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EuroPlay Games Contest at Gamescom 2021

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15 studios from 15 countries will battle it out to be crowned EuroPlay champion! Finalists will be selected by each nation’s association or trade body to represent their nation in the competition.

Taking place on Thursday 26th August during gamescom and hosted by Mr Midas, EuroPlay will show the best unreleased games from across Europe in a live showcase on Twitch in a Eurovision-style contest.

Finalists will be selected by each nation’s association or trade body to represent their nation in the competition. Register here to be sent the links to watch the live show.

EuroPlay Games Contest

The UK entry will be decided through Ukie’s annual UK Game of the Show competition, which will take place prior to the EuroPlay final and follow the same format.

  • Host: Mr Midas, Host & Creator of GGR on GRM Daily
  • Date: 26th August 2021
  • Time: 6:00pm BST
  • Location: Ukie Twitch, Ukie YouTube, Ukie Facebook & Ukie Twitter (Ukie will send you the links closer to the event)
  • Voting: Voting will be undertaken by the public and industry at the end of the showcase via a Twitter poll. The winning studio/game will then be announced live on Twitch, Facebook, YouTube and Twitter.

The Games

A full list of the games will be released on the official website in August: http://ukgotseuroplay.zohosites.com/

In Partnership With


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Media Partner


MCV/DEVELOP is the leading media outlet for the UK games industry. It’s a trusted source of trade news, analysis and data for industry professionals and has been for over 18 years. Digital, print and via events, MCV/DEVELOP has a huge and diverse reach, covering the entire industry.

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Based in London and Brighton, Loading Bar is a venue that offers patrons the opportunities to play games consoles (old & new), classic arcades and over 100+ board games.

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