Best New Nordic Talent Award celebrates the promising innovation and creativity of the Nordic development community. The award goes to a Nordic game project that has fulfilled the following criteria:
- The project is created by a team where at least 80% are Nordic
- The project is the first game created by the team
- The project is near-release or have been released within the past 12 months (from March 2008 and onwards).
To be considered for short-listing, the project must be sent in seven (7) copies on DVD, with a written design manual, a short motivation describing the team, plus contact information attached.
To be short-listed for this award you have to send your game project to the Nordic Game Program (address below) before 10 March 2009.
The projects for the short-list will be decided by Nordic Game Program. The listed games will be evaluated by the Nordic Game Award jury.
The winners will receive the award during the Nordic Game Awards 2009, to be held on 19 May during the Nordic Game 2009 conference.
Projects for consideration should be sent to:
Nordic Game Program
Minc, Anckargripsgatan 3â€¨SE - 211 19 MalmÃ¶, Sweden
Att: NGA Talent Award
Deadline is 10 March!
About Nordic Game Awards:
The Nordic Game Awards 2009 is organised by Nordic Game Program in cooperation with the following game producersâ€™ associations in the region: Danish Producers' Association, Finnish Neogames, Norwegian Producers' Association and Spelplan-Association of Swedish Game Developers.
The award show will take place during the Nordic Game 2009 conference, 19-20 May in MalmÃ¶, Sweden. More info about NGA 09 and the conference will be available soon at www.nordicgame.com.