Hayoola, the portal for authorized publish of local and foreign digital games, officially unveiled!

Fan Afzaar, developer of games like Garshasp and Shadow Blade, unveiled its own online shopping platform for Iranian and foreign PC games, on the domain of Hayoola.com.

46 percent of the Iranian gamer population are Iranian students

The new data shows that video games as a pastime are very common among Iranian students and nearly half of Iranian students play games often.

two Iranian games found their way to the nominated list of the Ludicious international festival of Switzerland

After the eye-catching success of Iranian games at the IMGA MENA, now there are two Iranian games shining in the selected list of the jury for the Ludicious international festival of Switzerland.

Best articles selected in Iran University of Science andTechnology

The first ever conference of research on digital games in the Iran University of Science and Technology came to a finish on Friday 24 November with announcements of the best articles.

Iranian games shone in the second annual International mobile gaming awards for the MENA region

The second annual IMGA MENA was held with many representatives of Iran competing in the main categories as candidates for most awards. In the end, Iranian games really shone and received many of the awards they were nominated for.

Iran’s 16 representatives at the IMGA

IMGA’s closing ceremony will be held soon, albeit with some controversy that hovered around the Iranian participants!

The Iranian champions of the league announced!

The final ceremony of the third annual Iranian Video Game League was held at the Milad Tower on 23 Shahrivar (12 September) among an audience of avid video game fans.

Record breaking sign-ups for the biggest Iranian video game tournament!

The record breaking number of sign-ups for the Iranian Video Game League, will make it the biggest Iranian game tournament of all time.

Iranian video game, 41148, is reaching a million downloads on Google Play

41148 is one of the best Iranian adventure games in the recent years that has been welcomed by users both in Iran and abroad

Iranian video game “Quiz of Kings”, is the social success of Iranian video game market

This year, in the series of reports called Yearly Phenomenon which are conducted annually, dedicated to reviewing one hugely popular and successful game in the Iranian market, “Quiz of Kings” took the spot

Top video games for the solar Hijri year of 1396 announced

Best Iranian video games of the year 1396 (2017 1st quarter to 2018 3rd quarter) were announced at the 7th Tehran Game Festival.

The academic content in the international TGC event is reviewed by who?

The second TGC’s board of councils comprises of 10 known video game developers; 5 Iranian and 5 from the international scene.

now there are 90 games sent to compete in this year’s TGC to achieve the Gamistan award

90 games from 8 countries are submitted to compete in the first ever Gamistan awards.


Around 30 specialized conference lectures at the first B2B trade event in Iran’s video game industry have been set.


The exhibition will hold 2 months later and it will be moving from April 29-30, to the new date of July 6-7.

The IMGA Announces Final Winners for its 13th edition

Niantic takes home the Grand Prix with Pokémon GO Mekorama and Sky Garden among special prizes winners Ben Brudenell, Art Director at Natural Motion chosen as Game Artist of 2016

Workshop on Pitching your Project to Publishers

Pierre Pilon, communication trainer at Ubisoft in Montreal, will be arriving in Iran in the very near future to put on a specialized workshop on how to pitch your project and design to international publishers

TGC Advisory Board Joined by Domestic and International Game Developers

Tehran Game Convention Advisory Board has been put together with the worlds most renowned and experienced game developers and a grouping of the best game developers in Iran.