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{{AwardsResults|2008}}
  
 
==Summary==
 
==Summary==
  
The awards are organised by [[bicilotti]], with [[CJ]] providing the in-forum advertising, nomination and voting pages and [[Jake]] assistance for the IRC ceremony.
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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]].
  
==Categories==
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The awards were organised by [[SSH]], with [[CJ]] providing the in-forum advertising, new nomination and voting pages.
  
'''Overall awards
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==Winner, and other nominees by category==
*Best Game Created with AGS
 
*Best Gameplay
 
*Best Original Story
 
*Best Dialogue Writing
 
*Best Puzzles
 
  
'''Category awards
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===Lifetime Achievement===
*Best Short Game
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*'''[[ProgZMax]]'''
*Best Demo
 
*Best Non-Adventure Game Created with AGS
 
  
'''Character awards
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===Best Innovation===
*Best Player Character
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*'''{{Game|1061|Colourwise}}, by bicilotti'''
*Best Non-Player Character
 
  
'''Graphics awards
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===Best Game Created with AGS===
*Best Background Art
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:'''{{Game|1115|A Second Face - The Eye of Geltz is watching us}}'''
*Best Character Art
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:*{{Game|1065|Ben Jordan: Paranormal Investigator Case 7 - The Cardinal Sins}}
*Best Animation
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:*{{Game|1040|Nanobots}}
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:*{{Game|1056|Ben There, Dan That!}}
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:*{{Game|1097|Limey Lizard: Waste Wizard!}}
  
'''Sound awards
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=== Best Gameplay===
*Best Sound Effects
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:'''{{Game|1040|Nanobots}}'''
*Best Music
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:*{{Game|1065|Ben Jordan: Paranormal Investigator Case 7 - The Cardinal Sins}}
*Best Voice Work
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:*{{Game|1115|A Second Face - The Eye of Geltz is watching us}}
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:*{{Game|1056|Ben There, Dan That!}}
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:*{{Game|1066|The Vacuum}}
  
'''Technical awards
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=== Best Original Story===
*Best Programming in an Adventure
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:'''{{Game|1115|A Second Face - The Eye of Geltz is watching us}}'''
*Best Programming in a Non-Adventure
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:*{{Game|1065|Ben Jordan: Paranormal Investigator Case 7 - The Cardinal Sins}}
*Best Tutorial or Documentation
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:*{{Game|1040|Nanobots}}
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:*{{Game|979|Once Upon A Crime}}
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:*{{Game|1056|Ben There, Dan That!}}
  
'''Commitee decided
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=== Best Dialogue Writing===
*Lifetime Achievement
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:'''{{Game|1065|Ben Jordan: Paranormal Investigator Case 7 - The Cardinal Sins}}'''
*Best Innovation
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:*{{Game|1056|Ben There, Dan That!}}
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:*{{Game|1097|Limey Lizard: Waste Wizard!}}
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:*{{Game|1115|A Second Face - The Eye of Geltz is watching us}}
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:*{{Game|1040|Nanobots}}
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=== Best Puzzles===
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:'''{{Game|1040|Nanobots}}'''
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:*{{Game|1115|A Second Face - The Eye of Geltz is watching us}}
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:*{{Game|1065|Ben Jordan: Paranormal Investigator Case 7 - The Cardinal Sins}}
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:*{{Game|1056|Ben There, Dan That!}}
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:*{{Game|979|Once Upon A Crime}}
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=== Best Player Character===
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:'''{{Game|1097|Limey Lizard: Waste Wizard!}}'''
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:*{{Game|1040|Nanobots}}
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:*{{Game|1056|Ben There, Dan That!}}
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:*{{Game|1115|A Second Face - The Eye of Geltz is watching us}}
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:*{{Game|994|Sydney Treads the Catwalk}}
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=== Best Non-Player Character===
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:'''"Magic Smiling Cat" from {{Game|1077|Little Girl in Underland}}'''
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:*"Dan" from {{Game|1056|Ben There, Dan That}}
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:*"Groth" from {{Game|1115|A Second Face - The Eye of Geltz}}
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:*"Lucky Lemming" from {{Game|1097|Limey Lizard: Waste Wizard}}
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=== Best Background Art===
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:'''{{Game|1115|A Second Face - The Eye of Geltz is watching us}}'''
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:*{{Game|1065|Ben Jordan: Paranormal Investigator Case 7 - The Cardinal Sins}}
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:*{{Game|1077|Little Girl in Underland}}
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:*{{Game|1097|Limey Lizard: Waste Wizard!}}
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:*{{Game|979|Once Upon A Crime}}
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=== Best Character Art===
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:'''{{Game|979|Once Upon A Crime}}'''
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:*{{Game|1097|Limey Lizard: Waste Wizard!}}
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:*{{Game|1115|A Second Face - The Eye of Geltz is watching us}}
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:*{{Game|1040|Nanobots}}
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:*{{Game|1077|Little Girl in Underland}}
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=== Best Animation===
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:'''{{Game|1072|Quest for Glory II VGA: Trial By Fire}}'''
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:*{{Game|1097|Limey Lizard: Waste Wizard!}}
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:*{{Game|1040|Nanobots}}
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:*{{Game|1115|A Second Face - The Eye of Geltz is watching us}}
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:*{{Game|1094|Life of D. Duck II}}
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=== Best Programming in an Adventure===
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:'''{{Game|1040|Nanobots}}'''
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:*{{Game|1115|A Second Face - The Eye of Geltz is watching us}}
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:*{{Game|1119|Quest For Yrolg}}
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:*{{Game|1059|Chatroom}}
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:*{{Game|1065|Ben Jordan: Paranormal Investigator Case 7 - The Cardinal Sins}}
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=== Best Sound Effects===
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:'''{{Game|1065|Ben Jordan: Paranormal Investigator Case 7 - The Cardinal Sins}}'''
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:*{{Game|1115|A Second Face - The Eye of Geltz is watching us}}
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:*{{Game|1097|Limey Lizard: Waste Wizard!}}
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:*{{Game|1116|Road Racer v1.3}}
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:*{{Game|1094|Life of D. Duck II}}
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=== Best Music===
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:'''{{Game|1065|Ben Jordan: Paranormal Investigator Case 7 - The Cardinal Sins}}'''
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:*{{Game|1115|A Second Face - The Eye of Geltz is watching us}}
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:*{{Game|1097|Limey Lizard: Waste Wizard!}}
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:*{{Game|1072|Quest for Glory II VGA: Trial By Fire}}
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:*{{Game|1047|Man Boy vs Doctor Sock}}
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=== Best Tutorial or Documentation===
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:'''{{Game|1061|Colourwise}}'''
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:*{{Game|1115|A Second Face - The Eye of Geltz is watching us}}
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:*{{Game|1040|Nanobots}}
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:*{{Game|1065|Ben Jordan: Paranormal Investigator Case 7 - The Cardinal Sins}}
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:*{{Game|1097|Limey Lizard: Waste Wizard!}}
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=== Best Short Game===
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:'''{{Game|1046|Beauties And Beasts}}'''
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:*{{Game|1083|Damsel}}
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:*{{Game|1077|Little Girl in Underland}}
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:*{{Game|1047|Man Boy vs Doctor Sock}}
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:*{{Game|1022|Shoot, I Got Abducted!}}
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=== Best Demo===
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:'''{{Game|1048|Dust to Water (DEMO)}}'''
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:*{{Game|1068|Space Pirates}}
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:*{{Game|980|Games Galore! DEMO}}
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=== Best Non-Adventure Game Created with AGS===
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:'''{{Game|1061|Colourwise}}'''
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:*{{Game|1039|Castle of Fire}}
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:*{{Game|1116|Road Racer v1.3}}
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:*{{Game|1027|The Jackyard}}
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=== Best Programming in a Non-Adventure===
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:'''{{Game|1061|Colourwise}}'''
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:*{{Game|1116|Road Racer v1.3}}
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:*{{Game|1027|The Jackyard}}
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:*{{Game|1063|Super Pitstop Racing}}
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:*{{Game|1051|PlumberBoy}}
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=== Best Voice Work===
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:'''{{Game|1065|Ben Jordan: Paranormal Investigator Case 7 - The Cardinal Sins}}'''
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:*{{Game|1097|Limey Lizard: Waste Wizard!}}
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:*{{Game|1083|Damsel}}
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:*{{Game|1077|Little Girl in Underland}}
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:*{{Game|1115|A Second Face - The Eye of Geltz is watching us}}

Revision as of 14:29, 10 January 2010

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 4 awards, A Second Face got 3, Nanobots 2. 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.

Winner, and other nominees by category

Lifetime Achievement

Best Innovation

Colourwise AW 

, by bicilotti

Best Game Created with AGS

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

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


Nanobots AW 


Ben There, Dan That! AW 


Limey Lizard: Waste Wizard! AW 


Best Gameplay

Nanobots AW 

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


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


Ben There, Dan That! AW 


The Vacuum AW 


Best Original Story

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

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


Nanobots AW 


Once Upon A Crime AW 


Ben There, Dan That! AW 


Best Dialogue Writing

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

Ben There, Dan That! AW 


Limey Lizard: Waste Wizard! AW 


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


Nanobots AW 


Best Puzzles

Nanobots AW 

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


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


Ben There, Dan That! AW 


Once Upon A Crime AW 


Best Player Character

Limey Lizard: Waste Wizard! AW 

Nanobots AW 


Ben There, Dan That! AW 


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


Sydney Treads the Catwalk AW 


Best Non-Player Character

"Magic Smiling Cat" from

Little Girl in Underland AW 

  • "Dan" from

Ben There, Dan That AW 


  • "Groth" from

A Second Face - The Eye of Geltz AW 


  • "Lucky Lemming" from

Limey Lizard: Waste Wizard AW 


Best Background Art

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

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


Little Girl in Underland AW 


Limey Lizard: Waste Wizard! AW 


Once Upon A Crime AW 


Best Character Art

Once Upon A Crime AW 

Limey Lizard: Waste Wizard! AW 


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


Nanobots AW 


Little Girl in Underland AW 


Best Animation

Quest for Glory II VGA: Trial By Fire AW 

Limey Lizard: Waste Wizard! AW 


Nanobots AW 


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


Life of D. Duck II AW 


Best Programming in an Adventure

Nanobots AW 

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


Quest For Yrolg AW 


Chatroom AW 


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


Best Sound Effects

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

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


Limey Lizard: Waste Wizard! AW 


Road Racer v1.3 AW 


Life of D. Duck II AW 


Best Music

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

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


Limey Lizard: Waste Wizard! AW 


Quest for Glory II VGA: Trial By Fire AW 


Man Boy vs Doctor Sock AW 


Best Tutorial or Documentation

Colourwise AW 

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


Nanobots AW 


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


Limey Lizard: Waste Wizard! AW 


Best Short Game

Beauties And Beasts AW 

Damsel AW 


Little Girl in Underland AW 


Man Boy vs Doctor Sock AW 


Shoot, I Got Abducted! AW 


Best Demo

Dust to Water (DEMO) AW 

Space Pirates AW 


Games Galore! DEMO AW 


Best Non-Adventure Game Created with AGS

Colourwise AW 

Castle of Fire AW 


Road Racer v1.3 AW 


The Jackyard AW 


Best Programming in a Non-Adventure

Colourwise AW 

Road Racer v1.3 AW 


The Jackyard AW 


Super Pitstop Racing AW 


PlumberBoy AW 


Best Voice Work

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

Limey Lizard: Waste Wizard! AW 


Damsel AW 


Little Girl in Underland AW 


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