What’s Next for the ENnies?

Business Manager Stacy Muth and Submissions Coordinator / Publisher Liaison Hans Cummings will continue to ensure the awards celebrate excellence in tabletop role-playing. To that end, there will be additional announcements over the next few weeks, following the feedback survey we sent out late last year. We received a lot of useful information, and we are excited to use that information to make the ENnies better! In addition, we are investigating the possibility of transitioning the ENnies into a Non-Profit organization to ensure its sustainability. We are also aware of...

ENnies Leadership Change Announcement

As the RPG fan awards, the ENnies, head towards their 20th anniversary in 2020, big changes are afoot! The ENnies were founded in 2001 by Russ Morrissey and Eric Noah as a volunteer-driven awards ceremony which gave fans the chance to say thank you to the great designers and artists and other creators who made the wonderful games which give us all so much pleasure. Having volunteered for and sponsored the awards for the best part of two decades, Russ Morrissey has decided to retire. He said, “I’m super proud of the awards we created all those years ago, and...

Rules Change Update – Podcasts

The ENnies continue to review the large amount of feedback we’ve received over the course of the last few months. Thank you to everyone that took the time to provide your thoughts. We will have some announcements to make early next year about changes to the awards system! In the meantime, as part of our ongoing efforts to improve, the Podcast category submissions rules have changed. Effective immediately, all submissions for Podcast must be in the form of a Best Of/Must Hear clip no longer than 15 minutes in duration. Judges will listen to this as the foundation to...

ENnie Award Survey

Thank you to everyone that has provided feedback through our initial request.  In an effort to ensure as much participation as possible, a brief survey has been created to target some of the areas we are reviewing. Click here to take the Survey.  The survey will be available until Midnight EST on October 31st....

ENnie Awards – Time for Change

When the ENnie Awards were started as a little fan award 18 years ago, we had no idea we’d still be here nearly two decades later. We’re very proud of our awards ceremony! However, we are aware that it has not changed in all that time, while the world around us has. That is why, after 18 years, we feel it is time to revisit the awards program, the way it works,  the tools and methods we use to run them, and bring the entire program up to date. The ENnies are completely volunteer-driven. The ENnies staff, essentially, is the admin support for each year’s...