Believe it or not, there is an award show for all of the trailers that we drool over. It has actually ben running for almost ten years now and the next one is on the second Thursday of May at the Orpheum in LA.GOLDEN TRAILER AWARDS ANNOUNCE NOMINEES FOR NINTH ANNUAL AWARDS SHOW
Hammer Creative Dominates “Best Video Game Trailer” Category
APRIL 24, 2008, LOS ANGELES: Hammer Creative garnered three of the five nominations from the 9th Annual Golden Trailer Awards for Best Video Game Trailer. This year’s nominations for Hammer include ASSASSIN’S CREED (Ubisoft), MASS EFFECT (BioWare Corp. and Microsoft Game Studios), and THE SIMPSONS GAME: MEDAL OF HOMER (Electronic Arts). “These nominations are a real tribute to the entire Hammer video game group, spearheaded by Jim Botko and Scott Hayman,” commented Hammer Creative founder Mark Pierce. “We value the opportunity to work with these top publishers and help launch their AAA games.”
About Hammer: Hammer Creative is a creative services and video production house located in Hollywood. In addition to winning the two previous Golden Trailer Awards for Best Video Game Trailer (THE GODFATHER: THE GAME and TOM CLANCY’S SPLINTER CELL: DOUBLE AGENT), Hammer has also won numerous MI6 and Telly Awards for its work in video game advertising.
About the GTA’s: Each year through an open competition judged by film industry notables, the Golden Trailer Awards recognize the creative people who make movie and video game trailers and the best examples of their unique art. The Golden Trailer Awards celebrates the craftsmanship and allure of these potent mini-epics. The 2008 Golden Trailer Awards Show will take place Thursday, May 8th, at the Orpheum Theater in Los Angeles.