Discover Southern Europe, Issue 9, November 2019

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FRANCE  |   GAME SPECIAL

Virtual heroes and gaming experts 2019 The days that gaming was a dorky hobby, limited to the sanctuary of college boys’ dark basements, lie far behind us. Today, games are cooler than ever, and professional players are unaltered superheroes. Many people believe the heart of the gaming industry lies in the United States or Asia, yet true gaming aficionados know that we can be proud of the European industry, as well. In France, you will find some of the most successful and limitlessly creative developers in the world. We introduce you to the absolute top players in the field. But not before we guide you to the greatest gaming conventions in the country. TEXT: ARNE ADRIAENSSENS  |  PHOTO: PXHERE

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