Press release from the Japan Educational Foundation (2022.09.17)
Japan Educational Foundation
HAL is number one in Japan for 2 years in a row! Completely won the Grand Prize and Excellence Award at the “Japan Game Awards 2022 Amateur Division”!
Announced at “Tokyo Game Show 2022” on 9/17 (Sat). All 5 Excellence Award winners are HAL!
Students of HAL (Tokyo, Osaka, Nagoya), a vocational school that trains specialists who are active in each field of the IT and digital content industry,
At the “Japan Game Awards 2022 Amateur Division”, the gateway to success for game creators sponsored by the Computer Entertainment Association (CESA),
We won the grand prize for the 9th time, the most in history. This time, among the 455 works submitted from universities and vocational schools across the country, HAL monopolized all five works selected for the Excellence Award.
Seven of the 10 prize-winning works, including honorable mentions, were by HAL students, breaking the Japanese record for consecutive awards to 16 years.
*Results of HAL Tokyo, HAL Osaka, and HAL Nagoya
– * “Japan Game Awards 2022 Amateur Category” Grand Prize Winner * * Title: “Hagaregashii” Production Team: Sambar Ganbaru (HAL Osaka)* Ichika Tomita, Amaharu Akita, Masaya Sawashita, Eri Hirose, Naoya Iwaasa, Menghan Yoneda, Billy Triady, Mizuki Ihara, Shio Oi, Nanami Kuwabara, Hayashi
Naoki, Ayumi Kobayashi
* Work URL: https://youtu.be/I8bM92vixzc