JIGA is proud to reveal this year’s stellar line-up of award nominees for the BitSummit Awards. The nominees represent some of the best of the games submitted to BitSummit 7 Spirits. After much deliberation by JIGA, Japanese industry veterans, select media, and fellow developers, a handful of prominent titles will stand as candidates for the coveted awards.
◆ VERMILION GATE AWARD
Best of Show
◆ INTERNATIONAL AWARD
Best of International Games
◆ INNOVATIVE OUTLAW AWARD
Innovation in Technology or Ideas
Unpacking by Witch Beam
ONKOU CHA-HAN by Wataru Nakano × MIYAZAWORKS
Symbio by Jesper Bergman, Hangning Zhang, Kaijun Wang, Kristina Stiskaite, Alexander Sinn, Merve Metinkol
Madorica Real Estate by GIFT TEN INDUSTRY K.K.
Legal Dungeon by Somi
◆ EXCELLENCE IN GAME DESIGN AWARD
RPG Time: The Legend of Wright by DESKWORKS
The MISSING – J.J. Macfield and the Island of Memories by 株式会社White Owls
Sweep It! by Omoplata Games
BELOW by CAPY GAMES
Mørkredd by Hyper Games
◆ VISUAL EXCELLENCE AWARD
◆ EXCELLENCE IN SOUND DESIGN AWARD
In addition to these awards, showgoers can vote on their favorite games for the Popular Selection Award by stopping by the voting booth at the show. BitSummit media partners will also award their favorite games of the show.
The award ceremony will start from the main stage on Sunday, June 2nd at 4 PM JST. Twitch will stream the entire affair on their BitSummit stage channel here: https://www.twitch.tv/bitsummit/