Oct 24, 2019 - Oct 27, 2019 
Messe Essen, Essen, Germany
Norbertstrasse 2, 45131 Essen, Germany

SPIEL in Essen ranks among Europe's finest events focused on games and gaming experiences. Each year, the 4 days of SPIEL bring into the spotlight exiting new releases in all genres and for all ages. The extensive product array reveals which classic and modern analogue games will remain fan favourites or rise to popularity. The programme is equally important, inviting the audience to live demonstrations, workshops, awards, competitions and tournaments. SPIEL 2019 will turn Messe Essen into a world of games and creativity - will you join?

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event information


SPIEL 2019 will be staged on 24 - 27 October at Messe Essen. In the 36 years since its first edition, the trade show is gaining wider popularity among authors, manufacturers, publishers and games enthusiasts. The next SPIEL will have close to 1200 exhibitors displaying their game suggestions. More than 190,000 gaming professionals and gamers from Germany and abroad will join them to discover what's new and exciting in the world of children's games, fantasy, role-playing, classic, card and board games, computer and video games.

Past editions

what's new in this event edition

What is new for SPIEL 2019

The recently debuted InnoSPIEL award will continue to recognise innovative game concepts well into SPIEL Essen 2019. It met with wide approval during the previous edition.
The latest SPIEL featured some changes. The new hall 6 accommodated comics, miniature games, LARP and fantasy games. There were more structural alterations, which is why the organisers provided a SPIEL guide. It was available online and at the entrances. Inside, participants found information on the hall plans and programme highlights. SPIEL 2019 is under way and some of these changes will probably be kept.

quick info

Organiser:Friedhelm Merz Verlag GmbH & Co KG
Frequency:every year
Next Edition:SPIEL 2020
Sectors: Hobby / Games

important facts

  • 1100+ exhibitors from 50+ nations
  • 80,000+ sq m of exhibition area
  • 1400+ new products
  • 180,000+ visitors from around the world
trade fair location
Messe Essen location map

Messe Essen

Norbertstrasse 2, 45131 Essen, Germany, Essen, Germany
Coordinates: 51.42732238769531, 6.994171142578125

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