São Paulo - Centro Cultural São Paulo | Rio de Janeiro - Centro Cultural Oi Futuro & LabSonica
June 23rd to July 1st - FREE!
PANELS: SÃO PAULO - June 26 to 29 (FREE) | RIO DE JANEIRO - June 29 and 30 (FREE)
BUSINESS MEETINGS - SÃO PAULO TENNIS CLUB PAULISTA: June 27 to June 29 (FEES APPLY)
BIG MUSIC DAY: more than 60 concerts in São Paulo - June 30 (FREE)
BIG Festival (Brazil’s Independent Games Festival) happens since 2012 and is the most important international indie games festival in Latin America. Aiming to strenghten Brazilian’s game ecossystem, the Festival encompass a competition between national and international games with a cash prize, exposition open to the public of the chosen games in the Festival, award ceremony, seminars and business matchmaking. In 2017, BIG attracted over 20.000 attendees, 3.500 speakers, and over 1.600 business meetings. This year, BIG will expand its schedule of seminars and workshops, embracing other areas of the game development, as music, animation, VR and AR, besides a career fair and other content segments from past years.
BIG Festival is a realization of Bits Produções in partnership with various institutions, among them Abragames, Brazilian Game Developers, Apex, SPCine and the Culture Departments of the city and the state of São Paulo.
Centro Cultural Oi Futuro (Best Game nominees and BIG Impact Categories)
Tuesday to Friday, from 11h AM to 8h PM
Saturdays and Sundays from 11h AM to 8h PM