astragon press conference at gamescom 2017

Welcome to Gamescom 2017!

Moenchengladbach/Germany, July 27, 2017 Get ready for an exciting hour with first inside looks, exclusive news and new product announcements by attending our press conference at gamescom 2017 in Cologne. You’ll get an impressive overview about our broad range of games for PC and consoles – fresh coffee and pastries!

Get exclusive insights into the Farming Simulator 17 Platinum Edition by Swiss developer GIANTS Software, which will be released this fall on PC and consoles, as well as the first details about the Farming Simulator for Nintendo Switch™.

Beside new content about Police Simulator 18 and TransRoad: USA, which have been initially presented during E3 in Los Angeles to the media this June, we will reveal additional news and features regarding previously announced games such as Firefighting Simulator and Fishing: Barents Sea too.

And for all friends of virtual hunting experiences we will show some first, exclusive insights into the gameplay of theHunter: Call of the Wild coming to PlayStation® 4 and Xbox One®.

RSVP now – the ticket contingent is limited.

Get your ticket here!  

Please note that you must be at least 18 years old to attend this event.

We are looking forward to meeting you in Cologne!


Tuesday, August 22, 2017 from 10:00 to 11:00 (CEST)


Congress-Centrum Nord Koelnmesse, Rheinsaal 1-2 - Messeplatz 1, 50679 Cologne

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Felix Buschbaum

Head of Public Relations

Phone: 49 (0) 21 66 - 6 18 66 - 60


astragon Entertainment GmbH

astragon Entertainment (founded in 2000) ranks among the leading independent games publishers in Germany. Our versatile product portfolio focuses on high-quality technical simulation games such as Construction Simulator, Farming Simulator or Bus Simulator, but also covers complex economic simulations and strategy games. The distribution of the Big Fish franchise (Mystery Case Files, Dark Parables, Grim Tales) completes our exciting product range. Games by astragon are available world-wide on many different platforms such as consoles, smartphones, tablets and PC. Please visit us for more information at


About Us

The astragon Entertainment GmbH and the astragon Sales & Services GmbH have emerged as the core of the newly created astragon group formerly consisting of the two games publishers astragon Software GmbH (founded in 2000) and rondomedia Marketing & Vertriebs GmbH (founded in 1998) in July 2015. Today, the astragon group is the second largest producer and marketer of computer games in Germany (number of units CD-ROM/DVD as per GfK Media Control, complete annual evaluation 2015). The main focus of the group’s product range lies with casual games and technical simulation games for PC. Adventure games and economy simulations complement astragon’s diverse portfolio. The popular game series “Big Fish Games“, “play+smile“ and “Best of Simulations“ form three strong umbrella brands by astragon in retail market. Additionally to the distribution to retail partners in the German language area by the astragon Sales & Services GmbH, products are also marketed internationally under license and via download by the astragon Entertainment GmbH. Games for consoles, mobile devices as well as smartphones and tablets complete astragons product range. For more information, please visit