Game over/ play again!

videogame collection

Kungliga biblioteket (The National Library of Sweden) is to hold a day long seminar with the primary aim of uncovering methods to collate and archive video games. The seminar dubbed – Game over / play again! aims to kickstart a discussion on digital archiving by creating a platform facilitated by a network of game industry experts, researchers, copyright organizations and relevant parties to begin and continue a discussion on the subject.

The event will be moderated by well versed public speaker Orvar Safström.
Other participants to the event include, but not limited to the following:

  • Andreas Lange, Computerspielemuseum in Berlin
  • Angelica Norgren, P3 Spel SR
  • Ann-Sofie Sydow, Game Assembly
  • Fredrik Wester, Paradox Interactive
  • Thomas Sunhede, Private collector
  • Peter Du Rietz, Tekniska museet
  • Jon Manker, Södertörns University College

Attendance to the event will cost 500kr with a maximum of 100 places available. The seminar is on November 27 at the National Library of Sweden auditorium and will begin at 9am. To sign up to the event, visit this link.

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