SXSW Gaming is proud to announce that after thorough review of over 50 highly-qualified applications for this year’s festival, 16 contestants have been chosen for the inaugural Pitch Competition.
Taking place Friday, March 17 at the Austin Convention Center, the Pitch Competition offers indie developers and teams a chance to pitch their new ideas in an intimate setting with some of gaming’s leading industry experts.
Contestants for this year’s show include:
Brave New World – Foxtail Games
Come Back Home – Bowling Green State University
Endship – Lab Resistance
Fallen Angels – Affinity Pixel Entertainment, LLC
Intruders: Hide & Seek – Tessera Studios
Iron Tides – Crash Wave Games Inc.
Legrand Legacy – SEMISOFT
Natural 20 – Invrse Studios
Pig Eat Ball – Mommy’s Best Games
Roto Color Runners – Blue Volcano Studio
Stereotypes! – The Union Co.
SwapBots – SwapBots Ltd
VarDragons – VarDragons / Bad Pilcrow
Variant: Limits – Triseum
Vidar – Razbury Games
Vox-L – Multi-Dimensional Games
The Pitch Competition is a closed-door event until the final round, where 8 finalists will compete for the title of “Best Pitch.” For the final round, fellow gaming industry professionals will be invited to observe and partake in the last set of pitches.
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Pitch Competition – Photo by Jonathan Guajardo
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