Please join us in welcoming Turtle Beach, who will sponsor the Esports Title of the Year for this year’s event.
Nominations for this category and 29 others are currently open, with voting to start later this month. Nominations will close this Sunday at midnight AEDT.
Stephanie ‘Hex’ Bendixsen is set to host the first ever Australian Games Awards.
Hex will be joined on stage by a number of Australian content creators which will be announcing of the next couple of weeks.
Speaking on her hosting Hex said, “Having hosted the MCV Awards for some years – I’ve just loved the energy of the room and the opportunity the celebrate the achievements involved in getting games out to the public. But this event is a whole new level of incredible. I can’t tell you how excited I am to be able to be part of something that is covering all aspects of the gaming industry! An event that includes the voices of gamers and recognises contributions to our incredible community from all corners. It’s going to be one hell of a night!”
Fans will have their chance to meet Hex prior to the commencement of the night’s formalities. You can grab your Ultimate Fan ticket now, which includes the meet and greet.
We’re super excited to announce the Press Start and Southern Cross Austereo has joined as the official media partner for the Australian Games Awards!
Shannon Grixti, Managing Editor Of SCA’s Press Start told us, “We’re thrilled to be the media partner of the Australian Games Awards in its inaugural year”
“The Australian Video game community needs to be celebrated with a major annual awards ceremony and this is the event we have all desired that the consumer and industry can both get behind.”
“We also need another excuse to meet up for a few drinks so this seemed like a glorious opportunity.”
We’ll be working with the team to create some amazing custom content and opportunities, so stay tuned to the Press Start site and their socials!
After a huge out pouring from the community we are happy to announce that we have added a thirtieth and final award – Table Top of the Year!
As you would expect, this will recognize the best Table Top game to have a major release in 2018.
Thanks so much for the feedback and get nominating now!