Dec 1st San Francisco, CA
Whippering Indie Cup
A Competition and Celebration of Independent Gaming
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$10,000 cash prize to the one indie crowned the victor

Streamed live on Twitch and held at the lovely Folsom Street Foundry in downtown San Francisco, join us for a fun filled evening full of quality independent PC, console, and VR games.

  • + Northernlion to host in-person and stream the event on Twitch!
  • + Eight independent games present and demo onstage in a winner-takes-all competition for $10,000!
  • + 15 other independent PC, console, and VR studios demo their games throughout the evening
  • + Those close to the Bay Area can attend in person and play games, watch the competition, and talk gaming directly with devs

Time to Indie Cup










Northernlion to Host!

We're excited to have Northernlion in-person to host and commentate Indie Cup 2016!


Broadcasted on Twitch

Recordings on YouTube

Northernlion will broadcast the event live from his Twitch channel.
After the event, the event recordings will be uploaded to his YouTube channel.

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Thursday, Dec 1st
Doors open at Folsom Street Foundry!

  • Not confirmed yet but we're working towards open bar!

Northernlion Stream Begins & Indie Pitches 1-2

  • +Event Kick Off
  • +Game Finalist 1
  • +Game Finalist 2

Indie Pitches 3-4 & Chat Giveaways

  • +Sponsor Interview 1 & Chat Giveaway
  • +Game Finalist 3
  • +Game Finalist 4

  • +Game Finalist 5
  • +Sponsor Interview 2 & Chat Giveaway
  • +Game Finalist 6

  • +Game Finalist 7
  • +Sponsor Interview 3 & Chat Giveaway
  • +Game Finalist 8

  • +Sponsor Interview 4 & Chat Giveaway
  • +$10,000 Indie Cup 2016 Winner Announced


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Interested in competing in Indie Cup? Please complete this form.
And if you're interested in exhibiting at Indie Cup, please complete this form. We'll be in touch shortly!



Judges will be announced closer to the start of Indie Cup.

John Doe

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John Doe

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