As the third largest developer of video games in the world, this show celebrates Canada’s spot on the world stage as a leader in interactive entertainment. The Canadian Video Game Awards have always been designed to be “by the industry and for the industry” with an interest in engaging public and fan participation.
The Canadian Video Game Awards are produced by the Canadian League of Gamers Inc. and officially endorsed by the Entertainment Software Association of Canada, Interactive Ontario, Alliance Numerique and DigiBC. The producers are joined by a national advisory board of developers and leaders in the Canadian digital entertainment industry.
For 2017 the Canadian Video Game Awards (CVAs) will celebrate Canada’s 150th Anniversary as part of the Ottawa 2017 events. The awards will take place Saturday, November 18th at the Trillium Ballroom in the Ottawa Convention Centre.
This will be the CVAs first time in Ottawa and will feature a VIP Reception, three-course Gala Dinner and the Awards Show.. The 8th Annual Canadian Video Game Awards will celebrate Canada’s achievements in interactive entertainment for 2017 and will be livestreamed on Twitch.tv