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Gamer Cruise Controversy

The Koalition has been reporting on controversy surrounding a video game cruise known as Gamer Tech Events, Cruise Con, and Gamer Gauntlet. Varying reports attribute booking systems such as Cvent, Eventbrite, and Paypal used to take unfilled orders rather than … Continue reading

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Uncharted 4 wins nine; Overwatch GOTY

UNCHARTED 4: A THIEF’S END WINS 9 NAVGTR AWARDS; OVERWATCH TAKES GAME OF THE YEAR San Francisco, CA (March 20, 2017) / NAVGTR CORP. – The National Academy of Video Game Trade Reviewers, a 501(c)(3) non-profit media organization of 1,195 … Continue reading

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Nominee List for 2016

PRESS RELEASE FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE CONTACT: THOMAS J. ALLEN PHONE: 301-437-7880 E-MAIL: info at navgtr dot org DISHONORED 2 IS MOST HONORED WITH NAVGTR NOMINATIONS Austin, TX (February 14, 2017) / NAVGTR CORP. — The National Academy of Video Game … Continue reading

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SXSW Nominations for 2016

Gamers across the world started casting their votes on January 25th, 2017 and there’s one week left to make sure your favorite games and the creators behind them are rewarded at the SXSW Gaming Awards on March 18th in Austin, … Continue reading

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IGF Nominees for 2016

Seumas McNally Grand Prize: Inside (Playdead) Stardew Valley (ConcernedApe) Quadrilateral Cowboy (Blendo Games) Event[0] (Ocelot Society) Hyper Light Drifter (Heart Machine) Overcooked (Ghost Town Games) Nuovo Award: Islands: Non-Places (Carlburton LLC) Close (Tobias Zarges and Moritz Eberl) Diaries of a … Continue reading

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GDC Nominations for 2016

The complete list of nominees, including honorable mentions, for the 17th annual Game Developers Choice Awards is as follows: BEST AUDIO Battlefield 1 (EA DICE / Electronic Arts) Thumper (Drool) DOOM (id Software / Bethesda Softworks) Inside (Playdead) Overwatch (Blizzard … Continue reading

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DICE Nominations for 2016

UNCHARTED 4: A THIEF’S END AND INSIDE LEAD THE NOMINATIONS FOR 20th ANNUAL D.I.C.E. AWARDS The following is a partial list of nominees; the list of award categories, finalists and game maker credits is available at: http://www.interactive.org/images/awards/20th-Annual-DICE-Finalists.pdf In addition to … Continue reading

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GANG Nominations for 2016

Richard Savery announced the 2016 GANG nominations on January 31, 2017. Audio of the Year Battlefield 1 Gears of War 4 INSIDE Overwatch Uncharted 4: A Thief’s End Music of the Year ABZU Battlefield 1 The Last Guardian Sid Meier’s … Continue reading

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2016-2017 Brochures and Postcards Sent

Invitations to submit work (calls for entries) should be received in September.  If you were sent an electronic copy and would like a hard copy, please email tallen at navgtr dot org with your mailing address information. Download Brochure Download … Continue reading

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PAX South War of Awards 2016

Highlights from the 2016 caucus. A mock Iowa caucus was held in the 5,000 square foot Bobcat Theatre at the Penny Arcade Expo, a gaming festival drawing tens of thousands. The caucus event was titled, “Decision 2016: Vote on Game … Continue reading

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2015 Winners

PRESS RELEASE   FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE CONTACT: THOMAS J. ALLEN PHONE: 301-437-7880 E-MAIL: INFO AT NAVGTR DOT ORG   THE WITCHER 3: WILD HUNT WINS 14 NAVGTR AWARDS   San Francisco, CA (March 21, 2016) / NAVGTR CORP. – The … Continue reading

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