Photos! New York Videogame Awards

Photographer Edward Inzauto graciously approached us after the New York Videogame Awards to say he had taken candid shots throughout the event, which reached nearly 135,000 viewers on Twitch. So here’s Mr. Inzauto’s look at the festivities at Villain in Brooklyn — everything from the show onstage to the reactions in the audience to the…

The Roundup: The Circle Speaks

By Harry Rabinowitz It’s been a while, but we’re back! A quick reminder that if you missed the Awards, you can still check it out on our Twitch channel. But this is The Roundup! Jeff Bakalar and John Azzilonna review The Order: 1886. Both laud the games graphical fidelity but are dissapointed by other aspects of the…

NY Game Awards: Winners!!!

Here’s a quick list of all of the winners of the 4th Annual New York Game Awards. Big Apple Award for Best Game of the Year Wolfenstein: The New Order (Bethesda Softworks) A-Train Award for Best Mobile Game Threes (Sirvo)  Ebbets Field Award for Best E-Sports Experience Super Smash Bros. Melee (Nintendo) Tin Pan Alley…

First Ever Award Accepted in a Snowstorm

by Harold Goldberg You can’t fight the Mother Nature. I know this all too well; I’m from Buffalo, New York originally. Late yesterday just before the 4th Annual New York Game Awards went live, we received word from Bethesda Softworks that their representatives couldn’t make it to up to New York City due to inclement weather…

Sponsor Alert: American Born Moonshine!

Late last year, Circle founder Harold Goldberg went on a mission to find the right kind of liquor for the New York Game Awards After Party. He ended up at a cosy bar called Rochelle’s on the Lower East Side. There, he found conviviality — along with a tasting for American Born Moonshine. Three kinds…

Sponsor Alert: ThinkGeek!

We’re totally tickled to announce the news that ThinkGeek is a sponsor of the New York Game Awards. ThinkGeek has the most amazing game and nerd stuff for sale on its easy to navigate site. And they’re running a pretty extensive sale today for Presidents Day. ThinkGeek stuff isn’t the normal geek fare. You can…

Presenter Alert: Powers’ Susan Heyward

We’re absolutely thrilled to announce that up-and-coming actress Susan Heyward will be a New York Game Awards presenter tonight. (While the Awards are sold out, you can watch them on Twitch!) Susan plays the plucky, curious rookie Detective Deena Pilgrim on Powers, the edgy, dark, sometimes touching, Sony PlayStation Network series which debuts on March…