Break the Record (Again)! Almost 17,000 Gamers Visit BEKRAF Game Prime 2018!

By Febrianto Nur Anwari

Another year, another record set. The organizer announces that almost 17,000 gamers visit BEKRAF Game Prime 2018 in three days!

Not only games!

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Not only games, in this event, the visitors could also buy some toy collections and interact with the community. There was an area dedicated to toy communities, consisting of 7 toys exhibitors from LEGO community, Gunpla community, to Star Wars community!

Some of these booths also held workshops such as Gunpla clean build by Gunpla Freedom Community Indonesia (GFCI) and handmade toys by Indonesia Art Toys community.

Comic and artist community also took part in this event under the Artist Alley area. Some big names exhibited their creation and also held a meet-and-greet with their fans such as Si Juki, Komik Gak Jelas, Blue Serenade, and many more!

Top Indonesian players compete in eSports Competition

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One of the highlights of BEKRAF Game Prime 2018 is the eSports competition. In two days, eight top professional Mobile Legends teams such as EVOS, RRQ, and Aerowolf competed in an invitational tournament.

Not only Mobile Legends, there was also a PES 2018 Wild Card Tournament. The winner of the tournament got a chance to compete in National Finals to win the best Indonesian players and represent Indonesia in SEA Finals, Kuala Lumpur next August.

Here are the winners of BEKRAF Game Prime 2018 eSports Competition

PES 2018 Wild Card Tournament:

  1. Winner: PBC Paul
  2. Runner-Up: Javelin Poluxandika
  3. Best of Four: Banisoll & Alfin

Mobile Legends Invitational 2018:

  1. Winner: RRQ O2
  2. Runner-Up: Aerowolf Roxy
  3. 3rd Place: Louvre

Game Prime Awards 2018, awards for the best game industry’s stakeholder

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Every year, BEKRAF Game Prime always gives awards to the best Indonesia games, developers, and others through an event called Game Prime Awards. These awards were given to the winners of eight available categories. And those are Most Innovative Gameplay, Most Promising Game, Industry Icon of the Year, Best Tabletop Game, Best Publisher, Best Booth, Citizen’s Choice Awards and Game of the Year.

The winners are chosen by a group of judges that consists of industry experts from local and international, such as:

  1. Wan Hazmer (Metronomik)
  2. Ian Gregory (Witching Hour Studios)
  3. Ian Purnomo (Sony Interactive Entertainment)
  4. Elizabeth Galuh (Streamline Games)
  5. Justin Ng (Gattai Games)
  6. Audi Eka (IDEA Network)
  7. Risky Maulana (Tech In Asia Indonesia)
  8. Fakry Naras (KotakGame)

Here are the Winners of BEKRAF Game Prime Awards 2018!

Winners of BEKRAF Game Prime Awards 2018 have been announced. If you missed the announcement during the event, don't worry we have it all.

And the winners of the Game Prime Awards 2018 are:

  1. Most Innovative Gameplay: King’s Play (Mintsphere)
  2. Most Promising Game: Forged of Blood (Critical Forge)
  3. Game Industry Icon of the Year: Hari Sungkari (BEKRAF)
  4. Game of the Year: Ultra Space Battle Brawl (Mojiken Studio)
  5. Best Publisher: Toge Productions
  6. Best Booth: Own Games
  7. Best Tabletop Game: Candrageni
  8. Citizen Choice’s Award: RedRain Game Studio

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See you in BEKRAF Game Prime 2019 next year!

Edited by Devi




About Writer

Febrianto is the Senior Editor of and the Lead Editor of He started his career in game industry as a game journalist since 2008, and was one of the initial members of since 2011. His biggest interest is local game developer scene. Currently, his mission is to spread the news about Indonesia’s game industry to both local and international game and creative industry’s enthusiast.