The International Mobile Games Awards returns to Southeast Asia, calling out for mobile and VR game developers, as well as studios and publishers based in Southeast Asia to submit their games to this year’s awards.
The deadline for entries on sea.imgawards.com is July 30, 2018.
Maarten Noyons, IMGA Founder announced the return, saying; “The 1st IMGA SEA was held in Kuala Lumpur and the 2nd IMGA SEA in Singapore. After these two successful years I am proud to announce Manila as the new city for the 3rd IMGA SEA. We have entered into a partnership with our friends at GDAP, ESGS and Alto.io. The 2-day IMGA judging, the Philippine Game Festival, the IMGS SEA Ceremony and ESGS, the largest eSports event in Southeast Asia will synchronize to create an amazing week of discovery, networking, learning and fun. Save the date: 22 – 28 October 2018″
Submitted games will be played by an online jury that will decide which nominees move on to become finalists. A jury made up of the best gaming experts in Southeast Asia will then select winners. Awarded games will automatically have a chance to win another prize during the 14th IMGA Global edition in San Francisco.
To be considered for nomination, submitted games must have been released after May 2017, or have not yet been published. Game submissions will only be accepted from the following countries: Brunei, Cambodia, East Timor, Indonesia, Laos, Malaysia, Myanmar, Philippines, Singapore, Thailand, Vietnam, Hong Kong and Taiwan.
Gaby Dizon, Chairman and Co-Founder at Alto.io added “We’re happy to bring the IMGA to the Philippines this year. We’ve watched IMGA Southeast Asia bring together the best of Southeast Asia’s game developers in the past few years, and we’re thrilled to do it in Manila during the Philippine Game Festival and ESGS this October.”
If you’re eligible, be sure to submit your game to this years IMGA before June 30 over on the IMGA official website.