Indie Bits is a celebration of independent gaming and interactive media designed to foster collaboration between developers and enthusiasts, academics and artists interested in games and gaming technologies. The showcase of games from across the Southeast for the 2015 year was located in the Skyline Room at the TAPP’s Art Center – with additional video game installations sprinkled amongst other Indie Grits events as well as various opportunities to get involved on the pixelated front. This took place from April 16th to April 18th. Indie Bits is the wild, intelligent step-cousin the world renowned Indie Grits Festival has penciled into its family tree. Benefits of acceptance into the Indie Grits family included:

  • 2 festival passes
  • Access to the private filmmaker lounge (with complimentary food and drink)
  • Free transportation to and from the Columbia Metropolitan Airport
  • Free access to musical events, late-night parties, and other special programs
  • $2,000 worth of awards and prizes