Media release: DC Thomson launches The Game Design Awards


THE Game Design Awards will celebrate game design and take place on Thursday 7th September at Dukes Corner in Dundee.

Launched by DC Thomson, the awards aim to bring something new and fresh to Dundee.

The Game Design Awards is a celebration of design in games globally, as well as Dundee’s games heritage.

Categories for the awards include Best Character Design and a Players Choice Award. There will also be a category recognising outstanding lifetime achievement in the games sector, with special emphasis in contribution to game design.

The Game Design Awards are now open for nominations.

The shortlist will be announced later this summer.

The evening will include an awards ceremony as well as food, drink, networking and entertainment.

Tickets are available here.

Award categories are available for sponsorship, please contact Dawn Campbell – here – for more information.


Notes to editors:

For further details please contact Rebecca Moncrieff, communications manager, on 07802 690213 or

DC Thomson

DC Thomson & Co Ltd is a private company and one of the leading publishing houses in the UK.

The company’s headquarters is in Dundee, Scotland, with a London base in Fleet Street.

DC Thomson publishes newspapers, magazines, comics and books. The company also has interests in radio, printing, retailing and online services.

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