Great news for those of you who’ve been looking forward to the SEA Game Awards, it’s just around the corner! The annual award show, which is part of Level UP KL, has been running since 2016 and will offer game developers a prestigious title and recognition for all the hard work and effort they’ve put into their submitted titles.
This year, there were 109 entries submitted, with 45 from Malaysia, 42 from Indonesia, 11 from the Philippines, 5 from Thailand, 3 from Singapore and 3 from Vietnam. 40 games have been shortlisted, and all of them are available for the audience to check out before casting their votes for the Audience Choice Award. There will be 10 awards in total, with the others being the Grand Jury Award, Rising Star Award, Best Technology, Best Visual Art, Best Game Design, Best Audio, Best Storytelling, Best Innovation, and Best Student Game.
What’s special about this year’s edition of the SEA Game Awards is while it’s completely virtual, it will also be broadcasted on Tiktok – the first-of-its-kind collaboration in Malaysia. It will also feature Malaysian and international talents who are influential on the platform, including Meo2k4, deejaysoda, Rendy Rangers, Alice, Thames, and MissAlvy.
If you’ve been waiting for the high-anticipated industry awards show be sure to tune in to eGG Network (Astro CH800), ASTRO Hello (AstroCH 702), and TikTok on 27 November 2020 at 8pm. It’s going to be really exciting and something you don’t want to miss!