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Excited? We Are!

Game Dev Local (GDL) is gearing up for its third year of GDLX and this time, it's going to be bigger and better!

GDLX is the ultimate gathering for indie game developers and enthusiasts, It's where the indie game scene shines brightest, showcasing the brightest talent in the industry. Check out this years confirmed GAMES.


But it's not just about games – it's about sharing knowledge, and experiences, and building connections.

#GDLX24 is happening this year on August 9th at the prestigious Barclays HQ in Canary Wharf.

Get ready to discover a treasure trove of indie games and meet the passionate developers behind them!


But that's not all – we've lined up a stellar lineup of talks, panels, and roundtable discussions, led by industry experts on a wide range of topics, including game design, programming, art, and sound. Check the SCHEDULE

Also this GDLX we introduce the GDL Indie Awards! Sponsored by Frame-A-Game.

These awards celebrate and recognise the exceptional talent and creativity within the UK gaming industry.

And you can self-nominate your game!

The Awards will be handed out in person at the award ceremony at the end of the event, before the industry after-party, to nominate yourself please click here:

After all the gaming, networking and the awards ceremony, it's time to let loose at our legendary industry networking after-party.


Connect with fellow developers & gamers, swap stories, and who knows – maybe even spark the next big collaboration.

Whether you're a seasoned pro, just starting out or an indie game lover, GDLX 2024 is the place to be.

See what you missed last year


This Years Schedule

12:00 - 16:00 - GDLX INDIE SHOWCASE -
Meet the devs, and play their games!

13:00 - 16:00 - Find out more: FIRESIDE STAGE -

From our partners Fundamentally Games,

with Host Oscar Clark.

13:00 - 16:00 - Find out more: CAREERS STAGE -

From our partners Into Games. 

16:00 - 17:00 - NETWORKING HOUR - 

Chat with friends, and find new opportunities!

17:00 - 18:00 - Find out more: INDIE AWARDS

Hopefully, you voted on the "Industry Choice" from the games you played. See who wins, cheer on your favs!

16:00 - 23:00 (Till Late) - INDUSTRY AFTER PARTY -

The legendary GDL after-party, make new friends and celebrate games!

This Years Games

More Games Coming 13 Confirmed.

And we still have a few spaces left, submit your game now: REGISTER

Thinking about attending our events? Join our Discord!
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