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gamescom: IGN named gamescom 2019 studio partner
» IGN has been announced as the official studio partner of gamescom 2019 - the world’s largest gaming event and will be streaming around 28 hours of content in English and German straight from gamescom, Cologne.
IGN will be streaming live from the new studio ′IGN@gamescom now′ in the heart of Hall 7 - with hosts including Max Scoville and Sydnee Goodman from IGN US, Joe Skrebels from IGN UK, as well as Sebastian Ossowski from IGN Germany. Fans at gamescom and at home around the world can expect exclusive gameplay - interviews with developers, and the very latest news from the showfloor.
For fans who can’t make it to gamescom - IGN will be capturing the highlights for the entire duration of the event. IGN’s content will be available on the new video platform ′gamescom now′ on gamescom.global - as well as on IGN’s own website, app, and other platforms including YouTube, Twitch, Twitter and Facebook. More information about ′gamescom now′ will be announced shortly.
Peer Schneider - EVP and Co-Founder, IGN said: “gamescom is the biggest gaming event in the world - and we’re excited to bring the show to fans around the globe. It’s a big honor to be the event’s official studio partner. This will be the first time IGN will stream live in two languages. We can’t wait to bring fans the latest from the show in English and German."
Felix Falk – Managing Director of game: "gamescom is the festival for all gamers. That’s why we want to bring more of the games, news and the amazing atmosphere from gamescom to millions of gamers worldwide. Our new video platform ‘gamescom now’ plays a central role, with the new studio ′IGN@gamescom now′ as a key element.”
Christoph Werner, Senior Vice President Trade Fair Management of Koelnmesse: “With IGN, we have found the perfect partner for our new studio which streams directly from the heart of gamescom′s entertainment area. IGN does a fantastic job with their global network of informing players worldwide about the latest trends and games."
About IGN Entertainment
IGN Entertainment is the leading Internet media company focused on the video game and entertainment enthusiast markets. IGN reaches more than 225 million monthly users and is followed by more than 16 million subscribers on YouTube and 35 million users on social platforms. IGN also publishes daily content on Snapchat Discover. Established in 1996, IGN is operated by digital media company Ziff Davis, LLC, a division of J2 Global, Inc. IGN is headquartered in San Francisco, with offices in Los Angeles, New York, Sydney and London. IGN content is localized in 26 languages and 115 countries and hosted on websites and native applications on mobile, connected TV, and Xbox and PlayStation platforms. For more information, visit www.IGN.com and follow @IGN on Twitter, Facebook, Instagram, and YouTube.
Will Guyatt, PR Contractor, IGN Entertainment, firstname.lastname@example.org
gamescom is the world’s largest event for computer and video games and Europe’s largest business platform for the games industry. Hundreds of thousands of visitors from more than a hundred countries celebrate the latest games live at the event in Cologne. They are joined by millions of fans across the globe on digital channels. With the business area, the entertainment area, the developer conference devcom, the gamescom congress and the gamescom city festival, gamescom covers games culture in all its diversity. In 2019, gamescom opens its doors to trade visitors on Tuesday, 20 August 2019, and to members of the public on Wednesday, 21 August 2019. gamescom is jointly organised by Koelnmesse and game – the German Games Industry Association.
Koelnmesse – Global Competence in Digital Media, Entertainment and Mobility:
Koelnmesse is an international leader in organising trade fairs in the Digital Media, Entertainment and Mobility segments. Trade fairs like photokina, DMEXCO, gamescom, gamescom asia, INTERMOT and THE TIRE COLOGNE are established as leading international trade fairs. Koelnmesse not only organises trade fairs in these areas in Cologne, but also in other growth markets like, for example, China, Singapore and Thailand, which have different areas of focus and content. These global activities offer customers of Koelnmesse tailor-made events in different markets, which guarantee sustainable and international business.
The next events:
gamescom - The world′s largest trade fair and event highlight for interactive games and entertainment (with trade visitor and media day), Cologne 20.08. - 24.08.2019
DMEXCO, Cologne 11.09. - 12.09.2019
photokina - IMAGING UNLIMITED, Cologne 27.05. - 30.05.2020
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Quelle: Press Release - No. 20 / August 2019, Cologne