GamingMalta Foundation launches COVID-19 Vaccine initiative for the local gaming industry

The GamingMalta Foundation, supported by the Malta Gaming Authority, has embarked on a COVID-19 Vaccine initiative for the local gaming industry.


YouRun Officially launches their game Warshmallows on Steam

“Delighted to have been part of YouRun’s journey – since our first meeting at gamescom 2018 – to Malta and having them part of Malta’s video gaming ecosystem. Malta will be a launch pad for their title Warshmallows.

We wish YouRun all the best and we are excited to be working with other local and international studios who will surely follow suit in YouRun’s success.” – Ivan Filletti, COO at GamingMalta

ESL Pro League Season 13 Malta Officially Underway

ESL Pro League returns on March 8th with its 13th season and a 24 team global tournament. After two seasons of regional competitions, the world’s best teams will compete online from the safety of their homes and bootcamp locations across Europe for their chance at an ESL Pro League title and crucial points in the ESL Pro Tour.

GTR 2020 Conference to be hosted virtually by GamingMalta

SILICON VALLEY – January 13th, 2021. Global Top Round (GTR), an interactive acceleration devoted to supporting early-stage studios from around the world, has today announced the virtual location of its GTR 2020 Conference.

The conference, dedicated to investing and supporting 10+ studios and fostering a healthier ecosystem, is now coming to fruition, in collaboration with GamingMalta. Malta was a natural choice for GTR given its ever-growing reputation as an international hub for game development including the plans to develop an accelerator office space which will provide 700sqm studio/office space for startups in the video game and esports sectors.

IESF Reaches 88 members, with new nations from Asia, Africa & Europe

“Embarking on this journey with IESF reflects Malta’s position as the home of gaming excellence” said Ivan Filletti, COO at GamingMalta. He also celebrated this milestone by stating: “One of our main goals is to ensure continued education of Esports and this membership further boosts our initiatives. We also welcome the opportunity to collaborate with fellow global Esports partners towards the growth and development of Esports.”



ESL & GamingMalta extend partnership after hosting most successful ESL Pro League Season to date

ESL, the world’s largest esports company and GamingMalta, an independent non-profit foundation set-up by the Government of Malta and by the Malta Gaming Authority (MGA), are proud to announce a deep strategic partnership to foster and develop the Maltese esports community. After successfully partnering for ESL Pro League Season 11 earlier this year, the partnership aims to strengthen the industry in Malta across all levels of the zero to hero pyramid of ESL. Malta will be the host location for all of ESL Pro League in 2021 as well as continued integrations for the upcoming Season 12, which will be played out online due to the ongoing health and travel situation around the globe.

Hype Sports Innovation & GamingMalta announce Esports Partnership

As part of the partnership, GamingMalta has joined as the host partner of our Esports & Media Vertical within the HYPE Global Virtual Accelerators. The world of Esports has experienced a record-breaking rise in numbers over recent months and there is plenty of development required moving ahead within the industry, from both the infrastructure and performance aspects. GamingMalta, together with HYPE, will be at the forefront to encourage and develop innovation for the Esports and Gaming Industry.

CasinoBeats Malta goes digital for 2020

Delivered in association with GamingMalta, CasinoBeats Malta Digital will use the same advanced technological environment that powered the successful SBC Digital Summit in late April. CasinoBeats Malta Digital will replicate the key elements that make physical trade shows so important to the gaming industry and make them accessible to people around the world.

Support by leading iGaming companies in Malta to help fight Covid-19 pandemic

Leading companies in the iGaming industry and members of the iGEN (iGaming European Network)
association have come together to purchase high-quality KN-95 medical face masks providing an
additional protection for those at risk and to be used by front-line healthcare workers protecting lives
during the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic.

Malta’s iGaming Industry Featured At The ICE 2020 Exhibition In London

One of the world’s largest iGaming expos, ICE, took place in London earlier this month and the GamingMalta Foundation, was present to delineate how Malta is the place to be for all things iGaming.