Fresh Off the Grill

If you’re looking for something fresh and different to play, look no further than the indies. Every indie selected for our fest will show their game at a booth in our Expo and on the Indie Show & Tell Stage. Better yet, they’re organized into categories, so check out the list below and pick your favorite category so you can find the indies you want play at the show.

Best Action

Provides tough physical challenges requiring hand-eye coordination and quick reaction time
Pixel Soldier
Booth B01:14
Blazing Chrome
Booth B01:18
Booth B01:12

Best Action Adventure

Combines the action and adventure experience, blending narrative with combat
Sea Salt
Booth B01:16
Rogue Reaper
Booth B01:22

Best Adventure

The player is immersed in an interactive story driven by exploration and problem-solving
Gravity Lane 981
Booth B01:20

Best Arthouse

Provides a profound statement by emphasizing art as an experience with a strong narrative or concept
Booth B01:26
Booth B01:24
Booth B02:22

Best Casual

Simpler gameplay, mobile titles, and/or puzzle titles that are fun in short intervals or more accessible to a spectrum of age groups
Booth B02:26
Booth B02:20

Best Early Access

Titles that are unreleased or still seeking funding with strong community endorsement (not limited to Early Access platform)
Planetoid Pioneers Online
Booth B02:24

Best Horror

Titles that use fear as an obstacle, often with unpredictable enemies and outcomes, excessive gore, or unsettling narratives
Apsulov: End of Gods
Booth B03:23

Best Humor

Titles that make you laugh hard with comedy being the main focus of the experience
The Textorcist: the story of ray bibbia
Booth B03:21

Best Multiplayer

Provides an exciting co-op gameplay experience and can be couch, online, or both
Booth B03:27
Mad Machines
Booth B03:25
Causa, voices of the dusk
Booth B04:22

Best RPG

The player is immersed in the role of a character in a narrative, able to upgrade, modify, or enhance their character over time
Autumn’s chorus
Booth B04:20

Best Strat/Sim

Provides an experience involving situational awareness and decision-making wherein learning and planning play a large role
Booth B04:29
Cyber ops: Tactical hacking support
Booth B04:26
Vagrus – the riven realms
Booth B04:24
Steem monsters
Booth B04:31




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