5th International Competition on Educational Games

05/10 - 06/10

Graz, Austria

ECGBL 2017 will host the 5th International Educational/Serious Game Competition at FH JOANNEUM University of Applied Sciences, Graz, Austria on 5-6 October 2017.

Games submitted for the competition are expected to accomplish an educational goal. Authors should be prepared to explain their design and evaluation process, why it is innovative (the game itself or its educational setting) and how they achieved (will achieve) the impact they seek. The game should be in a development state that engages the player for at least 10 minutes. 

The aims of this competition are:

· To provide an opportunity for educational game designers and creators to participate in the conference and demonstrate their game design and development skills in an international competition.

· To provide an opportunity for GBL creators to peer-assess and peer-evaluate their games.

· To provide ECGBL 2016 attendees with engaging and best-practice games that showcase exemplary applications of GBL


Important Dates 

Abstract Submission Deadline – 16 June 2017 

Notification of Game Acceptance –16 July 2017