MCV/DEVELOP AWARDS – WITH THANKS FOR OUR ACCOLADE!

Liz Prince our consultant managing the role
Author: Liz Prince
Posting date: 01/07/2024

We are delighted, honoured and thankful to have been named Recruitment Agency of the Year at the recent MCV/DEVELOP Awards.

The Amiqus team and friends gathered at the Lancaster Hotel, London a few days ago for a fantastic evening of celebration and networking. And the icing on the cake? We picked up another award.

While we have been fortunate enough to win a number of these awards over the past 20 years, we are never complacent, and these accolades mean the world to us– in particular this year. The past few months have been probably the most tough we can recall, with the industry going through a restructure and re-set, leading to the significant number of redundancies we’ve all read about in the media. 

As a recruitment specialist in games, this has hit us hard, so we are so thankful to everyone who has continued to support us, and of course, to those who voted for us in these awards. We know it’s not just us who have been affected through this difficult period for the industry, so we’d like to wholeheartedly congratulate all of the other winners in the MCV/DEVELOP Awards, namely:

  • Creative (Content) Partner of the Year – Liquid Crimson
  • Service Partner of the Year – PressEngine
  • Strategic Partner of the Year – Heaven Media
  • Hardware Innovation of the Year – Access Controller for PlayStation 5(Sony)
  • Visual Innovation of the Year – Viewfinder (Sad Owl Studios/Thunderful)
  • Audio Innovation of the Year – Baldur’s Gate 3 (Larian Studios/PitstopProductions)
  • Accessibility Innovation of the Year – Stories of Blossom (Soft LeafStudios)
  • Narrative Innovation of the Year – Baldur’s Gate 3 (Larian Studios)
  • Gameplay Innovation of the Year – Viewfinder (Sad OwlStudios/Thunderful)
  • Ongoing Innovation of the Year – Sea of Thieves (Rare/Microsoft Studios)
  • Major Studio of the Year – Larian Studios
  • Indie Studio of the Year – FuturLabo Major 
  • Publisher of the Year – Nintendo
  • Indie Publisher of the Year – Wired Productions
  • Co-development Studio of the Year – Sumo Digital
  • Media Brand of the Year – Eurogamer
  • PR Agency of the Year – Bastion
  • Campaign of the Year – TAKEOFF (Alan Wake 2 ARG InfluencerCampaign)
  • Event of the Year – Women in Games Careers, Development &Networking Expo
  • Recruitment Agency of the Year – Amiqus (oh hello!)
  • Distributor of the Year – PLAION
  • Retailer of the Year – Green Man Gaming
  • Newcomer of the Year – Maverick Games
  • Better World – GamesAid
  • Legend – Jagex


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