The Kyoto eSports Game Awards, a game development contest jointly sponsored by Ponos, Kyoto Prefecture, and the Japan Independent Game Association, will be held at the " Kyoto eSports Summit 2020 Summer: Kyoto eSports Game Awards Ceremony. Kyoto eSports Game Awards Ceremony " will be held on June 27 and 28 online.
The event will be held online on June 27 and 28.
The "Kyoto eSports Game Awards Ceremony " was scheduled to take place at the "Kyoto eSports Summit 2020 Spring" co-hosted with the "BitSummit The 8th Bit" scheduled for May 9 (Sat) and May 10 (Sun), 2020. However, due to the spread of the new coronavirus, "BitSummit The 8th Bit" had to be postponed.
The "Kyoto eSports Game Awards Ceremony" will be held online again at the "Kyoto eSports Summit 2020 Summer," which will be held simultaneously with the " BitSummit Gaiden " on June 27 (Sat) and 28 (Sun), 2020. The "Kyoto eSports Game Awards Ceremony" will be held online at the "Kyoto eSports Summit 2020 Summer," which will be held simultaneously with the "BitSummit Gaiden" online event.
Since the event will be held online, participants will be able to participate free of charge from anywhere in the world via the Internet.
The grand prize winner will be chosen from the six finalists.
The Kyoto eSports Game Awards received more than 20 submissions, and the following six titles have been selected as finalists after a rigorous screening process.
KANINOKENKA -FIGHT CRAB
A new sensation game in which you become a crab and fight crabs, produced by Carappa Games, LLC.
You control a crab that moves in a physics simulation, and the rules of the game are: "If you knock your opponent over, you win! The game is a competitive action game with the rule of "overturn the opponent to win!
For more details, please visit the official website of "KANINOKENKA -FIGHT CRAB-".
This is a one-on-one sports action game in which players control a UFO created by Buoy Labs.
The game can be enjoyed with two simple controls: "Bukkowashi" to smash boxes and "Shoo Shoo" to pull things up.
For more information, please visit the official "Shoe Foes" website.
A new type of competitive game based on a competitive board game created by Pickles.
In this game, players compete to find treasures lying underground in a cute diorama world.
For more information, please visit the official "Diorama Night" website.
Doggy Ninja: Bakunetsu Strikers!
A simple soccer game with controls that allows up to four players to play against each other, produced by Toydia Corporation.
The game features a variety of unique characters that can be easily controlled with a single button for a super-playing experience.
For more information, please visit the official website of " Doggie Ninja: Bakugan Strikers! official website.
Ballistic Craft: Danjutsu no Alchemist
A real-time ballistic action battle arena game created by Palladium Soft.
It is an action battle arena where players battle with customizable magic bullets called "shots".
For more information, please visit the Steam "Ballistic Craft: Ballistic Alchemist" page.
A casual action game by noname studio that allows up to 4 players to play against each other.
The rules are simple: players become balloons and hit their opponents with spikes to win, but there is also a unique point system and a "ghost" system that allows players to get revenge even after being hit once.
For more details, please visit the "BATTLLOON" page on My Nintendo Store.
There will also be content for participants to enjoy!
On the day of the event, the winning entry will be chosen from the six finalists and announced via the game streaming site Twitch.
During the streaming, popular pro-gamers will introduce the shortlisted games and play live games so that viewers can also enjoy the event.
In addition, the gamer-specific chat application Discord will be used to communicate with the final nominees, so you will be able to enjoy the Kyoto eSports Summit 2020 Summer even more by participating in the event in addition to watching.
Information about the Kyoto eSports Game Awards can be found on the official website.