FAQ (EN)

When will BIG Festival be held?
The 10th edition of the BIG Festival will take place from July 5th to 10th, 2022. The event will take place in person and also online.
Sun, 7 Nov, 2021 at 11:45 AM
Where will BIG Festival take place?
The 10th edition of the BIG Festival will take place at the Frei Caneca Convention Center, above the Frei Caneca shopping mall, in São Paulo. In addition,...
Sun, 7 Nov, 2021 at 11:48 AM
Does my game need to be finished for me to submit it to the Festival?
It is not necessary for your game to be finished to enter the festival. In the case of games still in development, it is necessary that their main mechanics...
Sun, 7 Nov, 2021 at 12:18 PM
Can I submit more than one game?
Yes. If your games meet the necessary submission qualifications, there is no limit to the number of projects per person or group and all can be submitted fo...
Sun, 7 Nov, 2021 at 1:10 PM
I can't actually go to Brazil, can I still submit my game?
Yes, absolutely! You do not have to attend the event to submit your game or compete for any of the awards. We will take care of the installation and exhibit...
Sun, 7 Nov, 2021 at 3:00 PM
Can I submit my game if it's an installation or event-based?
Unfortunately, we will not be able to accept your submission.
Sun, 7 Nov, 2021 at 3:01 PM
Why is BIG Festival being held?
To showcase the best indie games from around the world! And to help foster a Latin American games industry!
Sun, 7 Nov, 2021 at 3:02 PM
What games are eligible for submission?
Any independent game that is ready to be played (even if it is not fully developed) and which has not been commercially available for more than two years on...
Sun, 7 Nov, 2021 at 3:03 PM
What do you mean by 'game'?
All forms of interactive entertainment: virtual worlds, puzzles, augmented reality games, alternate reality games, interactive narratives,  experimental, we...
Fri, 5 Feb, 2016 at 1:18 PM
Does my game have to be a computer game?
Games for all current mainstream electronic platforms are accepted, be it mobile, portable, consoles or computers. We do not accept board games.
Sun, 7 Nov, 2021 at 3:04 PM