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Yippee Entertainment wins Best Start-up Award at the prestigious Big Chip Awards 2013

Big Chip is the longest running digital awards in the UK and Yippee Entertainment are delighted to announce that they won the Best Start-up category at the awards ceremony last night.

This is the third prize of the year so far for Yippee, having won awards for Rising Star and Entrepreneur at the Salford Business awards last month.

Mike Delves, Managing Director said“I am?overjoyed for Team Yippee that together our hard work is being recognised in such a prestigious manner. 2013 is certainly shaping up to be a memorable year for Yippee! Entertainment against what is a very difficult economic backdrop for the UK as a whole. We are looking forwards to announcing new product releases over the coming months and would like to take this opportunity to thank our family and friends who have supported us over the past year to make our dream a reality.”

The Big Chips are far and away the biggest digital awards outside London and the longest running in the UK. They are run by and for the industry, not for profit - by trade association, Manchester Digital working with partners including? Digital Union?in the North East,? Leeds Digital Festival,? Creative Liverpool,? Creative Sheffield,? Liverpool Vision?and the? Manchester Digital Development Agency.

The full list of winners can be viewed at http://www.bigchipawards.com/page.asp?id=3785

About Yippee Entertainment

Yippee Entertainment Ltd. is an independent developer founded in February 2011 by games industry veterans totalling 130+ years’ experience starting way back in the 8-bit era. Collectively the team has worked on a string of AAA titles spanning all genres and including high-profile franchises such as‘MotoGP’,‘FIFA’ and‘Rugrats’’ alongside first-party titles like‘Nintendo - Mario Artist Paint Studio’ and 'Ken Griffey’s Baseball’.?? Their original IP‘Chimpact‘has gained critical acclaim across all mobile platforms

For all enquiries please contact lorraine.starr@yippee-entertainment.com

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