IndieCade Festival
October 11 - 13
Los Angeles, CA
IndieCade Europe
October 19 - 20
Paris, France

Night Play

This year, Indiecade brings you not one, but two nights of games! Join us Friday night for the competitive Friday Fights and Saturday for our classic Night Games!


Friday, Oct. 6th 7:00 PM - 10:00 PM
There can be only one! An exhibit of amazing competitive and head to head games from independent developers across the world. Explore competition in local multiplayer, alt control, and non digital formats.


by Mild Beast Games

Breakup Squad

by Catt Small, Chris Algoo, Ethan Gooding, Hillmon Ancrum


by Deck Head Games


by Fish Elders

Pit People

by The Behemoth


by Terence Tolman, John Ceceri, Sam Suite, and Sam Bonfante


by Symptomatic Productions and Bradley University


by Ian Hinck and Jeff Delgado


by S.L.Clark


Saturday, Oct. 7th 7:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Play in the dark. Be compelled by the lights, the mystery, and the beauty. Experience interactive film, role-play with friends, and explore the games of IndieCade through the power and majesty of darkness.

Art Deck

by Matheson Marcault

Bot Party

by Phoenix Perry, Frieda Abtan

Broken Reality

by Dynamic Media Triad

Dialogue 3-D

by Ramsey Nasser

Disco Bear

by Brian Handy and Katie Pustolski


by AP Thomson


by Jane Friedhoff + Ramsey Nasser

I Ching Fortunetelling

by Xuan Studio, Wuhan University of Technology

Magia Transformo: The Dance of Transformation

by The Transformative Play Lab at UC Irvine


by Social Emotional Technology Lab @ UC Santa Cruz

Secret Histories

by Floor Is Lava

Story Master

by Brent Garcia, Mo Belden, Christian Laboy, Board2Death Games LLC

The Incredible Playable Show

by Alistair Aitcheson

IndieCade Wiki & Guide

IndieCade has teamed up with Gamepedia to provide you with an online guide for this year's Festival!

Festival Hours

  • Thursday, October 5th
    • 4:00 PM - 8:00 PM Nominee Exhibit Preview
  • Friday, October 6th
    • 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM Sessions, IXC, Nominated Games to Play, and GameTasting
    • 4:00 PM - 10:00 PM Games and Exhibits, Indie Game Fight Night
  • Saturday, October 7th
    • 10:00 AM - 6:00 PM Games and Exhibits, Sessions, GameTasting, and Keynotes
    • 6:00 PM -11:00 PM Games and Exhibits and Night Games
  • Sunday, October 8th
    • 11:00 AM - 5:00 PM Games, Sessions, and Exhibits

Badge/Wristband Pickup and Purchases:

Badges and wristbands can be retrieved or purchased on site beginning Friday, October 6th at Registration, open the following hours:

  • Friday, October 6th
    • 9:00 AM - 9:00 PM (also for IndieXchange)
  • Saturday, October 7th
    • 9:00 AM - 10:00 PM
  • Sunday, October 8th
    • 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM


Registration will be at The Japanese American National Museum in the Little Tokyo District of Downtown Los Angeles (100 N Central Ave, LA, CA 90012).


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