The first international agreement between Iran Computer and Video Game Foundation (IRCG) and the French company, Connection Events, has been assigned.
The second issue of ‘Game Studies’, an electronic magazine published by the Iran Computer and Video Games Foundation has focused on the effects of digital games on learning.
Ninth Game Development Experience’ was held on September 9, 2016, to exchange views and experiences on game development.
The Third Iranian Indie Game Developers Festival has officially kicked off.
Champions of, IGL 2016 will be set off to France for Video Games World Cup 2016.,
Gaming industry employment website, irangamesjobs.ir, which was announced earlier as one of the visions of the Iranian Computer and Video Games Foundation, has been run on trial.
The international version of one of Iran’s most outstanding video games, “Parvaneh; Legacy of the Light’s Guardians”, will be available on Steam soon.
Iran Computer & Video Games Foundation has published a comprehensive book about Iranian game market.
The Swedish Player Becomes the Champion of the first IGL international League, hosted by Iran.
Iran’s Computer & Video Games Foundation has inked an agreement with France’s Game Connection to pave the way for the arrival of global game industry heavyweights to the Iranian market.
August 10 marked the closing ceremony of the one-month long “level UP” game development event.
Iran’s National Video Games Foundation, the Labor Ministry, and UNIDO, have signed an MoU on development of video games and animations in the country.
Iran Computer and Video Games Foundation participates in the Europe’s biggest trade fair for interactive games and entertainment, Gamescom.
23 million of Iranians (approximately15 percent of the whole Iranian population) are used to play computer games regularly.
The Iran video games league (IGL2016) for FIFA and PES is launched
The Digital Game Research Center (DIREC) of the Iran Computer and Video Games Foundation plans a monthly journal, “Game Studies: Insights”, in which each issue is devoted to a specific topic related to computer games.
The National Plan for Computer Games in Iran is a comprehensive plan to boost the market for the Iranian games industry, which was drafted by the country’s High Council for Cyberspace and endorsed by the President in 2015. The plan is devised to support, supervise, amend regulations, commercialize and boost the game industry, and the duties of the departments of the Government of the Islamic Republic of Iran regarding these objectives have been described in it, as well.
this report is a statistical market research of the video game industry in Iran. game development industry is one of the main lines of development in IT for Iran whose advancement will eventually lead to economic growth, creation of jobs and more employment opportunities. In other sense, considering the media effect of this industry, different sections in the country accompany this industry in developing its comprehensive planning.