About PixelPop

PixelPop Festival is a two-day event in St. Louis, Missouri, celebrating unique games and the people who make them.

The 2017 event marks the 4th annual PixelPop Festival, and we’re existed to deliver the best experience yet. Learn more here.

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About PixelPop

PixelPop Festival is a two-day event in St. Louis, Missouri, celebrating unique games and the people who make them.

The 2017 event marks the 4th annual PixelPop Festival, and we’re existed to deliver the best experience yet. Learn more here.

Sign up now for updates

Who is it for?

PixelPop Festival is for game creators and players interested in diverse interactive experiences.

From digital to analog, experimental to classic, at PixelPop Festival, we celebrate all approaches to play and interactivity. We strive to create a remarkable event experience for creators and players alike.

Demo at PixelPop

DEMO AT PIXELPOP

Show your game, gamelike, or interactive experience at PixelPop Festival! Our curated selections showcase interesting and impressive games made all over the country. We love all forms of play — tabletop, digital, experimental, and alternative controller! Exhibitor submissions are open now. Learn more & submit your demo.


Submit Programming

We want to learn from your experience! Submit a session for PixelPop Festival’s programming lineup. We want to hear about all things play-related: design, development, art, music, writing, experimental processes, content creation, social consciousness, and anything you have unique experience with! Speaker submissions are now open. Learn more & submit your programming idea.

Speaking at PixelPop

Attend PixelPop

Explore tabletop, digital, and experimental games, learn about the process, and meet industry professionals from a diverse array of backgrounds and approaches.
Learn more here.

Demo at PixelPop

DEMO AT PIXELPOP

Show your game, gamelike, or interactive experience at PixelPop Festival! Our curated selections showcase interesting and impressive games made all over the country. We love all forms of play — tabletop, digital, experimental, and alternative controller! Exhibitor submissions are open now. Learn more & submit your demo.

Speaking at PixelPop

Submit Programming

We want to learn from your experience! Submit a session for PixelPop Festival’s programming lineup. We want to hear about all things play-related: design, development, art, music, writing, experimental processes, content creation, social consciousness, and anything you have unique experience with! Speaker submissions are now open. Learn more & submit your programming idea.


Attend PixelPop

Explore tabletop, digital, and experimental games, learn about the process, and meet industry professionals from a diverse array of backgrounds and approaches.
Learn more here.

PixelPop Selections

Introducing 2017’s “PixelPop Festival Selections.” All games selected to demo will be considered for additional accolades by our curated jury, which will highlight the best of the best at the show.

PixelPop History

PixelPop Festival History

PixelPop has a history of amazing demos, remarkable speakers, and great ideas. Read our story.

Photo Galleries

PixelPop Festival Photo Galleries

Get an idea of what PixelPop Festival feels like with our photo galleries. View the gallery.

PixelPop 2017 Sponsors

Saint Louis University logo
Nerd For A Living logo
Volcano Bean logo
Happy Badger Studio logo

Sponsorships help to support our mission, and give your company visibility among local and national creators. Learn how your brand can sponsor PixelPop Festival. More info here.

Code of Conduct

We aim to create a safe, welcoming environment for everyone involved with PixelPop Festival, so all of our events adhere to a strict code of conduct. Please familiarize yourself with our expectations before attending so that we can ensure that everyone has the best experience possible. Learn more.

Who Attends?

PixelPop is for creators and players of unique game experiences. From tabletop to video games, from experimental to traditional-with-a-twist, our attendees and guests encompass a broad range of play styles and creative inspirations. Learn more.

After-Parties

Experience some of the great locations St. Louis has to offer at our official PixelPop After-Parties! Details coming soon about where and when to hang out with fellow PixelPop attendees and guests.