Finalists confirmed for ME Awards 2012

Finalists confirmed for ME Awards 2012

By Mike Shaw

October 1st 2012 at 3:25PM

Games developers, publishers, tools and service providers in running for awards

The ME Awards 2012 take place on Thursday, November 29th at the Royal Garden Hotel, London W8 4PT.

This year’s event is bigger and better than ever, with 23 awards up for grabs. There are also lots of new categories to take account of the changing market.

Games industry related categories include: Best Games Developer, Best Games Publisher, Best Social Games Service Provider and Best Cross-platform Tools Provider.

After much anguish, ME has sorted through hundreds of entries to confirm the finalists for this year's event.

Winners will be voted up by several hundred judges from the ME contacts book.

So book your place, or table, straight away.

A single place at the awards costs £295 +VAT and tables of ten are priced at £2,750 +VAT.

To book contact katy.phillips@intentmedia.co.uk or call +44 (0) 1992 535647. Sponsorship enquiries should also go to katy.phillips@intentmedia.co.uk.

Sponsors of this year's event are OpenMarket, Onebip and Twilio.

Here are the 2012 nominations:

BEST GAMES DEVELOPER 

NaturalMotion

Neon Play

Firemonkeys

New Star Games

P2 Games

Handy Games

Mobile Pie

 

BEST GAMES PUBLISHER

EA Mobile

Gameloft

AppyNation

Glu

Thumbstar Games

Mindshapes

Outfit 7

Rovio

Com2Us

Magmic

 

BEST SOCIAL GAMES SERVICE PROVIDER

Star Arcade

GREE

DeNA

PlayPhone

Tequila Mobile

PapayaMobile

 

BEST CROSS-PLATFORM TOOLS PROVIDER

Marmalade

AppCelerator

Usablenet

Unity Technologies

Kony Solutions

Mippin

Appmobi

July Systems

 

BEST BRANDED APP DEVELOPER

Golden Gekko

Grapple

Always On Message

Ubinow

YUZA

Masabi

XS2

 

BEST GAMBLING COMPANY

Paddy Power

Probability

Cellectivity

Ladbrokes

Betfair

William Hill

Bet365

Playtech

Bigfish Games

 

BEST ADULT COMPANY

MiKandi

Adultmoda

Private Media

Cherry Media

PinkVisual

Spankmo

AdultAppMart

Apex Media

Reporo

 

BEST ENTERPRISE APP DEVELOPER

Mubaloo

5app

Chelsea Apps Factory

Atos

hedgohog lab

 

 

VIDEO SERVICE PROVIDER 

zeebox

Skyfire

YesVideo

QuickPlay Media

Saffron Digital

SPB TV

YuMe

On Demand Group

Bytemobile

 

BEST MUSIC SERVICE PROVIDER

Shazam

Omnifone

24/7 Entertainment

Spotify

Livewire Mobile

Deezer

Mobile Roadie

Nokia

Flowd

 

BEST AUGMENTED REALITY COMPANY

Blippar

Zappar

Layar

Metaio

Aurasma

Qualcomm

 

 

BEST GAMES MONETISATION COMPANY

inneractive

GetJar

Flurry

Mondia Media

24MAS

Flexion

Kiip

Teepee Games

Antix Games

 

 

BEST PAY BY MOBILE COMPANY

Onebip

BOKU

Payone

Danal

Cashlog

M-coin

Text2pay

Bango

GlobalCharge

 

BEST TRANSACTIONS COMPANY

CoreThree

OpenMarket

Oxygen8

MACH

Sybase 365

Ericsson IPX

mBlox

IMImobile

txtNation

 

BEST WEB PUBLISHING COMPANY

bemoko

Infomedia

Momac

Duda

Antenna

Netbiscuits

Wapple

Taptu

 

BEST ADVERTISING NETWORK 

Adfonic

KissMyAds

InMobi

madvertise

Jumptap

Google

YOC

4th Screen

Mojiva

MobPartner

Leadbolt

 

BEST RICH MEDIA AD PLATFORM 

Crisp Media

Medialets

InMobi Studio

Celtra

Adjitsu

 

BEST MARKETING COMPANY

Fetch

Velti

Somo

Sponge

Enrich

Odyssey

Marvellous/Isobar

AKQA

Lumata

Placecast

Brainstorm

 

BEST CUSTOMER SERVICE

Betfair

Freshdesk

OpenMarket

Amazon

O2

Samsung

 

BEST PR AGENCY 

Hotwire

Diffusion

Speed

Liberty

VSC

Mustard

dimoso

GiantPR

 

BEST RECRUITMENT AGENCY

Propel London

Aspire Mobile

IMR Executive

Artemis Search

Datascope

OPM Recruitment

Sheridan Evans

European Leaders

 

BEST DEVICE MANUFACTURER

Apple

Sony

Samsung

Nokia

ZTE

Huawei

Amazon

Motorola

 

BEST OPERATOR

O2

Orange

Vodafone

3UK

 

To book your place, contact katy.phillips@intentmedia.co.uk or call +44 (0) 1992 535647.