D.I.C.E. Awards Submissions Now Open

Submissions close Dec. 8

The Academy of Interactive Arts & Sciences (AIAS), the video game industry’s professional trade organization, representing over 30,000 development and creative members, has opened submissions for the 26th Annual D.I.C.E. Awards (#DICEAwards), serving to recognize excellence among peers currently working in games. This year's D.I.C.E. Awards ceremony closes the three-day D.I.C.E. Summit on the evening of Thursday, February 23rd at Resorts World in Las Vegas.

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Registration for D.I.C.E. Summit 2023 Now Open

February 21-23
Resorts World, Las Vegas

Registration for the 2023 D.I.C.E. Summit at Resorts World Las Vegas is now open. Register now to save with the early bird rate. Visit dicesummit.org for more info.

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Joe Henson & Alexis Smith

Composers, The Flight

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Austin Wintory chats with the composer duo collectively known as The FlightJoe Henson and Alexis Smith. Together they discuss their journey into game development; what led them to becoming a composing duo; the advantages of working together and relying on each others strengths; and their recent work in titles like Horizon Forbidden West and Gotham Knights.

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Julian Wilton

Creative Director, Massive Monster

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Trent Kusters chats with Massive Monster's Julian Wilton. Together they discuss developing the smash indie hit Cult of the Lamb; Julian's early work on Newgrounds; how local government funding kickstarted the establishment of Massive Monster; how the pitching process with Devolver manifested; and developing a title from the ground up with marketing at the forefront. 

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Supporting Ukrainian Game Industry Professionals

Many games industry professionals are fleeing Ukraine because of war. Organized by InGame Job, Values Value, Games Gathering, DevGAMM, GDBAY, and other game dev influencers and community leaders in Ukraine, a new initiative has been created to help inform fellow Ukrainians who have been in contact with InGameJob.com, so they can contact the right people directly for further support. 

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2022 AIAS Foundation Scholars Announced

The AIAS Foundation, the philanthropic arm of the Academy of Interactive Arts & Sciences (AIAS), is pleased to award eleven scholarships to outstanding students and early professionals who are dedicating their careers to the advancement of the video game industry. The scholarship winners will each receive $2,500 or a travel stipend to a video games conference, participate in a mentorship program, and are eligible to participate in a professional training and networking opportunity at the 2023 D.I.C.E. Summit and 26th Annual D.I.C.E. Awards show. 

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