Now the Gamescom throws 2016, which will take place from 17 to 21 August 2016 in Cologne, their shadows ahead. Until February 19, 60 percent of more exhibitors have registered already than in the previous year. Turkey will represent as a partner country with a 500-square-meter pavilion.
The Gamescom 2016 absorb trip, because the first registration period ended on February 19 with a top score: the current number of companies are once more than 60 percent higher than the number of registrations as of the comparison date 2015, companies from 33 countries have already signed up. In the entertainment area, 21 percent are in the business area. The partner country Turkey will be on 500 square meters in the business area. The area that is the partner country at the gamescom business area increased fivefold compared with the previous year. Group participation from Germany, France, Hong Kong, Italy, Netherlands, United States/Canada, of Switzerland, Singapore, Spain and South Korea signed up also at an early stage their participation in the biggest event for interactive entertainment.
Many large companies in the computer and video game industry are already fixed with. These include project, Crytek astragon entertainment, Bandai Namco, Bethesda, Bigpoint, CD, deep Silver (Koch Media), ELECTRONIC ARTS, Gameforge, Gaijin network, GREYBOX, Kalypso media, Konami, Nintendo, Perfect World Europe, Square Enix, Techland, Ubisoft, unity technologies, Warner Bros. Entertainment and Wargaming. Also numerous vendors of hardware, virtual reality solutions and accessories such as Caseking, ESET, Roccat, oculus VR, Samsung, Sennheiser communications A/S and TeamSpeak Systems will be exhibiting in Cologne. For the first time, including Captiva, GIGA-BYTE technology and Wingracers sports games are represented at the event for interactive entertainment. To get E-sports presentations, inter alia by turtle entertainment.
The current number of registrations: the concept of the Gamescom and the sign of a successful 2016 event seem to be good. Trade visitors expected on Europe’s leading business platform for computer – and video games the largest business area in the field of interactive entertainment software. At the same time thousands of game fans can look forward already now on spectacular game presentations and exciting events in the framework of the Gamescom.
By 2015 the Gamescom closed with record results: 806 exhibitors from 45 countries presented their innovations on an extended area of 193,000 square meters. Approximately 345,000 visitors, of which 33,500 trade visitors from 96 countries visited the Gamescom 2015.