INDIE GAMES PLAY 7, on Monday and Tuesday, 24 and 25 October 2016, at La Marbrerie, Montreuil (France)
The organizers are very pleased to announce the program of its Indie Games Play event. This exhibition will take place in Montreuil (near Paris), in an all-new event venue: La Marbrerie. During two days, this area of 1,500 square meters will offer enough space for indie developers and gamers, but also for people who are curious about indie games.
On Monday, October 24, everybody will have the great opportunity to discover creative and promising selected videogames. A concert will end the day, after the award ceremony, in a festive atmosphere.
On Tuesday, October 25, professionals and students will attend in a rich program of conferences, carried out with the collaboration of Syndicat National du Jeu-Vidéo (National Union of Video Game).
Two days, two programs
Monday, October 24:
The exhibition will be open to the general public from 10:00 to 19:00, on Monday. Visitors will have the pleasure to discover 18 original videogames, and they will have the opportunity to support their favorite games during the PLAY AWARDS that rewards the most promising selected projects. The Play Awards ceremony will be held at the end of the first day, at 18:30. Please check out the Facebook page of the event for more information:
Indie Games & Live Music party:
Do you want to discover new games in a festive atmosphere? Or just end your great day with an awesome concert? The Indie Games & Live Music party was created for you! Join us at La Marbrerie from 20:00 to midnight! All you need to know about the party is on our Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/events/1206047919462121/
Tuesday, October 25:
The second day is dedicated to conferences from expert in the indie scene and meetings between students, media and professionals. We invited figures from the European video game scene sharing their precious experience.
In the morning, you may learn new things about marketing, in particular during the keynotes of Thomas Reiseneger and Nicolas Cannasse. Thomas will talk about the concept of Guerrilla Marketing, and Nicolas will share his experience about positioning games on the market.
The afternoon will be more focused on the creation of videogames. You will discover the origins of the new Sos Sosowski’s project in Virtual Reality, how to create narrative and episodic videogames thanks to Stefan Srb, the Seasons After Fall’s post-mortem, but also things that inspired Mi-Clos Studio to make Antioch.
For further details, please visit our Facebook page:
During the entire event, you will have the opportunity to watch and play a wide variety of indie games. The most promising selected games will be presented in two categories this year. In the « Indie Games » category, independent studios will show their new games, and in the « Student Projects » category, you will see projects created by teams of students.
Indie Games Play partners
We deeply thank our partners who have made it all possible. In particular, Est Ensemble, which gathers nine cities of eastern Paris, and CNC.
We would also like to thank our sponsors Gamekult, Unity and Adopt My Game, as well as other events which are partners: Ludicious – Zürich Game Festival, international Indie Prize / Casual Connect, and Unite Europe.