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International Games Festival

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From 28 February to 2 March 2014

All key players from the gaming world, passionate players or the merely curious, are invited to discover the world of gaming at the biggest French speaking gaming event in the Palais des Festivals et des Congrès de Cannes!

* Traditional games and grand classics
* Board games
* Video games
* Simulation games
* Collection cards…

There’s something for all tastes!

Come and enjoy hundreds of parlour games - free access!

Meet the authors, illustrators and publishers of your favourite games, via demonstrations, autograph sessions, tournaments, “authors’ corners” or publisher stands, with a host of previews!

> Discover the world of video games in Cannes!

> Participate in dozens of tournaments, demonstrations, beginner classes in the main classic disciplines of games and parlour games!

> Get an introduction to the best games of the moment – award winning games and games of the year, “As d'Or-Jeux de l'Année”. Like each year, Cannes will award the best game of the year chosen from new games on the French market: creativity, diversity, faultless mechanisms and rules and….a lot of fun for the whole family!

Whether you come alone, with friends or with  your family…whether you play with champion “hard gamers” or are an occasional player...embark on an inter-generational voyage and prepare to share some exciting moments, discovering the richness and diversity of gaming today.
Le Festival International des Jeux in Cannes has a host of surprises for you...

Tournaments, beginner classes, demonstrations, shows covering the gaming spectrum!

Traditional games and grand classics, board games, video games, Japanese gaming culture, simulation games, Collection cards…

Whether you are an amateur or more experienced player, whether you have an hour or several days available, alone or accompanied, there is a tournament or event for you at the Festival! You will be the participants in a fun adventure where the key words are discovery, shared pleasure and wonder.

From classic games (Chess, Draughts, Backgammon, Crosswords, Tarot, Belote, Rummy, Bridge, Othello®, Scrabble®…), forgotten or unknown games, games from France or elsewhere (Carrom, Skat, Jeu de Go, Mah-Jong, Shogi, Awalé…), as well as simulation games (Role Playing, Full Scale, Historic and Fantasy War games, collection cards...) or board games...competitions on PC and consoles, there is something for all kinds of taste and all level!


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Palais des Festivals et des Congrès de Cannes
Direction de l'Evénementiel
La Croisette CS 30051
06414 Cannes Cedex - France
Or call us on:
Tel : +33(0)4 92 99 33 94
Fax : +33(0)4 92 99 33 84