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The 2nd “Hong Kong Game Enhancement and Promotion Scheme” has been launched. The selected start-ups can

Details of Subsidy︰

  1. Receive a marketing subsidy of HK$ 400,000 – HK$ 500,000 to promote a new game (dedicated game)
  2. Be subsidised to exhibit at the Taipei Game Show 2021 to promote their dedicated games to the markets outside Hong Kong and explore business opportunities
  3. Receive guidance from industry experts
  4. Receive a series of trainings on marketing, game testing and fund-raising to improve the dedicated games
  5. Be assigned with 2 free interns who will help in conducting thorough test of the dedicated game for its enhancement

The first scheme supporting Game enhancement and promotion in Hong Kong

Up to HK$500,000 Support Fund (per company)

Details of the subsidy

Receive a marketing subsidy of HK$ 400,000 – HK$ 500,000 to promote a new game (dedicated game) (all subsidy will be released to the selected start-ups on reimbursement basis).

Receive subsidies to cover the exhibition booth’s rental and construction expenses for exhibiting at the renowned Taipei Game Show 2021, to help the selected start-ups promote their dedicated games to the markets outside Hong Kong and explore business opportunities. The subsidy will also cover most of the expenses of the air tickets and hotel accommodation incurred by two staff  from each selected start-up to attend the Taipei Game Show.

Receive guidance from industry experts to enrich experience in company operation and game promotion.

Receive a series of trainings on marketing, game testing and fund-raising to improve the dedicated game.

Receive 2 free interns (for each selected start-up) who will help in conducting thorough test of the dedicated game for its enhancement before it is released to the market (each intern will work for the assigned start-up for 2 months, during which the intern’s salary will be covered by the Enhancement and Promotion Scheme).

Gain public exposure through various publicity channels of the Enhancement and Promotion Scheme (e.g. newspapers, the internet, social media platforms, websites, launching ceremony and sharing sessions, etc.).

Four of the selected start-ups with the best performance in the Enhancement and Promotion Scheme will receive certificates of excellence to facilitate their future promotion.

For any enquiries, please contact the Secretariat Office of the Scheme.
Contact person: Pansy Cheung
Tel: 3594 6723
Email: hkgeps@gmail.com