the pavs are nz and australia's own
cake cabinet of excellence in game development
Of course, any event named after a dessert wouldn't be complete without a selection of tongue-in-cheek award titles and a cheeky few at our official ceremony.
tune into our livestreamed awards ceremony on saturday 29th august
Our goal is to bring together a selection of the finest games produced in New Zealand and Australia - one of which is probably yours! So if you've submitted a board game, card game, videogame, alt ctrl game, or any other kind of game that you're proud of, we hope you'll join us to celebrate kiwi creativity on our Twitch account!
► The ‘Slice of Heaven’ Grand Prize
► The Guest Plate
► The Student’s Slice
► The Composed Segment: Excellence in Audio
► The Decorative Piece: Excellence in Visual Art
► The Perfect Recipe: Excellence in Design
► The Poetic Serving: Excellence in Narrative
► The Tactile Taste: Excellence in Physical Games
► The Diverse Delight: Excellence in Representation
► Te Maunga Kai Kapua (Teina): Industry Rising Star
► Te Maunga Kai Kapua (Tuakana): Industry Pillar
The Pavs have been running since 2016 - when they were known as the Play by Play awards.
Throughout the years there's been amazingly tight competition and fantastic entrants.
We'd like to continue to showcase those games - click through below to see winners from previous years.