Established in 2011 by Philippe Cohen, JUST FOR GAMES is one of the major publishing & distributing company in France.


Founded in 2011 by Philippe Cohen, Just For Games is a major French company in the publishing and physical distribution of video games. Just For Games has the largest catalog of French retail distribution, including the world’s best publishers such as Frontier, Merge Games, Team17, CI Games, Skybound Games, GameMill, Epic Games, 505 Games, Marvelous and many others…

Just For Games has been able to evolve by adding new distribution pillars around the videogame universe, such as the distribution of retrogaming hardware (Sega Toys, SNK, ATGames, 8bitDo) and videogame and pop-culture soundtracks in vinyl format. (MONDO, Laced Records, iam8bit…)

Just For Games has positioned itself since 2019 as a publisher with values close to those of its original business: create games accessible to all gamers. It immediately encounter its first successes thanks to brands such as INSTANT SPORTS, Fantasy Friends or 30-in-1 Game Collection.

Just For Games is part of the Swedish group Maximum Entertainment.



Just For Games works with many french and international publishers like Sold Out, Skybound Games, Marvelous, Maximum Games, Microïds, SCS software, PQUBE, Merge Games and many others…  The publishing offer is divided into 2 branchs: gamer & family, allowing anyone to find what they want. Gamers will find the latest and greatest hits of nowadays and family will find games to play with children  JUST FOR GAMES offers through retail to everyone the best games in all formats, developped by the most famous studios : Rebellion (Sniper Elite), Team 17 (Worms, Overcooked), Frontier (Planet Coaster, Jurassic World Evolution), D-Pad (Owlboy), Avalanche (The Hunter : Call Of The Wild), Nicalis (The Binding Of Isaac), Marvelous (FATE Extella), Arc System Works (Blazblue Central Fiction), Motion-Twin (Dead Cells), OSome (Astérix XXL2), Eden Games ( Gear Club Unlimited)…

Line-Up 2020 & beyond: Rune Factory 4, Zombie Army 4, Granblue Fantasy Versus, Bounty Battle…

Line-Up 2019: Trine 4, Sniper Ghost Warrior: Contracts, Disney’s Aladdin & The Lion King, Little Friends: Dogs&Cats, Blacksad, AVICII Invector, New Super Lucky’s Tale, Risk Of Rain 2, A Hat In Time, Slay The Spire, Yooka Laylee And The Impossible Lair, Fate Extella: Link, Fort Boyard, Astérix & Obélix XXL3, My Time At Portia, Trüberbrook, Our World Is Ended., Kill LA Kill-IF, Mutant Year Zero, Hollow Knight, The Walking Dead: The Finale Series, Sparklite, Children Of Morta, Titeuf Mega Party…

Past line-up: Jurassic World Evolution, Owlboy, Strange Brigade, Slime Rancher, State Of Mind, The Long Dark , Train Sim World, Astérix XXL2, GRIP, The Coma, Northgard, Yoku’s Express Island, Overcooked2!, Pillars Of Eternity 2, Frostpunk, Axiom Verge, and still working on its biggest catalogue of Switch games and Indie Games label: Battle Chasers, Darkest Dungeon, Wonder Boy, Flashback 25th Anniversary, Dead Cells, Sniper Elite 4, Syberia 3, MXvsATV, The Hunter Call of The Wild, Elex, Battlechasers Nightwar, Euro Truck … and one of the largest catalogue of Switch games, covering all genres:  fan-favourite licenses (Syberia), arcade (The Binding of Isaac, Sine Mora), family brands (Ben 10, Cartoon Network) and racing sim(Gear Club).


JUST FOR GAMES is the #1 of republishing in France with more than 200 hits republished from every studios at the best price : Ubisoft, Take 2, Rockstar Games, Activision Blizzard, Capcom, Namco Bandai, Microïds, Sega, no one is forgotten!


We distribute in France the eagerly awaited retro-gaming consoles Sega Mega Drive HD and Atari Flash Back 8 HD, along with a comprehensive retrogaming portfolio including handheld Atari console and plug-and-play Atari Joysticks, Retrofreak, Super Retro Trio… and 8bitdo range of accessories.


We distribute in France most of the video games soundtracks in LPs. Passionate by music, our team worked a lot to bring the biggest vinyl offer in Europe. We are distributing all the video games music labels in France : Mondo, iam8bit, Laced Records Data-Disc and few more ! Check the full line-up here.