Posted by Patricia Correa, Director, World Developer Advertising and marketing
At Google Play we’re dedicated to serving to all builders thrive, whether or not these are giant multinational corporations or small startups and indie sport studios. They’re all important to offering the providers and experiences that individuals around the globe search for on their Android units. The indie sport developer neighborhood, particularly, continually pushes the boundaries with their creativity and fervour, and convey distinctive and various content material to gamers in every single place.
To proceed supporting indies, immediately we’re opening submissions for 2 of our annual developer packages – the Indie Video games Accelerator and the Indie Video games Pageant. These packages are designed to assist small video games studios develop on Google Play, it doesn’t matter what stage they’re in:
- If you’re a small video games studio searching for assist to launch a brand new title, apply for the Accelerator to get mentorship and schooling;
- Or, when you have already created and launched a top quality sport that’s prepared for the highlight, enter the Pageant for an opportunity to win promotions.
This yr the packages include some modifications, together with extra eligible markets and absolutely digital occasion experiences. Study extra under and apply by July 1st.
Accelerator: Get schooling and mentorship to supercharge your development
In case you’re an indie developer, early in your journey – both near launching a brand new sport or just lately launched a title, that is this system for you. We’ll present schooling and mentorship that may enable you to construct, launch and develop efficiently.
This yr we’ve got almost doubled the eligible markets, with builders from over 70 international locations being eligible to use for the 2021 program.
Chosen members will probably be invited to participate in a 12-week on-line acceleration program. Throughout this time you’ll get unique entry to a neighborhood of Google and trade specialists, in addition to a community of different passionate builders from around the globe trying to supercharge their development.
Pageant: win promotions that put your sport within the highlight
In case you’re an indie sport developer who has just lately launched a top quality sport, that is your probability to have your sport found by trade specialists and gamers worldwide.
This yr we’ll, once more, host three competitions for builders from Japan, South Korea, and chosen European international locations.
Prizes embrace options on Google Play retailer, promotional campaigns value 100,000 EUR, and extra.