International conference series

The History of Games international conference series is a global initiative that seeks to act as a catalyst for academic research on gaming history. The conference brings together scholars, archivists, curators and enthusiasts in order to disseminate research / preservation initiatives and develop networks.

From 22-24 May 2024 the History of Games conference is heading to Birmingham City University (UK). Please see our 2024 conference page for more information around the conference theme.

Featured banner photos are from Musée Alsacien (Strasbourg, France), Suomen Pelimuseo (Tampere, Finland), Computerspielemuseum (Berlin, Germany), Bibliothèque nationale de France (Paris).