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

SwissGames at Gamescom Online

SwissGames delegation

Kandria by Nicolas Hafner

Untitled Mecha Game by lauflauf

AST-Hero by Twisted BrainZ

Somnium by Team Somnium

Beer, Blood and Beards by Dama Dama Games

Deep Space Gardening by Nevolane

Kukulcan by Black Spoon Studio

Grimoire Groves by Stardust

Whoop Arcade by Echtzeit

The Wandering Village by Stray Fawn Studio

Smelogs Playground by Nifty Productions

Pool Party by Lakeview Games

Patchworld by PatchXR

Team:Cars by Caustique Games

Soup Raiders by Team KwaKwa

Wild Planet by Lukyantsev Company

Return to Nangrim by Sycoforge

Moroi by Violet Saint

Under the heading SwissGames, Pro Helvetia presents 18 highly promising Swiss game studios during the Gamescom Online week, the industry’s key event, taking place from Monday 23 to Sunday 29 August 2021. Throughout the week, the Swiss studios forming the delegation will be taking part to a series of events, awards, pitches and matchmaking sessions.

As featured in : Gamasutra,, Games Wirtschaft, Games Markt,, CEtoday

Banner image: Deep Space Gardening by Nevolane

Where to find SwissGames during Gamescom week

SwissGames Country Pavilion at Devcom – 23 – 27 August
All 18 studios will be present at the online pavilion – access reserved to ticket holders

MeetToMatch: SwissGames Pitch Sessions
Wednesday 25 August, 14h:
Lukyantsev Company, lauflauf, PatchXR, Stardust, Team KwaKwa
Thursday 26 August, 14h:
Caustique Games, Dama Dama Games, Nicolas Hafner, Nifty Productions
All 18 studios are present on MeetToMatch throughout the week. Access to MeetToMatch requires a ticket

SwissGames Pavilion at Indie Arena Booth – 25 – 29 August
A selection of studios have been selected by Indie Arena Booth’s jury and will be showcased at the SwissGames Pavilion, within Indie Arena Booth’s special world “Summercamp of Doom”. Access Indie Arena Booth here
Participation is free of charge and only requires registration

SwissGames part of EuroPlay Games Contest – 26 August at 19:00 CEST
Wild Planet, by Lukyantsev Company, will be representing our country among 14 studios from all over Europe in this live showcase on Twitch, in a Eurovision-style contest.
Free registration here




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