Game Dev Heroes has announced the shortlists for the 2019 Game Dev Heroes awards.
After received more than 550 nominations the Game Dev Heroes team have closeted themselves away, refining down the entries to create shortlists of 8 nominees for each of the 11 award categories.
Each category received loads of inspirational and heartfelt submissions, demonstrating the strength of support across the industry for the sentiment of the awards.
On April 17th game dev students, challenge participants and finalists, academics, studio representatives and industry heavyweights all descended on Sheffield for one of the UK’s biggest student-oriented game development events, the Search For A Star and Sumo Digital Rising Star Finals Day, created and run by Grads in Games.
Huge congratulations to the Sketchbook Games team for winning this year's UK Game of the Show Award at gamescom for Lost Words.