Game Awards

The Swedish Game Awards

CategoryYearGameNotes
CategoryYearGameNotes
Game of the Year2014DefunctReleased
Game of the Year2012Secrets of GrindeaReleased (EA)
Game of the Year2010Dwarfs!?Released
Best Execution in Art2017Pump the Frog
Best Diversity Effort2016Sam and Nicole
Best Technical Execution2016Cryptogram
Best Execution in Design2016Cryptogram
Best Execution in Design2015Frog ClimbersReleased
Best Execution in Narrative2017Eyes Align
Best Execution in Narrative2016Cryptogram
Gamers' Choice2017Penny's Farm
Gamers' Choice2014Flash and Crash
Gamers' Choice2015Frog ClimbersReleased
Gamers' Choice2013Fly or Die
Best Execution2013Little WarlockReleas
ed
Best Innovation2013King of the Thrill
Best Innovation2006Sumo
Best Innovation2005PromqueenReleased

International Awards

AwardYearGameAwarded by
AwardYearGameAwarded by
Best XNA Game2010AbzoliumMicrosoft Sweden
Mathematical Game2009Euklides MagicSveriges ingenjörer
NicoGRAPH Award2014Crocodile Chow DownNICOGRAPH International
The Award for Human Rights and Anti-discrimination2009Cause of WarThe Red Cross
The Award for Human Rights and Anti-discrimination2010PawnsThe Red Cross
The Award for Human Rights and Anti-discrimination2008Insats AfrikaThe Red Cross
The Award for Human Rights and Anti-discrimination2011ContingencyThe Red Cross
The Award for Human Rights and Anti-discrimination2008Monks of SangraelThe Red Cross
TUT-MS Dean's Award2014VertigoatTokyo University of Technology
TUT-MS Dean's Award2016Giddy UpTokyo University of Technology
Future Play: People's Choice2007DrinkSFuture Play Conference in Toronto
Best Social, Casual & Online2013Little WarlockGame Connection Europe in Paris
Best Social Game2016OMNIGame Connection Europe in Paris
alt.ctrl.GDC Showcase2018Pump The FrogGame Developers Conference
alt.ctrl.GDC Showcase2018Yo, Bartender!Game Developers Conference
alt.ctrl.GDC Showcase2018Grave CallGame Developers Conference
alt.ctrl.GDC Showcase2017CryptogramGame Developers Conference
alt.ctrl.GDC Showcase2017Zombie CrawlerGame Developers Conference

Alumni of the Year

Read more about the GAME alumni network here.

YearNameNotes
YearNameNotes
2007Mats AnderssonAvalanche Studios
2008Anders EkermoStarbreeze
2009Peter StråhleGRIN
2010Johannes WadinMight and Delight
2011Karin RydingOzma Games
2012???No data in our archives!
2013Annika O. BergströmSödertörn University
2014Ted SjöströmPixel Ferrets
2015Rikard JakschKing
2016Kim AavaGuerrilla Games
2017Joakim AndreasonParadox Interactive
2017Pernilla SparrhultParadox

The Gotland Game Conference

CategoryYearGameNotes
AwardYearGameNotes
Best Presentation2011???
The Innovation Award2015Workspace Warfare
Best Presentation2015Tamarrion
Best Third Year project2013Little WarlockReleased
Best Presentation2008In Other Words
The Innovation Award2013Torn
Cha-ching! Award
(Most commercially viable)
2015Summit Chasers
Best First Year Project2017Pump The Frog
Cha-ching! Award
(Most commercially viable)
2017Pump The Frog
Pwnage Award
(Best in competition)
2017Pump The Frog
The Innovation Award2017Grave Call
Pwnage Award
(Best in competition)
2015Frog ClimbersReleased
Best First Year Project2015Frog ClimbersReleased
Best First Year Project2016Cryptogram
The Innovation Award2016Cryptogram
Best First Year Project2014Crocodile Chow Down
The Innovation Award2014Crocodile Chow Down
Pwnage Award
(Best in competition)
2013CoBotsReleased
Best First Year Project2013CoBotsReleased
Best Presentation2012ClapperReleased
The Innovation Award2012BlockDropper
Pwnage Award
(Best in competition)
2009WalkaboutReleased
Best First Year Project2006Head Banger
Best First Year Project2010Gods of Steel
Best First Year Project2008Deep Ocean
Pwnage Award
(Best in competition)
2014Crocodile Chow Down
Best First Year Project2012ClapperReleased
Best First Year Project2009Chubby Chase Race
Best First Year Project2007BLOmma
Cha-ching! Award
(Most commercially viable)
2011Victorious Skies
Best Third Year project2014Veer
Best Third Year project2016Too few entries
Best Second Year Project2017Somnium
Best Presentation2016Slumber
Best Second Year Project2008Planetaria
Best Third Year project2017Penny's Farm
Best Presentation2017Penny's Farm
Best Presentation2010Midnight
Best Second Year Project2013Ghoulies
Best Third Year project2010Fumbies - The Cloud CreaturesReleased
Best Second Year Project2014DefunctReleased
Best Second Year Project2015Clouds BelowReleased
Best Second Year Project2009Cause of War
Cha-ching! Award
(Most commercially viable)
2016Anchored
Pwnage Award
(Best in competition)
2016Anchored
Best Second Year Project2016Anchored
Pwnage Award
(Best in competition)
2011Adventure League
Best Second Year Project2010Abzolium
Pwnage Award
(Best in competition)
2008Vertigo
Best Presentation2014Tower Offensive
Cha-ching! Award
(Most commercially viable)
2014Tower Offensive
Best Third Year project2012Secrets of GrindeaReleased (EA)
Best Presentation2007Roskilde
Cha-ching! Award
(Most commercially viable)
2013Little WarlockReleased
Best Second Year Project2012Little WarlockReleased
Cha-ching! Award
(Most commercially viable)
2012Little WarlockReleased
Pwnage Award
(Best in competition)
2012Little WarlockReleased
Best Presentation2009Ghost Written
Pwnage Award
(Best in competition)
2007Fairytale
Best Third Year project2009ExhaustReleased
Pwnage Award
(Best in competition)
2010Dwarfs?!Released
Best Third Year project2015Agency
Best Second Year Project2011(not awarded)
Best Third Year project2011(not awarded)
Best First Year Project2011(not awarded)
Student's Choice2017Penny's Farm
Student's Choice2016Neiva
Student's Choice2015PvGvP
Student's Choice2014Undercover Agency
Student's Choice2013Tribal Marathon
Student's Choice2012Secrets of Grindea
Public Choice2011Overkill
Public Choice2010Abzolium
Public Choice2009Chubby Chase Race
Most Helpful Group2009Archaic
Best Exhibition2010Abzolium
Best Exhibition2009Penalty of Heroes
Best Game - Open and Invitational2008Dark Room
Best Serious Game2007Wobble Trouble
Best Serious Game2008GameRider
Best Serious Game2010Colorless
Best Serious Game2009Ghost Written
JADE Project Award2009Archaic
JADE Project Award2008Fairytale

The Almedalen Library Award

YearGame
YearGame
2017Pump The Frog
2016F.R.A.U.S.
2015Colors of the Wind
2014Tower Offensive
2013Lunar Love
2010Fumbies - The Cloud Creatures
2009Ghost Written
2008Fairytale