Gaming-Aid grants its first scholarship to CGL student

November 29th, 2018 by Tobias Lemme

On Thursday, November 29, the charitable NGO Gaming-Aid e.V. granted its first-ever scholarship called Gaming-Aid Stipendium (GAST) and enabled a young student to follow her studies at Cologne Game Lab. Alba Pläp-Golfe began her studies of Digital Games with a focus on Game Arts in the winter term 2018/19. On... Read more

Guest Lecture:
Benedikt Kraus

November 26th, 2018 by Tobias Lemme

On Wedesnday, November 28, the Cologne Game Lab welcomes eSports veteran Benedikt Kraus from the Electronic Sports League (ESL), who will share some insights in his talk titled “Features of an eSports game“. Benedikt is a passionate eSports veteran, tech nerd, gamer, and digital native. His 20 years of experience... Read more

Prof. Dr. Gundolf S. Freyermuth on Dystopian Games

November 13th, 2018 by Rüdiger Brandis

Cologne Game Lab’s Prof. Dr. Gundolf S. Freyermuth talked with Julias Stucke on Deutschlandfunk Kultur about how games broach the issue of the future. In line with this year’s Game Studies Summit at the Clash of Realities Conference the topic of the interview is “Dystopian Games as a Reflection of... Read more

Women in Games Workshop – Next Level Festival 2018

October 31st, 2018 by Rüdiger Brandis

After being awarded with the “Künstlerinnenpreis NRW 2017″, Cologne Game Lab Bachelor graduate Leonie Wolf will hold a workshop together with Fee Bonny (operation manager at CGL) and Jonas Delleske (CGL BA graduate) about Women in Games at the Next Level Festival 2018 in Düsseldorf. The workshop will be held in german.... Read more