: Weeks after Rockstar Games veterans were inducted into the Academy of Interactive Arts & Sciences Hall of Fame
, the company has now been honored by the British Academy of Film and Television Arts.
The Fellowship award aims to recognize those individuals who have had a notable and exceptional impact on the video games industry. Previous honorees have included Gabe Newell
, Peter Molyneux
and Shigeru Miyamoto
BAFTA plans to present the Academy Fellowship award to Rockstar later this month, noting the company's "revolutionary approach to games" as the driving force behind the selection.