More initiatives of the Hamburg Kreativ Gesellschaft
More initiatives of the Hamburg Kreativ Gesellschaft

Creative Gaming Awards 2020 - Apply now

Get the title Most Innovative Game or Most Creative Newcomer!

Submit your game now for the "Creative Gaming Awards" for the PLAY - Creative Gaming Festival.  

The submissions are open until July 31 for indie games or creative media productions in the categories Most Creative Game and Most Innovative Newcomer!

The Most Creative Game award aims for experienced indie developers, who have developed video games before. Applicants can submit finished projects and beta versions.  

The Most Innovative Newcomer aims for students and indie developers who have not published a video game before. The applicants can submit alpha and beta versions as well as prototypes.  

Apply now on the PLAY20 Award website.    

The festival under this year's motto "Exploring Borders" will take place on November 4-8, 2020, and will be presented in a new form with accessibility through online rooms all over the world. 

Where does a game end, where does the real world begin? What are invisible lines, obstacles, and limitations in games and beyond? We will find out at the PLAY20 festival.    

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Games Lift - What's in a workshop

Good workshops are hard to find. In the Games Lift incubator, they are a main attraction of the program. It’s seasoned game devs giving personal advice to a small group. But there is a crinkle: Because of the pandemic, this time around all talks and workshops of the Games Lift Incubator are being held remotely.

Application for Gamecity Hamburg program "Games Transfer" now possible

In order to increase the visibility of current game projects and to support the initiation of new business contacts, Gamecity Hamburg now promotes participation in online and in-person events for game developers and studios from Hamburg with the program "Games Transfer".

The Games Lift Incubator starts now. What does it incubate, exactly?

As another important program to support up-and-coming game developers and the games ecosystem in Hamburg, our Games Lift Incubator finally lifts off. Time for a quick inventory: What does the program do? What does it hope to achieve? We asked Gamecity Hamburg’s project manager Margarete Schneider to get us into the details of this new incubation program.

Survey: How are the media and creative industries doing in Hamburg?

How are the media and creative industries doing in Hamburg? What influence does the covid-19 pandemic have on media and creative companies, how does it affect business and companies‘ requirements? What do you expect in relation to the media location Hamburg?

"REPTRAILS - Save the FRD" - Interview with developer Torsten Fock-Herde

We talked with kabuff.co developer Torsten Fock-Herde about their upcoming game REPTRAILS - Save the FRD and the ongoing crowdfunding project.

Games Lift: these 5 games projects will be supported in Batch 1

The participants for the first batch of the new "Games Lift" Incubator by Gamecity Hamburg have been selected

9 game studios and Gamecity Hamburg at the digital gamescom 2020

The first purely digital gamescom opens its doors from August 27 to 30. Internet users worldwide will have the opportunity to experience the newly developed Indie Arena Booth Online for the first time.

Mind the Progress congress 2020 as podcast

As the annual Mind the Progress congress by the Hamburg Kreativ Gesellschaft in co-operation with nextMedia.Hamburg cannot take place in its usual form this year, a completely new alternative was found to provide interested members of especially, but not exclusively, the creative industries with an understanding and a discussion of topics concerning digital change in the modern age.

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.

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.

What is the Games Lift Incubator and why should you participate?

Margarete Schneider explains what it's all about.

Corona Crisis: Additional federal short-term financial assistance

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