Over 80 exhibitors will showcase their industry expertise and games during the conference. Organisers of gamescom asia shared details of the program line-up for the 2022 edition.
To date, over 80 exhibitors from 16 countries will showcase their services, games, and expertise across a larger-scaled physical Trade Zone. The festival also announced country pavilions and a new networking tool, the gamescom biz community, to bring trade visitors a truly global experience under one roof. The Entertainment Zone will feature shows that will be held fully online. gamescom asia will be held in Singapore from on October, 20-22. Two virtual shows PRIMETIME and STUDIO will showcase international and regional game publishers, trailers, announcements, and extended games showcases in a fully online Entertainment Zone (B2C), with game previews and tryouts on the STEAM event page. Online segments are available for all audiences on 19 and 23 October.
Trade Zone: Country Pavilions and gamescom biz community to bring the world to Singapore
gamescom asia’s Trade Zone includes an Expo area and Expo Stage, a Trade Conference, Networking, and a Developer-Publisher-Investor Speed Dating event from 20 to 22 October. With Meta0 as the Platinum Sponsor, other sponsors include Gamedriver, Nuvei, TikTok, Xsolla, as well as Codashop, MYTONA , Scopely, and Xbox. The Indie Village will also bring together the achievements and potential of indie games companies. They include Arsanesia, Brace Yourself Games, Gripper, Sprytosaur, and Tantanmen Games.
All registered delegates for gamescom asia 2022 will be able to use the gamescom biz community app to view and speak to exhibitors virtually, schedule meetings, check out the conference agenda and more, while conference delegates get additional access after the event to watch the conference sessions on demand. As a joint digital platform with gamescom and devcom, the app will remain accessible throughout the year, uniting all three business communities globally to provide visitors with updates and opportunities to forge partnerships via gamescom-related events.
Trade Conference: Distinguished speakers share on top gaming trends
Conference attendees can look forward to over 60 speakers from global game developers and publishers, indie games studios and social media platforms to share their insights on trending topics in the gaming scene. All speakers will be present live in Singapore. New additions to the lineup welcome Certain Affinity, Springloaded, Streamline Studios alongside an already star-studded cast representing Activision Blizzard, Wizards of the Coast, WolfEye Studios, MOONTON, Sloclap, Ubisoft, ESL Pro League, and others.
Topics will revolve around discussions and case studies on development and production, narrative and design, mobile games, community management, business and marketing, payments, and future trends.
- Panel on Culturally-infused games by Mojiken Studio (Indonesia), Persona Theory Games (Malaysia), Secret6 (Philippines), Arief Johan (Malaysia), Virtual SEA (Sri Lanka)
- Panel on What’s happening in the Esports space by ESL Pro League, MOONTON Games, ONE Esports, YouTube.
- Presentation on The Global Appeal of Asia-Made Indie Games by Xbox
- Presentation on Architects of the Metaverse by Roblox
- Panel on How Game Publishing is Evolving by Bethesda/ Zenimax (Australia), Pug In Digital/ Dear Villagers (France), Majamojo (Indonesia), VNG Corporatation (Vietnam), Take-Two Interactive (Singapore)
You may learn more about the conference and get your ticket here.