Nordic Game Awards 2013: Nominees Revealed

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On May 23, Nordic Game will present the seventh annual Nordic Game Awards.

The nominated games vying for the awards are:

Best Nordic Game 2013

  • Angry Birds Star Wars, Rovio, Finland
  • Clash of Clans, Supercell, Finland
  • Crusader Kings II, Paradox Development Studio, Sweden
  • EVE Online: Retribution
  • Hitman Absolution, IO Interactive, Denmark
  • Hotline Miami, Dennaton Games, Sweden
  • Krater, Fatshark, Sweden
  • Little Big Planet Vita, Tarsier Studios, Sweden
  • Naval War, Turbotape, Norway

Best Nordic Children's Game 2013

  • Blocksworld, Boldai, Sweden
  • Flyttefjæs, Copenhagen Bombay, Denmark
  • Pippi Långstrumps Villa Villekulla, Filimundus, Sweden
  • Toca Tailor, Toca Boca, Sweden

Best Nordic Handheld Game 2013

  • Clash of Clans, Supercell, Finland
  • Hay Day, Supercell, Finland
  • Subway Surfers, Kiloo, Denmark
  • Voodoo Friends, Cego, Denmark

Best Artistic Achievement Award 2013

  • Hitman Absolution, IO Interactive, Denmark
  • Pid, Might & Delight, Sweden
  • The Silent Age, House of Fire, Denmark
  • Unmechanical, Teotl Studios and Talawa Games, Sweden

Best Nordic Innovation Award 2013

  • Blocksworld, Boldai, Sweden
  • Dragonbox, Wewanttoknow, Norway
  • Forsvundet i Tiden, Bysted, Denmark
  • Hotline Miami, Dennaton Games, Sweden

Nordic Indie Sensation Award 2013

This award is a special public award. Visitors of the Nordic Game Indie Night (22 May) and the Nordic Game 2013 conference (23-24 May) will be able to try all the nominated games and vote for their favorite. The nominees are:

  • Badland, Frogmind, Finland
  • Clairvoyance, Erik, Johannes, Nicke & Oscar, Sweden
  • Flowstorm, Neat Corporation, Sweden
  • Rymdkapsel, Martin Jonasson, Sweden
  • Stikbold, Team Stikbold, Denmark
  • The Mission,  Xavier Lafont, Denmark
  • The Plan, Krillbite, Norway
  • The Silent Age, House on Fire, Denmark

The Nordic Game Awards is organised by the Nordic Game Institute in cooperation with Nordic Game Resources and the Nordic Game Conference. The Nordic Game Institute consists of the following game producers' associations in the region: Dataspelsbranschen (SE), Icelandic Gaming Industry (IS), Neogames (FI), Producentforeningen (DK), and Spillprodusentforeningen (NO).

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