The recruitment agency WN Talents summed up the voting results for the Game Dev HR Awards 2023. The winners in terms of the number of votes cast were the Playkot game studio and the Ravenage publishing house.

This year, the companies were awarded in three nominations.

"The best support"

The victory is awarded to the company that is recognized as a leader in solving the working, psychological, material and everyday issues of employees.

The winner was Playkot, known for the sitebuilder for social networks "Supercity" and the mobile battler Age of Magic. Based in St. Petersburg, the company is now based mainly in Limassol and Belgrade. The number of its employees is approaching the 400 mark.

"The best opportunities for growth"

The best company in this nomination is the one that, in the opinion of those who voted, most effectively helps employees in developing and building a career within their own walls.

The winner was the Georgian publisher of indie games Ravenage. This is a young company that is engaged in launching camera projects from independent developers. She helps the latter, including with financing.

The year 2023, as far as can be judged by the releases, was a success for the publisher. He launched eight projects on Steam alone. Most of them received positive ratings from users.

"The best employer"

In this nomination, the voters had to choose the most attractive company for employment.

The award as the "Best Employer" is received by the developer of free—duplex service products already mentioned above - Playkot.


The Game Dev HR Awards is an annual award for HR achievements in the gaming industry. WN Media Group has been conducting it at the facilities of the recruitment agency WN Talents (formerly Talents In Games) since 2019.