(Deutsch) Marc Borchert

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(Deutsch) Prof. Dr. Jörg Müller-Lietzkow

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(Deutsch) Stella Konnen

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Alexander Merbeth

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Alexander Merbeth was born in Karlsruhe and studied acting in Hamburg until 2007. Here, he also studied film from 2012-2016 at the HFBK. He is an actor for theatre, film […]

Aljoscha Jelinek

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Aljoscha Jelinek is an author. After writing several short stories, he wrote dialogues for the adventure “The Night of the Rabbit”. At the moment he is writing graphic novels.  ...

Andrea Sievers

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Andrea Sievers is a freelance media educator and journalist from Hamburg. In 2005, she founded the children media project Radiofüchse. She leads media pedagogical radio, radio play, internet and  ...

Andreas Gaschka

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Born in the early 80s Andreas Gaschka grew up drawing all day and created his first animated films shooting stop motion Lego with his parents HI8 camcorder. In 2010 he […]

Barbara Conrad

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While her fellow students invested their pocket money in Panini stickers, she saved her money for vinyls and now has an accorsdingly large collection. Apart from being at the turntables, […]

Carola Veit

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Carola Veit was born in Hamburg and is a registered jurist. Since 1991 she is member of the Social Democratic Party of Germany (SPD). She is vice-chairperson of SPD Hamburg-Mitte. […]

Charlotte Pfeifer

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Charlotte Pfeifer (*1976 in Hamburg) is director and dramatist. She is interested in expanding the stage in relation with art, music and theatre performance. She develops plays for children and  ...

Christian Schiffer

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Christian Schiffer works for ARD and Deutschlandfunk. Moreover, he is co-founder and publisher of the computer game magazine WASD. In 2016, Schiffer attended to the German debate revolving around  ...

Christina Metzler

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Christina Metzler holds a master’s degree in education from the University of Hamburg with a chosen focus on media education. Since 2016, she has been working as freelance media educator  ...

Christopher Weymann

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Daniel Ziegener

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Daniel Ziegener writes as a freelance journalist for numerous magazines about video games and the culture surrounding them. In formats such as “away from keyboard” he takes a closer look […]

Daniel Zils

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Daniel Zils studied education science at the University Koblenz and worked as a freelance media educator from 2004 to 2007. Since 2007, he works for medien+bildung gGmbH at schools, universities  ...

Deivid Dragomirovic

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Deivid is a game and level designer at Jo-Mei Games and accompanies every game mechanic from the concept phase to the actual implementation. He started studying game development in 2015 […]

Dennis Schoubye

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As Project Lead for gamecity:Hamburg, Dennis Schoubye and his team support and connect the games industry in Hamburg. Dennis has been working in the games industry since 2010 and has […]

Dom Schott

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Dom Schott studied archaeology. Now he works as a freelance journalist for various magazines and publishers. He favors writing about gaming culture, exciting online communities and his two cats.  ...

Dominik Johann

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Dom is graphic designer, illustrator, game developer and student at the University for Applied Science in Hamburg. Moreover, he is art director at Crows Crows Crows, which published ‘Dr.  ...

Dr. Benjamin Strobel

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Benjamin Strobel has a PhD in psychology. He is academic staff at the Grimme Institute, the department “Games and Societies” in particular. There, he works on research projects  ...

Dr. Eugen Pfister

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Eugen Pfister studied history and political sciences in Vienna and Paris and received his PhD in Frankfurt and Trento for his work on history of political communication. He leads the […]

Franziska Zeiner

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Gabi Linde

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Gabi Linde is Experience Designer, urban activist, speaker and lecturer for playful interaction with public space, advocate of game and playful cultural education, facilitator, outdoor educator  ...

Heiko Wolf

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Heiko Wolf, alias “Der Medienwolf”, works as a freelance media educator in Düsseldorf. He develops creative media projects like web videos, photographs and games with children,  ...

Jan Boelmann

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Dr. Jan M. Boelmann is junior professor for literary learning at the University of Education Ludwigsburg. In his dissertation “Literarisches Verstehen mit narrativen Computerspielen”  ...

Janina Kozubik (OddNina)

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Jennifer Hicks

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Jennifer Hicks was born in Washington, Tacoma in 1988, but lives in Berlin now. She studied Interface Design and has worked on service apps, storytelling apps and mini games. SInce […]

Johanna Janiszewski

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Johanna Janiszewski is freelance game designer and CEO of Tiny Crocodile Studios in Berlin. Her first work was ‘Simon the Sorcerer 5′, which she developed for Silver Style  ...

Johanna Otte

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Johanna Otte is a freelance media educator in the field of game design with children and adolescents. Her focus is on active media work, discussing the medium computer games, creative […]

Lisa König

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Lisa König is academic staff at the University of Education Freiburg and coordinates the department Virtual and Augmented Reality at the Centre for didactic video game research (Zentrum für  ...

Lukas Opheiden

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Manuel Fritsch

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Mareike Kochansky

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Mareike Kochansky is media scientist focussing on children and adolescent’s media. She is currently wiritng her master thesis on magic and witches in teen magazines. She is member of HSG  ...

Mark Brown

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Mark Brown is the creator of Game Maker’s Toolkit: a highly regarded YouTube series about game design, with over 50 million views. The show is intended for game design students, […]

Mathilde Hoffmann

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Mathilde Hoffmann is sound designer and composer from Hamburg. Accompanied by a recording device, she loves walking with open ears and incorporating the collecteed sounds. She studied at the  ...

Matthias Kempke

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Matthias Kempke is author and game designer at Daedalic Entertainment in Hamburg, a video game developer and publisher that is specifically known for its adventures like Deponia and Edna bricht  ...

Michael Cherdchupan

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Growing up between grey concrete buildings, Michael found that the courage to start something new is what he likes in games. Crazy ideas, melancholic dreams, kafkaesque nightmares or musicals  ...

Nico Nolden

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Nico Nolden studied history until 2009 in Hamburg. Before and after that he worked on several academic projects. Since April 2014, he researches digital games as public productions of history  ...

Oliver Dombrowski (Der Olli)

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When five-year-old Olli fell in love with video games, he knew: As soon as I finish school, I’ll make my hobby into a profession. And he did. The now 34-year-old […]

PD Dr. habil. Andreas Rauscher

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PD Dr. habil. Andreas Rauscher (*1973), researcher for media science focussing on film, media aesthetic and games at the University Siegen. Visiting professor at the Universities Freiburg and  ...

Riad Djemili

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Riad Djemili is the co-founder of Berlin indie game company Maschinen-Mensch. Their debut title “The Curious Expedition”, a game about fictitious expeditions set in the 19th century,  ...

Rock & Wrestling

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Since 2004, Rock & Wrestling takes place in Hamburg-St. Pauli. It is a wrestling show tournament for an entire evening, where characters are created who then perform a choreographed fight  ...

Tom Schley

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As for many others, the legendary “RPG Maker” has been the start of Tom’s games career. As Silkersoft, he provided soundtracks for dozens, no thousands amateur RPGs. As soon as  ...

Verena Cojic

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Verena Cojic is a creative and culture freak. She actually studied economics, but art is just more fun. This year, she invites PLAY visitors to be creative.