BitSummit 2022 will be held from August 6 to 7 at Kyoto International Exhibition Hall Miyakomesse under the name “BitSummit X-Roads”, the organizing committee of BitSummit announcement.
2022 marks the 10th anniversary of BitSummit. Day one will be a business-only day open to Japan-based developers, publishers, media, and sponsors, while day two will welcome general attendees.
Get the first details below, via the BitSummit Organizing Committee.
Building on our experiences over the past year, BitSummit X-Roads will be open to the public for the first time since 2019. Additionally, we are happy to once again welcome developers, publishers, and sponsors from outside of Japan. for this year’s event! Due to the coronavirus measures procedure, we will be monitoring the situation in Japan and following all guidelines set by public health officials to make adjustments for safety.
Based on our experience hosting BitSummit THE 8th BIT last year, we plan to also increase the number of ways for fans to participate online. Fans will connect with each other and developers through BitSummit Discord and other social media channels. The accompanying live stream during BitSummit will focus on game reveals, games, and panels led by top talent.
Finally, to further facilitate connection opportunities in difficult times like last year, BitSummit will hold B2B meeting systems for developers, publishers, and media to strengthen further than the previous year.
BitSummit is sponsored and produced by the Japan Independent Games Association (JIGA) with Kyoto Prefecture and KYOTO CMEX (Cross Media Experience).
Additional information regarding special guest speakers, musicians and sponsors will be revealed in the coming months. Please bookmark the BitSummit website or follow our Twitter or Facebook channels for the latest announcements.