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Write the Game V4 – Visegrad Computer Game Scriptwriting Academy

 

 

 

Write the Game V4 is an innovative, interdisciplinary and trendsetting project in the field of creative sector development in V4 and the EaP countries, with no equivalent in the region. It builds on untapped creative potential of V4 and EaP countries in the global gaming industry and promotes local entrepreneurship. The project is coordinated by the Villa Decius Association and implemented in close partnership with such institutions as Univerzita Karlova from the Czech Republic, Szépírók Társasága and Nemesys Games from Hungary, Asociația Companiilor de Creație din Moldova from Moldova, the Slovak Game Developers Association and Mladý pes from Slovakia.

 

About the Project
The project consists of a 12-days lasting Visegrad Computer Game Scriptwriting Academy addressed to 25 emerging creators from Poland, Slovakia, Czech Republic, Hungary and Moldova selected by recruitment. Within the Academy held in Villa Decius in Krakow, there will be implemented inspirational lectures, scriptwriting workshops, own work on the creation of a Quest, individual meetings with mentors and study visits in the most interesting Krakow game studios. The project will start with a kick-off meeting of project partners and crucial project mentors.

 

Project Objectives
The main project objective is to develop cultural and creative sectors in V4 and Eastern Partnership countries and stimulate their innovative potential on a global scale. Specific project objectives embrace improving hard and soft skills of young creators in V4 and EaP countries in computer games creation and expanding their resources and competences crucial for effective functioning in the business environment of the gaming industry as well as improving networking, combining potentials and activating cooperation of representatives of the creative sectors in V4 and EaP countries.

 

Write the Game V4 is part of the Villa De¬cius Association’s project series that aims at developing and promoting literary cre¬ation since 1995. It puts into practice the Association’s mission of creating a meeting place for representatives of various fields of science and culture from all around the world and an exchange of ideas.

 

Project Leader:

 

 

Villa Decius Association

 

 

 

Project Partners:

 

 

     

Univerzita Karlova

 

 

 

Szépírók Társasága

 

 

 

Nemesys Games

 

 

 

Asociația Companiilor de Creație din Moldova

 

 

 

Slovak Game Developers Association

 

 

 

Mladý pes

 

 

 

The project is co-financed by the Governments of Czechia, Hungary, Poland and Slovakia through Visegrad Grants from International Visegrad Fund. The mission of the fund is to advance ideas for sustainable regional cooperation in Central Europe.

 

 

 

International Visegrad Fund

 

 

 

 

 

 

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