This year, the inaugural SuperGameFest (SGF) 2020 is set to take place in the first two weekends of December (5th to 6th, 11th to 13th), and is part of the annual Singapore Media Festival (SMF).
You can start to nominate your favorite content creators and esports professionals from your home countries by submitting nominations across these categories now.
Gaming Creator Awards
- Content Creator of the Year
- Streamer of the Year
- VOD Creator of the Year
- Social Media Star of the Year
- Breakout Creator of the Year
- Esports Team of the Year
- Esports Pro Player of the Year
- Esports Coach of the Year
- Esports Performance of the Year
- Esports Game of the Year
Nominations can be made online at pvpesports.gg/supergamer2020#nominate.
Since most of us cannot travel for leisure, it might be a good time to attend the SGF online.
Check out the Press Release for more details, or just head down to their official site for more information.
PVP Esports unveils virtual gaming festival to delight gamers in Southeast Asia
Nominations for inaugural SuperGamerFest Awards now open till 22 November
Singapore, 23 October 2020 – PVP Esports today announced the inaugural SuperGamerFest (SGF), a virtual festival that aims to delight the growing pool of gamers and esports enthusiasts across Southeast Asia. Powered by Singtel and Globe, Singtel’s joint venture in the Philippines, SGF is set to take place over the first two weekends in December (5-6 and 11-13 December) and is a part of the Infocomm Media Development Authority’s (IMDA) annual Singapore Media Festival.
The fully digital event will feature interactive events and fringe programmes that gamers across the region can look forward to, including exclusive watch parties, interviews with popular esports personalities, educational workshops, masterclasses and the first-ever SuperGamerFest Awards – a platform to honour gaming content creators and esports talents from Southeast Asia. The regional finals of the PVP Esports Community Championships (Season 2) will also take place during SGF and see emerging champions from the Open and Campus categories across eight countries1 battle it out for the title of PVP Regional Champion on Mobile Legends: Bang Bang and Valorant.
Ms Cindy Tan, Head of Business and Marketing, International Group at Singtel said, “The PVP Esports vision is to bring together the gaming community – be it amateur, pro or content creators – to bond over a common interest in everything esports related. We’re thrilled to be launching SuperGamerFest 2020 – an all-encompassing and fully virtual platform for gamers as part of IMDA’s Singapore Media Festival. We’re also proud to be playing a role in supporting the wider esports and gaming ecosystem by recognising the hard work and achievements of Asia’s gaming creators and esports professionals through Southeast Asia’s very first gaming awards show.”
“Esports is rapidly growing in the Philippines and we are excited to be part of this very important milestone in the industry. SuperGamerFest 2020 is one of the biggest esports events in Asia, and it highlights not only the athletes’ competitive spirit, but also brings players from all over the world to foster camaraderie with fellow gamers,” said Mr DC Dominguez, Head of Globe Games and Esports.
“We are proud to contribute to the continuous evolution of the gaming industry and be part of this event that recognises those people and groups who have been critical in growing the esports scene in the region.”
In line with PVP Esports’ core value of healthy gaming, SGF will also provide educational content on proper nutrition, exercise and mental wellness for gamers. Masterclasses and workshops will include coaching on specific gaming skills, as well as the mental and physical training involved in becoming an esports professional.
SuperGamerFest Awards: Celebrating the best and rising in content creation and esports
The SuperGamerFest Awards is Southeast Asia’s first regional gaming awards created to recognise the achievements and talents of gaming content creators and esports professionals, and celebrate the passion and creativity in gaming.
Nominations for the SuperGamerFest Awards will run from 23 October to 22 November 2020. Fans can show support for their favourite content creators and esports professionals from their home countries by submitting nominations across nine categories. Nominations can be made online at pvpesports.gg/supergamer2020#nominate.
The final winners will be decided based on a combination of fan nominations, quantitative analysis and judging by a panel of industry experts from the gaming and entertainment scene, media and influencer professionals, national esports organisations, game publishers and telcos. Award winners will be announced on 12 December as part of the SuperGamerFest.
SGF is produced by event and festival production firm Branded and gaming and esports experts Yup.gg, and supported by partners AIS, Dunia Games and MaxStream. Admission to SGF is free. For more details of the SGF including SuperGamerFest Awards categories, criteria and nomination process, please visit pvpesports.gg/supergamer2020.
About PVP Esports
Powered by Singtel, PVP Esports is ASEAN’s first multi-game, multi-country esports platform. Guided by its core values of passion, sportsmanship and healthy gaming, PVP Esports seeks to grow the regional esports ecosystem through its initiatives and tournaments. Debuting in 2018 with a professional championship, PVP Esports has since presented amateur esports leagues for the gaming community with the launch of regional PVP Corporate League for working professionals and the PVP Campus League for tertiary students in Singapore in 2019. In 2020, PVP Esports introduced two seasons of the PVP Esports Community Championships, encompassing Campus, Corporate and Open categories over the year to continue its outreach and support for the esports community across the region.
For more information, visit www.pvpesports.gg
Singtel is Asia’s leading communications technology group, providing a portfolio of services from next-generation communication, technology services to infotainment to both consumers and businesses. For consumers, Singtel delivers a complete and integrated suite of services, including mobile, broadband and TV. For businesses, Singtel offers a complementary array of workforce mobility solutions, data hosting, cloud, network infrastructure, analytics and cybersecurity capabilities. The Group has presence in Asia, Australia and Africa and reaches over 700 million mobile customers in 21 countries. Its infrastructure and technology services for businesses span 21 countries, with more than 428 direct points of presence in 362 cities.
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About Globe Telecom Inc.
Globe Telecom, Inc. is a leading full-service telecommunications company in the Philippines and publicly listed in the Philippine Stock Exchange with the stock symbol GLO. The company serves the telecommunications and technology needs of consumers and businesses across an entire suite of products and services including mobile, fixed, broadband, data connectivity, internet and managed services. It has major interests in financial technology, digital marketing solutions, venture capital funding for startups, and virtual healthcare. In 2019, Globe became a signatory to the United Nations Global Compact, committing to implement universal sustainability principles. Its principals are Ayala Corporation and Singtel, acknowledged industry leaders in the country and in the region.
For more information, visit www.globe.com.ph. Follow @enjoyglobe on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and YouTube.
About the Singapore Media Festival
The Singapore Media Festival, hosted by the Infocomm Media Development Authority, is one of Asia’s leading international media events, where the industry meets to discover the latest trends, talents and content in Asia for film, TV and digital media. Taking place from 26 November to 6 December 2020, the Singapore Media Festival brings together the Asian Academy Creative Awards (AAA), Asia TV Forum & Market (ATF) and ScreenSingapore, and Singapore International Film Festival (SGIFF). SuperGamerFest will also be held in conjunction with SMF.
For more information about the Singapore Media Festival, please visit www.imda.gov.sg/sgmediafest.
1 Participating countries for PVP Esports Community Championships (Season 2): Brunei (Open only), India, Indonesia, Malaysia (Campus only), Myanmar (Open only), the Philippines, Singapore and Thailand.