The award ceremony will take place on Thursday, December 9, 2021, starting at 8:00 p.m. in the auditorium of the Cologne Game Lab as well as in a big show in a live stream on deutscherentwicklerpreis.de and rocketbeans.tv. Due to the ongoing Corona pandemic, the award ceremony will take place as a ‘hybrid event’. Only the nominees and guests of honor can join in the on-site audience.