Submissions Open for the 25th Annual D.I.C.E. Awards

The Academy of Interactive Arts & Sciences (AIAS), the video game industry’s professional trade organization, representing over 30,000 development and creative members, has opened submissions for the 25th Annual D.I.C.E. Awards (#DICEAwards), serving to recognize excellence among peers currently working in games. 
This year's D.I.C.E. Awards ceremony will celebrate its 25th anniversary and close the three-day D.I.C.E. Summit on the evening of Thursday, February 24th at the Mandalay Bay Resort in Las Vegas.

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#DICE2022 Registration Now Open

Registration for the 2022 D.I.C.E. Summit (#DICE2022) is now open. The premier video game networking conference returns in-person to Las Vegas from Tuesday, February 22nd through Thursday, February 24th at the beautiful Mandalay Bay Resort.

Reduced hotel rates are available at the all-suite Delano Hotel attached to Mandalay Bay. Book your room before they sell out here.

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Martin Stig Andersen

Composer and Sound Designer

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Austin Wintory chats with composer and sound designer Martin Stig Andersen. Together they discuss his thought process behind designing the music behind the intense action packed scenes of Back 4 Blood; how much his classical music background informs his current work; his work on Playdead's LIMBO and INSIDE; and his performance work outside of video games.

Martin Stig Andersen is a composer and sound designer with a background in the fields of acousmatic music, sound installations, electroacoustic performance, and video art. He is best known for his work in audio and music across several award winning titles including LIMBOINSIDEControlShadow of the Tomb Raider, and the recently released Back 4 Blood 

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2021 AIAS Foundatioon Scholars Announced

The AIAS Foundation, the philanthropic arm of the Academy of Interactive Arts & Sciences (AIAS), is pleased to award 11 scholarships to outstanding students and early professionals who are dedicating their careers to the advancement of the video game industry.

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D.I.C.E. Awards Roundtables Now Available

The AIAS is excited to begin releasing the extended roundtable conversations from the 24th Annual #DICEAwards, starting with Role-Playing Game of the Year and Outstanding Achievement in Game Design. Moderated by Spawn on Me's Kahlief Adams, watch our nominees share candid discussions and insights about their games.
More #DICEAwards roundtables will be released in the coming weeks. Follow our Twitter @Official_AIAS and subscribe to our YouTube channel for the latest updates!

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D.I.C.E. Conversations

The AIAS is bringing the unparalleled networking and shared conversations of the D.I.C.E. Summit to virtual platforms with online talks and roundtables as a brand new recurring series called D.I.C.E. Conversations.

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