MEGAMIGS 2022 personally back

From October 19th to 22nd, the 18th edition of the MEGAMIGS conference will take place more united than ever and in person. No more virtual exhibitions and virtual conferences for the video game industry and studios in Montreal. One of the world’s largest video game industry and local industry conferences will be held at the Bonaventure Hotel in Montreal, with diverse content, rich content and an impressive array of game reveals, panels, demos across multiple gaming platforms, and networking and business development opportunities for professionals and gamers of all ages.

The MEGAMIGS back in person.

The annual video game conference, initiated and organized by the Guilde du jeu vidéo du Québec and produced by Productions Kaliko, brings together more than 3,000 industry professionals. The public and enthusiasts will also have the opportunity to discover and test dozens of new products and experiences during the exhibition.

With the entire video game industry coming together for the first time in nearly three years, MEGAMIGS is sure to be historic, says Jean-Jacques Hermans, CEO of The Guild. “The four poles on which MEGAMIGS is built are: Shine, inform, drive and Represent. As we will welcome participants from all over the world, the Quebec video game community will meet locally but shine internationally. »

MEGAMIGS is met with great enthusiasm, with more than 85% of the exhibition space already booked five months before the event. “Just keeping it in person and not in virtual mode will give each of us back a sensual pleasure that we will be happy to find again. », adds Jean-Jacques Hermans.

Come and play MEGAMIGS.

The 2022 edition will focus on discovery and playability for video game enthusiasts. As well as exploring the booth of the exhibiting studios (the industry component), visitors can also play with some of the latest innovations and technological advances in gaming. Whatever your level of experience, players can take advantage of the exceptional expertise of independent Quebec studios in the indie zone for independent games! You will also keep in touch with the many delegations from all over the world who are present.

Major Quebec-based independent video game developers such as Red Barrels, Reflector Entertainment, Ubisoft (AAA Games), Square Enix Montreal and Beenox have already confirmed their attendance to discuss their development activities. Also in attendance will be other international video game developers such as Dead Good Media (UK), Lucky VR (Toronto, Ontario) and SandBox Games (France).

Visitors can find out about the best specific training programs for video games from the private and public institutions present. You will be able to interact with representatives of different educational institutions in the educational scene presented by Synthesis.

Educational institutions will showcase their Quebec professional development programs for workers seeking retraining, as well as existing creators looking to improve their knowledge. There are currently almost 2,000 vacancies in the industry as you can see on Jobs for your future career in the local gaming scene! There has never been a better time for video game developers to join the video game development industry.

Networking, networking and big names at MEGAMIGS 2022.

You’ll have the opportunity to meet guest stars and experts from Quebec industry at technical, artistic and design-focused conferences. They will share their expertise on hot topics such as Web Accessibility, Web 3 and Automation with Artificial Intelligence (AI). Business development will also take place through various networking activities as we promote our business at the event.

An industry on the move.

MEGAMIGS 2022 will be a celebration of the many achievements of an industry that has weathered the economic downturn. “With the pandemic, it could have closed and suffered the effects of the crisis, explains Jean-Jacques Hermans. On the contrary, its members have thought ahead and demonstrated an unshakable entrepreneurial spirit. As a result, the video game community in Quebec is thriving, and the people who work there are highly recognized around the world. »

Despite the current economic crisis, the video game industry continues to develop in our country. Two out of three Canadians describe themselves as regular players. However, there is no difference between men and women when it comes to video games.

Tickets already available.

If you’re looking to experience an exciting new adventure in the dynamic and innovative world of video games, visit or the event’s social media for more information. Buy them before July 3rd to get a 40% discount. It is free for children.


What The 18the output from MEGAMIGS

When From 19 to 22 October 2022, from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m

Where At the Bonaventure Hotel in Montreal (900 De La Gauchetière West)

Over with who 2,000 members of Quebec’s creative video game industry and hundreds of international guests as well as more than 7,000 members of the public. Around 10,000 visitors are expectedus for the 2022 edition.

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