At the Video Game BAFTAs, held at the The British Academy of Film and Television Arts (BAFTA) last night in London – celebrating the very best in games of the past year – smash hit game Tearaway developed by Media Molecule snapped up three BAFTA Awards! The ceremony was hosted by Dara O Briain at Tobacco Dock, London E1, where presenters included Rob Beckett, Alex Brooker, Shaun Dooley, Hideo Kojima, Ian Livingstone, Steven Moffat, Chris Ramsay, Carol Vorderman and Wretch 32.
Papercraft platformer Tearaway scooped awards for Artistic Achievement, Family and Mobile & Handheld. Rex Crowle, who last year was selected as a BAFTA “Breakthrough Brit” for his exceptionally promising talent, collected his first BAFTA for his work on Tearaway.
The Awards’ highlights programme will be broadcast in the UK on Challenge (Sky: Ch 125, Freeview: Ch 46, Virgin: Ch 139) on Friday 21st March at 10:00 pm.