GAMEHOTEL THINK TANK AND EVENT SERIES - THE FUTURE OF INTERACTIVE ENTERTAINMENT
Since its spectacular Paris debut, GAMEHOTEL, the successful international think tank and event series, has transposed the latest trends in interactive entertainment into vibrant shows and inspiring congresses. Packed with ideas, style, and a whole lot of fun, it features the world's leading game industry visionaries, and offers wide-ranging access to the global phenomenon of interactive entertainment.
The acclaimed series was launched in 2003 by Tina Cassani and Bruno Beusch, and has since taken place in Paris, California (GDC), Cologne (Gamescom), and Zurich. Due to its unique approach, GAMEHOTEL has established itself as one of the rare events to successfully reach the general public, the media, and industry professionals alike. The guest lineup reads like a who’s who of interactive entertainment. Over 60 heavy hitters of the games industry, but also forward-thinking personalities from the media, movie, music, toy and fashion industries have shared their visions during GAMEHOTEL's flagship events, and in its various spin-offs.
| 22/02/2010 | Link |
ELECTRIFYING 'GAMEHOTEL SOIREE' AND STYLISH FIRST 'GAMEPROMENADE'
Following successful shows in Paris, California, and at Gamescom Cologne, Gamehotel, the international think tank and event series on interactive entertainment, returned to Zurich for a fourth consecutive year, showcasing two new formats: The electrifying Gamehotel Soirée, and the stylish Gamepromenade.
The annual trend showcase kicked off with the exclusive Gamehotel Soirée featuring a roster of luminaries from the world of interactive entertainment. Over 40'000 visitors experienced the first Gamepromenade, Gamehotel’s novel concept expo on interactive entertainment.
| 02/11/2009 | Link |
GAMEHOTEL 'BOSS SUITE' AT GAMESCOM COLOGNE - SUMMER NIGHT ROOFTOP EXTRAVAGANZA
On a beautiful summer evening, the latest edition of the celebrated international event series Gamehotel brought together leading figures and guests from the global game industry for a rooftop party and talk-show extravaganza at Gamescom Cologne.
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The night before the Gamescom Cologne opening, the penthouse of the Microsoft building overlooking Cologne‘s Rheinau harbor set the stage for the Gamehotel Boss Suite. Gamehotel founders Tina Cassani and Bruno Beusch hosted a talk show extravaganza and rooftop party featuring a roster of heavy hitters from the global game industry. British game industry legend Peter Molyneux, creative director of Microsoft Game Studios, jetted in as Gamehotel’s special guest. Molyneux engaged in a lively exchange with the host, discussing the future of interactive entertainment.
Rooftop Extravaganza with a World Class Lineup
The extraordinary richness and diversity in current interactive entertainment was illustrated by two other leading figures of the global games industry: Patrice Désilets, creative director of successful action-adventure Assassins Creed, and Matias Myllyrinne, studio head at Remedy, the developer of the much-anticipated psychological action thriller game Alan Wake. Sharing insightful anecdotes they showed how complex narration techniques move the games medium into the realm of one of the most compelling entertainment forms of our time.
| 19/08/2009 | Link |