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  2019 Nordic Game Discovery Contest finalists revealed
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[This unedited press release is made available courtesy of Gamasutra and its partnership with notable game PR-related resource GamesPress.]

May 2nd 2019 - Malmö, Sweden: The Nordic Game Discovery Contest (NGDC) is coming to a close as an ultimate winner is set to be selected on 24 May at Nordic Game 2019. Now in its third year, the event pits exciting, lesser-known game projects against each other in a live pitch competition which has seen qualifiers running in 14 European countries, as well as one in South Africa.

NGDC 2019 Finalists:

Qualified at Game Dev Days, Austria

Qualified at Game Dev Camp, Portugal

Qualified at Devplay, Romania

Qualified at Northern Game Summit, Finland

Qualified at GIC, Poland

Qualified at Sweden Game Conference, Sweden

Qualified at Athens Games Festival, Greece

Qualified at GameOn, Lithuania

  • Dusk” - by Dusk Developers

Qualified at GameRome, Italy

Qualified at Make Games Africa, South Africa

Qualified at F&S Play Festival, Spain

Qualified at NM in Gameplay, Norway

Qualified at Ludicious, Switzerland

Qualified at Reboot Develop Blue, Croatia

Qualified at Nordic Game Jam, Denmark

As well as the listed finalists, one last nominee is set to be revealed next week as an NGDC wildcard submission. This is going to be a brand new entrant that has not been previously seen at any of the qualifying events.

The NGDC 2019 overall winner will be crowned on Thursday 24th May, the last day of Nordic Game 2019.

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For more information please contact:

Alex Beech

[email protected]

About the Nordic Game Conference

Nordic Game is the leading games conference in Europe, and 2019 is its sixteenth year. Gathering over 2,000 games industry professionals in Malmö annually, Nordic Game is the one and only “home turf” meeting place for the highly successful game developers of Denmark, Finland, Iceland, Norway and Sweden.

Learn more about Nordic Game 2019, 22-24 May at Slagthuset in Malmö, Sweden at

About the Nordic Game Discovery Contest

In 2016, building on fourteen years of organising successful games industry activities, including the annual Nordic Game conference and exhibition, regional funding programs, overseas networking events and other developer support initiatives, we introduced the Nordic Game Discovery Contest (NGDC) - an exciting, competitive challenge where selected game projects are showcased live in pitch competitions at partner events across Europe.