Indie Blast

Are you an indie developer willing to present your project to gaming community?
Would you like to pitch it to potential publishers?
Or get a feedback from game industry professionals?

The Games Gathering Conference 2017 provides you with special participation conditions for indie development studios! I. e. – free exhibit boosts for your product demonstration. Moreover, all indie-projects shall participate in competition and winners shall receive awards from our partners and sponsors.

In order to receive FREE exhibition stand you should:
- Fill the form and wait until our coordinator will contact you;
- Purchase the Conference ticket
The timeline for the project application:
- November 17, 2016 is a deadline for the preliminary participants application (you should provide all required data on your project and purchase a ticket);
- November 27, 2016 is a deadline for providing the final version of the project which our jury will evaluate.

Our Prizes

One of the indie teams participating in Games Gathering 2017 will get a special prize from our partner Indie Prize.
The judges will choose the best games for which Indie Prize will provide:

  • Free accommodation during the conference for two developers in the hostel with other finalists;
  • To free all-access passes to the Casual Connect conference, including access to all the lectures, workshops, exhibition area, networking events and parties;
  • Free spot to showcase the game at Indie Prize area along with the world’s best independent developers from all around the globe;

For the teams whose are working with the Defold`s engine, King`s company will prepare special prizes!
The competent jury will choose the best project among the presented games and will reward each team member with stylish, wireless headphones u-JAYS.

Among many teams that are developing their projects on the popular Unity engine, jury that are consist of representatives of the companys will select the team with has the best project and will be awarded with special prizes from Unity.

The true masters, that were at the very beginning of the gaming industry from Epiс Games, will select the best game created on Unreal Engine 4 to award the winning team of developers.

Be sure – it will be Epic!

The best projects will be aworded with prizes and memorable gifts frome organizators of the Games Gathering conference in following nominations:


The Games Academy team will choose the best project among all indie teams and will present a certificate for 3 months of training in GAMES ACADEMY in any of the directions.

Games Academy was founded in 2015, as the first integrated game development school in Ukraine.

Over the course of our work, we have released more than 270 beginners in various fields: from game design to 3D modeling. Our diligent graduates have found their first job in a new profession in such companies as Ubisoft, 4A Games, ERS Games Studios, Grandma Studios, Kevuru Games, Enixan, Red Beat, Game Fiord and others, as well as numerous freelance and indie projects.

Contact us


Oleksandr Khrutskiy

Skype: che_ratnik
Tel: +38(067)909-5229

Sponsors, partners and lectors issues
Bizdev and PR Director

Irina Syomka

Skype: irina.syomka
Tel: +38(095)391-12-92

Sponsors, partners and lectors issues

Mariya Starenko

Skype: mary.star94
Tel: +38(093)160-8137

Organizational and legal issues. Volunteers coordination

Roman Lupashevskiy

Skype: live:roman.lupashevskiy
Tel: +38(073)419-47-70

Indie teams coordinator

Yaroslav Dushek

Skype: dystman
Tel: +38(050) 381-38-91

Media partners

Katerina Burbela

Skype: katerina_b77
Tel: +38(067)575-84-84

Lectors issues