Developers can apply for one of three booth types, including small booths, arcade booths and big booths at the gamescom 2023 Indie Arena Booth.
The application website holds detailed information regarding the key differences between them and also highlights the features included with every one of the showcase slots, notably the popular Steam event, access to all B2B areas of gamescom 2023 Indie Arena Booth, possible inclusion of the game in their Twitch live stream event, Indie Arena Booth’s own matchmaking tool as well as another planned collaboration with MeetToMatch for participants.
Past iterations of IAB included publishers and developer teams such as Finji, Raw Fury, WIRED Productions, Toge Productions, ustwo Games, Rusty Lake, Team17, Kitfox Games, Akupara Games, 11bit studios, Team Ladybug, Dear Villagers and many more. You can explore the 2022 line-up here.
Applications can be submitted until 25 April 2023 before a jury of industry experts deliberate on what games should be selected for 2023.
Valentina Birke, Director of Indie Arena Booth, will be attending the Games Developers Conference in San Francisco from 20 – 24 March. If you are interested in speaking about your involvement in Indie Arena Booth in person, please contact her via [email protected].
About gamescom 2023 Indie Arena Booth
gamescom 2023 Indie Arena Booth is a unique shared developer booth that showcases independent game developers and their creative projects. It is an annual event that takes place at major gaming conventions, such as Gamescom and offers an opportunity for indie developers to exhibit their games to a large and diverse audience of gamers, industry professionals, and press.
Indie Arena Booth features a curated selection of the best and most innovative indie games from around the world, ranging from action-packed shooters to narrative-driven adventures, and everything in between. The event also provides a networking opportunity for developers, allowing them to connect with other developers, publishers, and investors, as well as gain valuable feedback and exposure for their games.