Ministry of Culture and Industry next year, a total of KRW 63.2 billion, an increase of 3.1 billion won in the previous year
On the 30th, the Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism announced a budget in 2023. According to the budget, the budget for the Ministry of Culture was 6,776 billion won, of which the total support for the game industry was 642 billion won. It increased by 3.1 billion won compared to last year.
What has affected the increase in the game industry is expanding its support for small and medium-sized game companies. The Ministry of Culture and Industry established the new project, Game Planning, and the Functional Game Production Support, with the aim of expanding the support of small and medium-sized game companies for the sustainable growth purposes of the game industry. This aims to lay the foundation for the game industry by supporting the game development stage and the vulnerable genre.
First of all, in the field of game planning, 30 prospective entrepreneurs and 20 startups will be able to commercialize game planning. In addition to commercialization, the company has placed 5 billion won to establish a support system for each growth stage. In addition, the game production support period was expanded from the single-year to many years so that the game’s unique originality and challenging spirit were fully demonstrated, thereby deploying a total of 9 billion won and strengthening support for vulnerable areas.
In addition, in order to create a game revitalization ecosystem, the education of game understanding for youth, guardians, and teachers is expanded from 45,000 to 80,000 in 2022, and the expansion of national amateur e-sports competitions from 2022 to twice in 2022 do. In addition, the disabled is expected to improve the accessibility of the disabled by holding separately. In addition, the company will expand support for the entire game industry by expanding support for the entire game industry by fostering e-sports professionals.