Steel Media, the company behind and the Pocket Gamer Connects conferences, will host the second Pocket Gamer Mobile Games Awards in association with Game Insight during Pocket Gamer Connects London 2018 on the evening of Tuesday, January 22nd.

Made possible by the support from Game Insight, the Pocket Gamer Mobile Games Awards will recognise the sector’s key players over the last year, from the developers making great games to the publishers, tool makers and service providers that are helping to build a platform for success.

Most of the awards will be voted for by a panel industry judges, recognising the hard work of the teams and individuals that have shined over the last year.

A special Pocket Gamer People's Choice award meanwhile will be voted for by consumers.

We’ll also be awarding two special achievement accolades, the Mobile Legend and Eastern Trailblazer awards, for people who have achieved a considerable amount of success in their careers and has acted as a pioneer in the mobile games space.

The 20 awards categories in full:

  1. Game of the Year
  2. Pocket Gamer People's Choice
  3. Best Audio/Visual Accomplishment
  4. Best Storytelling
  5. Best Live Ops
  6. Best Developer
  7. Best Indie Developer
  8. Best Publisher
  9. Best Game Engine
  10. Best Tools Provider
  11. Best Analytics / Data Tool
  12. Best GAAS Tools & Tech
  13. Best Technological Innovation
  14. Best Advertising & UA
  15. Best Marketing Team
  16. Best QA and Localisation Service Provider
  17. Best Recruitment Agency
  18. Best Service Provider
  19. Eastern Trailblazer
  20. Mobile Legend

If you’re in the games industry you can nominate a company as a finalist. See our lobbying guide for full details. The Pocket Gamer Mobile Games Awards are open for submissions for a month, and will close on Monday, October 22nd so the judging can begin.

A London-based venue for the event will be announced in the near future.

For sponsorship details, please contact Steel Media CEO Chris James at


About Game Insight

Game Insight is the world’s leading innovator of mobile and social games, creating exceptional gameplay for a wide range of audiences, from casual, to eSports, to hardcore. The company pushes the boundaries of technology and graphics across multiple platforms. With its breadth of games, depth of players, focus on innovation, and partnerships with the largest entertainment and technology companies - from Disney to Microsoft - Game Insight is pioneering cross-platform gaming on a global scale.

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