Category Archives: Awards
Sun, Dec 08, 2013 | 02:57 GMT
VGX announced the winner of the Game of the Year, and it was Grand Theft Auto 5. Best Fighting Game went to Injustice: Gods Among Us.
Mon, Dec 09, 2013 | 09:57 GMT
Spike TV’s VGX was held this evening, bringing with it all sorts of news, debuts, trailers and announcements. VG247 posted news from the event as it happened as usual, so you will want to hit the break to find out all the happenings.
Tue, Dec 03, 2013 | 19:42 GMT
VGX has announced some of the content which will be featuring during its broadcast this coming Saturday evening, when the Spike’s Video Game awards will be handed out.
Wed, Dec 04, 2013 | 02:34 GMT
Sony Computer Entertainment Japan Asia has announced the winners of the 2013 PlayStation Awards. The accolades are handed out to titles which hit the highest sales figures between November 1, 2012 and October 31, 2013 in the region.
Thu, Nov 28, 2013 | 02:27 GMT
This year’s crop of Saxxy Award winners show off just how creative and talented the Team Fortress 2 community is, putting Source Filmmaker to work to produce some genuinely delightful shorts.
Mon, Nov 18, 2013 | 22:08 GMT
Fri, Nov 15, 2013 | 06:13 GMT
The Spike Video Game Awards, where we’re likely to find out more details on much of the new PlayStation 4 content revealed today, have been slapped with a new name and a release date.
Fri, Oct 25, 2013 | 16:40 BST
Fri, Oct 25, 2013 | 01:53 BST
The next Independent Games Festival will be quite a doozy, as organisers have announced yet another record-breaking round of entrants. 656 games have been submitted for the main competition, up from last year’s 589, which was at the time the highest number of entrant to date. The festival’s award show is using a different format this year, dropping the Technical Excellence category to allow for six finalists in each category. The IGF Awards take place during GDC in San Francisco in March.
Wed, Oct 23, 2013 | 16:11 BST
For the first time the Golden Joystick Awards are awarding a Lifetime Achievement award, and the first recipient will be Irrational Games co-founder Ken Levine. You know, that BioShock bloke.
Fri, Oct 18, 2013 | 14:38 BST
The next BAFTA games awards will be open for the public to attend, it has been announced. The event will now be closer to a consumer show, the aim being to “showcase the talent and excellence of our industry to a whole new passionate gamer audience.
Tue, Oct 08, 2013 | 20:12 BST
The winners of the 2013 IndieCade Awards have been announced and Quadrilateral Cowboy from Blendo Games took home the Grand Jury Award for overall excellence.
Tue, Oct 08, 2013 | 03:28 BST
Three local talents have been nominated in the Writers’ Guild of Great Britain’s 2013 awards.
Mon, Oct 07, 2013 | 17:06 BST
Valve has announced that it’s bringing back the Saxxy Awards for a third year. As always, the awards will be given to those with exceptional talent in making clips using Source Filmmaker and Team Fortress 2 assets.
Thu, Sep 05, 2013 | 03:04 BST
Sydney animation studio Plastic Wax won a gold medal at the 2013 Australian Effects and Animation Festival Awards for Epic Mickey’s ending cinematic.
Thu, Aug 29, 2013 | 12:05 BST
Voting has begun for the Golden Joystick Awards 2013, and the full list of shortlisted games and studios has gone live. You can cast your vote now.
Fri, Aug 09, 2013 | 02:14 BST
A few changes have been made to this year’s Independent Games Festival, resulting in more finalists but one less category.
Wed, Aug 07, 2013 | 20:57 BST
Unity Technologies has announced the finalists for its 2013 Unity Awards, taking place during the company’s Unite 2013 conference in Vancouver, Canada.
Fri, Jul 19, 2013 | 14:46 BST
Halo 4: Forward Unto Dawn, the live-action series, has been nominated for an Emmy by the Academy of Television Art & Sciences. It’s been nominated for Outstanding Main Title Design, and will go up against HBO’s Newsroom, FX’s American Horror Story: Asylum, Starz’ Da Vinci Demons (what?), CBS’ Elementary, the Sherlock Holmes series set in a modern-day with Lucy Liu, and History Channel’s Vikings. The 2013 Emmy Awards will air on Sunday, September 22 at 8pm EST on CBS. Thanks, D’toid.
Wed, Jul 03, 2013 | 01:31 BST