Media at Develop

Develop:Brighton is Europe’s leading game developer conference, playing host to around 3,000 games industry professionals.

It offers media an enormous opportunity to meet game developers and publishers face-to-face - from the brightest micro indies to development legends, get up-to-date with the latest trends and game dev news, plus a chance to play new games and try out new tech in the Expo.
Press releases are posted both before and after the event so please visit this site regularly. 

Media access to the Develop:Brighton conference is by invitation only and is limited to those journalists actively writing about and reporting on the games development industry.

To request a press pass or if you have any queries please contact our PR agency: develop@bastion.co.uk

As an accredited journalist, we will give you:

  • Access to Develop and Evolve in Brighton conference sessions running from 14 - 16 July 2020
  • Access to a quiet press office where you can check email, file copy and charge your laptops and phones
  • Complimentary Wi-Fi
  • Access to speakers for interviews - please contact us as early as possible to arrange this
  • Refreshments
  • An invitation to the Speaker and Media Lunch on Wednesday 15 July

What we expect in return:

  • A name check for the Develop:Brighton in all stories originating from your presence at the event whether in print, on screen or online.
  • If Tweeting about or from the conference, we would greatly appreciate it if you could use the hashtag #developconf

Please note:

Press passes are allocated solely to editorial journalists. They will not be issued - under any circumstances - to anyone working in advertising, sales, new business, production, publishing, PR, personnel or marketing - so please don't ask. Passes are not transferable and ID will be required when collecting your pass at the event.

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