EGDF represents European game developers in the European Union. It helps to build up policies that support the growth of the European game developer studios and foster the development of the entire digital ecosystem in Europe.
EGDF unites national trade associations for game developers from ten European countries. Together with its member associations EGDF represents more than 600 game developer studios. Most of them are SMEs. The European Games Developer Federation represents games studios based in Austria, Belgium, Denmark, Finland, France, Germany, Italy, Norway, Malta, Poland, Romania, Spain, Sweden, The Netherlands, Turkey and the United Kingdom, which together employs over 40,000 people.
The EGDF is committed to the stimulation and development of a stable, vibrant and creative European games development sector that is competitive globally and recognized culturally and acts to advance the political and economic interests of the European computer and video games industry by providing a platform for collaboration and discussion between European institutions and game developers.