A PLATFORM FOR INDIE TEAMS, INVESTORS, PUBLISHERS AND INDUSTRY PROFESSIONALS

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Who we are

ACHIEVERS HUB is a meeting point for indie teams, investors, publishers and mentors where they can share knowledge, resources, connections and successfully collaborate on new amazing projects.

For Developers

ACHIEVERS HUB is aimed to help talented indie developers build strategy, get funding, secure partnerships and get their games to the market effectively. We provide workshops, mentorship, product and business advice from industry experts, professional services, and access to the network of investors and publishers.

HOW IT WORKS

HOW IT WORKS
1. APPLICATION AND SELECTION

Developer fills in the application form.
With the help of selection committee that consists of seasoned industry professionals, we select the most promising projects*

* Selection is also based on the availability and current work load of mentors

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2. MENTOR MATCHMAKING

We analyze the project, the team, their strengths and weaknesses and give basic recommendations.
We match developers with the right mentors (based on their needs and preferences)

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3. MENTORSHIP AND GUEST SESSIONS

Mentors help developers improve their products by individual consultations and webinars Except product advice, our residents can also get marketing, PR, HR and strategic advice, communication and soft skills training

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4. BUSINESS SUPPORT

Help with a company incorporation and bank account set up (if needed)
Legal advice
Help with recruiting, accounting

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5. FUNDRAISING AND PUBLISHER SEARCH

We share the information about projects with investors and publishers in the network We provide help with the pitch and presentation, and participate in negotiations if needed

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6. CONTINUOUS SUPPORT

We help the teams with future investments and connections to media and service providers

WHAT YOU GET

WHAT YOU GET
PRODUCT ADVICE

feedback and guidance from experienced mentors

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BUSINESS ADVICE

HR, PR, finance, legal and marketing advice

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PROFESSIONAL SERVICES

help with company incorporation, bank account set up, recruiting, accounting

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PERSONAL DEVELOPMENT

soft skills training from guest speakers

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FUNDRAISING

help with the pitch, negotiation and value proposition for investors

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REPRESENTATION

representation at major game shows, summits etc

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NETWORK

connections to investors and publishers, service providers, media and peers

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Additional Benefits

discounts and free passes to industry events, PR coverage, access to the knowledge base etc.

WHOM ARE WE LOOKING FOR

We accept projects starting from the first playable version. Currently, we’re mainly looking for mobile, PC and browser games, as most mentors in our community are focused on these platforms. However, we’re constantly widen our mentors’ network so you may apply the game on any platform and we’ll find out how we can help you.

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MENTORS

If you want to go somewhere, it’s best to ask someone who has already been there. Our network of mentors consists of seasoned industry professionals with an insight on how to run a game development company and expert knowledge in certain fields such as game design, producing, art, marketing, business and more.

Among our mentors are:

If you are an industry professional who wants to share knowledge and help independent game developers build better projects, contact us at mentors@a-hub.biz and get to know more.

PARTNERS

These are some of the amazing companies that work very closely with ACHIEVERS HUB to help our residents explore opportunities for securing publishing, marketing, software, business services and more.

FAQ

DO I NEED TO MOVE SOMEWHERE IF I'M SELECTED?

The most of our educational activities are online. You can participate in our program from wherever you are, no relocation is needed.

WHEN IS THE DEADLINE FOR AN APPLICATION?

There is no deadline for an application. In a fast emerging, rapidly changing industry like ours, it’s crucial to get support and launch the game when the time is right. You don’t need to wait for “the next batch”. Our application form is always open.

WHAT IS THE LENGTH OF THE PROGRAM?

The support program length is flexible. We understand that different products need different amounts of time before launching, so we help the teams during the entire project lifecycle.

WHAT STAGE SHOULD BE MY GAME AT?

We accept projects starting from the first playable version. If it represents the core gameplay and main functional gameplay elements, you’re fine.

WHICH PLATFORMS DO YOU WORK WITH?

Currently, we’re mainly looking for mobile, PC and browser games, as the most of the mentors in our community are focused on these platforms. However, we’re constantly widen our mentors’ network so you may apply the game on any platform and we’ll find out how we can help you.

WHAT IF I DON’T NEED A PUBLISHER?

First of all, we can help you understand, if you really need a publisher or not. But whether you’re looking for a publisher or want to self-publish, whether it’s your first game or you have already published titles, we will help you get your games into the market efficiently.

WHAT IF ALL I NEED IS FUNDING?

We will be happy to help you identify and improve the reasons why you still don’t have funding. We will help you with the tools, strategy, research, and teach you how to effectively pitch and make your game appealing to publishers and investors.

WHAT IS THE COST OF THE PROGRAM?

The participation in the program is free for developers, there is no upfront cost. However, developers agree to share a small part of the revenue of the game they bring through ACHIEVERS HUB or a success fee (TBD). This will motivate us to bring your game to success, and also will help us run the program in the future.

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