We are proud to announce that Juf-in-a-Box is one of the three nominees for the European Innovative Games Award 2012 in the category ‘Innovative Application Methods’. After winning the Games for Health Award in 2011 Juf-in-a-Box is again in the race for a very prestigious award. Ranj Serious Games has won the European Innovative Games Award twice before. In 2008 the award was won with the projectmanagement game Sharkworld and in 2010 the award was won with the recruitment game Houthoff Buruma – The Game.
The European Innovative Games Award was created in 2008. It is awarded in cooperation with the European Commission and honors innovative achievements in the sector of computer- and videogames. The categories are T – Innovative Technology, GD – Innovative Game Design, AME – Innovative Application Methods and Environments as well as N – Innovative Newcomer. Products and projects from all member-states of the EU are eligible. Host of the award is a joint effort of the Frankfurt Economic Development GmbH, the game industry association gamearea- FRM e.V. and the Hessian Ministry of Economics, Transport, Urban and Regional Development in the scope of the program Hessen-IT. The winners of the E.I.G.A. 2012 are announced in January 2013.