DGT designs, develops, manufactures and globally distributes a wide range of game related products such as digital chess clocks and game timers, electronic boards for chess and draughts, chess computers, and other products and games accessories. In addition DGT supplies a range of products for the general toy and games markets such as chess starter boxes and plastic chess pieces sets.
DGT was established in 1992 under the name DGT Projects by Ben Bulsink (research and development) who had prototyped the first digital clock in 1985 and Albert Vasse (sales and marketing). The company officially registered the following year. In 2007 the company name was changed to Digital Game Technology.
In 2015 Bulsink and Vasse sold the company and Hans Pees took over as the new CEO. Ben Spenkelink became DGT’s head of development.
As a leading electronics and digital company we develop innovative ideas into quality products and unique services. We take play seriously and want to add fun, fairness and excitement to all games.
Successful product development requires the close coordination of product design, production, marketing and distribution. DGT offers its knowledge and experience in electronics and marketing strategy – key elements in exploiting your product’s full potential. DGT is interested in partnerships with shared risks and profit. If you have a new product idea, contacting us may be your best opportunity to make it a reality.
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October 17, 2016 by Digital Game Technology
DGT Pi is a chess computer that turns your DGT e-Board into your strongest sparring partner.
October 04, 2016 by Digital Game Technology
DGT1002 is the simplest chess clock with bonus options available anywhere. Simply press + or - to set the times and the game can begin! Easy to understand and fun to use!
December 24, 2015 by Digital Game Technology
Newly designed DGT Carrying Bags to store board, pieces, digital clock and acccessories.
October 02, 2015 by Digital Game Technology
The DGT1001 is a universal game timer suitable for school, club or home use. Perfect simplicity in game timing!
March 12, 2015 by Digital Game Technology
These high quality plastic chess pieces are weighted and underneath finished with felt.
August 25, 2014 by Digital Game Technology
The unique Retro Software allows Revelation II users to play against nostalgic chess computers from the past.
October 15, 2013 by Digital Game Technology
The Polgar Deluxe chess pieces and board are selected by Judit Polgar.
January 23, 2017 by Digital Game Technology
The Nuremberg Spielwarenmesse will be held in Germany from 1 - 6 February 2017! Come and visit us!
December 21, 2016 by Digital Game Technology
A great new Chess Starter Box is available that includes board, pieces and clock.
October 27, 2016 by Digital Game Technology
DGT is proud to add the Official FIDE Chess Set to its range of electronic chess pieces suitable for all DGT e-Boards and Revelation II.
September 26, 2016 by Digital Game Technology
LiveChess 1 was already great but LiveChess 2 will be completely new offering many great new features and possibilities both for tournament use and home use.
July 19, 2016 by Digital Game Technology
The DGT1001 received the Seal of Approval and Editor's Choice Awards from the Family Review Center.
June 17, 2016 by Digital Game Technology
DGT Product Development found a way to increase the weight of electronic chess pieces that adds around 200-250 gram per set.
June 16, 2016 by Digital Game Technology
DGT supports companies with technical expertise to operate as independent service centres around the world.