Develop Awards lobbying now open

The lobbying period for the 2011 Develop Industry Excellence Awards has now opened.

But hurry – you’ve got a week to send in your suggestions for potential finalists. Lobbying is due in by Tuesday, April 19th.

We only need a short pitch from you about your company or game sent to

21 awards are up for grabs for studios across Europe, with the core awards like Independent Studio, Development Legend and New IP still part of the mix.

Last year’s New Download IP, Micro Studio and individual creative outsourcing awards which debuted last year also return.

Click here for a full guide on each award and how to lobby.

Over 550 games development professionals attended the event last year. To book your place at the 2011 awards contact

The ceremony takes place on July 20th at the Hilton Metropole Hotel in Brighton. Amiqus has signed as Gold Sponsor, with Babel Media sponsoring the Development Legend prize. OPM Recruitment is on board as Table Gift Partner.

If you want to sponsor the event, a category or an award, contact for more details.

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