SWISSGAMES is initiated by Pro Helvetia, the Swiss Arts Council.

3 Swiss studios receive GDC Best In Play Honorable Mentions


SwissGames delegation in San Francisco

Courage XL B2C Showcase event
The Monarch, 101 6th Str, San Francisco
17 March 2019

SwissGames @ GCA
Game Connection America
18-22 March 2019
Tables 174 + 175 + 177
AT&T Stadium

European Game Showcase
19 March 2019

SwissGames pavilion @ GDC
Game Developers Conference
20-22 March 2019
Booth N2911
Moscone Center

The 2019 GDC Best In Play were just announced: This award is a spotlight for emerging developers showcasing at GDC, judged by a panel of veteran GDC organizers. In addition to the 8 winners, Honorable Mentions are designated, and among the 8 games selected, 3 of them are part of the SwissGames delegation:

Bright prospects for the upcoming GDC week!

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