The Develop:Star Awards bring together the game dev community to celebrate the very best games and talent within the industry. The 2019 winners were:

  • Best Visual Art: Forza Horizon 4 - Playground Games | Xbox Game Studios
  • Best Narrative: Detroit: Become Human - Quantic Dream | Sony Interactive Entertainment
  • Best Games Design: Cultist Simulator - Weather Factory
  • Best Audio, sponsored by Dolby: Tetris Effect - Monstars & Resonair | Enhance
  • Best Original IP: Two Point Hospital - Two Point Studios | Sega
  • Best Innovation, sponsored by Amiqus: Cultist Simulator - Weather Factory
  • Diversity Star: Kish Hirani - BAME in Games
  • Best Supplier: Amazon Game Tech
  • Recruitment Star: Amiqus
  • Best Use of an Engine: Forza Horizon 4 - Playground Games | Xbox Game Studios
  • Publishing Star, sponsored by GamesIndustry.biz: Curve Digital
  • Best Mobile Game: Old School RuneScape Mobile - Jagex
  • Game of the Year: Overcooked! 2 - Ghost Town Games | Team17
  • Best Micro Studio, sponsored by Hi-Rez Studios: Weather Factory
  • Best Studio: Sumo Digital

Check out the highlights video and some pics from the 2019 ceremony below, or view the photo album here...

The 2020 Develop:Star Awards will take place during Develop:Brighton on Wednesday 15 July.

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