SGDA Swiss Game Awards

The SGDA Swiss Game Award is the game developers award of Switzerland and celebrates projects that have put the Swiss game industry on the radar. The award honours innovation in form of novel and disruptive ideas in the digital media sector: playable games (all styles, genres and target platforms), services, middleware, innovative collaborations, cutting-edge marketing ideas, groundbreaking commissioned or advertising productions as well as new collectives.

  • Annual industry award
  • Swiss, nation-wide, all regions, all national languages
  • Hashtags #swiga20 #SwissGameAwards #SGDAch

Media contact: media@sgda.ch, +41 32 511 14 77

Winners & nominees

2020 Winners

  • Winner Swiss Game Award 2020: Nimbatus, Stray Fawn Studio, Zurich
  • Audience Choice Award: Unrailed!, Indoor Astronaut, Zurich
  • Excellence in Execution: Transport Fever 2, Urban Games, Schaffhausen

Link to awards night stream: https://www.sgda.ch/awardsnight2020

2020 Nominees

2019 Winners

  • Winner Swiss Game Award 2019: FAR: Lone Sails, Okomotive, Zurich
  • Audience Choice Award 2020: FAR: Lone Sails, Okomotive, Zurich
  • Excellence in Gameplay 2020: Persephone, Momo-π, Bulle
  • Junior Swiss Game Award 2019: Twin Blades, Jad Zahar, Ricardo Crespo, Hugo Scholl

2019 Nominees

2018 Winners

2018 Nominees

2017 Winners

  • Swiss Game Award 2017: DERU (formerly known as Schlicht), INK KIT, Zurich
  • Audience Choice Award 2017: DERU (formerly known as Schlicht), INK KIT, Zurich
  • Junior Swiss Game Award 2017: Bane of Asphodel, Robin Schmidiger, Konrad Leichtle

2017 Nominees

2016 Winners

  • Swiss Game Award 2016: Feist, Bits & Beasts, Zurich
  • Audience Choice Award 2016: Cloud Chasers, Blindflug Studios, Zurich
  • Junior Swiss Game Award 2016: Bämeräng, Tim Bürge, Aaron Abt

2016 Nominees

2015 Winners

From 2014 to 2016 the cycle changed from autumn to early spring. Therefore, no award was given away in 2015.

  • Junior Swiss Game Award 2015 winners: The Glove (Nick Baumann, Christian Knieling, Dominik Wittwer) & Continent Conquest (Michael Plüss)

2014 Winners

2014 Nominees

2013 Winners

  • Swiss Game Award 2013: Drei, Etter Studio, Zurich

2013 Nominees