informa
1 MIN READ
News

Infinity Blade II wins big at International Mobile Gaming Awards

Chair Entertainment's iOS title Infinity Blade II took home the "Grand Prix" and "Excellence in Gameplay" awards at the 8th annual International Mobile Gaming Awards held at Barcelona's Mobile World Congress.
Chair Entertainment's iOS title Infinity Blade II took home the "Grand Prix" and "Excellence in Gameplay" awards at the 8th annual International Mobile Gaming Awards held at Barcelona's Mobile World Congress. IMGA's judges reviewed more than 600 submissions from students, indie developers, and major publishers from all over the world. Chair Entertainment's action RPG came out as the best of the lot -- the original Infinity Blade also won the show's "Excellence in Design" award last year. Rolocule Games from India won the "People's Choice" award, receiving the most support in an online vote, for its iOS game Flick Tennis. Capy's critically-acclaimed iOS title Superbrothers: Sword & Sworcery EP won IMGA's "Most Innovative Game" award. The award winners for the various categories each receive €100,000 ($132,000) of free publicity from IMGA sponsor ProSieben Sat1 Games, while the "Grand Prix" winner receives €400,000 ($528,000) of free publicity. The full list of International Mobile Gaming Awards winners follows:
  • Grand Prize - Infinity Blade II by Chair Entertainment, USA
  • Judges Honorable Mention - Contre Jour by Mokus Games, Ukraine
  • People's Choice - Flick Tennis by Rolocule Games, India
  • Best Casual Game - Sprinkle by Mediocre AB, Sweden
  • Best Real World Game - Meatspace Invasion by C4MProd, France
  • Best Sports Game - Touchgrind BMX by Illusion Labs AB, Sweden
  • Best Mobile Social Game - Charadium II by On5, Lithuania
  • Excellence In Gameplay - Infinity Blade II by ChAIR Entertainment, USA
  • Most Innovative Game - Superbrothers: Sword & Sworcery EP by Capy, Canada

Latest Jobs

Manticore Games

San Mateo, California
8.23.22
Senior Software Engineer - Mobile

Sony PlayStation

San Diego, California
6.23.22
Sr. Online Programmer

The Walt Disney Company

Glendale, California
8.1.22
Associate Marketing Manager - Walt Disney Games

Insomniac Games

Burbank, California
8.26.22
Accessibility Design Researcher
More Jobs   

CONNECT WITH US

Explore the
Subscribe to
Follow us

Game Developer Job Board

Game Developer Newsletter

@gamedevdotcom

Explore the

Game Developer Job Board

Browse open positions across the game industry or recruit new talent for your studio

Browse
Subscribe to

Game Developer Newsletter

Get daily Game Developer top stories every morning straight into your inbox

Subscribe
Follow us

@gamedevdotcom

Follow us @gamedevdotcom to stay up-to-date with the latest news & insider information about events & more