** -‘BIC Festival 2022’

-It shows the Kibi Jewel on the charm of ‘diversity’ and ‘originality’.

-BIC Festival 2022 ‘, held at Busan Port International Convention Center from September 1 to 4

The Busan Indie Connect Festival Organizing Committee unveiled the Kibi Jewel of the Busan Indie Connect Festival 2022 (BIC Festival) today (15th) and announced the beginning of the event to be held in September.

This year’s BIC Festival Kibi Jewel has featured representative characters of the BIC Festival, who have become familiar to visitors through the BIC Festival and various contents.

As an indie game single event, the characteristics of the BIC Festival, which shows the attractiveness of the indie game, which is unique to diversity and originality, attracts the attention of the characters who wear costumes reminiscent of various genres of games. BIC, the standpoint of the BIC Festival in the center, also produced an image reminiscent of the game, revealing the identity of the global indie game event.

In addition, the Kibi Jewel can also find the appearance of ‘John’, a virtual influencer who debuted in March. ‘John’, which was first unveiled at the BIC Festival’s Kibi Jewel last year, is a virtual influencer that represents BIC beyond simple characters.

John, who is continuing to communicate with gamers through real-time streaming on YouTube and Twitch’s ‘John Indie’ channel, will be a more familiar to visitors by holding a surprise event at the BIC Festival.

The global indie game event, BIC Festival, will be held at the Busan Port International Convention Center from September 1st to 4th.

The BIC Festival will be held once again at the place of ‘BIC Festival 2019’, which ended with the response of gamers and developers who enjoy indie games, and will be held as an indie game festival where people who were regrettable by Corona communicated.

In particular, more events will be organized through the elements of the BIC Festival this year, such as the new section ‘Connect Pick’ and ‘Technology Exhibition’, and the 2nd Vicconnetors, which were recruited in May. The online exhibition will be extended by 30th this year, following the previous year.

Seo Tae-gun, chairman of the Busan Indie Connect Festival Organizing Committee, said, The BIC Festival, which shows the diversity and originality of the indie game, has been released, and the first signal of the event will be held in September. I would like to ask for a lot of expectations and support for the BIC Festival, which will be a colorful event that everyone can enjoy.