The video games developer Sumo Digital that includes Sumo Video Games, in Pune, India, and PixelAnt Games in Wroclaw, Poland, has received the prestigious TIGA STAR Award. The TIGA STAR award scheme recognizes the very best employers, both small and large, in the UK video games industry.
A rigorous evaluation of Sumo Digital revealed that the company is an excellent place to work and has a strong vision for future success. The TIGA assessment team noted numerous examples of good practice at Sumo Digital.
Sumo Digital continues to provide award winning end-to-end game development solutions to the video games industry, while striving to be an employer of choice to aspiring talent. So far in 2021 the company has completed the acquisition of Polish game development studio PixelAnt Games, making it the 10th studio in the Sumo family.
In April, it won two BAFTA Video Game Awards for PlayStation 5 launch title Sackboy: A Big Adventure, developed for Sony Interactive Entertainment. Sackboy won Best British Game and Best Family Game. Earlier in May, Sumo Group announced a partnership with mental health charity Safe in Our World to further the company’s commitment to better supporting the wellbeing of its people.