Streaming games platform OnLive will serve as event partner for this year’s Games Media Awards.
Bruce Grove, general manager of OnLive, commented: It’s hugely valuable to take time out and recognise the excellence and contributions of our industry’s media.
Everyone at OnLive is delighted to be part of the celebrations again this year, and we look forward to seeing everyone on the night.”
This year’s Games Media Awards will take place on October 15th at the revamped Bloomsbury Ballroom.
The award categories have been overhauled, as has the judging and entry process. Over 250 people are expected to attend, with over 150 of them from national press, specialist outlets and further afield.
On Monday we unveiled the finalistsin our ten categories – eight of which have been voted for by panels of games journalists and their peers in the games business, accompanied by two special awards which will be voted for by consumers and event attendees respectively.
There are over 60 different writers, media outlets (including podcast brands and video channels) vying for prizes.
Comedian Holly Walshhas been confirmed as host for the event.
OnLive joins other event sponsors Sega (award partner – Rising Star), Green Man Gaming/Playfire (award partner – Gamers’ Choice), media partner Gamescom and after party sponsor FIFA 15 (Electronic Arts).
Other sponsorship opportunities are available – contactAlex.Boucher@intentmedia.co.ukfor more info or call him on 01992 535646.