Cologne, Germany

Gamescom (stylized as gamescom) is a trade fair for video games held annually at the Koelnmesse in Cologne, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany.

Gamescom is the world's largest gaming event, (measured by exhibition space and number of visitors) with 370,000 visitors and 1037 exhibitors from 56 countries attending the show in 2018 and the biggest gaming news expo of the year in Europe.

Coountdown to Gamescom 2019

Date of event: August 20th to 24th 2019

Gamescom 2019 is over. Gamescom 2020 date:

Next year’s expo has been dated Gamescom 2020 will run between August 25 and August 29, once again in Cologne.


Gamescom 2019 attendance was up slightly from 370,000 in 2018 to 373,000 in 2019. There were 1,153 exhibiting companies, with around 70 percent of exhibitors being international companies.


Images from Gamescom