Best of the Independent Games Festival 2012


Tuesday 27 March - Sunday 8 July 2012
Open daily 10am - 6pm
Gallery 2 > Free admission

Hot on the heels of the 2011 exhibition and direct from the 2012 IGF in San Francisco, a fresh batch of the world's best independent games arrives at ACMI. Come and play more brilliant new games for free.

Dubbed the 'Sundance of the game world', the annual Independent Games Festival encourages innovation in game development and recognises the best work of indie designers from all around the world.

ACMI presents 14 brand-new international award winners that expand our expectations of what a video game can be, from the fast-paced 2D platformer Dustforce, to the puzzle filled Lume, and the latest trends in touch screen gaming.

2012 games include
Botanicula, Amanita Designs
Dear Esther, Thechineseroom
Dustforce, Hitbox Team
Fez, Polytron 
Frozen Synapse, Mode 7
Proun, Joost van Dongen
Spelunky, Mossmouth
To The Moon, Freebird Games
Lume, State of Play
Proteus, Ed Key

Featured mobile games
ASYNC Corp, Powerhead Games
Beat Sneak Bandit, Simogo Games
Fingle, Game Oven Studio
Temple Run, Imangi Studio 

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