GMA 2011: Games Media Legend and Rising Star

You have just over two weeks to make sure your views count in the run-up to this year’s Games Media Awards in association with Grainger Games.

If you haven’t already lobbied, you have until Monday July 25th. Simply email with your suggestions for the Games Media Legend and Rising Star awards.

Other categories include:-

Games Magazine
Games Website
Specialist Writer, Print
Specialist Writer, Online
Coverage by a National Newspaper Brand
Coverage by a Mainstream Magazine Brand
Regional Games Columnist
Games Broadcast/Podcast
Games Blog

Previous winners of the Rising Star category include Martin Robinson, Mike Channell and Simon Miller. Games Media Legends have included Steve Jarratt, Patrick Garratt and PC Zone.

Once the lobbying period has closed on Monday July 25th, the finalists will be announced. As ever, the winners will be voted for by members of the media and industry PRs.

The Games Media Awards in association with Grainger Gamesevening will be held on Wednesday October 26th at the super chic Vinopolis venue near Borough Market. Greg Davies, top stand-up and star of The Inbetweeners, will be the host for the evening.

Grainger Games has signed up as headline sponsor of the event, with other sponsors already signed up including Sony, EA, Codemasters, Ubisoft, Microsoft, Nintendo, Konami, NC Soft, Konami, Rising Star, Namco Bandai and Gamescom. Grainger Games has signed up as headline sponsor. A limited number of additional packages are available. can tell you more.

Up to 350 guests will attend this year’s Games Media Awards, including nearly 200 media. A limited number of trade tickets will be available at 99 per person. Contact to find out more.

You can follow the GMA Twitter feed at @GamesMediaAward.

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