Guest Lectures 2017

January 5th, 2017 by Jule Neumann

2017 starts with another round of Guest Lecture at CGL! On January, 11 we invite you to the lecture by Game Developer Isabelle Ballet. She will talk about “Creativity in Video Game Sound Design”. Isabelle Ballet has been an audio director at Ubisoft, Paris, for 16 years. Before, she has been working as a sound... Read more

Special Award for Project MMM

November 29th, 2016 by Jule Neumann

In early November, CGL-students Juan Orjuela, Utz Stauder and György Droste were invited to present their music and party game “Project MMM” at the Deutscher Multimediapreis MB21 in Dresden. Their game received a special award in the games category! Project MMM – short for MIDI Multiplayer Madness – was their Second Year Collaborative... Read more

Registration closed

November 24th, 2016 by Jule Neumann

We’re sorry, we had to close the registration already. Sign up for our waiting list by writing an email to! The Global Game Jam is back at CGL! From January 20-22 2017 we will be hosting the 48h game development workshop again. The Global Game Jam  is the world’s largest... Read more

InfoHours for Applicants

November 14th, 2016 by Jule Neumann

The next application phase for the Bachelor´s program Digital Games is coming closer! Prospective students and parents are invited to join our open information days. In the 90 minutes sessions, the CGL staff will provide you with everything you need to know about applying to, studying at and graduating from CGL.   Upcoming InfoHours Tuesday, January... Read more

Student Projects

November 10th, 2016 by CologneGameLab

Check out the latest works of our students at For example: ‘Project MMM’ Project MMM – short for MIDI Multiplayer Madness – is a loop machine arcade installation that rewards the players’ skillfulness with colorful and seemingly unique music tracks. This game is controlled via hardware fader controllers for precise... Read more