(StyriAn Games Award)
We’re proud to announce that this year during Button Festival the second SAGA Awards will a total value of EUR 1500 sponsored by UBIT/WKO and Game Dev Graz will be awarded!
Here are the details:
** Grand Prize **
* Audience Choice Award *
* Local Star Award *
There will be five named finalists selected by an international jury for the Grand Prize. The finalists will be named in April. Finalists will be given free passes to the Button Festival and space at the festival to present their games. The Audience Choice Award will be voted at the Button Festival by the audience of the festival from the finalists. The Local Star Award will be awarded to the best game from developers from/living in Styria.
The winners will be announced at the Button Festival.
Criteria: The competition is also open for entries in the prototyping stage, and finalists will be mainly judged based on their potential. Submissions must include a 2-3 minute pitch-video including gameplay of the game. Games must be in a playable stage for the Button Festival and presenting the game live at the button festival.
Open to all independent game developers worldwide.
Feb 1, Submission Deadline
Feb 15, Finalists Announced
March 17, Award Ceremony @ Button Festival (16.-17 in Graz)
see also finalists 2017: http://gamedevgraz.at/de/saga-award/