[Pangyo Game & Contents] Neowiz Hosts Online Indie Game Festival, “BIGS 2022”

NEOWIZ Corp. announced that “Banggusuk Indie Game Show 2022, BIGS 2022”, the event many Korean indie game companies are participating, will take place on the 11th.

BIGS 2022, which runs until the 17th, is an online indie game festival designed to help indie game companies’ promotion. At BIGS 2022, with the event website, people can experience various unique styles of indie games and check out the video clips of latest games. The event is co-hosted by Neowiz, Seoul Industry Promotion Agency, and Gyeonggi Content Agency and sponsored by Seoul Metropolitan City, Gyeongggi Province, Google Play Indie Festival, Twitch, Megazone Cloud, Inven, Ruri Web, and Iron Source.

A total of 185 Korean game makers and 30 overseas indie game makers are participating in BIGS 2022. There will be an award show, “BIGS AWARD”, which selects outstanding games among the participating games. The total prize amounts to 16 million won, and there will be 12 winners in 6 categories including Top3 released games (G-Rank Challenge Seoul Prize), Top 2 unreleased games, Metaverse Special Award, Jury Award, Encouragement and Popularity Award, as a result of the sum of judges’ evaluation and audience’s vote.

Also, there will be a gift event where some of online voters get the chance of winning. During the BIGS 2022, earliest 200 voters who go to the website and vote for their favorite games and upload a photo that proves their vote on the event application page can get a free ice cream “Gifticon” coupon. During the event, anyone who click “like” or “retweet” of the event post on official BIGS tweeter channel, can participate in the lottery that gives Bluetooth portable keyboard and coffee coupon as a prize.

There will be a live streaming that introduces the participating games and shows its videos at 1 pm, on the 11th. More information about BIGS 2022 can be found on its official website.

Source: Pangyo Techno Valley Official Newsroom