10th Clash of Realities

October 25th, 2019 by Jule Abend

From November, 19-21 2019 the tenth Clash of Realities (#CoR2019) will take place at the Cologne Game Lab (CGL), TH Köln. The artistic-scientific research conference is an interdisciplinary forum for internationally renowned experts from science, research and industry. It focuses on questions concerning the social impact of games. In addition,... Read more

Guest Lectures

October 15th, 2019 by Jule Abend

The last guest lecture was a collaborative effort between IFS and CGL. Storytelling, character animation – finding weird ideas The work of the Dutch animation studio Job, Joris & Marieke can be described as cute and funny, but always centered around very weird questions like, ‘What if you accidently exchange... Read more

Graduation Ceremony 2019

July 23rd, 2019 by Tobias Lemme

On Wednesday, July 17, 2019, the Cologne Game Lab hold its annual Graduation Ceremony for the graduates of the B.A. Digital Games as well as graduates from the M.A. Game Development and Research. Following a warm welcome by the two co-directors of CGL, Prof. Dr. Gundolf S. Freyermuth and Prof.... Read more

10th Clash of Realities
Call for Papers / Participation

June 18th, 2019 by Tobias Lemme

The Games Studies Summit, the Media Education Summit as well as the Young Academics Workshop of this year’s research conference invite fellow academics to participate. Games Studies Summit: Paratextualizing Games The fact that new communication media have always produced new possibilities for cultural evaluation, analysis, and participation is particularly true... Read more

Interview schedule 2019 – M.A. Game Dev. & Research

June 7th, 2019 by Tobias Lemme

Dear CGL applicants, First and foremost, we would like to thank you for your interest in the Cologne Game Lab. We received all your documents, which were duly examined by our Aptitude Assessment Commission. Now the first phase of our application process is over and it is time for the... Read more