Munich, April 16th, 2020 – European Games BizDev Gathering, a two days long online event focused on supporting European game developers during challenging times of the ongoing global crisis has just opened up its registration at www.egbg.eu The inaugural edition of EGBG will be solely focused on helping European game developers getting as many business opportunities as possible at the time when they need it the most.
Two days long online event that will run on the MeetToMatch platform will focus primarily on providing pitching opportunities to game development studios across Europe. EGDF, RCP, and Reboot, stakeholders that are jointly spearheading this bold initiative, are extremely happy to announce that just within few days of revealing initial details about the event, more than 50+ key global partners have joined it. More than half of them are publishers with highlights such as Sony PlayStation, Private Division, Raw Fury, NetEase, Bandai Namco, Curve, ID@Xbox and many others as well as key investors including London Venture Partners, Kowloon Nights, Mail.ru, Play Ventures, Makers Fund, etc.
The incredible support of numerous European national game development and games industry associations highlights, even more, all of the strengths of the European games industry community and its readiness to support its members in times of need.
Hendrik Lesser, President of EGDF
“We are humbled by the reception of the event so far. And we want to thank all who have or will join this effort. Strengthening our industry through making deals to make great games jointly is fighting the good fight! I am glad that so many associations from all of over Europe and backgrounds are in too. Let’s do this!”
European Games BizDev Gathering is structured entirely as a noncommercial event with the primary goal of supporting as many European game developers as possible. Therefore symbolic registration fee is only 35 EUR per developer while investors and publishers are offered to contribute to the basic event running costs with an amount whichever they feel appropriate.
More information, partners list and registrations available at www.egbg.eu
Remote control productions (rcp) is an independent production house focusing on development, production, and placement of games and gaming applications. rcp represents Europe’s biggest family of game developers with 12 studios across 4 countries, a gamification unit, a publishing label, and a digital marketing agency. Since 2005 the Munich-based company and its teams have shipped close to 400 projects for all major platforms, including Bus Simulator 18, Angry Birds Epic & Evolution, Ostwind (Windstorm), Sacred Legends, Rescue HQ, Das Boot, and Pet Hotel.
More details on www.r-control.de
Globally recognized Reboot brand encompasses series of renowned boutique games industry and game developers conferences well known for leveraging the natural beauty, luxurious resorts, and high-end speaker line-ups and matching them with a uniquely relaxed and open atmosphere for doing games industry business. Reboot Develop Blue, Dubrovnik, Croatia and Reboot Develop Red, Banff, Canada are complementing each other while offering a different twist, each of them being unique to the location where it takes place.
More details on www.rebootdevelopblue.com
MeetToMatch is the most used event networking service in the international games industry working on 22 game events in 2019 globally. For over ten years, the company ensures that people are meeting by choice rather than chance, enabling game developers to meet publishers, investors are other companies to do business and exchange knowledge. Since early 2019, the MeetToMatch service is also successfully used for online events in the games industry and beyond. This enables everyone globally to make connections by choice from the comfort of home while removing travel costs and reducing the carbon footprint.
More details on www.meettomatch.com
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