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Creative Europe Funding for video game development

For more information visit:
https://eacea.ec.europa.eu/
creative-europe/actions/media/development-video-games_en

 

  • To who:Any game developer developing a video game concept or project presenting

    • high level of originality, innovative and creative value, cultural diversity and enhanced Europe’s cultural identity and heritage compared to existing mainstream works;

    • high level of commercial ambition and extensive cross-border potential able to reach European and international markets.

  • How much funding is available:

    • between EUR 10.000 and EUR 150.000 for developing a concept or a project (activities to the point that the concept leads to a playable prototype or trial version) for a Video Game of highly innovative and creative narrative storytelling games designed for commercial exploitation for PCs, consoles, mobile devices, tablets, smart phones and other technologies.

  • What is the funding rate:

    • 50%

  • Other key requirements (tbc):

    • The applicant has to:

      • be a European video game production company

      • have been legally constituted for at least 12 months prior to the date of application

      • be established in and owned by nationals from countries participating in the MEDIA sub-programme

      • must prove it has produced a previous video game that has been commercially distributed during two calendar years preceding the publication of the Call for Proposals

    • Furthermore, the applicant must

      • prove it has produced a previous video game that has been commercially distributed during two calendar years preceding the publication of the Call for Proposal.

      • be developing a narrative storytelling game, not a puzzle, memory, sports, racing, running, rhythm/dancing/singing, social, quiz, party, versus-fighting, word or spelling, number or mind game.

      • be developing a game, no promotional material, multimedia art, interactive animation, development tools etc.

      • own the majority of rights related to the submitted project

    • No requirements for platform or expected distribution method, but in all cases the game must be intended for commercial exploitation.

  • Deadline: Spring 2019