AWARD CATEGORIES

BEST SPECIAL INITIATIVE

Awarded to a special initiative not directly connected with game development making an impact on the community


BEST DEVELOPMENT EVENT

Awarded to a vertical event built around developers and game developers such as dev conferences or meetups


BEST DEVELOPMENT SCHOOL

Awarded to the best school (public or private) with a dedicated development program or complete focus on it


BEST NEW STUDIO

Awarded to the Italian  studio with the best debut game released on the market (console/PC/mobile) in 2018. No Early Access


STUDIO OF THE YEAR

Awarded to the studio that achieved the most important international results in terms of positioning/brand awareness with its games


GAME OF THE YEAR

Awarded to the best Italian videogame released on the market (console/PC/mobile) in 2018. No Early Access


ART & ANIMATION STAR

Awarded to an individual for his/her outstanding contribution in art (concept/2D/3D) or animation for his/her studio/game 


PROGRAMMING STAR

Awarded to an individual for his/her outstanding contribution in programming or tech-related tasks for his/her studio/game 


DESIGN STAR

Awarded to an individual for his/her outstanding contribution in design or creativity related tasks for his/her studio/game


PRODUCTION STAR

Awarded to an individual for his/her outstanding contribution in production, leading the studio to a/multiple smart release/s.


MARKETING, PR & BIZ DEV STAR

Awarded to an individual for his outstanding contribution in PR, marketing and business development for his studio/game


MANAGEMENT STAR

Awarded to a an individual for his/her outstanding contribution in managing a game studio (brand awareness/financial results)


FAR STAR

Awarded to an individual that achieved outstanding results doing his/her job abroad as an Italian game developer


 GT COMMUNITY AWARD

A special prize by the largest videogame community in Italy, awarded to the most anticipated Italian game  2019


JOURNALISM STAR

Awarded to the best Italian journalist writing about game development and related topics on major mainstream outlets (online/print)



INDUSTRY STAR

Awarded to an individual that has earned  personal visibility worldwide, helping to bring attention on the Italian game development scene 


GUIDING STAR

Awarded to an individual whose leadership and contribution have proved outstanding for the whole game development scene in Italy