Provided by Data-Gyeonggi Contents Promotion Agency
The Gyeonggi Content Agency (Director Min Se-hee, hereinafter referred to as Kyungconjin) announced on the 10th that it has established a special award at the ‘Indie Game Show 2022’ (hereinafter referred to as Nonix 2022), which will be held in August.
At the ‘NIEX Awards’, which selects excellent games among the participating games of the game show, the company plans to pay a total of 8 million won with the Director of the Gyeonggi Content Promotion Institute by establishing the TOP2 and △ Metabus Special Awards.
Since 2016, Kyungconjin has been promoting various game support projects such as Gyeonggi Game Audition, Gyeonggi Game Academy, and Production Support for stable development and pre-marketing support through the Gyeonggi Global Game Center. It is also a special award for methus games in line with the trend of the times.
‘Negs Award’ combines the evaluation of the judges and the voting of the visitors, and the 12 games in six categories: TOP3, △ TOP2, △ Metabus Special Award, △ Judge Award, △ Encouragement Prize, and △ Popularity Award. Select and pay a total of 16 million won.
‘NIEX 2022’ is a festival to support the publicity of indie game companies.
This year, the main sponsors, Gyeonggi-do and Seoul, are increasing their expectations, with Google Play Indie Festival, Twitch, Mega Zone Cloud, Promotion Agency, Ruri Web, and Iron Sauce as sponsors.
‘Negs 2022’ will be held for a week from August 11 to 17, and the indie game developer who wishes to participate can be accepted online on the official reception page.
Eligibility is to be accompanied by individual developers or developments at home and abroad over 14 years of age who develop indie games. The application period is until 5 pm on July 5th and the cost of participation is free.
During the event, game users can experience various genres and original indie games and enjoy the latest game videos through the online page.
From this year, we have been awarded excellent works to expand indie game support from this year, said Min Se-hee, who said..