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{{AwardsResults|2008}}
 
{{AwardsResults|2008}}
  
==Summary==
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=Summary=
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Ben Jordan and Colourwise both came away with four awards, A Second Face got three, Nanobots two. [[ProgZmax]] was given the Lifetime Achievement award. The [http://ssh.me.uk/AGS_Awards_2008.zip awards ceremony was done as a downloadable AGS game], as in [[AGS Awards 2007|2007]].
  
Ben Jordan and Colourwise both came away with 4 awards, A Second Face got 3, Nanobots 2. [[ProgZMax]] was given the Lifetime Achievement award. The [http://ssh.me.uk/AGS_Awards_2008.zip awards ceremony was done as a downloadable AGS game], as in [[AGS Awards 2007|2007]].
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The awards were organised by [[SSH]], with [[CJ]] providing the in-forum advertising, new nomination and voting pages.
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=Categories=
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==Main Awards==
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{| width=100%
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| align=center valign=top single=true |
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{{Award
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|award=Best Game Created with AGS
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|winner={{Game|1115|A Second Face - The Eye of Geltz is watching Us}}
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|author={{Author|Le Woltaire|Le+Woltaire}}
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|nominee1={{Game|1065|Ben Jordan: Paranormal Investigator Case 7 - The Cardinal Sins}}
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|author1={{Author|Francisco Gonzalez|Francisco+Gonzalez}}
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|nominee2={{Game|1040|Nanobots}}
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|author2={{Author|The Ivy|The+Ivy}}
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|nominee3={{Game|1115|A Second Face - The Eye of Geltz is watching Us}}
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|author3={{Author|Le Woltaire|Le+Woltaire}}
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|nominee4={{Game|1056|Ben There, Dan That!}}
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|author4={{Author|Dan Marshall and Ben Ward|Dan+Marshall+and+Ben+Ward}}
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|nominee5={{Game|1097|Limey Lizard: Waste Wizard!}}
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|author5={{Author|ProgZmax|ProgZmax}}
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}}
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|}
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==Writing & Design==
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{| width=100%
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| align=center valign=top width=50% |
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{{Award
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|award=Best Original Story
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|winner={{Game|1115|A Second Face - The Eye of Geltz is watching Us}}
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|author={{Author|Le Woltaire|Le+Woltaire}}
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|nominee1={{Game|1065|Ben Jordan: Paranormal Investigator Case 7 - The Cardinal Sins}}
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|author1={{Author|Francisco Gonzalez|Francisco+Gonzalez}}
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|nominee2={{Game|1115|A Second Face - The Eye of Geltz is watching Us}}
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|author2={{Author|Le Woltaire|Le+Woltaire}}
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|nominee3={{Game|1040|Nanobots}}
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|author3={{Author|The Ivy|The+Ivy}}
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|nominee4={{Game|979|Once Upon A Crime}}
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|author4={{Author|Ghost|Ghost}}
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|nominee5={{Game|1056|Ben There, Dan That!}}
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|author5={{Author|Dan Marshall and Ben Ward|Dan+Marshall+and+Ben+Ward}}
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}}
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|
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{{Award
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|award=Best Dialogue Writing
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|winner={{Game|1065|Ben Jordan: Paranormal Investigator Case 7 - The Cardinal Sins}}
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|author={{Author|Francisco Gonzalez|Francisco+Gonzalez}}
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|nominee1={{Game|1056|Ben There, Dan That!}}
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|author1={{Author|Dan Marshall and Ben Ward|Dan+Marshall+and+Ben+Ward}}
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|nominee2={{Game|1097|Limey Lizard: Waste Wizard!}}
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|author2={{Author|ProgZmax|ProgZmax}}
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|nominee3={{Game|1115|A Second Face - The Eye of Geltz is watching Us}}
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|author3={{Author|Le Woltaire|Le+Woltaire}}
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|nominee4={{Game|1040|Nanobots}}
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|author4={{Author|The Ivy|The+Ivy}}
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|nominee5={{Game|1065|Ben Jordan: Paranormal Investigator Case 7 - The Cardinal Sins}}
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|author5={{Author|Francisco Gonzalez|Francisco+Gonzalez}}
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}}
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|}
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{| width=100%
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| align=center valign=top width=50% |
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{{Award
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|award=Best Player Character
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|winner={{Game|1097|Limey Lizard: Waste Wizard!|Limey Lizard}}
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|author={{Author|ProgZmax|ProgZmax}}
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|nominee1={{Game|1040|Nanobots|Groovy Greg}}
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|author1={{Author|The Ivy|The+Ivy}}
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|nominee2={{Game|1097|Limey Lizard: Waste Wizard!|Limey Lizard}}
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|author2={{Author|ProgZmax|ProgZmax}}
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|nominee3={{Game|1056|Ben There, Dan That!|Ben}}
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|author3={{Author|Dan Marshall and Ben Ward|Dan+Marshall+and+Ben+Ward}}
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|nominee4={{Game|1115|A Second Face - The Eye of Geltz is watching Us|Player}}
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|author4={{Author|Le Woltaire|Le+Woltaire}}
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|nominee5={{Game|994|Sydney Treads the Catwalk|Sydney}}
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|author5={{Author|Ivan Dixon (aka iSTVAN)|Ivan+Dixon+%28aka+iSTVAN%29}}
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}}
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|
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{{Award
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|award=Best Non Player Character
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|winner={{Game|1077|Little Girl in Underland|Magic Smiling Cat}}
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|author={{Author|The Ivy|The+Ivy}}
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|nominee1={{Game|1077|Little Girl in Underland|Magic Smiling Cat}}
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|author1={{Author|The Ivy|The+Ivy}}
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|nominee2={{Game|1115|A Second Face - The Eye of Geltz is watching Us|Groth}}
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|author2={{Author|Le Woltaire|Le+Woltaire}}
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|nominee3={{Game|1097|Limey Lizard: Waste Wizard!|Lucky Lemming}}
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|author3={{Author|ProgZmax|ProgZmax}}
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|nominee4={{Game|1056|Ben There, Dan That!|Dan}}
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|author4={{Author|Dan Marshall and Ben Ward|Dan+Marshall+and+Ben+Ward}}
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}}
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|}
  
The awards were organised by [[SSH]], with [[CJ]] providing the in-forum advertising, new nomination and voting pages.
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{| width=100%
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| align=center valign=top width=50% |
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{{Award
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|award=Best Gameplay
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|winner={{Game|1040|Nanobots}}
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|author={{Author|The Ivy|The+Ivy}}
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|nominee1={{Game|1040|Nanobots}}
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|author1={{Author|The Ivy|The+Ivy}}
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|nominee2={{Game|1065|Ben Jordan: Paranormal Investigator Case 7 - The Cardinal Sins}}
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|author2={{Author|Francisco Gonzalez|Francisco+Gonzalez}}
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|nominee3={{Game|1115|A Second Face - The Eye of Geltz is watching Us}}
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|author3={{Author|Le Woltaire|Le+Woltaire}}
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|nominee4={{Game|1056|Ben There, Dan That!}}
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|author4={{Author|Dan Marshall and Ben Ward|Dan+Marshall+and+Ben+Ward}}
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|nominee5={{Game|1066|The Vacuum}}
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|author5={{Author|Makeout Patrol|Makeout+Patrol}}
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}}
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{{Award
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|award=Best Puzzles
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|winner={{Game|1040|Nanobots}}
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|author={{Author|The Ivy|The+Ivy}}
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|nominee1={{Game|1040|Nanobots}}
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|author1={{Author|The Ivy|The+Ivy}}
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|nominee2={{Game|1115|A Second Face - The Eye of Geltz is watching Us}}
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|author2={{Author|Le Woltaire|Le+Woltaire}}
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|nominee3={{Game|1065|Ben Jordan: Paranormal Investigator Case 7 - The Cardinal Sins}}
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|author3={{Author|Francisco Gonzalez|Francisco+Gonzalez}}
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|nominee4={{Game|1056|Ben There, Dan That!}}
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|author4={{Author|Dan Marshall and Ben Ward|Dan+Marshall+and+Ben+Ward}}
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|nominee5={{Game|979|Once Upon A Crime}}
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|author5={{Author|Ghost|Ghost}}
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}}
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|}
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==Art & Production==
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{| width=100%
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| align=center valign=top width=50% |
  
==Winner, and other nominees by category==
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{{Award
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|award=Best Background Art
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|winner={{Game|1115|A Second Face - The Eye of Geltz is watching Us}}
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|author={{Author|Le Woltaire|Le+Woltaire}}
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|nominee1={{Game|1065|Ben Jordan: Paranormal Investigator Case 7 - The Cardinal Sins}}
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|author1={{Author|Francisco Gonzalez|Francisco+Gonzalez}}
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|nominee2={{Game|1115|A Second Face - The Eye of Geltz is watching Us}}
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|author2={{Author|Le Woltaire|Le+Woltaire}}
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|nominee3={{Game|1077|Little Girl in Underland}}
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|author3={{Author|The Ivy|The+Ivy}}
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|nominee4={{Game|1097|Limey Lizard: Waste Wizard!}}
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|author4={{Author|ProgZmax|ProgZmax}}
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|nominee5={{Game|979|Once Upon A Crime}}
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|author5={{Author|Ghost|Ghost}}
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}}
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|
  
===Lifetime Achievement===
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{{Award
*'''[[ProgZMax]]'''
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|award=Best Character Art
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|winner={{Game|979|Once Upon A Crime}}
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|author={{Author|Ghost|Ghost}}
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|nominee1={{Game|1097|Limey Lizard: Waste Wizard!}}
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|author1={{Author|ProgZmax|ProgZmax}}
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|nominee2={{Game|979|Once Upon A Crime}}
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|author2={{Author|Ghost|Ghost}}
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|nominee3={{Game|1115|A Second Face - The Eye of Geltz is watching Us}}
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|author3={{Author|Le Woltaire|Le+Woltaire}}
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|nominee4={{Game|1040|Nanobots}}
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|author4={{Author|The Ivy|The+Ivy}}
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|nominee5={{Game|1077|Little Girl in Underland}}
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|author5={{Author|The Ivy|The+Ivy}}
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}}
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|}
  
===Best Innovation===
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{| width=100%
*'''{{Game|1061|Colourwise}}, by bicilotti'''
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| align=center valign=top width=50% |
  
===Best Game Created with AGS===
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{{Award
:'''{{Game|1115|A Second Face - The Eye of Geltz is watching us}}'''
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|award=Best Animation
:*{{Game|1065|Ben Jordan: Paranormal Investigator Case 7 - The Cardinal Sins}}
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|winner={{Game|1072|Quest for Glory II VGA: Trial By Fire}}
:*{{Game|1040|Nanobots}}
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|author={{Author|AGD Interactive|AGD+Interactive}}
:*{{Game|1056|Ben There, Dan That!}}
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|nominee1={{Game|1097|Limey Lizard: Waste Wizard!}}
:*{{Game|1097|Limey Lizard: Waste Wizard!}}
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|author1={{Author|ProgZmax|ProgZmax}}
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|nominee2={{Game|1040|Nanobots}}
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|author2={{Author|The Ivy|The+Ivy}}
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|nominee3={{Game|1115|A Second Face - The Eye of Geltz is watching Us}}
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|author3={{Author|Le Woltaire|Le+Woltaire}}
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|nominee4={{Game|1094|Life of D. Duck II}}
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|author4={{Author|Audunsoft|Audunsoft}}
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|nominee5={{Game|1072|Quest for Glory II VGA: Trial By Fire}}
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|author5={{Author|AGD Interactive|AGD+Interactive}}
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}}
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|
  
=== Best Gameplay===
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{{Award
:'''{{Game|1040|Nanobots}}'''
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|award=Best Music
:*{{Game|1065|Ben Jordan: Paranormal Investigator Case 7 - The Cardinal Sins}}
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|winner={{Game|1065|Ben Jordan: Paranormal Investigator Case 7 - The Cardinal Sins}}
:*{{Game|1115|A Second Face - The Eye of Geltz is watching us}}
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|author={{Author|Francisco Gonzalez|Francisco+Gonzalez}}
:*{{Game|1056|Ben There, Dan That!}}
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|nominee1={{Game|1065|Ben Jordan: Paranormal Investigator Case 7 - The Cardinal Sins}}
:*{{Game|1066|The Vacuum}}
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|author1={{Author|Francisco Gonzalez|Francisco+Gonzalez}}
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|nominee2={{Game|1115|A Second Face - The Eye of Geltz is watching Us}}
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|author2={{Author|Le Woltaire|Le+Woltaire}}
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|nominee3={{Game|1097|Limey Lizard: Waste Wizard!}}
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|author3={{Author|ProgZmax|ProgZmax}}
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|nominee4={{Game|1072|Quest for Glory II VGA: Trial By Fire}}
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|author4={{Author|AGD Interactive|AGD+Interactive}}
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|nominee5={{Game|1047|Man Boy vs Doctor Sock}}
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|author5={{Author|Ben304|Ben304}}
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}}
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|}
  
=== Best Original Story===
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{| width=100%
:'''{{Game|1115|A Second Face - The Eye of Geltz is watching us}}'''
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| align=center valign=top width=50% |
:*{{Game|1065|Ben Jordan: Paranormal Investigator Case 7 - The Cardinal Sins}}
 
:*{{Game|1040|Nanobots}}
 
:*{{Game|979|Once Upon A Crime}}
 
:*{{Game|1056|Ben There, Dan That!}}
 
  
=== Best Dialogue Writing===
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{{Award
:'''{{Game|1065|Ben Jordan: Paranormal Investigator Case 7 - The Cardinal Sins}}'''
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|award=Best Sound Effects
:*{{Game|1056|Ben There, Dan That!}}
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|winner={{Game|1065|Ben Jordan: Paranormal Investigator Case 7 - The Cardinal Sins}}
:*{{Game|1097|Limey Lizard: Waste Wizard!}}
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|author={{Author|Francisco Gonzalez|Francisco+Gonzalez}}
:*{{Game|1115|A Second Face - The Eye of Geltz is watching us}}
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|nominee1={{Game|1115|A Second Face - The Eye of Geltz is watching Us}}
:*{{Game|1040|Nanobots}}
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|author1={{Author|Le Woltaire|Le+Woltaire}}
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|nominee2={{Game|1097|Limey Lizard: Waste Wizard!}}
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|author2={{Author|ProgZmax|ProgZmax}}
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|nominee3={{Game|1065|Ben Jordan: Paranormal Investigator Case 7 - The Cardinal Sins}}
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|author3={{Author|Francisco Gonzalez|Francisco+Gonzalez}}
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|nominee4={{Game|1116|Road Racer}}
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|author4={{Author|Ryan Timothy|Ryan+Timothy}}
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|nominee5={{Game|1094|Life of D. Duck II}}
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|author5={{Author|Audunsoft|Audunsoft}}
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}}
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|
  
=== Best Puzzles===
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{{Award
:'''{{Game|1040|Nanobots}}'''
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|award=Best Voice Work
:*{{Game|1115|A Second Face - The Eye of Geltz is watching us}}
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|winner={{Game|1065|Ben Jordan: Paranormal Investigator Case 7 - The Cardinal Sins}}
:*{{Game|1065|Ben Jordan: Paranormal Investigator Case 7 - The Cardinal Sins}}
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|author={{Author|Francisco Gonzalez|Francisco+Gonzalez}}
:*{{Game|1056|Ben There, Dan That!}}
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|nominee1={{Game|1097|Limey Lizard: Waste Wizard!}}
:*{{Game|979|Once Upon A Crime}}
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|author1={{Author|ProgZmax|ProgZmax}}
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|nominee2={{Game|1065|Ben Jordan: Paranormal Investigator Case 7 - The Cardinal Sins}}
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|author2={{Author|Francisco Gonzalez|Francisco+Gonzalez}}
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|nominee3={{Game|1083|Damsel}}
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|author3={{Author|Strange Visitor Productions|Strange+Visitor+Productions}}
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|nominee4={{Game|1077|Little Girl in Underland}}
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|author4={{Author|The Ivy|The+Ivy}}
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|nominee5={{Game|1115|A Second Face - The Eye of Geltz is watching Us}}
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|author5={{Author|Le Woltaire|Le+Woltaire}}
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}}
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|}
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==Best Games==
  
=== Best Player Character===
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{| width=100%
:'''{{Game|1097|Limey Lizard: Waste Wizard!}}'''
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| align=center valign=top width=50% |
:*{{Game|1040|Nanobots}}
 
:*{{Game|1056|Ben There, Dan That!}}
 
:*{{Game|1115|A Second Face - The Eye of Geltz is watching us}}
 
:*{{Game|994|Sydney Treads the Catwalk}}
 
  
=== Best Non-Player Character===
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{{Award
:'''"Magic Smiling Cat" from {{Game|1077|Little Girl in Underland}}'''
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|award=Best Demo
:*"Dan" from {{Game|1056|Ben There, Dan That}}
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|winner={{Game|1048|Dust to Water (DEMO)}}
:*"Groth" from {{Game|1115|A Second Face - The Eye of Geltz}}
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|author={{Author|Le Woltaire|Le+Woltaire}}
:*"Lucky Lemming" from {{Game|1097|Limey Lizard: Waste Wizard}}
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|nominee1={{Game|1048|Dust to Water (DEMO)}}
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|author1={{Author|Le Woltaire|Le+Woltaire}}
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|nominee2={{Game|1068|Space Pirates}}
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|author2={{Author|IndieBoy|IndieBoy}}
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|nominee3={{Game|980|Games Galore! DEMO}}
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|author3={{Author|Screen 7|Screen+7}}
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}}
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|
  
=== Best Background Art===
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{{Award
:'''{{Game|1115|A Second Face - The Eye of Geltz is watching us}}'''
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|award=Best Non Adventure Game Created with AGS
:*{{Game|1065|Ben Jordan: Paranormal Investigator Case 7 - The Cardinal Sins}}
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|winner={{Game|1061|ColourWise}}
:*{{Game|1077|Little Girl in Underland}}
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|author={{Author|bicilotti|bicilotti}}
:*{{Game|1097|Limey Lizard: Waste Wizard!}}
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|nominee1={{Game|1061|ColourWise}}
:*{{Game|979|Once Upon A Crime}}
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|author1={{Author|bicilotti|bicilotti}}
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|nominee2={{Game|1039|Castle of Fire}}
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|author2={{Author|Snake|Snake}}
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|nominee3={{Game|1116|Road Racer}}
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|author3={{Author|Ryan Timothy|Ryan+Timothy}}
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|nominee4={{Game|1027|The Jackyard}}
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|author4={{Author|Hofmeier|Hofmeier}}
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}}
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|}
  
=== Best Character Art===
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{| width=100%
:'''{{Game|979|Once Upon A Crime}}'''
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| align=center valign=top width=50% |
:*{{Game|1097|Limey Lizard: Waste Wizard!}}
 
:*{{Game|1115|A Second Face - The Eye of Geltz is watching us}}
 
:*{{Game|1040|Nanobots}}
 
:*{{Game|1077|Little Girl in Underland}}
 
  
=== Best Animation===
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{{Award
:'''{{Game|1072|Quest for Glory II VGA: Trial By Fire}}'''
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|award=Best Short Game
:*{{Game|1097|Limey Lizard: Waste Wizard!}}
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|winner={{Game|1046|Beauties And Beasts}}
:*{{Game|1040|Nanobots}}
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|author={{Author|MashPotato|MashPotato}}
:*{{Game|1115|A Second Face - The Eye of Geltz is watching us}}
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|nominee1={{Game|1083|Damsel}}
:*{{Game|1094|Life of D. Duck II}}
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|author1={{Author|Strange Visitor Productions|Strange+Visitor+Productions}}
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|nominee2={{Game|1046|Beauties And Beasts}}
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|author2={{Author|MashPotato|MashPotato}}
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|nominee3={{Game|1077|Little Girl in Underland}}
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|author3={{Author|The Ivy|The+Ivy}}
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|nominee4={{Game|1047|Man Boy vs Doctor Sock}}
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|author4={{Author|Ben304|Ben304}}
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|nominee5={{Game|1022|Shoot, I Got Abducted!}}
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|author5={{Author|Ben304|Ben304}}
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}}
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|
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|}
  
=== Best Programming in an Adventure===
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==Other Awards==
:'''{{Game|1040|Nanobots}}'''
 
:*{{Game|1115|A Second Face - The Eye of Geltz is watching us}}
 
:*{{Game|1119|Quest For Yrolg}}
 
:*{{Game|1059|Chatroom}}
 
:*{{Game|1065|Ben Jordan: Paranormal Investigator Case 7 - The Cardinal Sins}}
 
  
=== Best Sound Effects===
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{| width=100%
:'''{{Game|1065|Ben Jordan: Paranormal Investigator Case 7 - The Cardinal Sins}}'''
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| align=center valign=top width=50% |
:*{{Game|1115|A Second Face - The Eye of Geltz is watching us}}
 
:*{{Game|1097|Limey Lizard: Waste Wizard!}}
 
:*{{Game|1116|Road Racer v1.3}}
 
:*{{Game|1094|Life of D. Duck II}}
 
  
=== Best Music===
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{{Award
:'''{{Game|1065|Ben Jordan: Paranormal Investigator Case 7 - The Cardinal Sins}}'''
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|award=Best Programming in an Adventure
:*{{Game|1115|A Second Face - The Eye of Geltz is watching us}}
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|winner={{Game|1040|Nanobots}}
:*{{Game|1097|Limey Lizard: Waste Wizard!}}
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|author={{Author|The Ivy|The+Ivy}}
:*{{Game|1072|Quest for Glory II VGA: Trial By Fire}}
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|nominee1={{Game|1040|Nanobots}}
:*{{Game|1047|Man Boy vs Doctor Sock}}
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|author1={{Author|The Ivy|The+Ivy}}
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|nominee2={{Game|1115|A Second Face - The Eye of Geltz is watching Us}}
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|author2={{Author|Le Woltaire|Le+Woltaire}}
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|nominee3={{Game|1119|Quest For Yrolg}}
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|author3={{Author|Crystal Shard|Crystal+Shard}}
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|nominee4={{Game|1059|Chatroom}}
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|author4={{Author|TheJBurger|TheJBurger}}
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|nominee5={{Game|1065|Ben Jordan: Paranormal Investigator Case 7 - The Cardinal Sins}}
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|author5={{Author|Francisco Gonzalez|Francisco+Gonzalez}}
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}}
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|
  
=== Best Tutorial or Documentation===
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{{Award
:'''{{Game|1061|Colourwise}}'''
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|award=Best Programming in a Non Adventure
:*{{Game|1115|A Second Face - The Eye of Geltz is watching us}}
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|winner={{Game|1061|ColourWise}}
:*{{Game|1040|Nanobots}}
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|author={{Author|bicilotti|bicilotti}}
:*{{Game|1065|Ben Jordan: Paranormal Investigator Case 7 - The Cardinal Sins}}
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|nominee1={{Game|1061|ColourWise}}
:*{{Game|1097|Limey Lizard: Waste Wizard!}}
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|author1={{Author|bicilotti|bicilotti}}
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|nominee2={{Game|1116|Road Racer}}
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|author2={{Author|Ryan Timothy|Ryan+Timothy}}
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|nominee3={{Game|1027|The Jackyard}}
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|author3={{Author|Hofmeier|Hofmeier}}
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|nominee4={{Game|1063|Super Pitstop Racing}}
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|author4={{Author|Rocco|Rocco}}
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|nominee5={{Game|1051|PlumberBoy}}
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|author5={{Author|Mazoliin|Mazoliin}}
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}}
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|}
  
=== Best Short Game===
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{| width=100%
:'''{{Game|1046|Beauties And Beasts}}'''
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| align=center valign=top width=50% |
:*{{Game|1083|Damsel}}
 
:*{{Game|1077|Little Girl in Underland}}
 
:*{{Game|1047|Man Boy vs Doctor Sock}}
 
:*{{Game|1022|Shoot, I Got Abducted!}}
 
  
=== Best Demo===
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{{Award
:'''{{Game|1048|Dust to Water (DEMO)}}'''
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|award=Best Tutorial or Documentation
:*{{Game|1068|Space Pirates}}
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|winner={{Game|1061|ColourWise}}
:*{{Game|980|Games Galore! DEMO}}
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|author={{Author|bicilotti|bicilotti}}
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|nominee1={{Game|1115|A Second Face - The Eye of Geltz is watching Us}}
 +
|author1={{Author|Le Woltaire|Le+Woltaire}}
 +
|nominee2={{Game|1040|Nanobots}}
 +
|author2={{Author|The Ivy|The+Ivy}}
 +
|nominee3={{Game|1061|ColourWise}}
 +
|author3={{Author|bicilotti|bicilotti}}
 +
|nominee4={{Game|1065|Ben Jordan: Paranormal Investigator Case 7 - The Cardinal Sins}}
 +
|author4={{Author|Francisco Gonzalez|Francisco+Gonzalez}}
 +
|nominee5={{Game|1097|Limey Lizard: Waste Wizard!}}
 +
|author5={{Author|ProgZmax|ProgZmax}}
 +
}}
 +
|
  
=== Best Non-Adventure Game Created with AGS===
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{{Award
:'''{{Game|1061|Colourwise}}'''
+
|award=Best Innovation
:*{{Game|1039|Castle of Fire}}
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|winner={{Game|1061|ColourWise}}
:*{{Game|1116|Road Racer v1.3}}
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|author={{Author|bicilotti|bicilotti}}
:*{{Game|1027|The Jackyard}}
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|nominee1={{Game|1061|ColourWise}}
 +
|author1={{Author|bicilotti|bicilotti}}
 +
}}
 +
|}
 +
==Committee Decided==
  
=== Best Programming in a Non-Adventure===
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{{Award_lifetime
:'''{{Game|1061|Colourwise}}'''
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|award=Lifetime Achievement Award
:*{{Game|1116|Road Racer v1.3}}
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|name={{Author|ProgZmax|ProgZmax}}
:*{{Game|1027|The Jackyard}}
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|reason=
:*{{Game|1063|Super Pitstop Racing}}
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}}
:*{{Game|1051|PlumberBoy}}
 
  
=== Best Voice Work===
+
{{Award_lifetime
:'''{{Game|1065|Ben Jordan: Paranormal Investigator Case 7 - The Cardinal Sins}}'''
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|award=Best Innovation Award
:*{{Game|1097|Limey Lizard: Waste Wizard!}}
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|name={{Author|bicilotti|bicilotti}}
:*{{Game|1083|Damsel}}
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|reason={{Game|1061|Colourwise}}
:*{{Game|1077|Little Girl in Underland}}
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}}
:*{{Game|1115|A Second Face - The Eye of Geltz is watching us}}
 
  
 
[[Category:AGS Competitions]]
 
[[Category:AGS Competitions]]

Revision as of 19:43, 26 September 2017

AGS Awards Results
Preceded by

2007

For games released in the year

2008

Succeeded by

2009

Summary

Ben Jordan and Colourwise both came away with four awards, A Second Face got three, Nanobots two. ProgZmax was given the Lifetime Achievement award. The awards ceremony was done as a downloadable AGS game, as in 2007.

The awards were organised by SSH, with CJ providing the in-forum advertising, new nomination and voting pages.

Categories

Main Awards

Best Game Created with AGS


A Second Face - The Eye of Geltz is watching Us AW 

Le Woltaire AW

Nominees
Ben Jordan: Paranormal Investigator Case 7 - The Cardinal Sins AW Francisco Gonzalez AW
Nanobots AW The Ivy AW
A Second Face - The Eye of Geltz is watching Us AW Le Woltaire AW
Ben There, Dan That! AW Dan Marshall and Ben Ward AW
Limey Lizard: Waste Wizard! AW ProgZmax AW

Writing & Design

Best Original Story


A Second Face - The Eye of Geltz is watching Us AW 

Le Woltaire AW

Nominees
Ben Jordan: Paranormal Investigator Case 7 - The Cardinal Sins AW Francisco Gonzalez AW
A Second Face - The Eye of Geltz is watching Us AW Le Woltaire AW
Nanobots AW The Ivy AW
Once Upon A Crime AW Ghost AW
Ben There, Dan That! AW Dan Marshall and Ben Ward AW

Best Dialogue Writing


Ben Jordan: Paranormal Investigator Case 7 - The Cardinal Sins AW 

Francisco Gonzalez AW

Nominees
Ben There, Dan That! AW Dan Marshall and Ben Ward AW
Limey Lizard: Waste Wizard! AW ProgZmax AW
A Second Face - The Eye of Geltz is watching Us AW Le Woltaire AW
Nanobots AW The Ivy AW
Ben Jordan: Paranormal Investigator Case 7 - The Cardinal Sins AW Francisco Gonzalez AW

Best Player Character


Limey Lizard: Waste Wizard! AW — Limey Lizard

ProgZmax AW

Nominees
Nanobots AW — Groovy GregThe Ivy AW
Limey Lizard: Waste Wizard! AW — Limey LizardProgZmax AW
Ben There, Dan That! AW — BenDan Marshall and Ben Ward AW
A Second Face - The Eye of Geltz is watching Us AW — PlayerLe Woltaire AW
Sydney Treads the Catwalk AW — SydneyIvan Dixon (aka iSTVAN) AW

Best Non Player Character


Little Girl in Underland AW — Magic Smiling Cat

The Ivy AW

Nominees
Little Girl in Underland AW — Magic Smiling CatThe Ivy AW
A Second Face - The Eye of Geltz is watching Us AW — GrothLe Woltaire AW
Limey Lizard: Waste Wizard! AW — Lucky LemmingProgZmax AW
Ben There, Dan That! AW — DanDan Marshall and Ben Ward AW
  

Best Gameplay


Nanobots AW 

The Ivy AW

Nominees
Nanobots AW The Ivy AW
Ben Jordan: Paranormal Investigator Case 7 - The Cardinal Sins AW Francisco Gonzalez AW
A Second Face - The Eye of Geltz is watching Us AW Le Woltaire AW
Ben There, Dan That! AW Dan Marshall and Ben Ward AW
The Vacuum AW Makeout Patrol AW

Best Puzzles


Nanobots AW 

The Ivy AW

Nominees
Nanobots AW The Ivy AW
A Second Face - The Eye of Geltz is watching Us AW Le Woltaire AW
Ben Jordan: Paranormal Investigator Case 7 - The Cardinal Sins AW Francisco Gonzalez AW
Ben There, Dan That! AW Dan Marshall and Ben Ward AW
Once Upon A Crime AW Ghost AW

Art & Production

Best Background Art


A Second Face - The Eye of Geltz is watching Us AW 

Le Woltaire AW

Nominees
Ben Jordan: Paranormal Investigator Case 7 - The Cardinal Sins AW Francisco Gonzalez AW
A Second Face - The Eye of Geltz is watching Us AW Le Woltaire AW
Little Girl in Underland AW The Ivy AW
Limey Lizard: Waste Wizard! AW ProgZmax AW
Once Upon A Crime AW Ghost AW

Best Character Art


Once Upon A Crime AW 

Ghost AW

Nominees
Limey Lizard: Waste Wizard! AW ProgZmax AW
Once Upon A Crime AW Ghost AW
A Second Face - The Eye of Geltz is watching Us AW Le Woltaire AW
Nanobots AW The Ivy AW
Little Girl in Underland AW The Ivy AW

Best Animation


Quest for Glory II VGA: Trial By Fire AW 

AGD Interactive AW

Nominees
Limey Lizard: Waste Wizard! AW ProgZmax AW
Nanobots AW The Ivy AW
A Second Face - The Eye of Geltz is watching Us AW Le Woltaire AW
Life of D. Duck II AW Audunsoft AW
Quest for Glory II VGA: Trial By Fire AW AGD Interactive AW

Best Music


Ben Jordan: Paranormal Investigator Case 7 - The Cardinal Sins AW 

Francisco Gonzalez AW

Nominees
Ben Jordan: Paranormal Investigator Case 7 - The Cardinal Sins AW Francisco Gonzalez AW
A Second Face - The Eye of Geltz is watching Us AW Le Woltaire AW
Limey Lizard: Waste Wizard! AW ProgZmax AW
Quest for Glory II VGA: Trial By Fire AW AGD Interactive AW
Man Boy vs Doctor Sock AW Ben304 AW

Best Sound Effects


Ben Jordan: Paranormal Investigator Case 7 - The Cardinal Sins AW 

Francisco Gonzalez AW

Nominees
A Second Face - The Eye of Geltz is watching Us AW Le Woltaire AW
Limey Lizard: Waste Wizard! AW ProgZmax AW
Ben Jordan: Paranormal Investigator Case 7 - The Cardinal Sins AW Francisco Gonzalez AW
Road Racer AW Ryan Timothy AW
Life of D. Duck II AW Audunsoft AW

Best Voice Work


Ben Jordan: Paranormal Investigator Case 7 - The Cardinal Sins AW 

Francisco Gonzalez AW

Nominees
Limey Lizard: Waste Wizard! AW ProgZmax AW
Ben Jordan: Paranormal Investigator Case 7 - The Cardinal Sins AW Francisco Gonzalez AW
Damsel AW Strange Visitor Productions AW
Little Girl in Underland AW The Ivy AW
A Second Face - The Eye of Geltz is watching Us AW Le Woltaire AW

Best Games

Best Demo


Dust to Water (DEMO) AW 

Le Woltaire AW

Nominees
Dust to Water (DEMO) AW Le Woltaire AW
Space Pirates AW IndieBoy AW
Games Galore! DEMO AW Screen 7 AW
  
  

Best Non Adventure Game Created with AGS


ColourWise AW 

bicilotti AW

Nominees
ColourWise AW bicilotti AW
Castle of Fire AW Snake AW
Road Racer AW Ryan Timothy AW
The Jackyard AW Hofmeier AW
  

Best Short Game


Beauties And Beasts AW 

MashPotato AW

Nominees
Damsel AW Strange Visitor Productions AW
Beauties And Beasts AW MashPotato AW
Little Girl in Underland AW The Ivy AW
Man Boy vs Doctor Sock AW Ben304 AW
Shoot, I Got Abducted! AW Ben304 AW

Other Awards

Best Programming in an Adventure


Nanobots AW 

The Ivy AW

Nominees
Nanobots AW The Ivy AW
A Second Face - The Eye of Geltz is watching Us AW Le Woltaire AW
Quest For Yrolg AW Crystal Shard AW
Chatroom AW TheJBurger AW
Ben Jordan: Paranormal Investigator Case 7 - The Cardinal Sins AW Francisco Gonzalez AW

Best Programming in a Non Adventure


ColourWise AW 

bicilotti AW

Nominees
ColourWise AW bicilotti AW
Road Racer AW Ryan Timothy AW
The Jackyard AW Hofmeier AW
Super Pitstop Racing AW Rocco AW
PlumberBoy AW Mazoliin AW

Best Tutorial or Documentation


ColourWise AW 

bicilotti AW

Nominees
A Second Face - The Eye of Geltz is watching Us AW Le Woltaire AW
Nanobots AW The Ivy AW
ColourWise AW bicilotti AW
Ben Jordan: Paranormal Investigator Case 7 - The Cardinal Sins AW Francisco Gonzalez AW
Limey Lizard: Waste Wizard! AW ProgZmax AW

Best Innovation


ColourWise AW 

bicilotti AW

Nominees
ColourWise AW bicilotti AW
  
  
  
  

Committee Decided

Lifetime Achievement Award

ProgZmax AW

Best Innovation Award

bicilotti AW

Colourwise AW