Facts & Figures Swiss game industry

Facts & Figures Swiss game industry

Years in business: The Swiss game industry is an active start-up industry with selected established and successful companies

Studio location: Switzerland consists of two game development hubs. The canton of Zürich with the City of Zürich as a center (half of the Swiss studios reside in the canton and city of Zurich) and the French speaking region around Lac Léman.

Financing: The Swiss game industry is still heavily self-financed and relies on customer projects. This is an opportunity for investors and publishers which will help push the Swiss industry further

Studio size: The Swiss game industry consists of small, agile and independent studios. The amount of companies has multiplied from a handful of pioneers to around 60 in 2015.

From serious to entertainment: The Swiss game industry delivers games for entertainment but also creates games for simulation, education and training.