2017 SHORTLIST 

 
Congratulations to everyone who made the shortlist last year!
 
The 2018 categories have now been revealed and entries are open. 

CREATIVE ACHIEVEMENT

New Games IP:
Horizon Zero Dawn - Guerrilla Games 
Overcooked - Ghost Town Games 
Dawn of Titans - NaturalMotion  
Yooka-Laylee - Playtonic Games 
Virginia - Variable State 
Snake Pass - Sumo Digital
Frontier – Planet Coaster
Inside - Playdead
Little Nightmares - Bandai Namco 
Human Fall Flat - Curve Digital 
Animation Unity 3D
Horizon Zero Dawn – Guerrilla Games
Blackwood Crossing – PaperSeven 
Yooka Yaylee - Playtonic 
Virginia - Variable State 
Total War: Warhammer - Creative Assembly
The Sexy Brutale - Cavalier Games 
The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt - Blood and Wine - CD Projekt Red 
Planet Coaster - Frontier ​​
Visual Design
Horizon Zero Dawn - Guerrilla Games  
Forza Horizon 3 - Playground Games 
Halo Wars 2- Creative Assembly 
Yooka-Laylee - Playtonic Games 
Batman: Arkham VR - Rocksteady Studios 
The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt – Blood and Wine - CD Projekt Red 
Virginia - Variable State 
Dawn of Titans - NaturalMotion  
Music Design
Horizon Zero Dawn - Guerrilla Games
Forza Horizon 3 - Playground Games 
The Sexy Brutale - Cavalier Games 
Virginia - Variable State 
Planet Coaster - Frontier 
Sniper Elite 4 - Rebellion 
Hue - Fiddlesticks Games  
PlayStation VR Worlds - Sony Interactive Entertainment 
Total War: Warhammer - Creative Assembly 
Get Even - Bandai Namco 
Sound Design
PlayStation VR Worlds - Sony Interactive Entertainment 
Until Dawn: Rush of Blood - Supermassive Games 
Forza Horizon 3 - Playground Games
Halo Wars 2 - Creative Assembly  
Sniper Elite 4- Rebellion 
Battlefield 1- EA DICE  
Stories Untold - No Code 
Planet Coaster - Frontier 
Batman: Arkham VR - Rocksteady Studios 
Best Writing
Horizon Zero Dawn - Guerrilla Games
Torment: Tides of Numenera - inXile Entertainment
Sunless Sea - Failbetter Games
The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt - Blood and Wine - CD Projekt Red
The Sexy Brutale - Cavalier Games
Stories Untold - No Code
The Bunker - Splendy Games
Blackwood Crossing - PaperSeven
Batman: Arkham VR - Rocksteady Games
Get Even - Bandai Namco
 
Best Performance
SIGNA (Inside) - Playdead 
Anna Acton (Hue)- Fiddlesticks Games 
Doug Cockle (The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt - Blood and Wine) - CD Projekt Red 
Larry Fessenden (Until Dawn: Rush of Blood) - Supermassive Games 
Jon McKellan (Stories Untold) - No Code 
Adam Brown (The Bunker) - Splendy Games 
Mark Hamill (Batman: Arkham VR) - Rocksteady Studios 
John DiMaggio (LEGO Dimensions Adventure Time Level Pack) - TT Games
Brian Blessed (Loco Dojo) - Make Real
Publishing Hero
Team17
505 Games
Curve Digital
Sega Europe Ltd
All 4 Games
Kiss Ltd
Wales Interactive
Dovetail Games
Devolver Digital 
ID@Xbox
Micro/ Start Up Studio
Splendy Games
Ghost Town Games
Variable State
Fiddlesticks Games
No Code
Ant Workshop
Independent Studio
Supermassive Games
Playground Games
Playsport Games
CD Projekt Red
Playdead
Sumo Digital
Rebellion
Frontier
In-House Studio
NaturalMotion
Creative Assembly
Rocksteady Games
Reflections, a Ubisoft Studio
TT Games
Guerrilla Games
Team17
Jagex
Dovetail Games
New Studio
Cavalier Games
Ghost Town Games
Variable State
Playtonic Games
Playsport Games
Splendy Games
Fiddlesticks Games

SPECIALIST CONTRIBUTION

Creative Outsourcer- Visual & Development 
Multiple projects - Axis Animation
Lost (Amazon Lumberyard) - Realtime UK
Hybrid Wars (Wargaming WG Labs) - Flipbook
Virginia - Pink Kong Studios
Multiple projects - d3t
 
Design & Creativity Tool
Popcorn FX - Persistant Studios 
Dehumaniser - Krotos Ltd 
WWise - Audiokinetic 
GameMaker Studio - YoYo Games 
Maya 2017 - Autodesk 
Tools Provider- Production 
Favro
Perforce Software
Popcorn FX - Persistant Studios
Plan of Attack on behalf of Amazon Game Studios
YoYo Games
Engine
Amazon Lumberyard
Guerrilla Games (Decima Engine)
Epic Games (Unreal Engine)
YoYo Games (Gamemaker Studio)
Unity
Recruiter
Aardvark Swift
Amiqus
Avatar Games
CV Bay Ltd
Datascope Recruitment
OPM Response
Skillsearch Games & Interactive
Services
Audiomotion Studios
Flipbook
Formosa Interactive
GameDev Network Limited
d3t
Player Research
Red Kite Games
QA & Localisation
Allcorrect
Jinglebell Localization
LocalizeDirect Ltd
Lollipop Robot
Testronic
MoGi Group Ltd
Testology
VMC
Universally Speaking
Technology Provider
Allegorithmic
Dimensional Imaging (DI4D™)
Epic Games
Multiplay
OptiTrack
Speech Graphics
Spirit AI
Tazman-Audio Ltd
Creative Outsourcer- Audio
Side UK – Battlefield 1 (EA Dice)
Submersion Audio – Robo Recall (Epic Games)
Nimrod – Horizon Zero Dawn (Guerrilla Games)
Sounding Sweet -  Forza Horizon 3 (Playground Games)
93 Steps – Ride 2 (Milestone)
Soundcuts Ltd – Sunless Sea (Failbetter Games)
Formosa Interactive – Multiple projects
Sweet Justice Sound – Multiple projects
Studio of the Year
Supermassive Games
Guerrilla Games
Playground Games
Sumo Digital
Creative Assembly
CD Projekt Red
Team 17
Rebellion