SAGA 2024 – Registration

Award Categories

  • Grand Prize
    • Voted by a jury
    • Games from Austria
    • Endowed with 1.000 €
  • Local Star Award
    • Voted by a jury
    • Games from Styria
    • Endowed with 300 €
  • Audience Choice Award
    • Voted by the visitors of the button Festival, where the games are exhibited.
    • Games from Austria
    • Endowed with 200 €

Rules

  • The applicants assure that the submitted game has been developed primarily in Austria. GameDevGraz is authorized to conduct a plausibility check for this purpose.
  • For the Local Star Award, the applicants assure that the submitted game has been developed primarily in Styria. GameDevGraz is authorized to conduct a plausibility check for this purpose.
  • Games and prototypes can be submitted as long as they are in a playable state.
  • A game can only be submitted for the SAGA if it has not become a Finalist in previous years.
  • Submission of a game in multiple categories is allowed.
  • To be eligible for a prize, it is mandatory to exhibit the game at the button Festival 2024 and participate in the award ceremony there.
    All applicants, whose games become Finalist will be provided a booth at the button Festival, free of charge.
  • Only natural and legal persons who have the necessary usage rights for submission are eligible. The submission and the process are conducted in English.
  • Digital games that have been or will be released after the end of the submission phase of the previous award period and no later than the last day of the year can be submitted.
    To clarify: The (expected) release date of the game must be between January 1, 2023, and December 31, 2024.

Registration – Deadline: 18.02.2024