The BIG Festival 2016 Edition is Open for Submissions!!
The International competition for the selection of the best independent games of the year is now open. The Festival is accepting games published up to 2 years before the date of the festival.
It will have a special trophy and prize for the BEST LATIN American Game!
Awards from the Jury:
- Best Game: Trip to Brazil for the 6 finalists + trophy and a prize of R$ 10,000
- Best Latin American Game: Trophy and a prize of R$ 15,000
- Best Brazilian Game: support for trip* + Trophy and a prize of R$ 15,000
- Best sound: Trophy
- Best Art: Trophy
- Best Narrative: Trophy
- Best Gameplay: Trophy
- Innovation: Trophy
- Best educational or learning game: Trophy and a prize of R$ 5,000
Awards from the Public:
- Best Game – Popular Vote (the games competing for this are those exhibited at the Festival venue): Trophy and a prize of R$ 5,000
- Best game about environment – Sponsored by Novelis (for games about recycling, conscious consumption, re-education on the use of water or energy, reduction on carbon emissions etc.): Trophy and a prize of R$ 2,000
See the complete rules here
* Finalists from Brazil who do not live in São Paulo will receive a support of up to R$ 500 for transportation plus accommodation