Category Archives: Awards
Tue, May 14, 2013 | 04:07 BST
The finalists for the 2013 Games for Change awards have been announced, with one title scoring two nominations.
Mon, Apr 22, 2013 | 08:47 BST
The fourth annual Canadian Videogame Awards ceremony was held over the weekend, with Far Cry 3 picking-up six including Game of the Year while the excellent Mark of the Ninja won Best Indie and Best Downloadable Game. Hit the break for more winners.
Fri, Apr 19, 2013 | 11:32 BST
Ubisoft took home five prizes from last night’s MCV awards, while fellow behemoth publishers EA and Activision won two apiece and GAME walked away with the gong for best specialist retailer. More winners through the break.
Fri, Apr 19, 2013 | 01:11 BST
Developers make the games you love, but they don’t usually make the things that convince you to try the games you end up loving. That’s why, every year, an award ceremony honours the best of the industry’s marketing. In the last 12 months, Assassin’s Creed 3 was clearly the winner.
Thu, Apr 04, 2013 | 01:03 BST
Thatgamecompany’s Journey swept the annual Game Developers Choice Awards in San Francisco tonight, taking six gongs from under the noses of its illustrious peers.
Thu, Mar 28, 2013 | 02:33 GMT
Depressingly realistic business sim Cart Life has walked home with three of the Independent Games Festival’s 2013 awards, including the Seumas McNally grand prize.
Fri, Mar 15, 2013 | 00:20 GMT
GDC 2013 organisers have announced the titles to be showcased in its Best of Play selection, including a couple of well-known indies.
Wed, Mar 06, 2013 | 05:14 GMT
Sam Clay donned a suit and hit up the BAFTA Awards last night, speaking with a range of award-winning industry figures including thatgamecompany’s Robin Hunicke. Here’s what some of the
Tue, Mar 12, 2013 | 15:15 GMT
The British Academy Games Awards happened this evening, and Journey took home five awards. That’s not all: we’ll be posting video updates throughout the night, courtesy of Sam Clay.
Wed, Feb 27, 2013 | 00:50 GMT
Sony has revealed the winners of its 2013 PlayStation Network Gamer’s Choice Awards, which means the following champions are available at a discount.
Tue, Feb 19, 2013 | 16:45 GMT
Sony has announced the nominees for the third annual PlayStation Network Gamers’ Choice Awards. The awards feature ten categories featuring the “highest user-rated games” released on PSN in 2012.
Mon, Feb 18, 2013 | 04:23 GMT
Assassin’s Creed 3: Liberation has won the Writer’s Guild of America’s 2013 Outstanding Achievement in Videogame Writing award.
Tue, Feb 12, 2013 | 08:55 GMT
The British Academnt Games Awards have announced its nominees for this year’s award ceremony, and Thatgamecompany’s critically-acclaimed Journey is leading the pack with eight nominations. We’ve got the full list of nominees here.
Tue, Feb 12, 2013 | 01:29 GMT
Ray Muzyka and Greg Zeschuk, the now-retired “BioWare doctors”, will be honoured at the 13th Annual Game Developers Choice Awards next month.
Fri, Feb 08, 2013 | 05:14 GMT
Dice Summit 2013 is well under way, and tonight Vegas plays host to one of the most coveted industry awards shows in the biz. Journey didn’t manage to score in all 11 categories it was nominated for, but thatgamecompany carried home eight trophies.
Wed, Feb 06, 2013 | 04:57 GMT
Metacritic has published a list of games publishers ranked by their critical performance over the course of 2012.
Thu, Jan 24, 2013 | 21:00 GMT
GDC Organizers have announced the finalists for the 13th annual Game Developers Choice Awards. Finalists include Dishonored, The Walking Dead, Journey, Assassin’s Creed 3, and more.
Tue, Jan 22, 2013 | 22:10 GMT
Eight up and coming new talents have been chosen as members of the Independent Games Festival Awards’ Student Showcase.
Thu, Jan 17, 2013 | 00:32 GMT
Microsoft has proudly announced its repeat, Xbox-branded sponsorship of the Women in Gaming Awards at GDC 2013. Nominations are now open for the fifth annual awards with four categories up for grabs. The awards help highlight the presence of women in an industry which can be all too faceless and thereby appear even more male-dominated than it is, putting aspiring developers off pursuing the craft. GDC 2013 runs March 25-29 in San Francisco.
Wed, Jan 16, 2013 | 22:40 GMT
The Writers Guild of America has released a lit of nominees for its Outstanding Achievement in Videogame Writing category.