IIDEA announced the nomination for the Italian Video Game Awards 2022with i finalist games in the various categories: The awards ceremony will be broadcast on Twitch on July 5 starting at 7pm, opening the First Playable event.
Best Italian Game
Dice Legacy by DESTINYbit Faraday Protocol by Red Koi Box Hot Wheels Unleashed by Milestone Martha is Dead by LKA Vesper by Cordens Interactive
Best Italian Debut Game
Angry Giant by Jokerrsoft Faraday Protocol by Red Koi Box Nostalgic Anonymous by Hufu Interactive Storytelling RiMS Racing by RaceWard Studio Vesper by Cordens Interactive
CUCCCHI by Fantastico Studio Dice Legacy by DESTINYbit Hundred Days – Winemaking Simulator by Broken Arms Games Martha is Dead by LKA Vesper by Cordens Interactive
“In addition to the three categories announced, the prestigious Outstanding Italian Company and Outstanding Individual Contribution awards will also be awarded during the Italian Video Game Awards to reward the Italian professional and company who have distinguished themselves most during the year”, reads Press release.
“These categories have no finalists and the winners will be revealed, along with the others, during the awards ceremony.”
Italian Video Game Awards, the prize
The jury of experts that this year evaluated the numerous applications received is made up of professionals from the international videogame industry and important exponents of the specialized press who have used their in-depth knowledge of the sector to select the finalists, giving the award an additional prestige and authority.
Among the jurors of this edition we find Rami Ismail, independent developer and consultant; Hollie Bennett, Head of Influencers & Engagement at Frontier Developments; Jon Goddard, Senior Director of Corporate Brand & Communications at Lockwood Publishing; Richie Shoemaker, editor of MCV / DEVELOP; Sam Loveridge, GamesRadar’s Global Editor-in-chief, and Vikki Blake, freelance journalist who collaborates with the BBC, Eurogamer, GamesIndustry.biz, MTV and PC Gamer.
“The Italian Video Game Awards put the spotlight on the excellence of the Italian videogame industry and help us to promote both in Italy and abroad the great cultural and artistic value of Italian creative productions which today are experiencing a particularly interesting phase”, he declared. Thalita Malago, General Manager of IIDEA.
“For this tenth edition of the award we have had the great honor of working with a very prestigious jury that has evaluated the candidates and selected the finalists with great attention and impartiality in the past weeks. Now we are curious to discover and celebrate the winners together!”