Join the Academy
To become a member of the Academy of Adventure Gaming Arts & Design (AAGAD), an application must be submitted and approved. All applicants must have professional experience in the game industry.
Academy members enjoy many benefits:
GAMA membership at Communicating level
Eligible to register one badge to the GAMA Trade Show at no additional cost
Eligible to register up to two badges to the Origins Game Fair at no additional cost
Two tickets to the Origins Awards show at the Origins Game Fair, including special seating in the VIP area
An Academy pin
Eligible to apply to serve on the Origins Awards Jury
Serve on a Jury
In order to serve on a jury, the applicant must be an Academy member and complete an application.
Each award category is represented by a Foreman and one representative from each of the following industry roles; Manufacturer, Distributor, Retailer, and Media.
Selected jury members serve for two consecutive award cycles.