Games industry events

Gaming presses pause in respect of US protests – Activision joins EA and PlayStation – but what about the other ‘E3’ shows?

Multiple gaming giants have announced the delay of major announcements over the last 24 hours. Activision, PlayStation and EA lead the move, with all three postponing events which were to have taken place this week, in response to the continuing protests in the US after the death of George Floyd.  …

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Devcom reveals details of digital 2020 event – including tutorials, masterclasses and podcasts

Gamescom schedule

Following its announcement that Devcom, the developer event that runs prior to Gamescom, would be digital event this year, the organisers have followed up with details of they hope to “deliver an unforgettable experience online instead of on-site.” The result will consist not just of the event itself but a …

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Ubisoft looks Forward to the 12th of July

Ubisoft Forward

Ubisoft has announced its early summer conference event, called Ubisoft Forward. Which will take place on the 12th of July. Ubsifot describes the event as “E3-style showcase with exclusive game news, exciting reveals and plenty more.” Saying it will be the company’s first “fully digital conference.”  As with any E3-style …

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“We will never fully go back to the old ways” – Hendrik Lesser on the European Games BizDev Gathering and the future of trade events

Hendrik Lesser

We caught up Hendrik Lesser, president of media partners European Games BizDev Gathering to learn more about the event, how it came about and what the future might hold for trade events. 

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