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Event Location Region Deadline Event date Fee Platforms
PixelPop Festival Session Submissions St. Louis, USA Worldwide 25 May 2018 28 – 29 July 2018 Free All platforms
PixelPop Festival Game Submissions St. Louis, USA Worldwide 25 May 2018 28 – 29 July 2018 Free Digital, Tabletop, Experimental
Game Devs of Color Expo New York City, USA Worldwide 14 May 2018 14 July 2018 Free All platforms
INDIGO Utrecht, The Netherlands Worldwide 4 May 2018 29 June 2018 Free to submit, 45 EUR exhibition fee All platforms
Playdate @ L.A. Zine Fest Los Angeles, USA Worldwide 1 May 2018 27 May 2018 Free to submit, 50 USD to exhibit All platforms
DreamHack Indie Playground Austin, USA Worldwide 20 April 2018 1 – 3 June 2018 Free All platforms
DreamHack Game Pitch Championship Austin, USA Worldwide 20 April 2018 1 – 3 June 2018 Free All platforms
DreamHack Art Gallery Austin, USA Worldwide 20 April 2018 1 – 3 June 2018 Free All platforms
DreamHack Student Game Showcase Austin, USA Worldwide 20 April 2018 1 – 3 June 2018 Free All platforms
SAAM Arcade Washington, D.C., USA Worldwide 16 April 2018 22 July 2018 Free All platforms
DevGAMM Awards & Showcase Moscow, Russia Worldwide 15 April 2018 17 – 18 May 2018 Ticket required to submit, starting at 159 USD All platforms
Indie Arena Booth @ gamescom Cologne, Germany Worldwide 15 April 2018 21 – 26 August 2018 Booth fee starting at 1600 EUR All platforms
BIG Festival Awards São Paulo, Brazil Worldwide 13 April 2018 26 – 29 June 2018 Free All platforms
Game Devs of Color Expo (Speaker Application) New York City, USA Worldwide 4 April 2018 14 July 2018 Free All platforms
2D Con Indie Island Minneapolis, USA Worldwide 1 April 2018 3 – 5 August 2018 Free to submit, 75 USD exhibition fee All platforms
Casual Connect Europe Indie Prize London, UK Worldwide 31 March 2018 29 – 31 May 2017 Free All platforms
Indie Garden @ Hero Festival Grenoble, France Worldwide 30 March 2018 5 – 6 May 2018 Exhibition fee starting at 100 EUR All platforms
Nordic Game Discovery Contest Copenhagen, Denmark Worldwide 30 March 2018 16 April 2018 Free All platforms
Freeplay Award Melbourne, Australia Australia & New Zealand 30 March 2018 27 May 2018 Free All platforms
ReVersed Vienna, Austria Worldwide 15 March 2018 6 – 8 July 2018 Free All platforms
Momocon Indie Game Award Atlanta, USA Worldwide 15 March 2018 24 – 27 May 2018 50 USD submission fee, 550 USD booth fee All platforms
Yonderplay @ Nordic Game Conference Malmö, Sweden Nordics 12 March 2018 25 May 2018 Free All platforms
Indie Showdown (Extended) San Francisco, USA Worldwide 28 February 2018 19 March 2018 Free iOS & Android
Anifilm GameDay Trebon, Czechia Czechia 28 February 2018 5 – 6 May 2018 Free All
Game Happens (Extended) Genova, Italy Worldwide 28 February 2018 25 – 26 May 2018 Free All platforms
The MIX @ GDC San Francisco, USA Worldwide 16 February 2018 19 March 2018 25 USD to submit, 300 USD to exhibit All platforms
One Take Film Festival VR Garden Rochester, USA US 15 February 2018 19 – 22 April 2018 Free AR/VR
A MAZE. Awards Berlin, Germany Worldwide 4 February 2018 25 – 29 April 2017 55 EUR All platforms
Games Finance Market London, UK Worldwide 2 February 2018 10 – 12 April 2018 Free to submit, 350 GBP attendance fee All platforms
Animated Games Award Germany Stuttgart, Germany Germany 2 February 2018 25 April 2018 Free All platforms
Day of the Devs @ GDC San Francisco, USA Worldwide 31 January 2018 19 – 23 March 2018 Free All platforms
Spilprisen Copenhagen, Denmark Denmark 31 January 2018 17 April 2018 Free All platforms
BitSummit (Extended) Kyoto, Japan Worldwide 29 January 2018 12 – 13 May 2018 Free All platforms
Deutscher Computerspielpreis Munich, Germany Worldwide 19 January 2018 10 April 2018 Free Germany
Game Connection Development Awards San Francisco, USA Worldwide 19 January 2018 19 – 21 March 2018 Free All platforms
EGX Rezzed: Leftfield Collection London, UK Worldwide 19 January 2018 13 – 15 April 2018 Free All platforms
European Game Showcase @ GDC San Francisco, USA Europe 18 January 2018 20 March 2018 Free to submit, 75 EUR exhibition fee All platforms
Now Play This: Open Call London, UK Worldwide 12 January 2018 6 – 8 April 2018 Free All platforms
DevGAMM Showcase & Game Lynch Kyiv, Ukraine Worldwide 12 January 2018 1 – 2 February 2018 Ticket required to submit, starting at 59 USD All platforms
Dutch Courage @ GDC San Francisco Worldwide 11 January 2018 18 March 2018 75 EUR (plus tax and sales fee) All Platforms
Indie Arcade Madison, USA US 8 January 2018 15 February 2018 Free All platforms
Experimental Gameplay Workshop @ GDC San Francisco, USA Worldwide 31 December 2017 18 March 2018 Free All platforms
IMGA Global San Francisco, USA Worldwide 31 December 2017 20 March 2018 Free Mobile games
Unity 3D Game Art Challenge San Francisco, USA Worldwide 31 December 2017 19 – 23 March 2018 Free All platforms
Google Play Indie Games Contest London, UK Europe 31 December 2017 13 February 2018 Free Android
Tech Toolbox @ GDC San Francisco, USA Worldwide 22 December 2017 19 – 20 March 2018 Free Developer tools
Indie Garden Assembly: Call for Speakers Valenciennes, France Worldwide 15 December 2017 8 – 9 February 2018 Free All platforms
Norwegian international Seagull Shortfilm Festival Haugesund, Norway Worldwide 15 December 2017 16 – 18 February 2018 15 EUR All platforms
SXSW Gamer's Voice Awards Austin, USA Worldwide 8 December 2017 15 – 17 March 2018 25 USD All platforms
SXSW Gaming Awards Austin, USA Worldwide 8 December 2017 15 – 17 March 2018 50 USD All platforms
BAFTA London, UK Worldwide 8 December 2017 12 April 2018 175 GBP All platforms
Alt.Ctrl.GDC San Francisco, USA Worldwide 1 December 2017 21 – 23 March 2018 Free Alternative controllers
Indie Garden Assembly: Call for Games Valenciennes, France Worldwide 26 November 2017 8 – 9 February 2018 Free to submit, 350 EUR exhibition fee All platforms
Quo Vadis – Call for Papers Berlin, Germany Worldwide 24 November 2017 24 – 25 April 2018 Free All platforms
Indie MEGABOOTH @ GDC San Francisco, USA Worldwide 17 November 2017 19 – 23 March 2018 50 USD All platforms
Indie MEGABOOTH @ PAX East Boston, USA Worldwide 17 November 2017 5 – 8 April 2018 50 USD All platforms
Casual Connect USA Indie Prize Anaheim, USA Worldwide 15 November 2017 16 – 18 January 2018 Free All platforms
GamesAreForEveryone Edinburgh, UK Worldwide 13 November 2017 30 November 2017 Free All platforms
PAX South Tabletop Indie Showcase San Antonio, USA Worldwide 8 November 2017 12 – 14 January 2018 50 USD Tabletop games
GDC Esports Day Call for Submissions San Francisco, USA Worldwide 3 November 2017 19 – 20 March 2018 Free All platforms
GDC Tools Tutorial Call for Submissions San Francisco, USA Worldwide 3 November 2017 19 – 23 March 2018 Free All platforms
GDC Level Designer Workshop Speaker Submission San Francisco, USA Worldwide 3 November 2017 19 – 23 March 2018 Free All platforms
Montreal Expo Gaming Arcade Montreal, Canada Worldwide 1 November 2017 17 – 19 November 2017 Free to submit, exhibition fee starting at 100 CAD All platforms
PAX South Panel Submission San Antonio, USA Worldwide 31 October 2017 12 – 14 January 2018 Free All platforms
Indie Game Festa & Indie House @ Taipei Game Show Taipei, Taiwan Worldwide 20 October 2017 25 – 29 January 2018 Free All platforms
Game Anglia Indie Showcase Ipswich, UK UK 15 October 2017 18 November 2017 Free All platforms
DevGAMM Awards & Showcase Minsk, Belarus Worldwide 13 October 2017 16 – 17 November 2017 Ticket required to submit, starting at 139 USD All platforms
GCAP Student Showcase Submissions Melbourne, Australia Australia 7 October 2017 24 – 25 October 2017 Free All platforms
IGF San Francisco, USA Worldwide 2 October 2017 21 – 23 March 2018 75 USD (25 USD for students) All platforms
Ludicious Zürich, Switzerland Worldwide 1 October 2017 18 – 21 January 2018 Free All platforms
Day of the Devs San Francisco, USA Worldwide 1 October 2017 11 November 2017 Free All platforms
GDC Summits – Call for Submissions San Francisco, USA Worldwide 29 September 2017 19 – 20 March 2017 Free All platforms
Deutscher Entwicklerpreis Cologne, Germany Germany, Austria, Switzerland 15 September 2017 6 December 2017 50 EUR per category All platforms
AzPlay Bilbao, Spain Worldwide 14 September 2017 29 November – 3 December 2017 Free All platforms
Indie Garden @ Paris Games Week Paris, France Worldwide 10 September 2017 1 – 5 November 2017 Booth starting at 990 EUR All platforms
A MAZE. / Johannesburg Open Screens Johannesburg, South Africa Worldwide 8 September 2017 13 September 2017 Free to submit, ticket required to exhibit All platforms
GCAP International Speaker Program Melbourne, Australia Worldwide 31 August 2017 24 – 25 October 2017 Free All platforms
ESGS Indie Arena Manila, Philippines Worldwide 31 August 2017 27 – 29 October 2017 Free All platforms
Casual Connect Kyiv Indie Prize Kyiv, Ukraine Worldwide 30 August 2017 Free All platforms
Game on! El arte en juego Buenos Aires, Argentina Worldwide 30 August 2017 Free Art Games / Serious Games
GaymerX East Call for Submissions New York City, USA Worldwide 30 August 2017 4 – 5 November 2017 Free All platforms
PAX Unplugged Panel Submissions Philadelphia, USA Worldwide 25 August 2017 Free Tabletop games
Women in Games Mobile Awards London, UK Europe 24 August 2017 6 September 2017 Free Mobile
Get IT! Indie Prize Odessa, Ukraine Worldwide 23 August 2017 2 September 2017 Free All platforms
IMGA Middle East North Africa Amman, Jordan Middle East North Africa 22 August 2017 11 November 2017 Free Mobile
NexonComputerMuseum VR/AR/MR Open Call Jeju, South Korea Worldwide 20 August 2017 Free VR/AR/MR
GDC Call for Submissions San Francisco, USA Worldwide 17 August 2017 19 – 23 March 2018 Free All platforms
The MIX @ PAX West Week (Extended) Seattle, USA Worldwide 14 August 2017 1 September 2017 30 USD to submit, 300 USD exhibition fee All platforms
Fantastic Arcade Austin, USA Worldwide 13 August 2017 Free All platforms
TIGA Games Industry Awards London, UK Worldwide 11 August 2017 2 November 2017 Free All platforms
Google Play Indie Games Festival San Francisco, USA United States and Canada 6 August 2017 23 September 2017 Free Google Play
Gamescom Award Cologne, Germany Worldwide 4 August 2017 21 – 25 August 2017 Starting at 300 EUR (free for Indie category) All platforms
Full Indie Summit – Call for Speakers Vancouver, Canada Worldwide 31 July 2017 21 October 2017 Free All platforms
EGX 2017: Leftfield Collection Submissions Birmingham, UK Worldwide 28 July 2017 21 – 24 September 2017 Free All platforms
Game Connect Asia Pacific – Call for Submissions Melbourne, Australia Worldwide 26 July 2017 24 – 25 October 2017 Free All platforms
Game Connection Europe Paris, France Worldwide 21 July 2017 1 – 3 November 2017 Free All platforms
Frameless Labs Festival Rochester, USA Worldwide 20 July 2017 12 – 14 September 2017 Free VR/AR
Indie Game Expo RESPAWN @ devcom Cologne, Germany Worldwide 18 July 2017 20 – 21 August 2017 Free to submit, 99 EUR exhibition fee All platforms
PLAY17 – Creative Gaming Festival Hamburg, Germany Europe 15 July 2017 Free All platforms
Game Design Awards Dundee, UK Worldwide 14 July 2017 7 September 2017 Free All platforms
A MAZE. / Johannesburg – Talk/Panel/Workshop Submission Johannesburg, South Africa Worldwide 7 July 2017 13 – 16 September 2017 Free All platforms
A MAZE. / Johannesburg – Game/Playful Installation Submission Johannesburg, South Africa Worldwide 7 July 2017 13 – 16 September 2017 Free All platforms
Future of StoryTelling New York, USA Worldwide 7 July 2017 30 USD All platforms
TwitchCon 2017 Session Submissions Long Beach, USA Worldwide 4 July 2017 Free All platforms
PAX West Panel Submissions Seattle, USA Worldwide 30 June 2017 Free All platforms
IndieCade Festival (Late submissions – extended) Los Angeles, USA Worldwide 30 June 2017 140 USD All platforms
PAX Dev Panel Submissions Seattle, USA Worldwide 30 June 2017 Free All platforms
The MIX @ EVO Las Vegas, USA Worldwide 20 June 2017 14 – 16 July 2017 Free All platforms
Busan Indie Connect Busan, Korea Worldwide 13 June 2017 Free All platforms
Sense of Wonder Night Tokyo, Japan Worldwide 9 June 2017 Free All platforms
Cinekid Festival Digital Culture Programme Amsterdam, The Netherlands Worldwide 1 June 2017 Free Games for young audiences
Out Of Index 2017 Seoul, South Korea Worldwide 31 May 2017 Free All digital platforms
ReVersed Festival Vienna, Austria Worldwide 31 May 2017 Free All platforms
Casual Connect USA Indie Prize Seattle, USA Worldwide 31 May 2017 Free All platforms
PixelPop Festival Panel Submissions St. Louis, MO, USA Worldwide 26 May 2017 Free All Platforms
PixelPop Festival St. Louis, MO, USA Worldwide 26 May 2017 Free to submit, 50–100 USD to exhibit Digital, Tabletop, Experimental
Develop:Brighton Indie Showcase Brighton, UK Worldwide 19 May 2017 Free All platforms
ReVersed Festival Vienna, Austria Worldwide 15 May 2017 Free All platforms
The MIX @ E3 Week (Extended) Los Angeles, USA Worldwide 15 May 2017 30 USD to submit, 300 USD to exhibit All platforms
PAX 10 Seattle, USA Worldwide 15 May 2017 50 USD All platforms
devcom 2017 Call for Proposals Cologne, Germany Worldwide 12 May 2017 Free All platforms
INDIGO 2017 Utrecht, the Netherlands Worldwide 12 May 2017 Free to submit, 45 EUR to exhibit All platforms
Intel Level Up Game Developer Contest Online Worldwide 9 May 2017 Free PC
IndieCade Festival (Extended) Los Angeles, USA Worldwide 7 May 2017 95 USD All platforms
Indie MEGABOOTH @ PAX West Seattle, USA Worldwide 5 May 2017 40 USD to submit, booth starts at 1500 USD All platforms
Indie Arena @ gamescom Cologne, Germany Worldwide 1 May 2017 Free to submit, 1500 – 3500 EUR booth fee All platforms
BIG Festival (Extended) São Paulo, Brazil Worldwide 28 April 2017 Free All platforms
DevGAMM Awards & Showcase Moscow, Russia Worldwide 24 April 2017 Ticket required to submit, starting at 139 USD All platforms
Indie Games Room Adelaide, Australia Australia and New Zealand 21 April 2017 Free All Platforms
VRDC Fall 2017 Call for Submissions San Francisco, USA Worldwide 21 April 2017 Free VR
Indie Showcase @ Digital Dragons Kraków, Poland Worldwide 16 April 2017 Free to submit, tickets starting at 195 EUR All platforms
Boston Festival of Indie Games – Digital Showcase Boston, USA Worldwide 15 April 2017 62.49 USD All platforms
Boston Festival of Indie Games – Tabletop Showcase Boston, USA Worldwide 15 April 2017 36.87 USD Tabletop games
SAAM Arcade Washington, DC, USA Worldwide 15 April 2017 Free All platforms
A MAZE. Blender Berlin, Germany Worldwide 13 April 2017 Free All platforms
Terminus Conference + Festival Atlanta, USA Worldwide 7 April 2017 Free All platforms
Nordic Sensation Award Malmö, Sweden Nordic region 3 April 2017 Free All platforms
Playdate at LA Zine Fest Los Angeles, USA Worldwide 2 April 2017 Free to submit, 50 USD to exhibit All platforms
Nordic Game Conference Fast Track proposals Malmö, Sweden Worldwide 31 March 2017 Free All platforms
Nordic Game Discovery Contest Malmö, Sweden Worldwide 31 March 2017 Free All platforms
Indie Garden @ Digital Game Manga Show Strasbourg, France Worldwide 30 March 2017 Free to submit, 400 – 700 EUR to exhibit All platforms
Game Happens Genova, Italy Worldwide 26 March 2017 Free All platforms
Goldener Spatz Gera/Erfurt, Germany Germany, Austria, Switzerland 24 March 2017 Free All Platforms
Comics x Games 2017 Toronto, Canada Worldwide 21 March 2017 Free All platforms
Indie Game Expo @ Quo Vadis Berlin, Germany Worldwide 19 March 2017 Free to submit, 199 EUR booth fee All platforms
IndieCade E3 Showcase Los Angeles, USA Worldwide 17 March 2017 95 USD All platforms
Game Devs of Color Expo New York, USA Worldwide 15 March 2017 Free All platforms
London Games Festival – Bonus Stage London, UK Worldwide 5 March 2017 Free All platforms
A MAZE. Awards Berlin, Germany Worldwide 1 March 2017 Free All platforms
MomoCon 2017 Indie Awards Showcase Atlanta, USA Worldwide 1 March 2017 75 USD PC, Mac, Android, Xbox One, PS4 or iOS (no VR)
Play by Play Wellington, New Zealand New Zealand and Australia 20 February 2017 Free All platforms
Sacramento Indie Arcade Sacramento, USA Worldwide 19 February 2017 Free All platforms
Deutscher Computerspielpreis Berlin, Germany Germany 27 January 2017 Free All platforms
The MIX @ GDC San Francisco, USA Worldwide 23 January 2017 30 USD All platforms
European Game Discovery Showcase @ GDC San Francisco, USA Denmark, Spain, Portugal, Germany, Poland, Czech, Slovakia, Belarus, Ukraine, Belgium and The Netherlands 23 January 2017 Free to submit, 50 USD booth fee All platforms
EGX Rezzed Leftfield Collection London, UK Worldwide 20 January 2017 Free All platforms
IndiePlus San Francisco, USA Worldwide 20 January 2017 Free iOS, Android
BitSummit Kyoto, Japan Worldwide 19 January 2017 Free to submit, exhibition fees starting at JPY 20000 All platforms
Now Play This – Open Call London, UK Worldwide 15 January 2017 Free All platforms
Day of the Devs @ GDC San Francisco, USA Worldwide 13 January 2017 Free All platforms
Experimental Gameplay Workshop @ GDC San Francisco, USA Worldwide 8 January 2017 Free All platforms
GCA17 Development Awards San Francisco, USA Worldwide 6 January 2017 Free All platforms
Google Play Indie Games Contest London, UK Selected European countries 31 December 2016 Free Android
GMGC Manila – Indie Pitch Arena Manila, Philippines Worldwide 23 December 2016 Free Mobile
PAX East Panel Submissions Boston, USA Worldwide 16 December 2016 Free All platforms
IGS Tech Toolbox San Francisco, USA Worldwide 16 December 2016 Free All platforms
Casual Connect Indie Prize Berlin, Germany Worldwide 5 December 2016 Free All Platforms
Indie Prize Showcases @ Casual Connect Berlin, Germany Worldwide 5 December 2016 Free All platforms
SXSW Gaming Awards Austin, USA Worldwide 2 December 2016 20 USD All platforms
alt.ctrl.GDC 2017 Showcase San Francisco, USA Worldwide 2 December 2016 Free Alternative controllers
PAX East Indie Showcase Boston, USA Worldwide 14 November 2016 50 USD All platforms
PAX South Tabletop Indie Showcase San Antonio, USA Worldwide 9 November 2016 50 USD Tabletop games
GDC 2017 Indie MEGABOOTH San Francisco, USA Worldwide 4 November 2016 40 USD All platforms
PAX East Indie MEGABOOTH Boston, USA Worldwide 4 November 2016 40 USD submission fee, 1500 – 5000 USD booth fee All platforms
IGF San Francisco, USA Worldwide 24 October 2016 75 USD (25 USD for students) All platforms
GAMM:Play Showcase Minsk, Belarus Worldwide 20 October 2016 Free (ticket required) All platforms
VR Now Awards Potsdam, Germany Worldwide 16 October 2016 40 EUR VR
Taipei Game Show 2017 Indie Game Festa Taipei, Taiwan Worldwide 15 October 2016 Free All platforms
GCAP International Speaker Program Melbourne, Australia Worldwide 9 October 2016 Free All platforms
DevGAMM Awards Minsk, Belarus Worldwide 5 October 2016 Free (ticket required) All platforms
Ludicious Game Festival Zürich, Switzerland Worldwide 2 October 2016 Free All platforms
Day of the Devs San Francisco, USA Worldwide 30 September 2016 Free All platforms
AzPlay 2016 Bilbao, Spain Worldwide 30 September 2016 Free All Platforms
Game Development World Championship Helsinki, Finland Worldwide 30 September 2016 Free All platforms
Deutscher Entwicklerpreis Cologne, Germany Germany, Austria and Switzerland 30 September 2016 50 EUR per category All platforms
Fun & Serious Game Festival Bilbao, Spain Worldwide 30 September 2016 Free All platforms
WordPlay London London, UK Worldwide 28 September 2016 Free Writerly games
GDC Summits Call for Submissions San Francisco, USA Worldwide 23 September 2016 Free All platforms
International Serious Games Showcase and Challenge Orlando, USA Worldwide 16 September 2016 250 USD, free for government and students All Platforms
Ping Awards Paris, France France 15 September 2016 Free All platforms
Intentional Play Summit (extended) Mountain View, USA Worldwide 11 September 2016 Free to submit, exhibition fee starting at 400 USD All platforms (Serious games)
20th Japan Media Arts Festival Tokyo, Japan Worldwide 9 September 2016 Free All platforms
IndieCade think:indie Culver City, USA Worldwide 1 September 2016 Free All platforms
Casual Connect Tel Aviv – Indie Prize Tel Aviv, Israel Worldwide 30 August 2016 Free All platforms
Indie Games Play @ EIGD Paris, France Worldwide 27 August 2016 Free All platforms
Residency Program for Overseas Media Arts Creators 2016 Tokyo, Japan Worldwide 19 August 2016 Free All platforms
Indigo Utrecht, The Netherlands Netherlands and Belgium 19 August 2016 Free All platforms
GDC Call for Submissions San Francisco Worldwide 18 August 2016 Free All platforms
Google Play Indie Games Festival San Francisco, USA United States & Canada 14 August 2016 Free Android
Made With Unity Unite 2016 Showcase Los Angeles, USA Worldwide 14 August 2016 Free All platforms
Intel Buzz Workshop San Francisco, USA Worldwide 3 August 2016 Free All platforms
EGX 2016: Leftfield Collection Birmingham, UK Worldwide 1 August 2016 Free All platforms
Indie Game Expo @ RESPAWN 2016 Cologne, Germany Worldwide 31 July 2016 75 EU exhibition fee All platforms
Serious Games Showcase and Challenge Australasia Melbourne, Australia Australia and New Zealand 22 July 2016 Starting at 50 AUD Serious games
PLAY16 – Creative Gaming Award Hamburg, Germany Europe 15 July 2016 Free All platforms
Fantastic Arcade Austin, USA Worldwide 13 July 2016 10 USD All platforms
PAX Aus Indie Showcase Melbourne, Australia Australia / New Zealand 6 July 2016 50 AUD All platforms
Dutch Game Awards Utrecht, The Netherlands The Netherlands 4 July 2016 Free All platforms
Busan Indie Connect Festival Busan, Korea Worldwide 1 July 2016 Free All platforms
IndieCade Europe Paris, France Worldwide 1 July 2016 80 USD All platforms
A MAZE. / Johannesburg Johannesburg, South Africa Worldwide 1 July 2016 Free All platforms
The EVO MIX 2016 Indie Showcase Las Vegas, USA Worldwide 23 June 2016 Free All platforms
PAX West Panel Submission Seattle, USA Worldwide 17 June 2016 Free All platforms
Radius Festival Vienna, Austria Worldwide 15 June 2016 Free All platforms
Sense of Wonder Night 2016 Tokyo Worldwide 10 June 2016 Free All platforms
EARGOAT: NUA 2016 Dublin, Irland Irland 7 June 2016 Free All platforms
GDCE European Innovative Games Showcase Cologne, Germany Europe 6 June 2016 Free All platforms
Indie Megabooth @ PAX Prime Seattle, USA Worldwide 3 June 2016 40 USD All platforms
PAX Dev Panel Submissions Seattle, USA Worldwide 3 June 2016 Free All platforms
IndieCade Festival (Late Submission) Culver City, USD Worldwide 1 June 2016 150 USD All platforms
Lumen Games Art Award Multiple Worldwide 1 June 2016 45 USD All platforms
Out Of Index 2016 Seoul, South Korea Worldwide 28 May 2016 Free All platforms
The MIX @ E3 Los Angeles, USA Worldwide 27 May 2016 25 USD submission fee, 250 USD booth fee All platforms
Intel Level Up 2016 Game Developer Contest Online See rules for eligible countries 24 May 2016 Free Windows
PAX 10 Seattle, USA Worldwide 23 May 2016 50 USD All platforms
IndieCade Festival Culver City, USA Worldwide 15 May 2016 110 USD All platforms
TwitchCon Panel/Workshop Submissions San Diego, USA San Diego 9 May 2016 Free All platforms
7th Workshop on Procedural Content Generation Dundee, Scotland Worldwide 2 May 2016 Free All platforms
BIG Festival São Paulo, Brazil Worldwide 23 April 2016 Free All platforms
The MIX @ Unite Europe Amsterdam, The Netherlands Worldwide 22 April 2016 Free Unity
DevGAMM Awards & GAMM:Play Showcase Moscow, Russia Worldwide 21 April 2016 Free (ticket required) All platforms
Reboot Develop Indie Award Split, Croatia Worldwide 18 April 2016 Free (ticket not included) All platforms
Game Happens! Genova, Italy Worldwide 17 April 2016 Free All platforms
Seattle Indie Game Competition Seattle, USA Pacific Northwest 15 April 2016 Free All platforms
Indie Garden Booth @ Digital Game Manga Show Strasbourg, France Europe 15 April 2016 Free to submit, booth starts at 400 EUR All platforms
Indie Games Room Adelaide, Australia Australia and New Zealand 15 April 2016 Free All platforms
BitSummit Kyoto, Japan Worldwide 8 April 2016 Free All platforms
GDC Europe – Call for Submissions Cologne Germany 1 April 2016 Free All platforms
Nordic Game Indie Sensation Malmö, Sweden Nordic region 1 April 2016 Free All platforms
Nordic Game Conference – Call for Submissions Malmö, Sweden Worldwide 1 April 2016 Free All platforms
IndieCade Festival & IndieCade Showcase @ E3 (Early submission) Culver City, USA Worldwide 1 April 2016 80 USD All platforms
Indie Prize Casual Connect Asia Singapore Worldwide 31 March 2016 Free All platforms
Indie Arena Booth @ gamescom Cologne, Germany Worldwide 28 March 2016 Free to submit, booth starts at 1500 EUR All platforms
Vector Student Showcase Richmond, KY, USA Kentucky, USA 20 March 2016 Free All Platforms
MomoCon 2016 Indie Award Showcase Atlanta, USA Worldwide 1 March 2016 75 USD Windows, Mac, Android, iOS
A MAZE. Awards Berlin, Germany Worldwide 1 March 2016 55 EUR All platforms
Indie Arena Booth @ gamescom Cologne, Germany Worldwide 29 February 2016 Free to submit, booth starting at 1500 EUR All platforms
Rules and Play Lexington, KY, USA Worldwide 26 February 2016 Free All Platforms
Indie Plus San Francisco, USA Worldwide 26 February 2016 Free iOS & Android
Games for Change Festival New York, USA Worldwide 24 February 2016 Free See details on form
Now Play This London, UK Worldwide 15 February 2016 Free See details
PAX East Panel Submissions Boston, USA Worldwide 5 February 2016 Free All platforms
The MIX GDC 2016 San Francisco, USA Worldwide 5 February 2016 25 USD submission fee, 250 USD exhibition fee All platforms
IndieCade East Talk Submissions New York, USA Worldwide 3 February 2016 Free All platforms
Grafik16 Zürich, Switzerland Switzerland 1 February 2016 70 CHF submission fee, 320 CHF exhibition fee All platforms
Leftfield Collection @ EGX Rezzed London, UK Worldwide 29 January 2016 Free All platforms
IGS Tech Toolbox San Francisco, USA Worldwide 29 January 2016 Free All platforms
Belgian Game Awards 2016 Antwerp, Belgium Belgium 29 January 2016 Free All platforms
Indie Games Play Lyon, France Worldwide 26 January 2016 Free to submit, 250 EUR booth fee All platforms
CEGC Indie Expo Vienna, Austria Worldwide 10 January 2016 Free to submit, 75 EUR exhibition fee All platforms
Experimental Gameplay Workshop San Francisco, USA Worldwide 10 January 2016 Free All platforms
International Mobile Gaming Awards San Francisco, USA Worldwide 31 December 2015 Free Mobile
Casual Connect Indie Prize Amsterdam, Netherlands Worldwide 15 December 2015 Free All Platforms
Festival International des Jeux Cannes, France Worldwide 15 December 2015 Booth fee 400+ EUR All platforms
BAFTA London, UK UK 9 December 2015 Free All Platforms
alt.ctrl.GDC Showcase San Francisco, USA Worldwide 7 December 2015 Free Unique control methods
SXSW Gaming Awards (Extended) Austin, USA Worldwide 4 December 2015 Free All platforms
DevGAMM Conference Minsk, Belarus Worldwide 30 November 2015 Free (ticket required) All platforms
Indie Megabooth PAX East Boston. USA Worldwide 27 November 2015 40 USD (500 – 5000 USD booth fee) All platforms
Central European Games Conference (Extended) Vienna, Austria Worldwide 15 November 2015 Free All platforms
Whippering Indie Cup San Francisco, USA Worldwide 10 November 2015 Free PC, console and VR
PAX South Panel Submissions San Antonio, USA Worldwide 6 November 2015 Free All platforms
Indie Game Festa Taipei, Taiwan Worldwide 30 October 2015 Free All platforms
IGF Main Competition San Francisco, USA Worldwide 26 October 2015 75 USD All platforms
Deutscher Entwicklerpreis Cologne, Germany Germany, Austria, Switzerland 15 October 2015 75 EUR per category, first category free All platforms
Ludicious Zürich, Switzerland Worldwide 4 October 2015 Free All platforms
GDC Summits Call for Submissions San Francisco, USA Worldwide 2 October 2015 Free All platforms
19th Japan Media Arts Festival Tokyo, Japan Worldwide 9 September 2015 None All platforms
Indie Arcade: Coast to Coast Washington DC, USA Worldwide 1 September 2015 Free All platforms
GAMM:Play Showcase Hamburg, Germany Worldwide 31 August 2015 Free to submit, Ticket required All platforms
BIC Fest Busan, Korea Worldwide 7 August 2015 Free All platforms
EGX 2015: Leftfield Collection Birmingham, UK Worldwide 31 July 2015 Free All platforms
A MAZE. Johannesburg Johannesburg, South Africa Africa 31 July 2015 Free All platforms
The MIX @ SIGGRAPH (Extended) Los Angeles, USA Worldwide 27 July 2015 25 USD submission fee, 200 – 300 USD booth fee All platforms
Future of Storytelling New York City, USA Worldwide 24 July 2015 25 USD Narrative games
Indie Dev Supershow Online Worldwide 22 July 2015 Free PC
Rezzed Sessions Birmingham, UK Worldwide 17 July 2015 Free All platforms
PLAY15 Creative Gaming Award Hamburg, Germany Europe 15 July 2015 Free All platforms
Strasbourg European Fantastic Film Festival Strasbourg, France Worldwide 15 July 2015 Free All platforms
Fantastic Arcade Austin, USA Worldwide 13 July 2015 USD 10 All platforms
Alternative Digital Arts Festival Online Worldwide 10 July 2015 Free All platforms
Notgames Fest Cologne, Germany Worldwide 1 July 2015 Free All platforms
2nd Local Multiplayer Summit Berlin, Germany Worldwide 21 June 2015 Free to submit, 25 EUR ticket Local multiplayer games
PAX Dev Panel Submissions Seattle, USA Worldwide 20 June 2015 Free All platforms
Indie Arena Booth gamescom Cologne, Germany Worldwide 18 June 2015 No submission fee, 1500 – 3000 EUR booth fee All platforms
The Geekie Awards (Extended) Los Angeles, USA Worldwide 14 June 2015 65 USD PC, iOS and Android
Game Happens! – Beyond the Screen Genova, Italy Europe 14 June 2015 Free All platforms
Evo Indie Showcase Las Vegas, USA Worldwide 5 June 2015 Free Competitive games
Games Bavaria Munich, Germany Bavaria, Germany 2 June 2015 Free All platforms
IndieCade Festival (Late submission) Culver City, USA Worldwide 1 June 2015 110 USD All platforms
Out Of Index Seoul, South Korea Worldwide 31 May 2015 Free All platforms
Come Out & Play New York City, USA Worldwide 30 May 2015 Free Physical games
GDCE – European Innovative Games Showcase Cologne, Germany Europe 22 May 2015 Free All platforms
GDC China – Call for Submissions Shanghai, China Worldwide 22 May 2015 Free All platforms
The MIX E3 Los Angeles Worldwide 22 May 2015 25 USD submission fee, 250 USD booth fee All platforms
BitSummit Kyoto, Japan Worldwide 15 May 2015 Free All platforms
Boston Festival of Indie Games – Tabletop Showcase Boston, USA Worldwide 15 May 2015 Free Tabletop games
Boston Festival of Indie Games – Digital Showcase Boston, USA Worldwide 15 May 2015 50 USD All platforms
Indie Games Room Adelaide, South Australia Australia and New Zealand 15 May 2015 Free All platforms
Intel Level Up Online Worldwide 13 May 2015 Free PC
PAX 10 Seattle, USA Worldwide 11 May 2015 50 USD All platforms
Power of Play Indie Expo Bellevue, WA, USA North America 8 May 2015 Free All platforms
Indie Megabooth – EGX 2015 Birmingham, UK Worldwide 8 May 2015 40 USD All platforms
Indie Megabooth – Pax Prime 2015 Seattle, USA Worldwide 8 May 2015 40 USD All platforms
Regional Game Exhibit Richmond (KY), USA Kentucky 6 May 2015 Free All platforms
IndieCade Festival (Regular submission) Culver City, USA Worldwide 1 May 2015 80 USD All platforms
BIG Festival (Extended) São Paulo, Brazil Worldwide 25 April 2015 Free All platforms
DevGAMM Conference Moscow, Russia Worldwide 20 April 2015 Conference ticket required All platforms
MomoCon Indie Game Awards Atlanta, USA Worldwide 15 April 2015 25 USD All platforms
Indie Prize Singapore Singapore Worldwide 15 April 2015 Free All platforms
Nordic Indie Night (Extended) Malmö, Sweden Nordic region 1 April 2015 Digital games, Board games
GDC Europe – Call for Submissions Cologne, Germany Worldwide 30 March 2015 Free All platforms
Reboot Develop Indie Award Dubrovnik, Croatia Worldwide 20 March 2015 Conference registration required All platforms
European Innovative Games Award Frankfurt, Germany European Union 15 March 2015 Free All platforms
The MIX @ SXSW (partnered with Humble Bundle) Austin, USA Worldwide 16 February 2015 25 USD submission fee, 350 USD booth fee All platforms
A MAZE. Awards Berlin, Germany Worldwide 15 February 2015 45 EUR All platforms
The MIX @ IGN San Francisco, USA Worldwide 9 February 2015 25 USD submission fee, 250 USD booth fee All platforms
Inside Games Arcade London, UK UK 2 February 2015 Free All platforms
EGX Rezzed 2015: Leftfield Collection London, UK Worldwide 16 January 2015 Free All platforms
FILE 2015 – Call for entries São Paulo, Brazil Worldwide 15 January 2015 Free All platforms
Experimental Gameplay Workshop San Francisco, USA Worldwide 10 January 2015 Free All platforms
11th International Mobile Gaming Awards San Francisco, USA Worldwide 31 December 2014 Free Mobile
ALT.CTRL.GDC 2015 San Francisco, USA Worldwide 23 December 2014 Free Custom game peripherals
PAX East 2015 Panel Submissions Boston, USA Worldwide 22 December 2014 Free All platforms
Casual Connect Indie Prize Amsterdam, The Netherlands Worldwide 15 December 2014 Free All platforms
Ottawa International Game Conference – Call for Submissions Ottawa, Canada Worldwide 28 November 2014 Free All platforms
Central European Games Conference 2015 – Call for Submissions Vienna, Austria Austria, Croatia, Czech Republic, Germany, Hungary, Italy, Liechtenstein, Poland, Slovenia, Slovakia, Switzerland 24 November 2014 Free All platforms
Indie MEGABOOTH – PAX East 2015 Boston, USA Worldwide 20 November 2014 40 USD to submit. Booth costs between 500 – 7000 USD. All platforms
IndieCade East 2015 – Call for Submissions New York, USA Worldwide 10 November 2014 Free All platforms
IGF Student Competition San Francisco, USA Worldwide 31 October 2014 Free All platforms
Canadian Videogame Awards Toronto, Canada Canada 31 October 2014 Free All platforms
IGF Main Competition San Francisco, USA Worldwide 22 October 2014 95 USD All platforms
Day of the Devs San Francisco, USA Worldwide 8 October 2014 Free All platforms
GDC 2015 Call for Summits Speakers San Francisco, USA Worldwide 3 October 2014 Free All platforms
IndieCade GameSlam Culver City, USA Worldwide 28 September 2014 Free All platforms
18th Japan Media Arts Festival Tokyo, Japan Worldwide 2 September 2014 Free All platforms
Gamercamp Toronto, Canada Worldwide 2 September 2014 60 CAD All platforms
GDC 2015 Call for Main Conference Speakers San Francisco, USA Worldwide 28 August 2014 Free All platforms
Game Design Case Studies (GDC 2015) San Francisco, USA Worldwide 22 August 2014 Free All platforms
EGX London 2014: Leftfield Collection London, UK Worldwide 10 August 2014 Free All platforms
Siggraph – The Mix Showcase Vancouver, Canada Worldwide 31 July 2014 Free All platforms
IGF China Shanghai, China Worldwide 25 July 2014 Free All platforms
Animago Award Potsdam, Germany Worldwide 21 July 2014 Free PC/Mac
Unity Game Developer Contest Online Worldwide 20 July 2014 Free Unity / Windows 8
Ludicious Zürich, Switzerland Worldwide 15 July 2014 Free All platforms
Strasbourg Festival Indie Game Contest Strasbourg, France Worldwide 15 July 2014 Free All platforms
Fantastic Arcade 2014 Austin, USA Worldwide 13 July 2014 10 USD All platforms
PAX Prime Panel Submissions Seattle, USA Worldwide 11 July 2014 Free All platforms
Sense of Wonder Night Tokyo, Japan Worldwide 7 July 2014 Free All platforms
PAX Australia 2014 Indie Showcase Melbourne, Australia Australia and New Zealand 6 July 2014 50 USD All platforms
Unity Awards Seattle, USA Worldwide 30 June 2014 Free Unity
Out Of Index TBA Worldwide 22 June 2014 Free All platforms
Boston Festival of Indie Games Boston, USA Worldwide 19 June 2014 30 USD All platforms
IndieCade Culver City, USA Worldwide 15 June 2014 80 – 110 USD All platforms
Tokyo Game Show – Indie Game Area Tokyo, Japan Worldwide 11 June 2014 Free All platforms
Casual Connect Indie Scholarship San Francisco, USA Worldwide 10 June 2014 Free All platforms
Indie MEGABOOTH – PAX Prime 2014 Seattle, USA Worldwide 8 June 2014 Free to submit. Booth costs between 2000 – 7000 USD. All platforms
Indie MEGABOOTH – Gamescom 2014 Cologne, Germany Worldwide 8 June 2014 Free to submit. Booth costs between 3000 – 7000 USD. All platforms
GDC Europe – European Innovative Games Showcase Cologne, Germany Europe 6 June 2014 Free All platforms
Intel Level Up Online Worldwide 2 June 2014 Free PC
Radius Festival London, UK Worldwide 2 June 2014 Free All platforms
Come Out & Play New York City, USA Worldwide 31 May 2014 Free Real-world games
The MIX 5 LA Los Angeles, USA Worldwide 30 May 2014 Free to submit, 200 USD if selected All Platforms
GDC Next 2014 Call for Submissions Los Angeles, USA Worldwide 30 May 2014 Free All platforms
AVCon – Indie Games Room Adelaide, Australia Worldwide 16 May 2014 Free All Platforms
GDC China 2014 – Call for Submissions Shanghai, China Worldwide 15 May 2014 Free All platforms
Horizon Press Conference Los Angeles, USA Worldwide 14 May 2014 Free All platforms
Develop Indie Showcase Brighton, UK Worldwide 12 May 2014 Free All platforms
GDC Europe 2014 – Call for Submissions Cologne, Germany Worldwide 21 April 2014 Free All platforms
Nordic Game Indie Night (Extended) Malmö, Sweden Nordic 4 April 2014 Free All platforms
BIG Festival São Paulo, Brazil Worldwide 31 March 2014 Free All platforms
Games Britannia Live! Sheffield, UK Worldwide 19 March 2014 None All platforms
Different Games Arcade New York City, USA Worldwide 15 March 2014 Free All platforms
BAFTA Inside Games Arcade London, UK Worldwide 27 February 2014 Free All platforms
A MAZE. Award Berlin, Germany Worldwide 15 February 2014 45 EUR All Platforms
Deutscher Computerspielpreis Berlin, Germany Germany 7 February 2014 Free All platforms
Games for Change Awards New York City, USA Worldwide 5 February 2014 Free All platforms
Experimental Gameplay Workshop San Francisco, USA Worldwide 1 February 2014 Free All platforms
EGX Rezzed 2014: Leftfield Collection Birmingham, UK Worldwide 31 January 2014 Free All platforms
Call for papers: DiGRA – Diversity of Play Lüneburg, Germany Worldwide 22 January 2014 Free All platforms
IMGA San Francisco, USA Worldwide 16 January 2014 Free Mobile phones
ALT.CTRL.GDC San Francisco, USA Worldwide 30 December 2013 Free Custom game peripherals
Indie MEGABOOTH – PAX East 2014 Boston, USA Worldwide 15 December 2013 Free to submit. Booth costs between 500 – 7000 USD. All platforms
SXSW Gaming Awards Austin, USA Worldwide 13 December 2013 Free All platforms
BAFTA British Academy Games Awards London, UK Worldwide 11 November 2013 90 GBP All platforms
GDC 2014 Summits Call for Submissions (Extended) San Francisco, USA Worldwide 1 November 2013 Free All Platforms
IGF Student Competition San Francisco, USA Worldwide 31 October 2013 Free All platforms
Deutscher Entwicklerpreis Newcomer Award Düsseldorf, Germany Germany, Austria and Switzerland 31 October 2013 Free All platforms
Insomnia Gaming Festival Shropshire, UK Worldwide 31 October 2013 Free PC
IGF Main Competition San Francisco, USA Worldwide 19 October 2013 95 USD All platforms
Digital Innovation Contest London, UK Worldwide 16 October 2013 Free See details
Casual Connect Indie Scholarship Kyiv, Ukraine Worldwide 8 October 2013 Free All platforms
MAGFest Indie Showcase National Harbor, Maryland Worldwide 1 October 2013 Free All platforms
hóPLAY Bilbao, Spain Worldwide 30 September 2013 Free All platforms
Deutscher Entwicklerpreis Düsseldorf, Germany Germany 30 September 2013 Free All platforms
Unity Windows Content Online Worldwide 30 September 2013 Free Unity 4 / Windows 8
Gamercamp Festival Toronto, Canada Worldwide 26 September 2013 60 – 120 USD All platforms
Freeplay Awards Melbourne, Australia Australia 8 September 2013 Free All platforms
Play Vienna Vienna, Austria Worldwide 1 September 2013 Free Real-world games
Samsung Smart App Challenge Online Worldwide 31 August 2013 Free Samsung Galaxy S4
GDC 2014 Call for Submissions San Francisco, USA Worldwide 29 August 2013 Free All platforms
Fantastic Arcade Austin, Texas Worldwide 31 July 2013 10 USD All platforms
Espacio Enter Tenerife, Canary Islands Worldwide 31 July 2013 Free All platforms
IGF China Shanghai, China Worldwide 19 July 2013 Free All platforms
Casual Connect Indie Scholarship San Francisco, USA Worldwide 16 July 2013 Free All platforms
Notgames Fest Cologne, Germany Worldwide 8 July 2013 Free All platforms
Sense of Wonder Night Tokyo, Japan Worldwide 8 July 2013 Free All platforms
Intel Perceptual Challenge (Extended) Online Worldwide 1 July 2013 Free Intel Perceptual Computing SDK
IndieCade Culver City, USA Worldwide 30 June 2013 60 – 110 USD All platforms
Unity Awards Vancouver, Canada Worldwide 30 June 2013 Free Unity
Boston Festival of Indie Games Boston, USA Worldwide 20 June 2013 15 – 25 USD All platforms
Intel Level Up Game Demo Contest Online Worldwide 6 June 2013 Free PC
GDC Next 2013 Call for Submissions Los Angeles, California Worldwide 29 May 2013 Free All platforms
PAX 10 Seattle, Washington Worldwide 20 May 2013 50 USD All platforms
Rezzed Leftfield Birmingham, UK Worldwide 17 May 2013 Free All platforms
Develop Indie Showcase Brighton, UK Worldwide 13 May 2013 Free All platforms
Casual Connect Indie Scholarship Singapore, China Worldwide 7 May 2013 Free All platforms
Allied Media Conference Arcade Detroit, Michigan Worldwide 1 May 2013 Free All platforms
Come Out & Play Festival NYC, New York Worldwide 1 May 2013 Free Real-world games
GDC Europe 2013 Call for Submissions Cologne, Germany Worldwide 22 April 2013 Free All platforms
Game Connection Asia Selected Projects Shanghai, China Worldwide 19 April 2013 Free All platforms
Edge Get Into Games Challenge Vancouver, Canada Worldwide 15 April 2013 Free Unity
Nordic Game Indie Night Malmö, Sweden Worldwide 22 March 2013 Free All platforms
A MAZE. Indie Games Award Berlin Worldwide 15 March 2013 45 EUR All platforms
w00t Play Festival Copenhagen, Denmark Worldwide 15 March 2013 Free Physical games
Experimental Gameplay Workshop San Francisco, California Worldwide 4 February 2013 Free All platforms
Sifteo Cubes Competition Online Worldwide 31 January 2013 Free Sifteo
Deutscher Computerspielpreis Berlin, Germany Germany 31 January 2013 Free All platforms
CREATE Game Jam Online Worldwide 23 January 2013 Free OUYA
International Mobile Gaming Awards San Francisco, California Worldwide 14 January 2013 Free Mobile & Tablets
IGF Student Competition San Francisco, California Worldwide 31 October 2012 Free All platforms
IGF Main Competition San Francisco, California Worldwide 17 October 2012 95 USD All platforms
hóPLAY (Extended) Bilbao, Spain Worldwide 1 October 2012 Free All platforms
Dutch Games Award Amersfoort, The Netherlands Worldwide 17 September 2012 Free All platforms
Brazilian International Game Festival São Paulo Worldwide 16 September 2012 Free All platforms
Serious Serious Games Showcase & Challenge Orlando, Florida Worldwide 15 September 2012 USD 250 (free for students) All platforms
IGF China Main and Student Competition Shanghai, China Worldwide 10 September 2012 Free All platforms
GDC 2013 Call for Submissions San Francisco, California Worldwide 28 August 2012 Free All platforms
Freeplay Independent Games Festival 2012 Victoria, Australia Worldwide 20 August 2012 Free All platforms
Sense of Wonder Night Tokyo, Japan Worldwide 8 July 2012 Free All platforms
Europrix Multimedia Awards Graz, Austria Worldwide 1 July 2012 Free All platforms
PAX 10 Seattle, Washington Worldwide 15 June 2012 50 USD All platforms
A MAZE. Interact Johannesburg, South Africa Worldwide 15 June 2012 Free All platforms
Unity Awards 2012 Amsterdam, The Netherlands Worldwide 15 June 2012 Free Unity
GDC China 2012 Call for Submissions Shanghai Worldwide 10 June 2012 Free All platforms
Fantastic Arcade 2012 Austin, Texas Worldwide 31 May 2012 10 USD All platforms
European Indie Games Days Awards (Extended) Marseille, France Worldwide 27 May 2012 Free All platforms
ZKM appartaward Karlsruhe, Germany Worldwide 21 May 2012 Free iOS, Android, Windows Phone 7
IndieCade Culver City, USA Worldwide 15 May 2012 50 – 95 USD All platforms
Develop Indie Showcase Brighton, UK Worldwide 14 May 2012 Free All platforms
GDC Europe 2012 Call for Submissions (Extended) Cologne, Germany Worldwide 23 April 2012 Free All platforms
Into The Pixel Los Angeles, California Worldwide 20 April 2012 100 USD Artworks
Edge Create Challenge Amsterdam, The Netherlands Worldwide 17 April 2012 Free Unity
Date to be Digital Dundee, UK Worldwide 10 April 2012 Free PC
A Maze. Indie Games Award Berlin, Germany Worldwide 30 March 2012 45 EUR All platforms
Develop Conference Call for Speakers Brighton, UK Worldwide 30 March 2012 Free All
Nordic Game Indie Night Malmö, Sweden Worldwide 19 March 2012 Free All
Intel Level Up 2011 Game Demo Contest Online Worldwide 19 March 2012 Free PC
FILE – Electronic Language International Festival São Paulo, Brazil Worldwide 29 February 2012 Free All
Experimental Gameplay San Francisco, California Worldwide 3 February 2012 Free All platforms
Game Connection America San Francisco, California Worldwide 22 January 2012 Free All platforms
International Mobile Gaming Awards Barcelona, Spain Worldwide 16 January 2012 Free Mobile
Unity Flash in a Flash Creation Contest Online Worldwide 5 January 2012 Free Unity
Flash Gaming Summit Call for Speakers San Francisco, California Worldwide 31 December 2011 Free Flash
GDC 2012 Summits Call for Submissions San Francisco, California Worldwide 31 October 2011 Free All platforms
IGF Student Showcase Competition San Francisco, California Worldwide 31 October 2011 Free All platforms
IGF Main Competition San Francisco, California Worldwide 17 October 2011 95 USD All platforms
Game Connection Selected Paris, France Worldwide 5 October 2011 Free All platforms
Indie Game Challenge Las Vegas, Nevada Worldwide 3 October 2011 100 USD All platforms
uDevGames Online Worldwide 2 October 2011 Free Mac
Fun & Serious Game Festival Bilbao, Spain Worldwide 30 September 2011 Free All platforms
Best Euro Indie Game Award Amersfoort, Netherlands Worldwide 26 September 2011 Free All platforms
Adobe AIR App Challenge Los Angeles, California Worldwide 16 September 2011 Free Adobe AIR for Sony Tablets S1/S2
GDC 2012 Call for Submissions San Francisco, California Worldwide 6 September 2011 Free All platforms
Indie Games Arcade London, UK Worldwide 19 August 2011 Free All platforms
Fantastic Fest Austin, Texas Worldwide 15 August 2011 10 USD All platforms
Sense of Wonder Night Tokyo, Japan Worldwide 10 July 2011 Free All platforms
IndieCade Culver City, California Worldwide 15 June 2011 35 – 70 USD All platforms
Dream Build Play Online Worldwide 14 June 2011 Free XNA Game Studio 4.0
PAX 10 Seattle, Washington Worldwide 1 June 2011 50 USD All platforms

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