[This unedited press release is made available courtesy of Gamasutra and its partnership with notable game PR-related resource GamesPress.]
For Immediate Release
Bath, UK – 11
th February 2014 – Steel Media is giddy with
excitement at being able to announce the launch of the annual
Pocket Gamer Awards.
As with past editions which have proved hugely popular with the
readership, the Pocket Gamer Awards 2014 (
celebrate the excellence delivered by the mobile and handheld
industry during the previous year.
As such, anything released on app stores or reviewed by Pocket
Gamer between 1
st January and 31
st December 2013 was open to consideration by the
editorial team during the selection of the finalists.
An increased number of nominees have been split into ‘Game
of the Year’ categories for each of the leading formats, as
well as genre-specific sections, before rounding off with slots for
the year’s most accomplished publisher and developer.
But whereas the PG team has shortlisted the nominees, as in last
year’s awards it will be the site’s readers who will
decide on the winners. Voting for each of the categories is now
open and will remain so until 12pm GMT on 7
th March 2014.
As has become tradition, the Pocket Gamer Awards 2014 winners
will then be announced at a special event during the Game
Developers Conference, which takes place in San Francisco between
th and 21
This year’s Pocket Gamer Awards are sponsored by Chukong
For more information, contact Joao Diniz Sanches (joao [at]
Notes to editors
About Steel Media
Steel Media is a leading mobile consumer technology publisher
based in the UK. With a team boasting over 90 years of experience
in consumer and contract publishing, the company currently
publishes Europe’s biggest mobile and handheld gaming website
PocketGamer.co.uk, the leading mobile games industry
PocketGamer.biz, consumer friendly iOS digital magazine
Swipe, the US-based 148Apps network, respected iPhone
AppSpy, and a growing number of game guide iOS apps.
Steel Media also runs iPhone Quality Index and Free App
Alliance, as well as the iPhone Alliance and Smartphone Alliance
advertising networks, syndicates content to mobile operators and
handset manufacturers, and provides a range of editorial, design,
and other contract publishing services to a number of leading blue
For further information the Pocket Gamer network or Steel Media,
contact Chris James: