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Florence secures three nominations at The Game Awards

The highly awarded Florence by Melbourne based studio Mountains, has secured three nominations at this year's Game Awards.

November 16, 2018 11:00 AM

ED NOTE: Florence was awarded the "Best Mobile Game" at the The Game Awards ceremony on December 6, beating out nominees PUBG Mobile and Fortnite. Congratulations to the team at Mountains!



Florence the Apple Design AwardAustralian Game Developer Award winning mobile game from Melbourne based studio has received three nominations at The Game Awards on November 13. 

Florence was nominated in the Games for Impact, Best Mobile Game, Best Debut Indie Game categories.


Florence is a narrative game that follows the life of 25 year old Florence Yeoh as she navigates life and romance in Melbourne.

Speaking to the ABC in October after their Apple Design Award win, producer Kamina Vincent said that players of the game were struck by seeing themselves represented in this modern Australian story.

The game was recently selected by Time Magazine as one of their top ten games of 2018, including fellow Annapurna Interactive game Donut County.

The game faces some stiff competition at the Game Awards in the nominated categories from the likes of Fortnite, PUBG Mobile, Donut County and Life is Strange 2. 


The awards will be held on December 6 in Los Angeles and all the nominations can be found here: The Game Awards Nominations 2018

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