Following the success of the successful Big Indie Pitch events in 2013, we are delighted to announce that we are, again, hosting The Very Big Indie Pitch – mobile gaming’s biggest indie centric competition.
Across the whole of the afternoon of Monday 16 June, (1.15 pm – 6.15 pm) we’ll be offering the finest indie developers who submit their games the chance to get their games in front of dozens of the most professional, eminently trustworthy and superbly handsome (ahem) games journalists the world has ever seen.
Every developer will get themselves Three minutes with these voracious, game hungry journalists, rotating around tables within our classic speed-dating format to ensure your game gets a thoroughly good going over. And, if that wasn’t enough, everyone who takes part will have the opportunity to enjoy the fantastic following benefits:
And the best bit of all about this? Everyone is invited to come along! If you’re an indie looking to step up to the plate and give us your best mobile gaming shot, then you can submit your pride and joy to us to seek the approval of our mighty judges via the Pocket Gamer Business Network.
Note: You must be a member of the PGBN to submit your app for consideration.
Entries need to be in by Friday 6th June and if you get the nod we’ll be in touch before you know it with all the details (including your completely free day one pass to Pocket Gamer Connects Helsinki). All entrants must be able to attend PGC Helsinki and Steel Media will not cover cover costs associated with getting to the event.
We can’t stress enough here at Pocket Gamer how much we love indies and how much hosting the likes of the Very Big Indie Pitch means to us. So either get your game in the mix or grab hold of your PG Connects pass now and join us for another historic Very Big Indie Pitch in the heart of mobile gaming.
Schedule for the Very Big Indie Pitch
Monday 16th June (Hall D)
09.00 am onwards – I Love Indie Showcase
12.00 noon – Pitching Indies to register for their pitching number at the main registration desk
1.15 pm – SkyMobi Keynote – CEO Michael Song gives a short presentation
1.30 pm – Short intro “How to Pitch your Game”
2.00 pm – Pitching Starts!
6.00 pm – Judges Confer
6.15 pm – The Winner is announced!
Rob Hearn, Pocket Gamer
James Gilmour, AppSpy
Mark Brown, Pocket Gamer
Will Freeman, Freelance
Owen Faraday, Pocket Tactics
Chris Kerr, Pocket Gamer.Biz
Huber Hu, Game Grapes
Pete Willington, AppSpy
Xuhui Shen, SkyMobi
Bob Heubel, Immersion
Susanne Nguyen, Samsung
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About Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.
Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd. is a global leader in technology, opening new possibilities for developers everywhere. Through relentless innovation and discovery, Samsung and its development partners are transforming the worlds of TVs, smartphones, tablets, wearables, PCs, cameras, home appliances, printers, LTE systems, medical devices, semiconductors and LED solutions. Samsung Gear App Challenge is part of the series Samsung “Smart App Challenges”. To discover more, please visit Challenge Website : http://GearApp.ChallengePost.com and http://developer.samsung.com.
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