The Gamescom in Colognes opens their gate tomorrow for everyone. (Photo: xity)
More than 800 exhibitors from over 45 countries are in Cologne to present their new products (Photo: Xity).
Call of Duty - Advanced Warfare was one of the crowd favorites of last year (Photo: Xity)
From the 5th to the 9th of August 2015, the Gamescom in Cologne will run for the seventh time. (photo: Xity)
For five days the fairground will transform itself into the main hotspot for computer and video games (Photo: Xity)
First day of the Gamescom tomorrow
The Gamescom 2015 in Cologne
From the 5th to the 9th of August 2015, Cologne will transform itself to the main hotspot for computer and video games for five days.
Düsseldorf - More than 800 exhibitors (+14 per cent compared to 2014) from more than 45 countries will present their innovations in Cologne. The foreign share of exhibitors is 64 percent higher than last year. Overall, the gamescom occupies an area of 193,000 square meters (+18 percent).
"After the very successful Gamescom 2014, 2015 will be in this year even bigger. The interest of private visitors has grown that much that the tickets of the Gamescom were sold out were early this year, "says Dr. Maximilian Schenk, Managing Director of the BIU - Federal association of interactive entertainment software.
More than 700 exhibitor from over 40 countries with hundreds of premieres and new games of alll genres, from action, adventure and E-Sports. Over an area of 193,000 square meters the trade visitors and game fans from all over the world will have the opportunity to play hundreds of blockbuster titles and products for the first time. These are the biggest
These are the participating companies:
Activison Blizzard, astragon, Bandai Namco, Bethesda, CI Games, Cloud Imperium Games, Crytek, Deep Silver (Koch Media), ELECTRONIC ARTS, Kalypso Media, Konami, Microsoft, Nintendo, Oculus, Sea Sun, Sony, UBISOFT, Warner Bros. und Square Enix. Auch Anbieter von Online-, und Browser-Spielen sowie Entwickler von Spiele-Apps, wie Aeria Games, Bigpoint, Perfect World, Grey Box und Gameforge werden vom 5. bis 9. August in den Kölner Messehallen vertreten sein. Hinzu kommen E-Sport-Präsentationen, unter anderem von Wargaming und Turtle Entertainment. Auch der G.A.M.E. Bundesverband, Caseking, Marketpoint, Nvidia, ROCCAT und Samsung nutzen die gamescom 2015 als Businessplattform und zur Präsentation ihrer Neuheiten. Erstmalig als Aussteller dabei sind beispielsweise Google Inc. / YouTube, HTC, Team 17 und MOTIGA.
This year the new entertainment area for families with children aged 6 to 12 years will be open for everyone. Thanks to a family-oriented design with quiet areas, ample seating, specially adapted catering services as well as numerous attractions specifically for children Family & Friends. Among other things, Europe Park / Deep Silver, Ubisoft and Warner Bros are as exhibitors in the family & friends.