"Leveraging its loyal community of Web-based gaming enthusiasts, UGO Networks, Inc. launches an online game festival where aspiring game developers can submit their creations for prizes worth up to $5,000 and the possibility to become a game developer for UGOPlayer.com. WHAT: UGOPlayer.com's Online Game Fest will solicit Web games from independent game designers across the country. Eligible entries will be single file, Flash(R)
Ten finalists will be evaluated by a panel of industry experts including Donald Mustard (Creative Director of Chair Entertainment Group), Simon Carless, Sam Roberts, Skye Boyes (President and CEO of XGen Studios) and Mel Basar (General Manager of UGOPlayer.com). One Grand Prize winner will receive $5,000 and a chance to become a game developer for UGOPlayer.com. 1st prize will receive $1,500, 2nd prize will receive $750, 3rd prize will receive $500 and 4th prize will receive $250.