yearly archives: 2014

The European Commission has approved the British Games Tax Relief (GTR) for game developers. After an in-depth investigation, the Commission concluded that the measure, providing incentives to developers to produce games meeting certain cultural criteria, is in line with EU objectives. According to TIGA, the trade association representing the UK video games Industry, the measure […]

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Reboot Develop 2014 Biggest game developers conference in South-East Europe. For more information visit: http://www.rebootdevelop.hr WHERE? Zagreb, Croatia at Double Tree by Hilton congress center WHEN? April 26th to 27th 2014 THEME? The conference is focusing on challenges of modern game  development, next generation of video game entertainment devices, VR gaming and  development and indie game […]

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Unofficial Creative Europe Guidelines A print friendly version of the guidelines can be downloaded from here. Official guidelines and application forms can be accessed here. If you have any feedback or you have spotted any errors in the guidelines, do not hesitate to contact COO of EGDF, Jari-Pekka Kaleva (jari-pekka.kaleva@egdf.eu).

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European Commission provides record funding for European Game Developers The European Commission has made a record number of funding instruments accessible for game developers under the new Horizon2020 research and innovation funding programme. This is in addition to 2.5 million euro annual funding for games through the Creative Europe programme. For the first time, the Commission […]

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European Game Developers interested in Horizon2020 projects BULGARIA       Company: COPRIX media Type: SME Country:  Serbia, Bulgaria Focus areas: Cross Platform Serious games and gamification Crossplatform teaching aids for preschool and primary school Educational Games Augmented reality Industry dissemination and validation Contact: www.coprix.net FINLAND Company: LudoCraft Oy. Type: SME Country: Finland Focus areas: Serious games and gamification Collaborative games Avatar [...]

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During recent years, one of the main goals of EGDF has been to reintroduce video games as a stand-alone support category in the European support programme for audiovisual media. This goal was finally reached in the Autumn of 2013 and now the first European call for video games is open under Creative Europe programme. Furthermore, as EGDF […]

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