Nominations are open for the prestigious TIGA Awards for game developers, educators, technology and service providers – and if you’re a TIGA member there are 18 Business of Games categories made just for you.
Nominations are open until Friday August 12th, and as ever the categories cover all sectors and disciplines within the games industry.
This year, TIGA is introducing a new category for members – one that rewards the studio, organisation or company which has shown outstanding commitment to Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR), whether in the form of charity initiatives, sustainability efforts or more.
The full list of Business of Games awards for TIGA members are:
Business of Games Awards (open to TIGA members only. Find out more about the benefits of becoming a TIGA member here)
- Game by a Small Studio
- Outstanding Leadership
- Educational Institution
- Engines, Middleware, Tools & Technology
- Best Small Studio
- Best Large Studio
- Legal Services Supplier
- QA and/or Localisation Provider
- Recruitment Agency
- Tax and Accountancy Firm
- Technical Innovation
- Best Art/Animation/Trailer Supplier
- Services Provider
- Education Initiative & Talent Development
- Employer of the Year
- Commitment to CSR
- Game of the Year
Not a TIGA members? Not a problem – you can still; enter into all of these great Game categories:-
Game Awards (open to all)
- Social Game
- Casual Game
- Educational, Serious or Simulation Game
- Racing Game
- Strategy Game
- Role Playing Game
- Puzzle Game
- Arcade Game
- Creativity in Games
- Heritage in Games
- VR/AR Game
- Diversity Award
- Audio Design
- Visual Design
- Best Game as a Service
The shortlists and winners are chosen by a panel of industry experts – except for the Game of the Year Award, which will be decided by attendees of the ceremony.
To enter or nominate, visit www.tiga.org/awards.
And check out guide on creating a great entry here: https://tiga.org/news/create-a-winning-entry-for-the-tiga-awards-2022
Tickets for the awards ceremony are available now. Click here to book yours now as they are limited.
SpecialEffect has been chosen as the Charity Partner for the TIGA Awards. This inspirational organisation transforms the lives of physically disabled people right across the world through the innovative use of technology.
The TIGA Awards are made possible thanks to supporters of the not-for-profit organisation. Early sponsors of the awards include (Gold Sponsors) Amiqus, Sumo Group, Supermassive Games and Ubisoft; (Silver Sponsors) Abertay University, Airship, Dovetail Games, Liquid Crimson, Pearson, Space Ape Games, Staffordshire University, Universally Speaking and the University of Portsmouth; (Bronze Sponsors) Birmingham City University, Bournemouth University, CCP Games, Creative Wales, Eaton Smith LLP, MMP Tax, Outplay, Payload Studios, PTW, RSM, S-Tech Insurance Services, Tazman Audio, Testronic and Worldmakers; plus (Drinks Sponsor) Kwalee.
A limited number of additional sponsorship opportunities are available. To find out more email firstname.lastname@example.org