Next week’s Develop Awards will be the most widely attended of the awards night yet – with close to 150 companies set to attend.
Studios, format-holders, publishers and service companies from around the world will be in the room to see who won key accolades like New IP, Technology Provider or New Studio.
The Wednesday July 15th event at the Hilton Brighton Metropole Hotel will play host to over 500 development execs.
Other highlights on the night include:
- The Development Legend award will be handed to the famed Stamper Brothers, Tim and Chris, who founded beloved game studio Rare
- Comedian and writer Joel Dommett will compere the night as host
- There are 137 companies and 47 of their games in the running for this year’s awards
- New categories this year include New Games IP – Mobile (running alongside our New Games IP – PC/Console), Production Tool, Design & Creativity Tool plus the return of our Creative Outsourcer prizes for Audio and Visual & Development respectively
The Develop Awards are sponsored by: gold partners UKIE, Unity and Amiqus; drinks reception partner Keywords; table gift partner OPM Jobs; and event partners Aardvark Swift, InnoGames, Green Man Loaded, Develop: Brighton, LocalizeDirect and Universally Speaking.
Unity is also award partner for Micro Studio, while Iconicfuture is award partner for Use of a Licence or IP.
Find out more about the event at www.developawards.com.