GAMESWEEKBERLIN & GAMEFEST (PART OF GAMESWEEKBERLIN)
GAMESWEEKBERLIN APRIL 8-14, 2019 & GAMEFEST APRIL 12-14, 2019
The gamesweekberlin running from April 8–14, 2019 is the leading cross-industry communication and networking platform for games business, development, and culture in Europe. Over seven days, the umbrella brand combines multiple events for industry representatives and game enthusiasts alike. In 2018 about 15.000 international and German game developers, publishers, investors, and influencers from public institutions and the media industry as well as gamers, families and fans came to Berlin.
The gamesweekberlin 2019 connects a variety of events, including the games business and development conference QUO VADIS, the independent video games festival A MAZE. / Berlin, the public playing event Gamefest, the action program for more gender diversity in games Womenize! Games and Tech, the VIP Matchmaking Dinner and the professional eSports conference GERMAN ESPORTS SUMMIT.
In 2019, the Kulturbrauerei in Berlin will be the central information, expo and accreditation center for all participants. Partners of the gamesweekberlin are represented in an overall communication complex, including visibility in all participating events.
gamesweekberlin is funded by Medienboard Berlin-Brandenburg. It’s a brand of and organized by Booster Space in coordination with the organizers of partner events such as A MAZE. / Berlin, Matchmaking Dinner and the GERMAN ESPORTS SUMMIT.
Gamefest in Berlin is the B2C gaming event of gamesweekberlin. Covering more than 600sqm, it offers an incomparable experience for families and gamers in a relaxed, family-friendly environment. Visitors can play different games, enjoy an extensive stage program with local multiplayer tournaments, music acts and informative interviews and learn something in practical workshops.
From AAA to creative indie titles to VR and board games, everything is possible. Attendees are invited to explore real retro classics and make new friends and enemies in board games. A real-life quest will guide you through the exhibition and reward you with amazing prizes. The event is not a fair in the classical sense, but a celebration of what games have to offer.
*Please note that the event takes place in German.