Indie Blast

 

Are you an indie developer and have an interesting project?

Then Indie Blast is a great opportunity to demonstrate your game on your personal booth!  

What is Indie Blast?

Indie Blast is an exhibition for indie projects where different teams can get their booths and opportunity to present their game to the public and media. You can also attract the attention of publishers and investors, get feedback from players and colleagues, take a part in the nominations of the Indie Blast Awards and of course expand your business network.  

How to participate in the Indie Blast?

 

ATTENTION

  • Confirmed application and purchased ticket guarantee a booth for participation at Indie Blast for one day for a team.
  • Priority in choosing the booth is given to the teams who sent the application earlier.
  • Application deadline is November 15th, 2019.
 
 

What is the Indie Blast Awards? 

Indie Blast Awards is a competition of game projects in various categories and it's held among the participants of the Indie Blast exhibition. According to the opinion of the professional industry jury, the best projects will win in several nominations and get valuable prizes from organizers and sponsors.  

How to participate in the Indie Blast Awards?

  • Fill in the application form on time,
  • wait for confirmation of the application from the indie coordinator (within 3 days)
  • and buy a ticket for the conference (Standard or Premium).
 

ATTENTION

  • Rates in all nominations are submitted by a remote jury.
  • To get the rate from the jury, all playable demo games should be sent until November 15th, 2019.
  • Confirmed application and purchased tickets guarantee the team participated in the Indie Blast Awards.
  • It is crucial to be present at your booth on the day of your project exposition.
  • Prizes are awarded on the last day of the conference during the Closing Ceremony.
  • In case of absence of the winning team members, the prize will be awarded to the next nominee.
 

Deadlines for project submission:

Till November 15th, 2019, the team should:
  • submit a preliminary application for participation in the conference. You have to send all the data for your project and buy tickets.
  • send the final version of the project, which will be evaluated by the jury.

Our Prizes

With the support of the studio Kefir, we have prepared another surprise for our indie developers!

This year, participants of the Indie Blast Awards will be able to compete for a prize from the Kefir studio.

Best Mobile Game” – will receive $ 5 000!

https://www.kefirgames.ru/

The first prize in the “Best Conference Game” nomination is the PlayStation 4 Pro from Games Gathering.

https://indie.ggconference.com

The prize in the nomination “Best conference game” is a marketing company in Bountyhub from our sponsors Qubit AG, worth $ 5,000!
“To The Moon” Package – includes marketing campaigns, together with the unlimited marketing tasks of any kind.
Bountyhub team will set up your campaign to get the maximum out of it.
This package holds a 3-month subscription, you can also pick one of our additional services, except “Bountyhub API” and 20% discount on services with the use of this package.

The second prize in the nominations “The best game of the conference”PlayStation 4 from the Games Gathering team.

https://www.qubit.ag/

Our technical partner Versum company will award the winners in the “Best Gameplay” nominations!
The prize will be a video card – ASUS Strix GeForce® RTX 2070 Advanced Edition

Gaming graphics card with 8 GB of GDDR6 video memory and a powerful cooler for modern games and virtual reality systems
ASUS GeForce RTX graphics cards use NVIDIA TURING ™ microarchitectures and are compatible with the RTX application development platform.
The result is 6 times higher performance compared to previous generation models and support for real-time artificial intelligence and ray tracing technologies.

http://versum.ua/

Our sponsors Wacom present the prize in the nomination “Best Art
The winner of the nomination will receive –  Wacom Cintiq

Created from high-quality materials and using all the capabilities of the ultra-sensitive Wacom Pro Pen 2, today Wacom Intuos Pro – our best pen tablet. Equipped with a Bluetooth module and enclosed in a slim elegant case, it is easily customizable and looks amazing. Get started on your next masterpiece.

https://www.wacom.kiev.ua/

Our platinum sponsor – Murka, gives the prize for the best game at Unity.

The prize in the nomination “Best Game on Unity” – headphones SteelSeries Arctis 7 2019 Edition Black (SS61505) for representatives of the winning team.

https://murka.com/

Our sponsor Unity offers prizes in two categories:

The best mobile game on Unity” and “The best computer game on Unity” – will receive three licenses for Unity and three tickets for Unite.

https://unity.com/

Our silver sponsor – Uni-Bit Studio, gives a prize in the nomination “Best PC game.”

“Best PC Game” award – XBox One X: Gold Rush Special Edition for developers of the most creative and unique PC game.

https://uni-bit.com

International developer and publisher of mobile games Azur Games takes the prize in the nomination “Best hypercasual project“. The winner will get the opportunity to publish the own project!
Azur Games team will help you to publish the project: company’s experts run tests and help with the product operation, as well as provide full support with promotion, traffic, ASO, localization and analytics.

www.azurgames.com

Tenjin is drawing a prize in the nomination “The Best Hypercausal Project“!

The prize will be the use of the Tenjin product for six months (cost $ 6,000).

Tenjin enables hypercasual developers to measure the effectiveness of advertising campaigns and monetization channels. In addition, Tenjin clients receive free educational materials with mobile industry’s best practices.

 

https://www.tenjin.io/

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 500 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.

http://gamesacademy.com.ua/

In the nomination “The best game of the conference”
Indie Prize – gives two free tickets for Casual Connect.

http://www.indieprize.org

In the nomination “The best game of the conference”

Digital Dragons – gives two tickets to his event.

http://digitaldragons.pl/

In the nomination “Best Gameplay”
White Nights – gives two tickets and a stand at his event.

https://wnconf.com/ru

In the nomination “Best Gameplay”
GIC – gives two tickets to his event.

https://gic.gd/

In the nomination “Best Art”
DevGamm – gives two tickets to his event.

https://devgamm.com/ru/

In the nomination “Best Art”
WeGame – gives two tickets to his event.

https://wegame.com.ua/

In the nomination “Best Game on Unreal Engine 4
Game Access – gives two tickets to his event.

https://game-access.com/conference/

In the nomination “Best Game on Unreal Engine 4
Indie Game Business– gives two tickets to his event.

https://www.eventbrite.ca/e/indie-game-business-virtual-business-conference-tickets-66773694919
Our jury
Elena Lobova

Elena Lobova

Company: ACHIEVERS HUB

Position: Founder

Karina Lavushkina

Karina Lavushkina

Company: Pixonic

Position: PR Director

Yana Vesnina

Yana Vesnina

Company: Azur Interactive Games

Position: Business Development Lead

Alexander Khrutsky

Alexander Khrutsky

Company: Games Gathering Conference

Position: CEO&Co-Founder

Alexey Izvalov

Alexey Izvalov

Company: Global Game Jam

Position: Regional coordinator

Alex Blagodarenko

Alex Blagodarenko

Company: Uni-Bit Studio Inc.

Position: CEO & Founder

Anatolii Henis

Anatolii Henis

Company: MURKA

Position: Head of R&D

Anton Ravin

Anton Ravin

Company: 1C Publishing EU

Position: Director, Business Development & Publishing

Paschalis Gkortsilas

Paschalis Gkortsilas

Company: PQUBE

Position: Digital Platforms Manager

Timur Koshel

Timur Koshel

Company: Come2play

Position: Senior Unity3D developer

Vasiliy Sabirov

Vasiliy Sabirov

Company: Devtodev

Position: lead analyst & co-founder

Xianzhe Li

Xianzhe Li

Company: WhisperGames

Position: CTO

Contact us

СЕО & Founder

Oleksandr Khrutskiy
E-mail:
alexander.khrutsky@ggconference.com
Skype: che_ratnik
Tel: +38 067 909 52 29

Sponsors and partners issues
Business Development Director, Partner

Irina Syomka
E-mail:
irina.syomka@ggconference.com
Skype: irina.syomka
Tel: +38 095 391 12 92

Sponsors, partners and speakers issues
Indie Master


E-mail:
indie@ggconference.com
Telegram:
Tel:

Indie showcase coordination
Speakers Manager

Anastasia Sokolova
E-mail:speakers@ggconference.com
Tel: +38 066 663 26 16
Telegram:@little_hawk

Content and speakers issues
ACCOUNT MANAGER

Victoria Shapkina
E-mail:account@ggconference.com
Tel: +38 063 734 03 23
Telegram: @meowthai

Account management, participant coordinator
Coordinator

Tim Kopylov
E-mail:  kopylov.tim@ggconference.com
FB: tim.kopylov.1
Tel: +38 095 710 15 64

Building locations and working with contractors
MEDIA COORDINATOR

Veronika Burbela
E-mail: media@ggconference.com
FB: Veronika Burbela
Telegram: +38 0975833353

Content management
DOCUMENT MANAGER

Helen Symonenko
E-mail: docs@ggconference.com
Fb: symonenkoart
Tel: +38 050 047 57 21
Telegram: @hsymon

Work with documents
MOTHER OF VOLUNTEERS

Olga Khomenko
E-mail: 
motherofvolunteers@gmail.com
Skype:
xoxomikadze
Tel:+38 063 218 86 40

Work with volonteers
SPEAKERS MANAGER

Katerina Burbela
E-mail:
kate.burbela@ggconference.com
Skype: katerina_b77
Tel: +38 067 575 84 84

Content and speakers issues
ADVISOR

Elena Lobova
E-mail:
elena@a-hub.biz
FB: Elena Lobova