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Dataspelsbranchen (Swedish Game Industry Association) has published the New report – Ways into the gaming industry – about competence, education and the art of creating games available here: https://dataspelsbranschen.se/nyheter/2023/1/24/ny-rapport-vgar-in-i-spelbranschen-om-kompetens-utbildning-och-konsten-att-skapa-spel

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STATEMENT ON EUROPEAN PARLIAMENT VOTE ON REPORT “CONSUMER PROTECTION IN ONLINE VIDEO GAMES – A EUROPEAN SINGLE MARKET APPROACH” 18 January 2023     ISFE and EGDF note the report’s recognition of the many benefits that video games provide to consumers, including on mental health, as well as the industry’s contribution to technological innovation and […]

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You will find below a list of winners of 2022 game awards, around Europe.   CZECH REPUBLICAward: Czech Game of the Year 2022Winner: Svoboda 1945: Liberation, by Charles Games    DENMARK Award: Spilprisen 2022 Winner: Hitman 3, Io Interactive FINLAND Award: The Finish Game Awards 2022 Winner: Returnal, by Housemarque  FRANCEAward:  La Cérémonie des Pégases 2022Winner: Deathloop, by Arkane Lyon  […]

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Neogames Finland ry. and Suomen Pelinkehittäjät ry. have built a model for Finnish game companies to estimate their carbon footprint. The model unites the methodologies leading Finnish game developer studios currently use to calculate their emissions with existing third-party online resources, such as Ilmastolaskuri by WWF Finland. The model is free to use for any […]

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About the Playing for the Planet Alliance  The Playing for the Planet Alliance was launched in 2019 during the Climate Summit at UN Headquarters in New York. In joining the Alliance, members have made commitments ranging from integrating green activations in games, reducing their emissions and supporting the global environmental agenda through initiatives ranging from […]

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Women in Games has published the Second Edition of its Guide. Featuring almost 150 pages of information, inspiration, resources, first-hand accounts, showcases, recommendations and more, The Guide: Building A Fair Playing Field is available to download for free here.

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41 Transatlantic Business Coalition Calls on EU Policymakers to Finalize Agreement to Secure Transatlantic Data Flows Sweden, November 15th — Today, a broad transatlantic coalition of 41 associations – representing companies of all sizes from various sectors of the business community – called on EU policymakers to make a swift conclusion to the EU adequacy […]

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Statement on the adoption of European Parliament’s resolution on esports and video games   10/11/2022  We, at ISFE and EGDF, are pleased to see this in-depth look at our sector which recognises the value of IP, the role of Europe’s video games industry in the creative economy, the many benefits of video game play and […]

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Download the EGDF 2019 data report from here: 2020 insights report  Brussels, 19 August, 2022 – The European Games Developer Federation (EGDF) has published its 2020 insights report today. The 2020 report aggregates key games industry data from 25 European countries and is produced with the support of national trade associations across Europe, including those […]

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This report shows that 2020 was a period of unprecedented challenge, but it also shows our industry’s incredible resilience in response to the crisis, as millions of people discovered the joys and benefits of playing our games for the first time. For this report, EGDF and ISFE have aggregated national industry data for 2020 from […]

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