„Press start to play“: Webilea@SMR (Spielzeugmuseum Riehen)

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Eight out of ten teens are fond of them. They make more money than the filmindustry. The talk is about games. From the first examples like Pac-Man or Donkey Kong to the latest Smart Phone Apps: Since more than thirty years Video and Computer Games are part of our culture. This can be explored at the exhibition "press start to play" at the Spielzeugmuseum Riehen.

Join „Webilea powered by i-net“ to visit "press start to play" and learn more about game design and the gaming industry.


Guided tour by Dominik Marosi, curator of the exhibition "press start to play"

Introduction by Marc Bodmer, internationally renown gaming expert and freelance journalist for "NZZ", "SonntagsBlick" and "Bolero Men"

Game Designer at work:

Samuel Vonäsch, elephantatwork.ch, presents "CMYK", a fast-paced multiplayer jump'n'run for the upcoming console Ouya

Stefan Gerber, sgerber.com, presents "Ago", a sandbox adventure set in a prehistoric world, where players have to find water, build weapons, hunt for food and defend themselves to survive

The presentations and discussions will be followed by a relaxed get together with food and drinks.