Winners Announced for Prominent Game Marketing Awards

Winners Announced for Prominent Game Marketing AwardsThe Game Marketing Awards (GMA) has just announced the winners for its 9th annual program to celebrate best practices in marketing, promotion and advertising for the interactive game and entertainment community.

As always, the winners were selected by a jury of “world-class interactive entertainment marketing professionals.”

“On behalf of the GMS Board of Governors and IDG World Expo, I want to applaud all of the 2014 GMA winners,” said Mary Dolaher, Chief Executive Officer of IDG World Expo, owner of the Game Marketing Summit.  “Each recipient was selected by their peers against their own high standards of excellence, underscoring the fact that these companies and the individuals behind them are truly the best of the best in the uniquely challenging game marketing business.”

A partial list of winners includes:

Game Marketing Agency of the Year
Midnight Oil

Game Marketing Team of the Year

Outstanding TV or Theatrical Ad
Sony Computer Entertainment America

Best Digital Advertising Campaign
Xbox and Razorfish

Standout Ad Campaign
Team One and 2K

Outstanding Overall Marketing Campaign – Mobile Games

Best Showing at a Trade Event
Activision/Blizzard Entertainment

Most Effective Buzz Generating Tactic
IAM8BIT and Arenanet

Best Use of Sound Design
G-Net and Bethesda Softworks

Funniest Video Asset
Paradox Interactive

Best Product Logo Design
Petrol Advertising and Popcap Games

Best Limited Edition, Special Edition or Collector’s Edition
Namco Bandai Games America, Inc.

For a complete list of winers, click here.