The award for Best Debut recognizes the very first game released by a new Danish team or individual.
The award for Best Visuals goes to the most coherent, expressive and all out best visual design in a Danish game.
The award for Best Audio goes to the most coherent, expressive and all out best audio experience in a Danish game.
BEST GAME DESIGN
The award for Best Game Design goes to the most coherent, expressive and all out best game design in a Danish game.
BEST NARRATIVE (NEW)
For excellence in the creation of story or narrative that captivates and engages the player. Games that go beyond telling a story with words or voice acting are also eligible.
BEST LIVE GAME (UPDATED)
For the game that has managed to evolve, engage, connect, and excite their players through updates, events and operational excellence. This includes delivering ongoing content and updates that provide audience growth while also engaging existing players to keep coming back for more. Eligible games include online games (both asynchronous and realtime), GaaS, free-to-play games, and other games that are being maintained with ongoing content, service and updates.
BEST EMERGENT EXPERIENCE (NEW)
For the game and play experiences that doesn't fit in any of the traditional boxes that are trying out new waters, platforms and formats. This includes, but is not limited to; installations, VR, MR, AR, instant games.
GAME OF THE YEAR
Simply the best Danish game of the year.
UPCOMING TALENT OF THE YEAR
This is not an award but a recognition and celebration of talents with in the game industry.