Web Video Bootcamp

November 9th, 2016 by Jule Neumann

In November, video artists and newcomers in film-making met at CGL & ifs internationale filmschule köln for a web video bootcamp! The NRW Creators LAB was all about the world of online videos: production structures, setup, audience development, storyboard, realisation and publishing as well as the fundamental steps of a creative... Read more

That was Clash of Realities 2016

October 23rd, 2016 by Jule Neumann

Game Designer Eric Zimmerman (NYU Game Center), Prof. Dr. Gundolf S. Freyermuth (TH Köln/Cologne Game Lab), Prof. Olivier Faron (CNAM, Paris), Prof. Stéphane Natkin (CNAM, Paris), Prof. Björn Bartholdy (TH Köln/Cologne Game Lab), Petra Müller (Film- und Medienstiftung NRW), Prof. Dr. Thomas Becker (TH Köln) © Costa Belibasakis / TH Köln,... Read more

“Antura”-Game Jam at Glasgow University

October 13th, 2016 by Jule Neumann

Last week, Glasgow Caledonian University hosted a Game Jam during which 12 participants produced 4 prototypes of mini games for “Antura and the letters”! The whole thing was organized by David Farrell and supervised by CGL-professor Emmanuel Guardiola who was on site as a part of an ongoing Erasmus-exchange between CGL... Read more

Literacy game for Syrian refugee children

September 7th, 2016 by Jule Neumann

Cologne Game Lab (CGL), the lebanese developer Wixel Studios and the spain-based NGO Video Games Without Borders (VGWB) have been selected as one of the three finalists of the competition „EduApp4Syria“. The objective is to develop an open source smartphone application that helps Syrian children learn how to read and... Read more

SpielFabrique – Participants announced!

July 9th, 2016 by Jule Neumann

French-German acceleration program choses two teams in cooperation with Arte SpielFabrique has launched a unique opportunity for students of CGL and Cnam Enjmin in partnership with ARTE, CNAM Enjmin, and TH Köln – Cologne Game Lab: a one-year funding and coaching program with focus on development, commercialisation and financing of games.... Read more