Announcing the Unreal E3 Awards 2019 sponsored by Intel and NVIDIA
With dozens of developers of all sizes displaying their projects at the show, the awards provide an opportunity to recognize outstanding achievements across five distinct categories while rewarding them with top-of-the-line hardware from both Intel and NVIDIA.
This year, each team that takes home top honors in any of the five categories will be awarded an NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2080 Ti graphics card, and an Intel i9-9900K processor brought to you by the Intel Game Dev Program.
From Unreal Underdog to Most Outstanding Original Game and Biggest Buzz, each of the five categories are designed to honor both the nominees and winners that demonstrate outstanding achievements while all eyes are on E3.
Read more about the categories below and be sure to visit unrealengine.com/e32019 on Thursday, June 13 to find out which titles have been nominated. Then, mark your calendars for Thursday, June 20 when the winners of each category will be revealed.
Are you a developer heading to E3 and want to ensure you’re on our radar? If so, please feel free to email us via E32019@unrealengine.com to let us know where (and when) your project will be on display.
We’re more excited than ever to see the amazing projects that the Unreal Engine community has been producing and we can’t wait to experience them at E3 2019!
Here are the five categories for this year’s Unreal E3 Awards:
EYE CANDY - This award is given to the most visually impressive Unreal Engine game at E3 2019 and rewards the use of leading-edge graphics that push the medium of interactive entertainment forward. See nominees.
BIGGEST BUZZ - This award is given to the project that creates the most talked-about moment of E3 2019. From a major game reveal to an undeniably impressive demo or a twist that flips the industry on its ear, this award goes to the Unreal Engine team or project that produces the most buzz. See nominees.
MOST ENGAGING - This award is given to the experience that we simply can’t put down. Nominees will make players forget about their surroundings and be transported into a truly immersive experience. See nominees.
OUTSTANDING ORIGINAL GAME - This award is given to the project with huge potential as an all-new IP. Nominees will spark interest not only through gameplay, but through original characters, worlds, and the potential that is put on full display during E3 2019. See nominees.
UNREAL UNDERDOG - This award is given to the team that pushes the limits to achieve an amazing showing for their game or experience at E3. Focusing on not just the product, but the people and process behind it, this award acknowledges a team’s perseverance to make a big splash at the big show. See nominees.
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