Creative Transfer Games - Application now possible

The Application is open until March 17
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Hamburg Games Conference 2020: "How to make money with games"

With a new concept and a new location, the Hamburg Games Conference will experience the biggest relaunch in its successful history on 27 February 2020
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Games Compass Hamburg - #Team Diversity

Last Wednesday, the Games Compass Hamburg brought together decision-makers from the games and digital industry for the fifth time. 
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More than two million euros for Hamburg's games industry

Hamburg supports the development of computer games with 520,000 euros per year and a new incubator
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