Predict SOWN2023 Finalists Campaign
"SOWN2023 Finalist" Which title do you recommend?
Voting period : August 29th - September 12th(JST)
At TOKYO GAME SHOW, this year again, with the support of the sponsor companies (Sony Interactive Entertainment, Nintendo, Kodansha Game Creator's Lab. Happinet, iGi indie Game incubator, ELSA Japan and BenQ Japan), 81 indie game developers are exhibiting as "Selected Indie 80".
From the 81 works, the SENSE OF WONDER NIGHT (SOWN) screening committee selects 8 works (SOWN2023 finalists) that match the purpose of "SOWN" and will be presented at SOWN2023 to be held on Friday, September 22nd. (The presentation will be streamed online.)
The "Predict SOWN2023 Finalists Campaign" will be held for two weeks, starting with the Selected Indie 80 introductory program "Selected Indie Games 80 ～Gateway to SOWN2023～", which will stream on Tuesday, August 29.
Let’s select 3 works that you think will remain in the "SOWN2023 finalist." We will feed back your supportive comments to the developers.
We will present the desired prize from PlayStation®5, Nintendo Switch - OLED Model Neon Blue/Neon Red set, game software "SERIAL CLEANERS" or "TOKYO GAME SHOW 2023 Official T-shirt" in order of the number of recommended titles selected as finalists. If there are many people with the same number, the winner will be decided by lottery. The announcement of the winner will be replaced by shipping.
Please come and join us!SENSE OF WONDER NIGHT
「Selected Indie Games 80 ～Gateway to SOWN2023～」
As a kickoff for the "Predict SOWN2023 Finalists Campaign", the program introducing "Selected Indie 80", "Selected Indie Games 80 ～Gateway to SOWN2023～" will be streamed from 18:00 on Tuesday, August 29th. At the TOKYO GAME SHOW, 81 "Selected Indie 80" titles were selected from 793 titles, the highest ever number of entries, and Mr. Shin Imai, Deputy Editor-in-Chief of IGN Japan, will introduce them all at once. This is a great opportunity to experience the charm of an indie game full of ideas. Please take a look.
Program URL : https://youtube.com/live/ZmBjI4ym45U?feature=share
Delivery date and time : Tuesday, August 29, 18:00-21:00 (scheduled)
How to vote
You can check 81 exhibitor for "Selected Indie 80" from the list below. Please select 3 works that you think will remain in the "SOWN2023 finalist."
Select 3 SOWN Finalist and Vote!Demo Movie See the details of 81 works by the exhibitor for "Selected Indie 80" Download the list of 81 works
After you choose 3 works to vote, apply from below.Vote here (Period: August 29 to September 12)
TGS2023 presents "PlayStation®5", Nintendo Switch - OLED Model Neon Blue/Neon Red set, game software "SERIAL CLEANERS" or "TOKYO GAME SHOW 2023 Official T-shirt" in order of the number of votes whose recommended title was selected as a finalist. If there are many people with the same number, the winner will be decided by lottery. The announcement of the winner will be replaced by shipping.
Winner: 1 unit *1
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Nintendo Switch - OLED Model Neon Blue/Neon Red set
Winner: 1 unit *1
The Nintendo Switch logo and Nintendo Switch are trademarks of Nintendo.
Game software "SERIAL CLEANERS"
PlayStation®4 version and Nintendo Switch version will be given to one person each *2
TOKYO GAME SHOW 2023 T-shirt
Winner: 30 shirts *3
- *1Products are sold only for Japan. Please be noted that overseas usage is not covered by the warranty.
- *2"SERIAL CLEANERS" is a top-down stealth-action game, where you get to experience being a murder scene cleaner for the mob in 1990s New York. Alternate between four cleaners, each with their own unique style, and live their stories.
This work contains expressions intended for those who are 17 and older(CERO:D)
- *3Unisex / L size only
August 29 to September 12, 2023*Japan time
- Only one Vote is allowed per person.
- We cannot accept exchanges, refunds or returns of prizes.
- Vote from this website. It is not acceptable to apply by email, phone or fax.
- Voters must bear the communication charges for voting.
- TGS Management Office will replace the prize announcement with the shipping of the prize.
- Prizes will be shipped from October to November 2023. Please note that it will take time to ship.