SWISSGAMES is initiated by Pro Helvetia, the Swiss Arts Council.
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Game Connection Europe 2019: SwissGames delegation announced

Created in 2001, Game Connection Europe is the original business match-making event for the games industry and takes each year during Paris Game Week in November. More than 2,700 visitors come to Paris to meet developers, publishers & distributors in order to find new partners, clients and service providers. Almost 1500 companies from 60 countries …


Numerik Games Festival opens today in Yverdon-les-Bains

One of the main Swiss festivals dedicated to digital culture, Numerik Games Festival opens today and will last until Sunday. It is the 4th edition of the event, which is supported by Pro Helvetia and showcases the very best of digital culture. Games, music, video mapping, live shows and digital design – the propositions are …


Upcoming maintenance work

The application portal myprohelvetia will be updated from 1.1.-7.1.2024. Due to these changes, open applications must be finalized and submitted via the current online portal ( by the latest 23:59 on 31 December 2023. Until this date, the deadlines and criteria outlined in the current guidelines and calls for applications apply. New applications can be created and submitted in the application portal as of 8 January 2024.