Creative Europe – MEDIA – Development video games
“To improve the competitiveness of the European video games industry, by increasing its capacity to develop European Audiovisual works with a high circulation potential, both in the EU and beyond.
European production companies with proven experience and interested in developing a video game concept or project presenting:
Originality, innovative and creative value, cultural diversity and an enhanced portrayal of Europe’s cultural identity and heritage, compared to existing mainstream works
Commercial ambition and extensive cross-border potential to reach European and international markets
Concept (to the point that the concept is realised) and project (from concept to playable prototype) development of commercial video games.
The games must have:
Originality, innovative and creative value, cultural diversity compared to mainstream works
Enhanced European cultural identity and heritage
Substantial interactivity with a narrative component
High level of ambition in terms of gameplay, user experience and artistic expression
Commercial ambition in European and international markets.