The Digital Bros Game Academy is a professional training academy that aims to prepare students for a future career in the video game industry. Founded on the extensive experience acquired by Digital Bros, a multinational Digital Entertainment company with branches throughout the world, the Digital Bros Game Academy offers a diversified range of courses for aspiring digital entertainment industry professionals.

The Digital Bros Game Academy is the ideal academy for students wishing to become “job ready” and who aspire to a future career with established companies or to set up their own independent business.


The Digital Bros Game Academy project is based on the intuition, experience and history of the Digital Bros Group, the only Italian multinational listed on the STAR, medium cap companies, of the Italian Stock Exchange and with more than thirty years of experience in the Digital Entertainment industry.

Founded in Milan in 1989 by brothers Abramo and Raffaele Galante, Digital Bros publishes, develops and distributes video games for all platform types and globally through retail, digital and mobile distribution channels.

With a global presence and a deep understanding of the market’s dynamics, the group has been a leader in the video game market since its beginnings and today has branches in Italy, the United States, Great Britain, France, Spain, Germany, China and Japan as well as a team of over 200 employees.

Digital Bros operates in the three development, publishing and distribution markets, through its own brand 505 Games e Halifax.

505 Games, a subsidiary of the Italian entertainment company Digital Bros., is a global video game publisher focused on offering a broad selection of titles for players of all ages and skill levels. The company publishes and distributes premium and free-to-play games on leading console, PC and handheld platforms as well as for mobile devices and social networks. Publishing highlights in premium games include Hideo Kojima’s Death Stranding video game for personal computer version, Control developed by Remedy Entertainment, Bloodstained: Ritual of the Night, Indivisible, Journey to the Savage Planet, Assetto Corsa Competizione, PAYDAY 2, Brothers – A Tale of Two Sons, Last Day of June, Terraria, Portal Knights, ABZÛ, Virginia e How to Survive.

Free-to-play publishing highlights include Battle Islands, Gems of War and Hawken. Distribution highlights include No Man’s Sky, Hellblade: Senua’s Sacrifice, Stardew Valley, Dead by Daylight and Inside/Limbo.

505 Games has offices in California, United Kingdom, France, Germany, Italy, Spain and China. The company works with a network of distribution and sub-licensing partners in all other markets. For more information on 505 Games and its products please visit

Halifax is the historical division of the Digital Bros Group, a leading player in the distribution of videogames, that has brought taking major international publisher’s successes to the Italian market. Some of these videogames, including Pro Evolution Soccer, Tomb Raider and Resident Evil, contributed to the creation and development of the videogame market in Italy.