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UK Games Expo Awards 2024

The UK Games Expo awards recognise the best games in an array of categories. The Judges Choice Awards are chosen by expert judges and the People's Choice Awards are chosen by the show's visitors.

Judges Choice Awards Winners 2024


Best Abstract Game

Pyramido by Synapses Games

the weird

Best Accessory

The Weird by Monte Cook Games


Best Board Game (American Style)

Redwood by Sit Down!


Best Board Game (European)

Pampero by APE Games


Best Board Game (Strategic)

Cangaceiros by Ares Games/Ergo Ludo Editions


Best Card Game (General)

Trio by Cocktail Games

pioneer rails

Best Card Game (Strategic)

Pioneer Rails by Dranda Games

search party

Best Children's Game

Search Party: Chaos at the Park by Relatable


Best Dice Game

Spots by CMYK

war of the ring

Best Expansion

War of the Ring The Card Game - Against the Shadow by Ares Games


Best Family Game

Mycelia by Ravensburger


Best Gaming Novelty

Welcome to Arkham: An Illustrated Guide for Visitors by Aconyte Books


Best Miniatures Range

Stargrave Scavengers by Osprey Games & North Star Military Figures

mike hutchinson

Best Miniatures Rules

Mike Hutchinson's Hobgoblin by Electi Studio


Best Party Game

Bangarang Card Game by Ginger Fox

old gods

Best Roleplaying Game

Old Gods of Appalachia by Monte Cook Games

one shot wonders

Best Roleplaying Adventure

One-Shot Wonders by Roll & Play Press


Best Roleplaying Expansion

ALIEN RPG Building Better Worlds by Free League Publishing


Best Variant

Dixit Disney by Libellud

Judges Choice Awards


The Judges Choice Awards are chosen by a number of external expert judges. All games submitted into the awards are categorised and then sent to the various judges.

A top three from each category are chosen. Judges Choice Awards results will be announced via our social media channels on 7th May. The ceremony will take place at 5.00pm in the Toute Suite before the Show Preview. We will be announcing a special guest, who will be handing out the awards.

People's Choice Awards


The People's Choice Awards will be voted by the public at UK Games Expo 2024. To vote, you can either vote using your expo account or you can vote in hall 3 using our handy interactive screens in the awards space.

The ceremony for the awards takes place at 3pm on Sunday 2nd June on the Main Stage (2-676) in hall 2. We will have a number of special guests helping us hand out the awards.

More about the UKGE Awards rules see here.