Tag: Awards

Award news from competitions, tournaments, and other events.

A Short Hike Wins the Seumas McNally Grand Prize at the 22nd Annual Independent Games Festival Awards

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SAN FRANCISCO – March 18, 2020 – Adam Robinson-Yu’s A Short Hike won the Seumas McNally Grand Prize for Best Independent Game at the 22nd annual Independent Games Festival (IGF) Awards tonight. Originally scheduled to take place during the now-postponed Game Developers Conference (GDC) in San Francisco, the IGF Awards ceremony was reformatted as a […]

Untitled Goose Game Sneaks Away with the Win for Game of the Year at the 20th Annual Game Developers Choice Awards

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SAN FRANCISCO – March 18, 2020 – House House’s runaway viral sensation, Untitled Goose Game, was honored by the game development community with the prize of Game of the Year at tonight’s 20th annual Game Developers Choice Awards (GDCA) ceremony. Originally scheduled to take place during the now-postponed GDC, the Game Developers Choice Awards ceremony […]

2020 Game Developers Choice Awards to Honor Industry Veteran Kate Edwards with Ambassador Award

San Francisco – December 17, 2019 – Organizers of the 20th Annual Game Developers Choice Awards, the premier accolades for peer recognition celebrating the industry’s top games, studios and developers, have revealed that Kate Edwards, former head of the International Game Developers Association and current Global Game Jam executive director, will receive the Ambassador Award […]

Top VR and AR Companies to be Honored with Greenlight Insights 2019 Innovation Awards at xRS Week

xRS Week 2019

San Francisco, October 16, 2019 — Over two hundred organizations were considered for the inaugural class of Innovation Award Winners. In the end, the judges made the difficult selection of the four winners on the first Innovation Awards. These organizations represent the top of the class in four categories: Tools, Hardware, Enterprise Application, and Entertainment/Marketing […]

Greenlight Insights Announces Finalists for the 2019 Innovation Awards for Virtual Reality and Augmented Reality Excellence

xRS Week 2019

San Francisco, September 23, 2019 — Greenlight Insights has announced the 18 finalists of the 2019 Innovation Awards to be presented at the upcoming xRS Week 2019 Conference & Expo next month. These awards identify top virtual and augmented reality (“xR”) technology companies and end-user organizations that have implemented innovations using xR technology capabilities, products […]

Founder of Epic Games and Creator of ZZT and Unreal, Tim Sweeney, To Be Honored with Lifetime Achievement Award at the 2017 Game Developers Choice Awards (Press Release)

17th Annual Awards Ceremony to Take Place on March 1 at GDC in San Francisco SAN FRANCISCO – Jan. 20, 2017 – Organizers of the 17th Annual Game Developers Choice Awards, the premier accolades for peer recognition celebrating the industry’s top games, studios and developers, will recognize Tim Sweeney, founder of Epic Games and creator […]

Call for submissions now open for both Selected Projects (now Game Connection Development Awards) and Game Connection Marketing Awards!

And introducing the European Games Booster Awards – highlighting the best of European developers PARIS, FRANCE – 31 July 2014 – With a successful history of promoting and recognizing top talent in the games development and marketing fields, Game Connection’s two prestigious awards competitions are back again, with new and exciting changes in store! From […]

‘Doctor Who’ actor, Tom Baker, Lends Voice to Major Character in Recent Role-Play Convention Award Recipient, ‘Shadows: Heretic Kingdoms’

Eschborn, 12th May 2014 – He is back! Tom Baker, who already gave us goosebumps as the narrator in Kult: Heretic Kingdoms, will take on a new role in Shadows: Heretic Kingdoms. This time he will use his distinctive voice to bring life to one of the main charactes in the game: „Krenze“ – The […]