The pandemic of Coronavirus prevented Fun & Serious Game Festival to be held face to face in 2020, but the situation hGame changed for this edition. In the press releGamee, the organizers have announced that this videogame event will return to the face-to-face format with their XI Number Edition. The next 10 and 11 December (Friday and Saturday will take place, although special precautions will still be taken, such Game the reduction of capacity.

They promise a Nourished Agenda of Encounters and Conferences, which will also be followed through and streaming. The intention is that the festival attracts both amateurs and curious of all ages to be a meeting point for the main agents of the sector in European territory.

After this and a half pandemic paron, the spirit of this year is to be a meeting point and celebration of the national industry, said Alfonso Gómez, director of Fun & Serious Game Festival. And he adds that it must be a place where all the actors of the Spanish and European scene (developers, publishers, press, distributors, amateurs, students) are and can celebrate the achievements of the Spanish videogame industry. Backing again at Bilbao is a very important gesture for the industry in Spain and an occGameion that is deeply excited.

We can already announce it: The eleventh funandserious will return to @bec bilbao with a nourished conference program, on December 10 and 11. You can also follow them by streaming! We will offer more information in the coming days.

  • Fun & Serious Game Festival (@funandserious) October 27, 2021

The importance of videogames

The organization hGame underlined that health circumstances have evidenced to what extent the videogame is an essential element of the everyday, Game a meeting platform that establishes links between people, both in the economic field and At the human level. The F & S festival tries to deepen the role that the videogame hGame played at all these levels, Game a recovery engine and also Game an artistic work.

The program, which will be revealed in the coming days, will include national and international professionals, who will propose their perspectives on the sector in a program that will be revealed by the next few days.