SGDA will award Slovak Game of the Year at Game Days

SGDA will award Slovak Game of the Year at Game Days

Slovakia has been a major league player in the videogame industry – with annual turnover of EUR 42 million. The sector employs hundreds of experienced developers and the quality of digital games has been growing. At Game Days Trnava, we will learn the names of the best titles of the year.

Slovak Game Developers Association (SGDA), aiming to highlight exceptional videogame projects, will award Slovak Game of the Year for the second time. The nominees represent a large scale of game types and genres by both renowned studios and independent developers. The shortlist of 11 games reflects the diversity and the vitality of Slovak videogame industry. It includes the dungeon crawler Hellmut: The Badass from Hell, the retro strategy game Loria, the isometric RPG Shadows: Awakenings, and many others. You can find the shortlist at

An expert international committee composed of game designers, developers, journalists and other professionals from the videogame industry will select the winners in seven categories. The award ceremony will take place during the festival Game Days Trnava (30 May – 2 June 2019) at Nádvorie, Centre for Contemporary Culture in Trnava. The winner in the Gamers’ Award Category will be selected by the audience. Vote now for your favourite game of 2018 at


Slovak Game of the Year will be awarded in the following categories:

  • Slovak Game of the Year
  • Best PC/Console Game
  • Best Mobile Game
  • Best Art Style
  • Best Game Design
  • Best Debut
  • Gamer’s Award

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