GDC San Francisco 2011

Nordic Game at GDC 2011 in San Francisco

GDC 2011, 27 Feb-4 Mar, is coming up with expected 15 000 plus visitors. Nordic Game will host a booth in the South Hall Expo at the Moscone Center, and below you can see all the Nordic companies are exhibiting at booth #1910. Remember to stop by to say hello and also to pick up an invite for the famous Nordic party on 2 March - this year sponsored by Funcom (NO) and created in co-op with The European Game Conference Alliance and Dutch Games Go Global.


Here are the Nordic companies exhibiting at booth #1910, South Hall, Moscone Centre. The hall will be open from 2 March - 4 March, 9:00-18:00 the first two days, while the expo closes on 16:00 the last.

Localize Direct (SE)
Dynascore (DK)

Bearded Ladies (SE)
Recoil Games (FI)

Walkthru (FI)
TeliaSonera (SE)
Copenhagen GC (DK)
PressPlay (DK)
GuppyWorks (DK)
Zaxis (DK)
Neogames (FI)
Computerspilzonen (DK)
Hansoft (SE)
Space Time Foam ApS (DK)
Progressive Media ApS (DK)
Tactile Entertainment ApS (DK)
APEX Virtual Entertainment ApS (DK)

Mediatonic (FI)
Nordic Film Interactive (DK)
Nitro Games (FI)
Redlynx (FI)
Kuuasema Ltd (FI)

Bugbear (FI)


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Deadline for signing up was 24 January, 2011!


This is what you missed: The associate exhibitor package includes:

  • Reception services

  • Access to Lounge area in the pavilion

  • Logo in printed material and in booth

  • Part in the Nordic Game show reel

  • 2 tickets for the Nordic Party

  • Basic marketing and inclusion in PR materials

  • 2 Expo passes 

  • Access to storage room
    Cost: $1500

Additional opportunities
:

 

  • Demo station, for displaying your games at a dedicated place in the booth, $ 10 000 (2 spots only)

  • Slots meeting room, contact us

  • Sponsorship opportunity for Nordic Game Party, contact us

  • Booth Crawl sponsorship, contact us

  • Additional Party tickets, contact us

  • Other wishes, contact us

Contact us now:
Emma Mellander, emma@nordicgame.com, +46 736 00 08 88

Jacob Riis, jacob@nordicgame.com, +45 23609422

Each spring, the Game Developers Conference (GDC) presents a unique opportunity for U.S. industry executives and journalists to meet game developers from the Nordic countries. The region has been a major player on the gaming scene since the industry’s beginning; their collective appearance at the 2010 conference reaffirmed the Nordic game community’s breadth and depth.

Please check the video at the bottom left corner!

From 11-13 March, twenty Nordic game companies and organisations occupied Booth #1802 in the South Hall of the Moscone Convention Center. The Nordic region’s GDC line-up this spring included:

Apex Virtual Entertainment
Vostopia
Nogap
Gatada Games
Icelandic Gaming Industry
Tactile
IronStar Helsinki
Futuremark
HGO
Localised Direct
Guppyworks
Playdead Games
TeliaSonera
Amazing Games
Illuminate Labs
Donya Labs

Imagination Studios
Neogames
Walkthru
Hansoft




GDC 2010, March 9 -13, is coming up with expected 15 000 plus visitors, and as usual, tons of lectures and tracks are in making, and the business side of things is starting to pick up. So it’s time to get going.

Together with the Nordic game associations Nordic Game will host a 80m2 booth at a premium space in the South Hall Expo at the Moscone Center. We will also, together with our sponsors and maecenas, throw another fabulous Nordic Party for our friends and business relations.

For the reasonable sum of $950 (660 EUR) you and your company will be joining the Nordic Game pavilion and events as an associate exhibitor.

The associate exhibitor package includes:

Business coaching - Get advice and coaching, pre-, during and post-GDC to optimize your business opportunities.
Kick-off gathering in San Francisco with study visit at an interesting San Francisco game industry site (to be announced)
Logo in printed material and in booth
Part in the Nordic Game show reel
2 tickets for the Nordic Party
Reception services
Acces to Lounge area in the pavilion
Basic marketing and inclusion in PR materials
Discount on GDC conference passes (via discount code)
2 Expo passes
Discount on participation at Game Connection
Access to storage room

Additional opportunities

Demo station, for displaying your games at a dedicated place in the booth, $ 8 000
10 Dedicated meeting room slots, $ 2 500
Special PR services, $ 1 000
Special meeting set up services (staff in US setting up meetings with the companies you want to meet), contact usSponsorship opportunity for Nordic Game Party, contact us
Booth Crawl sponsorship, contact us
Additional Party tickets, contact us
Other wishes, contact us
Important Extra!
Hotel services: We have pre-booked 20 rooms at Hilton San Francisco, 333 O’Farrel Str., very near Moscone Centre, at 212 USD/night, taxes, luggage fee and WIFI included.

Rooms will be handed out and firmly booked on a first come, first served basis; so don’t hesitate if you want to take part of this civilised hotel offer!
Note: Above program and packages are preliminary and can be subjects to change

Deadline for signing up is January 20, 2010!

If you want to be sure to have a hotel room you need to be even faster!
Sign up by dropping us a mail a soon as you can.

Need of more info? Give us a call or send a mail.
Emma Mellander, emma@nordicgame.com, +46 736 00 08 88
Sten Selander, sten@nordicgame.com, +46 733 12 59 69

Nordic Game at GDC 2009

Each spring, the Game Developers Conference (GDC) presents a unique opportunity for U.S. industry executives and journalists to meet game developers from the Nordic countries. The region has been a major player on the gaming scene since the industry’s beginning; their collective appearance at the 2009 conference, to be held once again at San Francisco’s Moscone Convention Center, will reaffirm the Nordic game community’s breadth and depth.

From March 23-27, twenty-six Nordic game companies will occupy Booth #1802 in the South Hall of the Moscone Convention Center. 

The Nordic region’s GDC line-up this spring includes:

The Game Incubator (Sweden)
The Game Incubator creates rapid growth by helping talented developers to start up companies, develop games and publish them. In less than two years the companies in our environment have released five titles. They have also produced games for other companies on work for hire basis.

Hansoft (Sweden)
Hansoft is an integrated solution for collaborative scheduling, Agile, bug tracking, workload coordination, and document management, used by developers in over 20 countries. The tool is fast and easy and builds on principles of team empowerment, increased communication, transparency, and collaboration.

Housemarque (Finland)
Housemarque is currently developing new products based on new IP's for PSN and XBLA. The company goal is to create thrilling and enjoyable high quality games filled with great gameplay.

Iluminate Labs (Sweden)
Illuminate Labs’ lighting solutions, based on the proprietary LiquidLight technology, are used in many of the most exciting game titles like Gran Turismo, Killzone 2 and Mirror’s Edge.

Ludosity Interactive (Sweden)
Ludosity Interactive will bring their third game M.I.F.O. to GDC this year, showcasing it to both consumers and publishers. M.I.F.O. is a fun and quirky physics-based puzzle and adventure game where you control an UFO, trying to find your way back home. The game focus heavily on content creating and sharing with built in editors and content browser.

Mine Studios (Finland)
Mine Studios is a game company that also provides incubator and game development services. The company is currently seeking partners for new game projects and game
development services, talents to run workshops in various areas of game
production and is also offering subcontracting in following areas: modeling, texturing,
animation, mocap and concept art.

Neogames (Finland)
Neogames is Finnish National centre of game business, reserach and education. Neogames is a membership based organization and it has various activities related game industry development.

Pieces Interactive (Sweden)
Pieces Interactive has previously developed Puzzlegeddon, a game which saw a simultaneous release on multiple digital platforms in 2008 and has received consistently great reviews. Pieces is now attending GDC to present new exciting projects and meet future publishing- and distribution partners.

Lockpick (Sweden)
Lockpick is looking for more partners (Current partners: Aeria Games for English servers in North America, Gamigo for Germany and Akella for Russia) to host localized versions of the MMORTS Dreamlords the Reawakening. In addition Lockpick is looking for distributors for a boxed version with added value for Europe.

Shortfuse (Sweden)
Shortfuse released their first commercial title Colosseum on November 19th 2008 to Xbox LIVE Community Games. They are now working on three new titles; Alive & Undead, Island Wars, and Colosseum 2. During GDC, Shortfuse will demo first playable versions of Alive & Undead as well as Island Wars and present the business cases.

TeliaSonera International Carrier (Sweden)
TeliaSonera International Carrier offers the international online gaming community a variety of high-quality infrastructure services. Publishers, developers and online gaming service providers use the services to give online gamers around the world the perfect gaming experience.

Associate Exhibitors at the Nordic Game booth:
Agenius Interactive (NOR), Bugbear Entertainment Ltd. (FIN), ColorCode 3-D Center (DEN), Donya Labs (SWE), EPOS Game Studios (SWE), Frecle (DEN), GamePort/Black Drop Studios (SWE), Greater Helsinki Promotion Ltd. (FIN), Mahtava Development Ltd. (FIN), Nordic Game Portal (SWE), Redikod (SWE), Sauma Technologies Ltd. (FIN), Star Vault AB (SWE), Tempo Music Design (FIN), University of Gotland (SWE), Walkthru (FIN) and Zoink Entertainment (SWE).

The group exhibition in the GDC Expo is a project of the Nordic Game Program (http://www.nordicgameprogram.org/), which will also be represented in the booth.

For more information on the 2009 Game Developers Conference, visit http://www.gdconf.com/.



Sony Computer Entertainment Europe

TeliaSonera International Carrier AB

Grand Cru

PlayScape

VirtualGrasp

Reto-Moto

Frostwolf Studios

SoftLayer an IBM Company

Epic Games

SingOn

SupersonicAds

Paradox Interactive

Cashplay

TIGA

Autodesk Media & Entertainment

Wacom Europe GmbH

Player research

QLOC S.A.

Tumblehead

G5

Digon Games

Station Interactive AB

Viima Games

Eficode

Amazon

Dark Stork Studios

Games Workshop

Palringo

ICO Partners

Gumi Europe

Tenshi Ventures

Tunnel Ground Inc

Frozen Vision Oy

F@N Communications

Exit Games

Paypal

Blackland Games

4BitGames

Traplight Games

GAMEVIL USA, Inc.

Gameforge

Microsoft Studios EMEA

Dimensional Imaging

Bifrost Entertainment

AnimGram

PortaPlay

Oink / Virtual Piggy

Coffee Stain Studios

Paladin Studios

Defrost Games

Coatsink

Testronic

Eficode

Artefacts Studio

Yandex

IQU

Morten Brunbjerg (Level12)

Rain AS

Universally Speaking

NetEase

Plus Point AS

Amiqus

Rubycone Games

Deuce Limited

Three Gates

APPLIFT

Fat Pebble

Marmalade

Plunge Interactive SL

StoryVision

Speech Graphics

Testology Ltd

Rovio Entertainment

BANDAI NAMCO Games

Nintendo of Europe

Mobile Pie

LoopMe

Legendary Games

Climax Studios

Plain Vanilla

ProSiebenSat1 Games

Meridian4

Tulitaru

Alpakka Media Ltd

Dead Shark Triplepunch

Preliminal Games

two way media

Creative Mobile

BitCake Studio

Missingames

Interactive Fate

Jump Or Fall

Black Rhino Games

Smart Adventure. Edutainment Series.

OneEyeAnt

Character

Post Master games

Toadman Interactive

Perfect World

Developlay

Roboto Translation

Agency

Travian Games GmbH

Nodbrim Interactive

Zordix AB

House on Fire

Playmob

Nitro Games Ltd

RetroFlux

Digital Development Management

Knapnok Games

Game-Hosting GH AB

Hyper Games

CommuniSport AB

Image & Form International AB

Fantastec Oy Ltd



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