Aus Indie Showcase Presented by GamesHub - Submissions Extended!

We’re putting out the call to all independent game devs in ANZ, and we are absolutely not risking an email because someone would for sure forget to use BCC and there’s a lot of you. Submissions for the PAX Aus 2022 Indie Showcase, presented by GamesHub, have been extended through to July 4! If you’ve been working on a game, we want to see it. We’re pretty sure everyone at PAX wants to see it too.

Highlighting the best of the Australian & New Zealand independent development scene, the PAX Aus Indie Showcase brings 10 titles (6 digital, 4 tabletop) selected by industry vets to the show floor at PAX this year. Previous winners from the 10-year history of the competition include Unpacking, Mini Metro, and Hacknet.

The winning developers and designers will receive significant promotion from PAX Aus across websites, social media, and showguides, as well as the bit you really want: A free booth at PAX Aus 2022.

Entry fees for the competition are $25 USD and you must meet the following eligibility requirements:

a. You are a New Zealand- or Australia-based independent developer without a traditional publisher-developer relationship in place
b. You are not be funded by an outside party, government grants or crowdsourcing excluded
c. Your game is in at least beta form

Submissions close on July 4. Developers interested in submitting their games may do so at the official site.

PAX Aus 2022 will take place on October 7-9 at the Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre.

About GamesHub

GamesHub is a video game news, reviews, and features site dedicated to creating approachable games coverage for everyone.

With a focus on recognising games as creative works first and foremost, and a commitment to comprehensive coverage of the Australian industry, GamesHub wants to expand how people think about and appreciate games from all over the world.

Most importantly, GamesHub aims to promote the talents of Australian writers, and foster new voices and perspectives.

GamesHub is a Metacritic and OpenCritic-certified publication. You can find GamesHub on Twitter, Facebook, and Instagram.

About the Aus Indie Showcase

Each year we receive over a hundred game submissions from the incredibly talented independant gaming community. They are analyzed, critiqued, and judged until only a few remain, which are then featured at the show as winners of the Indie Showcase.

The PAX Aus Indie Showcase is presented by GamesHub.

Aus Indie Showcase Winners Archive

So you wanna know more about the history of the Aus Indie Showcase, do ya? The Kings and Queens of PAX's past? Well look no further than the Indie Showcase winners archive. Learn more about every Indie Showcase winner dating back to our first show back in 2013! Let us take you on a journey...