Origins Awards Nominees Announced

Origins Awards Nominees Announced

The awards are presented by the Academy of Adventure Gaming Arts and Design for outstanding games in the industry. This year, the Awards had thirteen categories.

The Origins Awards are the oldest and only peer-based award system for the hobby games market.

The winner of each category will be voted on by members of the Academy of Adventure Gaming Arts and Design. In addition, the Origins attendees will have the chance to vote on the Fan Favorite in each category. The winners will be presented their awards by the Academy at the Origins Awards Ceremony on Saturday, June 6th at 7:00pm at Origins.

Lets take a look at those nominees:

Best Board Game

Best Card Game

  • Among the Stars
    Stronghold Games, designed by: Antonis Papantoniou, Odysseas Stamoglou Linko!-Ravensburger Spieleverlag GmbH, designed by: Michael Kiesling, Wolfgang Kramer
  • Star Realms
    White Wizard Games, designed by: Robert Dougherty, Darwin Kastle
  • Splendor
    Asmodee, designed by: Marc Andre
  • Sushi Go!
    Gamewright, designed by: Nan Rangisma, Tobias Schweiger, Phil Walker-Harding

To see the full list visit: Origin Awards