Develop in Brighton Conference announces Indie Showcase shortlist

The ten games chosen to be on display at the Develop in Brighton Conference includes Krillbite Studios' Among the Sleep and Bifrost Entertainment's Myriad, with Seaven Studio's Inside My Radio and Draknek's Sokobond given honorable mentions, the conference's organizers announced today.

"For the third year in a row, the response to the Indie Showcase has been incredible and it is a real testament to the creativity of indie developers." Andy Lane, managing director of Tandem Events, said in a prepared statement. "We had a record number of submissions so thanks to everyone who submitted a game - you made it a tough job for the judges to whittle the list down to these ten."

The shortlisted games for the Indie Dev Showcase 2014 are as follows:

  • A Good Snowman Is Hard To Build (PC), Draknek
  • SwapQuest (Android), Rebusmind
  • Robocraft (PC), Freejam
  • 4PM (PC), 4PM Game
  • Among the Sleep (PC), Krillbite Studios
  • Darklings (iPhone), MildMania
  • Myriad (PC), Bifrost Entertainment
  • Action Henk (PC), RageSquid
  • Ether One (PC), White Paper Games
  • Rush Rally (Android), Brownmonster.co.uk

The following games were given honorable mentions:

  • Words Warrior by Below The Game
  • CLARC by Golden Triangle
  • Extrasolar by Lazy 8 Studios
  • Cosmonautica - A Space Trading Adventure by Chasing Carrots
  • Inside My Radio by Seaven Studio
  • Sokobond by Draknek

Sony's Andrew House and Mark Cerny will co-present a keynote talk on the past and future of PlayStation consoles and games during the conference. Capybara Games co-founder and president Nathan Vella will deliver the final keynote speech for the event called "Growing Together: Being an Independent Studio in 2014."

Develop in Brighton is an annual gathering of game developers in the UK and runs 9-10 July in Brighton, U.K. The Indie Dev Day track takes place on July 10.

More from Polygon

The horror of Five Nights at Freddy's

  • Dark Souls 2: Crown of the Old Iron King Overview

  • Spacecom: a fast 4X built for multiplayer

  • Pillars of Eternity builds on role-playing classics

  • Tour the 1 KB hard drive built inside Minecraft

Latest Discussions

X
Log In Sign Up

forgot?
Log In Sign Up

Please choose a new Polygon username and password

As part of the new Polygon launch, prior users will need to choose a permanent username, along with a new password.

Your username will be used to login to Polygon going forward.

I already have a Vox Media account!

Verify Vox Media account

Please login to your Vox Media account. This account will be linked to your previously existing Eater account.

Please choose a new Polygon username and password

As part of the new Polygon launch, prior MT authors will need to choose a new username and password.

Your username will be used to login to Polygon going forward.

Forgot password?

We'll email you a reset link.

If you signed up using a 3rd party account like Facebook or Twitter, please login with it instead.

Forgot password?

Try another email?

Almost done,

By becoming a registered user, you are also agreeing to our Terms and confirming that you have read our Privacy Policy.
Spinner.vc97ec6e

Authenticating

Great!

Choose an available username to complete sign up.

In order to provide our users with a better overall experience, we ask for more information from Facebook when using it to login so that we can learn more about our audience and provide you with the best possible experience. We do not store specific user data and the sharing of it is not required to login with Facebook.

tracking_pixel_5353_tracker