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  Sleep Tight, EVERSPACE, Mutant Football League Among MomoCon 2018 Indie Game Awards Finalists
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04/12/2018
 


[This unedited press release is made available courtesy of Gamasutra and its partnership with notable game PR-related resource GamesPress.]

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

ATLANTA – April 12, 2018 – The fourth annual MomoCon Indie Game Awards Showcase will honor its top 20 finalists at MomoCon 2018, taking place Thursday – Sunday, May 24 – 27, 2018 at the Georgia World Congress Center in Atlanta. More than 35,000 unique attendees are expected at the show, where the developers will exhibit their games on the largest gaming exhibition floor in the southeast United States.

The finalists are:

 

 

Five winning entries will be announced in an awards ceremony on Saturday, May 26,  2018. Developers of those titles will receive:

 

  • $1000 Prize
  • 10 x 20 Exhibit Space at MomoCon 2019
  • Dedicated Panel at MomoCon 2019
  • Highlighted placement in a MomoCon newsletter going to tens of thousands of gamers
  • Glass Trophy
 

Four Georgia-made games, one of which is also a general finalist, are eligible for the third annual MomoCon Georgia Award with its own $1000 prize:

 

  • Colours and Shapes, Products for Robots (Tabletop)
  • SiNKR, Wahler Digital LLC (Windows, Mac, Android, iOS)
  • TwinCop, Finite Reflection Studios (Windows, Mac)
  • Zap Blastum, Shiny Dolphin Games LLC (Windows, Android, iOS)
 

“The creativity and dedication we see in these submissions every year continues to amaze me,” says Chris Stuckey, CEO, MomoCon. “All of our finalists are titles to watch, and our judges, industry luminaries including Rami Ismail and editors from distinguished publications like IGN, Destructoid and Kotaku, will be hard-pressed to narrow this list down to five.”

Passes for MomoCon 2018 are on sale now, with four-day and single-day options available.

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About MomoCon

Founded in 2004 by Jessica Merriman and later joined by Chris Stuckey, then students at Georgia Tech, MomoCon has grown from a 700 person on-campus event to the largest event in the southeast United States for fans of video games, animation, cosplay, comics and tabletop games.

Press contacts:

Andrea Shearon / Lena LeRay

Stride PR for MomoCon

[email protected] / [email protected]