How to Apply

AdventureX provides an exhibition space where visitors can discover new games. Exhibiting is a chance to share your game with players, developers and narrative game enthusiasts. For more information, read our reasons to exhibit. We are also seeking speakers with a special interest in narrative games for our programme of talks.

Applications will close at midnight on Monday 22nd May 2023 (AoE Time).


We welcome any game with a story to tell, including (but not limited to) graphical adventures; interactive fiction; exploration games; visual novels & experimental games. In addition to games, we welcome applications for software and tools related to narrative game development, and other projects related to narrative, indie & retro gaming. It’s free to exhibit at AdventureX.

Apply to Exhibit


Help others learn from your experience as a writer, game dev, artist, etc. Present a 30 minute talk, masterclass, tutorial or game post-mortem at AdventureX 2023. We’re always looking for talks that are engaging, surprising, funny & inspiring. (Please note: we rarely accept talks about games that are still in development.)

Apply to Speak

Artist applications

Artist designs from ADVX2022

Each year we commission an artist to provide the lovely graphics and artwork that go on our website, marketing and promotional materials and giveaways such as notepads, badges etc.

In addition to being paid for your work, you will receive a complementary ticket to the conference.

Apply as an Artist