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Note the 2021 edition will be fully digital and will expand to more markets. 


About the Indie Games Accelerator

Indie Games Accelerator is a program for top indie game startups from select emerging markets who are looking to supercharge their growth on Android. This is a special edition of the Launchpad Accelerator program, designed in close collaboration with Google Play, featuring a comprehensive gaming curriculum and mentorship from top mobile gaming experts. The program is open to developers from select countries* in Asia, Middle East & Africa and Latin America. 


Indie Games Accelerator participants get direct access to leading game experts from Google as well as from leading game studios and institutions around the world. Thank you 2019 Mentors for your contributions to the program!


Alexander Swords

Writer and Narrative Designer, Dead Static Drive


Gerson Da Silva

Lead Game Designer
Ironhide Game Studio


Steven Meretzky

Creative leader, free-to-play expert, industry icon



Erin Hoffman-John

Lead Prototyper- Game Designer, Google

Program partners

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* The program is open to developers from the following countries: Bangladesh, Brunei, Cambodia, India, Indonesia, Laos, Malaysia, Myanmar, Nepal, Pakistan, Philippines, Singapore, Sri Lanka, Thailand, Vietnam, Egypt, Jordan, Kenya, Lebanon, Nigeria, South Africa, Tunisia, Turkey, Argentina, Bolivia, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Costa Rica, Ecuador, Guatemala, Mexico, Panama, Paraguay, Peru, Uruguay and Venezuela.

** Google will cover costs for air travel, hotel and meals during the stay.

*** Valid for 12 months. Only available in Google Cloud Territories and to developers that have not received credits previously.