Indie Game Showcase | PixelFest 2.017

You won’t want to miss these games developed right here in our own back yard! Independent game developers from Norfolk, Virginia Beach, Williamsburg, Richmond, DC and even North Carolina are off to PixelFest to show you their latest projects. Some are complete. Some are sneak peak demos. You have to try them all.


Fri 4/7 @ 12pm – 5:00pm
Sat 4/8@ 10:00am – 5:00pm
Sun 4/9@ 11:00am – 5:00pm

Location: Level 5

Swap Fire – Couch-multiplayer for Nintendo Wii U. A shooter with a literal twist. Shooting other players rips a hole in spacetime thus swapping your locations. You’ll have to commit to losing in order to win in Drop Zone, manage spacetime to dominate the map in Control Point, master the art of teleportation to go for the gold in Swoccer, and much more!

Peak – Peak is a puzzle runner – an auto-scrolling platforming game where you control the appearance of the environment by manipulating the curtain to another world.

Signal to Noise – Hardcore music-driven rail shooter

Bushwhack Racing – Humorous kart racer

Fantasy Tac#tics Toe – Never pretend to lose at Tic-Tac-Toe again when playing with your children. With a super simple new game mechanic, easy to learn and understand but strategically engaging, Fantasy Tac#tics Toe is fun and exciting for all ages.   

War of Velana – 16-bit inspired Tactical RPG

Clash Cup Turbo – A colorful and intense sportsy couch multiplayer, focused on crazy fun competition for up to 4 players, with accessible controls that all your friends and family can enjoy. Play as different characters from across the galaxy to smack the puck into the opponent’s goal in a variety of stylized levels filled with obstacles and traps.

The Guarding of Eden – Fast-paced, cooperative action.  Team up as one of four Animal Heroes and defend Eden from the invasion of evil bugs!  When you’re not fighting off an onslaught of creepy crawlies, explore and discover the mysteries hidden deep in the jungles of Eden.

Cat Moped – Animals and vehicles in a simple one-button mobile format. Trailer

FreeRunner: Rooftop Escape – See how far you can go without touching the ground. Jump from buildings and floating platforms but be careful, they fall down! This is a free application, however, it does offer in-app purchases. Collect gems to unlock characters and use coins to purchase snowflakes and magnets. Snowflakes freeze the platforms and all the traps; magnets attract coins. There are five traps to look out for: the bear trap, the flower trap, the spikes, the crabs, and the flying ninja star! Upgrading a character improves their stamina. Stay hydrated with the energy drink; If you run out of energy, game over!

Interstellar Tortoise – Interstellar Invaders is an arcade game where you defend three cities against enemies – organized into dynamically generated waves of attacks.

Zumbiil – mobile telepictionary