INDIE Live Expo’s First Summer Event, “Summer Spotlight” Debuts July 31

Submissions now open for indie developers, publishers, sponsors


INDIE Live Expo, the online digital showcase series connecting indie game fans all over the world which has accumulated more than 84 million total views since its debut in 2020, adds a Q3 event to its previously biannual repertoire with the all-new “Summer Spotlight” showcase taking place on Monday, July 31st, 2023 PT / Tuesday, August 1st JST.


INDIE Live Expo continues to bring the heat with the all-new Summer Spotlight showcase. Summer Spotlight follows another successful May INDIE Live Expo, which provided more than 10.4 million viewers reveals and announcements from more than 300 indies including WORLD OF HORROR by developer Panstasz and co-publishers Ysbryd Games and PLAYISM, and Omega Crafter developed by Preferred Networks.


Indie developers and publishers can take center-stage during Summer Spotlight via the submission form here. Indie submissions are open until Thursday, June 29th at 8AM PST.  Sponsorship opportunities are available through this submission form.


INDIE Live Expo Summer Spotlight will shine a digital spotlight on indie developers and publishers, showcasing announcements from around the world. Enjoy reveals of never-before-seen games, updates to fan-favorite titles, and the debut of new developers joining the indie scene. Prepare for quick-fire, bite-sized pieces of  content in rapid succession with the return of the “INDIE Waves” segment, as well as dedicated deep dives on select titles.

Establishing itself as Japan’s premiere online indie showcase, INDIE Live Expo continues to build its legacy established over seven events since its inception in 2020. 

Rewatch the INDIE Live Expo 2023 full stream on YouTube.


Developers interested in information about future INDIE Live Expo events and opportunities can sign up for the INDIE Live Expo Letter here.


INDIE Live Expo would like to thank sponsors of May’s showcase, including Cygames, WSSPlayground, PlayStation, Happinet, Playism, Kodansha and many more.

For more information, please visit the INDIE Live Expo website, follow @INDIELiveExpoEN on Twitter, and search for #INDIELiveExpo on social media.