Indie Arena Booth Awards 2023Each year, Indie Arena Booth honors the cream of the crop during its award ceremony. While all the showcased games are winners in their own right, some receive special recognition. Thanks to our generous sponsors, partners, and our incredible jury, we had the privilege of awarding the following seven games in 2023. Watch the full Award Show here

Watch the IAB 2023 Award Show here


Winners 2023




Moonlight Peaks, best game. Live the vampire life in the magical town of Moonlight Peaks! Master the art of potions and spells, manage your supernatural farm, and leave your mark on the magical town. Make friends with the local werewolves, witches, and mermaids, and find your eternal love in the supernatural dating scene.

Best unity game: Bulwark b Thomas sala. Bulwark: Falconeer Chronicles is an open world builder with freedom and expression at its core, allowing players to build sprawling towns, spires, and fortresses that become hubs for trade, or rallying grounds for conquests.

Best animal game. Fruitbus by trilobite. A journey of flavors and friendships awaits you in your cozy, customisable food truck! Forage for fresh ingredients to create your own menu, then feed tummies and souls with home-cooked meals. Change the world, one apple at a time.

Best streamable game: metavoidal by yellow games lab. This is a Rock & Roguelite! Or rather, a game that’s infused with the power of metal. Play as a drummer as they escape the clutches of a threatening metal band... Or die trying!

Best multiplayer game. Dome Keeper by bippinbits. Defend against waves of alien attackers in this innovative roguelike survival miner. Dig for resources and choose from powerful upgrade paths. Is there enough time to mine a little deeper and get back to defend before the monsters attack your dome?

best booth Coreborn Blankhans. A social survival game set in the open world of Ultracore. Build, grow and defend your town. Survive the elements and Sorgoth’s onslaught. Cooperate as you go on adventures to loot, gather resources, and make history. All of it together with friends old and new.

Best quirky and funny game. lucky tower ultimate by studio seufz. Escape from a dangerous tower where everything can be a weapon. Lucky Tower Ultimate is a slapstick, roguelike adventure that looks like a cartoon and feels like a joke. Slashy slashy!