RECRUITMENT STARS AGAIN! WE’VE PICKED UP ANOTHER AWARD!

Liz Prince our consultant managing the role
Author: Liz Prince
Posting date: 04/11/2021


The whole team at Amiqus is delighted and honoured to have picked up the Recruitment Star Award at the recent Develop Star Awards in Brighton.

As we celebrate our 21st year as a specialist games recruitment agency, this latest award means so much to us all here. It’s not been easy for everyone over the past 18 months of the pandemic and getting together, face to face, with friends and peers in Brighton was very special.


Our Business Manager, Liz Prince, collected the award and offered her thanks: “We’re so grateful for this award and to everyone who voted for us. One special person who always supported us was Ian Richardson and we, like many of you, lost a great friend this year.


“Some events in our lives serve as reminder to us to be grateful and to express that gratitude when we can, so tonight I want to say how grateful I am to our amazing team, for everything they do, I’m so proud of you. I’m grateful to do business with the best companies and people and to support such a fantastic industry. Thank you again for this award, it really does mean the world to us.”


We’d like to thank the judges, plus the brilliant teams at Tandem Events and Bastion for hosting the Awards. And huge congratulations to all the winners. They include:-


Best Visual Art: Returnal

Best Narrative: Röki

Best Game Design: Fall Guys: Ultimate Knockout

Best Audio: Marvel’s Spider-Man: Miles Morales

Best Innovation: Lost Words: Beyond the Page

Best QA & Localisation Provider: Keywords Studios

Recruitment Star: Amiqus Recruitment

Best Creative Provider: Atomhawk

Best Original IP (Sponsored by Hiro Capital): Fall Guys: Ultimate Knockout

Diversity Star (Sponsored by PTW): Anisa Sanusi

Tomorrow’s Star (Sponsored by Amiqus): Reema Ishaque

Best Technology Provider: Unreal Engine

Publishing Star: No More Robots

Best Mobile Game: Little Orpheus

Game of the Year: Returnal

Best Micro Studio (Sponsored by Talenthouse): Polygon Treehouse

Best Studio (Sponsored by Epic Games): Sumo Digital

The Develop Star Award: Debbie Bestwick – Team17


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