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gamescom 2024

gamescom 2024: 21-25 August 2024

The world's largest event for computer and video games and Europe's most comprehensive business platform for the games industry was once again held in Cologne in 2023.

In 2024, everything that is important in the gaming world will again meet in the exhibition halls of Koelnmesse.

business area

Europe's most important industry meeting place for insiders, retailers, publishers and developers.

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entertainment area

The entertainment area

The newest games live and for the first time at gamescom!

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Cosplayer in black, warlike costume

gamescome cosplay village

With the cosplay village we offer you a varied program with international cosplayers, artists, music acts, show acts, live casts and much more!

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gamescom: Opening Night Live

gamescom: Opening Night Live

The mega-event of the gaming industry, hosted by Geoff Keighley, will once again present numerous world premieres and exciting announcements.

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indie village

indie area

Never before have indie games been more presented at gamescom: At the heart of gamescom, passionate developers from all over the world presented their new, innovative and creative game title.

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Top view of the retro area in the family&freinds area

retro gaming

Pixel games from the past and a lot of new stuff around retro gaming.

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gamescom studio

gamescom studio

In the gamescom studio top developers are interviewed about their games and provide background information on the latest announcements.

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gamescom campus

gamescom campus

Expect countless career and educational opportunities in and around the games sector at the gamescom campus.

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gamescom campus

family & friends

The passion for gaming is something all age groups share – The family & friends area is a popular meeting place for all ages and a forum where they can discover and learn about new technologies through play.

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event arena

event arena

It couldn't be more spectacular: The largest and most elaborate stage at gamescom. Whether it's an exciting eSports tournament or a spectacular live concert with music from your game, the event arena can do it all!

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meerchandise area

merchandise area

The merchandise area offers everything a gamer's heart desires. Find everything you ever wanted in fan articles, accessories and goodies for the latest game innovations and classics.

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