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?



  • 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 June 24.

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).


  • 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 deadline.
  • 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 deadline, 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.

The Best Conference Game” – will receive $3  000!

Our technical partner Versum company will award the winners in the “Best Gameplay” nominations!

The prize — GeForce RTX™ 2060 WINDFORCE OC 6G!

Our sponsors Wacom present the prize in the nomination “Best Art
The winner of the nomination will receive – The tablet Intuos M c Bluetooth.

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.

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

In the nomination “Best Art”
Global Games Pitch – gives two tickets to his event.

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

In the nomination “The best game of the conference
Game Access – gives two tickets to his event.

In the nomination “Best Art”
Indie Game Business– gives two tickets to his event.
Our jury
Elena Lobova

Elena Lobova


Position: Founder

Alexander Khrutsky

Alexander Khrutsky

Company: Games Gathering Conference

Position: CEO&Co-Founder

Nikita Chuchko

Nikita Chuchko

Company: Games Gathering Conference

Position: Indie Master

Vladimir  Serov

Vladimir Serov

Company: Ubisoft

Position: Game Designer

Sergey  Snysarenko

Sergey Snysarenko

Company: Red Beat

Position: Creative Director

Alexey  Pestrikov

Alexey Pestrikov

Company: Kefir Games

Position: CBDO

Contact us

СЕО & Founder

Oleksandr Khrutskiy
Skype: che_ratnik
Tel: +38 067 909 52 29

Sponsors and partners issues
Business Development Director, Partner

Irina Syomka
Skype: irina.syomka
Tel: +38 095 391 12 92

Sponsors, partners and speakers issues

Anastasia Sokolova
+38 066 663 26 16

Content and speakers issues

Nikita Chuchko

Tel: +380 98 089 80 03 

Indie developers curator

Victoria Shapkina
Tel: +38 063 734 03 23
Telegram: @meowthai

Account management, participant coordinator

Tim Kopylov
FB: tim.kopylov.1
Tel: +38 095 710 15 64

Building locations and working with contractors

Veronika Burbela
FB: Veronika Burbela
Telegram: +38 0975833353

Content management

Olga Khomenko
Skype: xoxomikadze
Tel:+38 063 218 86 40

Work with volonteers

Katerina Burbela
Skype: katerina_b77
Tel: +38 067 575 84 84

Content and speakers issues

Elena Lobova
FB: Elena Lobova