Tag Archives: Awards

Angry Birds wins top prize at Appy Awards

If you’re ‘appy and you know it, clap your hands. Either that, or hope that your app wins big at the Appy Awards, which were organised by Carphone Warehouse and presented.. more

Ubisoft celebrates double at MCV Industry Excellence Awards 2011

Okay, so it might not be the league and cup double, but Ubisoft was still celebrating a big dual win at the MCV Industry Excellence Awards 2011. The games trade mag’s.. more

BAFTA video game award nominees announced

The nominations for this year’s BAFTA video game awards have been officially confirmed. And there’s a winner already – well sort of, in terms of the game which has been nominated.. more

Freesat names award winners

High definition and innovation were the key features at the Freesat 2010 Award winner’s event held in London. Out of the channels available, it was E4 that came out as being the channel with an original voice that appeals directly to its particular audience. Al.. more

BBC Wales wins big at Bafta Cymru

The Bafta Cymru Awards 2010 took place at the Millennium Centre in Cardiff and while the BBC Cymru Wales channel took eleven of the awards it was S4C that came out on top, with fourteen awards. With three of the top science fiction shows from.. more

Nominations wanted for Freesat Awards

For the second year, Freesat has opened up its doors for nominations to the now annual radio and television awards. The Freesat TV and Radio awards were launched last year in an attempt to recognise the best talent working within the industry. The awards are.. more

Batman: Arkham Asylum wins BAFTA best game

The BAFTA video game awards 2010 were presented last Friday evening, and there was a surprise winner in the best game category. Batman: Arkham Asylum scooped the top title for 2010, not the favourite which was Uncharted 2. Arkham Asylum also won best gameplay. Uncharted.. more

York scoops Google Street View prize

The first round of Google Street View’s best street awards has been a total shambles. Mainly because the victor of the most picturesque street in the UK category was the Shambles, an iconic little lane of shops in York city centre. The Shambles, which is.. more

BT awards still up for grabs

The phone and broadband provider BT has announced that community organisations are still able to apply for one of the firm’s awards schemes. The BT Community Connections Awards are open to any community organisation that is able to show that the work it does is.. more

Fallout 3 victorious at Golden Joystick awards

The Golden Joystick awards, the video game accolades voted for by the gaming public, have crowned post-apocalyptic shooter/rpg Fallout 3 as the ultimate game of the year. The level of voting was impressively high, with well over a million gamers making their opinions known. Call.. more