Successfully reported this slideshow.
We use your LinkedIn profile and activity data to personalize ads and to show you more relevant ads. You can change your ad preferences anytime.
FRANCESCA WALKER Industry Relations Co-ordinator Creative Europe Desk UK 
CREATIVE EUROPE SUPPORT FOR VIDEO GAME DEVELOPME...
CREATIVE EUROPE SUPPORT FOR VIDEO GAME DEVELOPMENT 
What is it? 
-Total budget of €2.5m 
-Approximately 20 projects will b...
CREATIVE EUROPE SUPPORT FOR VIDEO GAME DEVELOPMENT 
What’s eligible? 
-Any platform 
-Must be intended for commercial dist...
CREATIVE EUROPE SUPPORT FOR VIDEO GAME DEVELOPMENT 
What’s not eligible? 
-Puzzle or quiz games 
-Party games 
-Sports gam...
CREATIVE EUROPE SUPPORT FOR VIDEO GAME DEVELOPMENT 
Who can apply? 
-European video games companies - Established in a par...
CREATIVE EUROPE SUPPORT FOR VIDEO GAME DEVELOPMENT 
Track record 
-Company credit on one previous eligible video game: 
-S...
CREATIVE EUROPE SUPPORT FOR VIDEO GAME DEVELOPMENT 
Eligible costs 
-Acquisition of rights 
-Writing and storyboarding 
-C...
CREATIVE EUROPE SUPPORT FOR VIDEO GAME DEVELOPMENT
CREATIVE EUROPE SUPPORT FOR VIDEO GAME DEVELOPMENT 
Timeline Guidelines published: January 2015 Deadline for applications:...
Upcoming SlideShare
Loading in …5
×

Creative Europe - Funding for Videogame Development

536 views

Published on

The presentation from Francesca Walker, Creative Europe at the Game Republic event on 5th November 2014 at Sheffield Hallam University. Information on the €2.5m fund for games from Creative Europe.

Published in: Technology
  • Be the first to comment

  • Be the first to like this

Creative Europe - Funding for Videogame Development

  1. 1. FRANCESCA WALKER Industry Relations Co-ordinator Creative Europe Desk UK CREATIVE EUROPE SUPPORT FOR VIDEO GAME DEVELOPMENT FUTURE UNFOLDING SPACES OF PLAY
  2. 2. CREATIVE EUROPE SUPPORT FOR VIDEO GAME DEVELOPMENT What is it? -Total budget of €2.5m -Approximately 20 projects will be funded in 2015 -Non-repayable grants from €10,000 to €150,000 -Covers 50% of development costs -Up to an Alpha or Beta version of the game SUPER MICRO HEROS MUTANT GAMES
  3. 3. CREATIVE EUROPE SUPPORT FOR VIDEO GAME DEVELOPMENT What’s eligible? -Any platform -Must be intended for commercial distribution -Must have substantial narrative elements -Must include a level of interactivity -Production of Gold Master must not start until 8 months after application is submitted -Additional points for games aimed at young audiences (under 12) ANGEL DASH ‘WINGS OF MISCHIEF’ RAVN STUDIO
  4. 4. CREATIVE EUROPE SUPPORT FOR VIDEO GAME DEVELOPMENT What’s not eligible? -Puzzle or quiz games -Party games -Sports games -Reference works -Instructional guides or manuals -E-books -Social platforms or networks -Promotional or branded content -Pornographic or racist material CREATEWORLD PLUG-IN MEDIA
  5. 5. CREATIVE EUROPE SUPPORT FOR VIDEO GAME DEVELOPMENT Who can apply? -European video games companies - Established in a participating country - majority owned by nationals from those countries -Registered for at least12 months -Must own the IP rights to the project -Must have a proven track record SUPER AWESOME BRIGADE DIGITAL TALES
  6. 6. CREATIVE EUROPE SUPPORT FOR VIDEO GAME DEVELOPMENT Track record -Company credit on one previous eligible video game: -Substantial narrative elements -A level of interactivity -With commercial distribution in the last two years STEAMWORLD HEIST IMAGE & FORM INTERNATIONAL
  7. 7. CREATIVE EUROPE SUPPORT FOR VIDEO GAME DEVELOPMENT Eligible costs -Acquisition of rights -Writing and storyboarding -Creation of content -Initial visual concepts and sounds -A demo or a playable prototype game -Search for and identification of industry partners and financiers -Preparation of: -Business plan and financing plan -Provisional production budget -Production schedule up to delivery -Initial marketing and sales plans HUNGER TARSIER STUDIOS
  8. 8. CREATIVE EUROPE SUPPORT FOR VIDEO GAME DEVELOPMENT
  9. 9. CREATIVE EUROPE SUPPORT FOR VIDEO GAME DEVELOPMENT Timeline Guidelines published: January 2015 Deadline for applications: March 2015 Questions? www.creativeeuropeuk.eu england@mediadeskuk.eu 020 7173 3221 COSMIC TOP SECRET EXPERIENCE KLASSEFILM

×