The Hippodice Competition, an international game design contest based in Germany, has opened for submissions. The awards were founded in 1988 by the Hippodice Games Club. It is considered by some to be one of the most prestigious game design award.
Designers will be able to submit games online until September 30. The contest takes place in four phases.
Application: Designers submit rules and descriptions online.
Preliminary: Hippodice editors will evaluate and give feedback on all submissions.
Main: The best prototypes will be requested, tested and evaluated.
Final: A jury of publishing editors will determine the winner to be announced in March of 2020.