Tag Archives: bafta
Sat, Mar 16, 2013 | 19:56 GMT
A video featuring Irrational’s Ken Levine’s dveloper Q&A filmed March 5 at BAFTA has been posted by 2K Games. In it, Levine talks “From Shodan, to Big Daddy, to Elizabeth: The Evolution of AI Companions” with Simon Parkin. It also features an audience Q&A. Watch it below. BioShock Infinite released March 26 on PC, PS3, and Xbox 360
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.
Mon, Feb 25, 2013 | 09:31 GMT
Valve founder Gabe Newell is to receive a BAFTA fellowship at its British Academy Games Awards ceremony on March 5th.
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, Dec 11, 2012 | 23:35 GMT
A video from the Games Question Time event, held by BAFTA and GamesIndustry International last week, shows presenter Jonathan Ross discussing the evolution of video games culture.
Wed, Jun 13, 2012 | 15:17 BST
Eidos life president, Ian Livingstone, feels that mid-tier console studios could soon be a thing of the past as triple-A games grow larger, and consumers become more interested in mobile and broswer-based games.
Mon, Mar 05, 2012 | 09:54 GMT
BAFTA’s announced it’s to reward the Special Award to Mojang’s Markus ‘Notch’ Persson at the BAFTA Video Game Awards next week.
Wed, Dec 21, 2011 | 16:19 GMT
BAFTA’s gone up with its annual yearly video games lecture, this time given by BioWare doctors Ray Muzyka and Greg Zeschuk. The pair talk for half an hour before opening up to a half-hour Q&A, chaired by Eurogamer’s Johnny Minkley. The full thing’s over on BAFTA’s site, but there’s a small preview below.
Tue, Nov 22, 2011 | 14:25 GMT
Mon, Oct 24, 2011 | 13:56 BST
BAFTA’s announced the list of games nominated within this year’s list of games categories in the Children’s BAFTAs. For best game, the choice is between Kirby’s Epic Yarn, LEGO Pirates of the Caribbean, LittleBigPlanet 2 and Pokemon Black & White. In the Kids Choice award, nominations are between Angry Birds Rio, Cut the Rope, FIFA 11, Just Dance 2, Kinect Sports, Michael Jackson: The Experience, Need for Speed: Hot Pursuit, Professor Layton and the Lost Future, The Sims 3, Wii Party. Size Five Games’ Privates is also up for a nomination in the Learning – Secondary category.
The ceremony happens on November 27.
Thu, Oct 06, 2011 | 19:27 BST
BAFTA has added new categories to its game awards: Debut Game, Online – Browser, Online – Multiplayer and Performer. The Debut award will be handed to a studio releasing its first game during the same year the award is given, and the performance award will be handed to either voice or motion work. The Online browser award is self explanatory, and Online multiplayer can apply to any game which has online multiplayer capabilities. The BAFTAs take place on Friday, March 16, and nominations open on February 16. Thanks, GI.biz.
Wed, Jun 01, 2011 | 09:28 BST
BAFTA’s just announced that it’s bringing its video games arm to the US.
Thu, Mar 17, 2011 | 20:01 GMT
Thu, Mar 17, 2011 | 08:14 GMT
The British game BAFTAs were awarded tonight, and hosted by Dara O’Briain. Lots of people won. Peter Molyneux accepted his BAFTA Fellowship award. It was all very lovely.
Mon, Feb 21, 2011 | 09:12 GMT
Wed, Feb 16, 2011 | 10:36 GMT
BAFTA’s announced the full list of nominations for this year’s game awards, with Ubisoft’s Assassin’s Creed: Brotherhood leading the charge with seven.
Sat, Mar 20, 2010 | 00:52 GMT
Shigeru Miyamoto took the stage at the BAFTA awards tonight to accept the Fellowship Award.
Fri, Mar 19, 2010 | 22:15 GMT
Uncharted 2 walked off with Best Action Game at the BAFTA awards this evening, beating out Assassin’s Creed 2, Batman: Arkham Asylum, Modern Warefare 2, inFamous, and Left 4 Dead 2.
It also took the awards for Use of Audio, Original Score and Story. It’s up for nine awards tonight.
The running list of winners is below the break and you can watch it live through here.
Fri, Mar 19, 2010 | 16:17 GMT
You probably can’t remember things too well. Good thing we can, otherwise we wouldn’t have remembered to remember to tell you that the Gaming BAFTAs take place later tonight.