Sumo Digital brings home Best Studio at the Develop:Star Awards

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We’re delighted to announce that Sumo Digital brought home Best Studio at the Develop:Star Awards and The Chinese Room was awarded Best Mobile Game for its platform adventure game, Little Orpheus.

Our parent company, Sumo Group, and its businesses received nominations in a range of categories for the Develop:Star awards and came away with three awards, including: Best Studio for Sumo Digital, Best Mobile Game for Little Orpheus and Best Creative Provider for our sister studio, Atomhawk.

The Develop: Star Awards take place annually to recognise extraordinary studio talent and the year’s games.

Also taking place this week was the Game Dev Heroes Awards, at which Sumo Group’s Equity, Diversion and Inclusion Manager, Leon Killin, took home the Progression Advocate award.

“We’re delighted to be taking home a total of four awards from Brighton, it’s been an fantastic year at Sumo Group and we are so proud of everything our teams continue to achieve.” said Carl Cavers, CEO at Sumo Group.

A HUGE congratulations to all of our teams nominated – we’re so proud of your continued hard work and passion.


We’re looking for brilliant people to join our award-winning team across a myriad of disciplines. You can find all our current opportunities here.