Gamescom organizers announced that this year’s event (for the first time in two years) will be held offline from August 24-28. In addition, there will be “extensive” digital program available online worldwide.
The hygiene and safety concept, “Multiple proven Koelnmesse”, is also used for the offline event. It includes measures such as digital queue management, wide aisles and a limited number of tickets.
gamescom 2022 also marks the starting signal for the gamescom Goes Green project, which will make the event climate-neutral overall in the medium to long term by reducing and avoiding CO emissions2and by offsetting CO2 emissions in the short term.
The program of the event includes cosplay, zones for fans of retro and indie games, booths of game publishers and developers. Gamescom: Opening Night Live, gamescom Studios and gamescom: Awesome Indies digital shows will be streamed on the official website as well as streaming channels. Gamers can also look forward to interactive quests with rewards on all gamescom channels.