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    HTC VIVE Announce Winners of Viveport Developer Awards

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    khawk
    • Posted By khawk

    HTC VIVE[sup]TM[/sup] has announced the winners of the Viveport Developer Awards (VDA), representing the best in VR content outside of games. The awards are organized by Viveport, HTC's app store for VR, and offer $500,000 in cash prizes in five categories.

    Winners were chosen by the VDA jury in categories feature on Viveport: Explore, Create, Connect, and Experience. A fifth Community category chose winners based on votes from the VR community.

    Category Prizes

    1st place: $50,000 + an HTC Vive
    2nd place: $30,000 + an HTC Vive
    3rd place: $15,000 + an HTC Vive
    Runners-up (2 total): HTC Vive

    Community Choice Award: $10,000 (in addition to any other prizes)

    Winners

    Explore

    1st place: Apollo 11 VR, by Immersive VR Education Ltd.
    2nd place: Realities, by Realities.io
    3rd place: The Body VR, by The Body VR
    Runners-up: A Chair in a Room: Greenwater (Wolf & Wood Interactive) Mars Odyssey (Steel Wool Studios)

    Create

    1st place: Fantastic Contraption, by Northway Games
    2nd place: Soundstage, by Hard Light Labs
    3rd place: Paintlab, by LAB4242
    Runners-up: Kodon (TenkLabs), Arcade Artist (Groove Jones)

    Connect

    1st place: Cloudlands: VR Minigolf, by Futuretown
    2nd place: AltspaceVR, by AltSpaceVR
    3rd place: Engage, by Immersive VR Education Ltd.
    Runners-up: World of Diving (Vertigo Games), SurrealVR (SurrealVR)

    Experience

    1st place: Allumette, by Penrose Studios
    2nd place: Pearl, by Google Spotlight Stories
    3rd place: [url="https://www.viveport.com/apps/b701bb19-88a0-4324-9ffe-af81025b2ecf"]Firebird



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