The new funding program for indie games comes with many benefits. The highest of them is a whopping €30,000 prize pool for the 30 chosen games.
Huawei announces €30,000 prize pool for publishing Indie Games on its
Independent developers who install Unity-based games on the Huawei AppGallery store will have a chance to earn 1000 Euro advertising credit. Huawei will also assist in ad management.
After the US embargo, cutting its ties with Google and shifting its weight to the AppGallery store, Huawei is launching an award-winning game development program, while the number of users continues to grow.
For independent developers
Huawei AppGallery content store, which goes towards 1 billion users, was already trying to increase interest with promotions such as spinning. This time it wants to lead the way to interesting projects from independent developers.
Independent developers that are not affiliated with any large company, work as small enterprises and do not have large financial support, will try to get a share of the prize pool of up to €30,000 with this program.
The Unity Distribution Portal aims to develop applications based on Unity and to publish them easily to many application stores. Developers need to upload their games to AppGallery via the Unity Distribution Portal.
Between 19 November and 14 December, the top 30 independent games will be selected, and they will be given a Huawei AdPlatform loan worth 1000 Euros . Thus, there will be opportunities to advertise their productions in a much better way.
AppGallery, which will also help with ad management, has expanded its catalog in recent weeks by publishing applications such as Moovit, Booking.com, eSky, Omio, Skyscanner / Turkish Airlines.