Posted by Patricia Correa, Director, World Developer Advertising
At Google Play we’re dedicated to serving to all builders thrive, whether or not these are massive multinational corporations or small startups and indie recreation studios. They’re all crucial to offering the providers and experiences that individuals around the globe search for on their Android gadgets. The indie recreation developer neighborhood, specifically, continually pushes the boundaries with their creativity and fervour, and convey distinctive and numerous content material to gamers in all places.
To proceed supporting indies, at present we’re opening submissions for 2 of our annual developer applications – the Indie Video games Accelerator and the Indie Video games Competition. These applications 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 training;
- Or, when you’ve got already created and launched a top quality recreation that’s prepared for the highlight, enter the Competition for an opportunity to win promotions.
This yr the applications include some adjustments, together with extra eligible markets and absolutely digital occasion experiences. Study extra under and apply by July 1st.
Accelerator: Get training and mentorship to supercharge your progress
Should you’re an indie developer, early in your journey – both near launching a brand new recreation or lately launched a title, that is this system for you. We’ll present training and mentorship that can assist you construct, launch and develop efficiently.
This yr we’ve got almost doubled the eligible markets, with builders from over 70 nations being eligible to use for the 2021 program.
Chosen individuals shall 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 business consultants, in addition to a community of different passionate builders from around the globe trying to supercharge their progress.
Competition: win promotions that put your recreation within the highlight
Should you’re an indie recreation developer who has lately launched a top quality recreation, that is your probability to have your recreation found by business consultants and gamers worldwide.
This yr we are going to, once more, host three competitions for builders from Japan, South Korea, and chosen European nations.
Prizes embrace options on Google Play retailer, promotional campaigns value 100,000 EUR, and extra.