Time: 18:00-20:00, 7th Nov 2019
City: Shanghai, China
32 contents in Shortlist, 14 contents won 15 awards.
<FOCUS on YOU>
By Smilegate Entertainment
By Funktronic Labs
Best Industry Content
<Virtual Simulation Security Training Platform>
By Sandman Studios
Most business potential
By iQIYI VR
<ROGAN : The Thief in the Castle>
By Smilegate Entertainment
<Mercenary2: Silicon Rising>
<A Township Tale>
<Levy’s Grimoire: Blade & Magic>
By Metal Cat
Best Mobile Game
<Fire Escape: An Interactive VR Series>
By iNK Stories
Best Mobile Industry Content
By Meshicon Software
Best AR Content
By Pinta Studios
Best Mobile Interactive
By Water Bear Studio
Introduction of the event:
2019 VRCORE Awards was launched this May, calling up outstanding VR/AR contents from all over the world. VRCORE Community, as the organizer of the contest, continues to support high-quality content in 2019. The developers finished their submission on the website (www.vrcore.org) before Aug.31st.
What is VRCORE Awards
VRCORE Awards, held annually since 2016, has been one of the most high-profile VR contests both domestically and internationally.
In the past 3 years, 43 awards were given to 39 projects that excelled from more than 800 entries from 20 countries and regions. The categories of the content included game, film, education, medicine, real estate, museum, among many others.
This year, VRCORE Awards was officially launched on May 13th. Entries are not limited by countries/regions, hardware, developing tools or genres. VRCORE Awards will invite a panel of experts from global VR industry to review the entries and select the winners.
What winners get
This contest will provide great opportunities for all developers and teams who are interested in China market. There will be good chances for the winners to establish cooperative relationships with Chinese partners and to enter China market.
Besides, our valuable partners such as industry organizations, content platforms and hardware companies will be invited to the Awards Ceremony. The award winners and shortlist teams will have a chance to raise their profile both in China and overseas.
Improvement in awards setting: focusing on business
There will be 15 awards in total this year in 2019 VRCORE Awards, including 6 general awards, 5 awards for Console/PC Group and 4 for Mobile Group.
All the entries can compete for general awards, in which “VRCORE Award” will be the highest award.
Most Business Potential Award is new to the awards list. The award aims to seek good contents with enormous potential to be phenomenal after its release.
Best Narrative Award is new to the awards list. The award is set up to encourage developers to pay more attention to storytelling in VR contents.
This year, the awards for Mobile Group will be simplified to 4 awards. AR contents will compete with Mobile VR contents together in this group.