On accepting PDF versions of printed pro...

In the past few weeks, we’ve received questions regarding submitting PDF versions of documents that are also available in either hardcover/softcover format or print-on-demand (POD). In that regard, I thought it would be prudent to post our position. In short, we will not accept submissions of products in PDF format if the product is also available in print/POD format. We will only accept the print/POD (printed out and bound) version. However, if a publisher has a product available in POD format and 1) the POD version has sold less the 50 copies and 2) the PDF and...

New Submissions Form is Online

Starting today, publishers will now be able to use an online form for their submissions. Whether you’re planning on sending packages to the judges or submitting your products electronically, you can use the online form to let us know about your products. For more information, check out the “How to Enter” page on the ENnie Awards website: http://www.ennie-awards.com/publishers/how_to_enter.asp...

Update: Submissions Page

Just a quick update to let people know that the Submissions page linked to above has been updated and is current as of today. Remember, if you don’t see your favorite publisher/product listed, contact them and get them to submit their...

2010 State of the ENnies Address

Greetings all and well met! It’s that time of the year again. The time where the ENnies staff and judges begin the countdown to GenCon and start getting all of our dire ducks in a row. With that in mind, I thought it would be a good idea to let y’all know where we’re at and where we’re headed. 1. This year’s ceremony will be our 10th Annual affair and will be held on Friday, August 6th. The wheels are in motion to make this the best. ENnies. ever. More details to come! 2. One of the projects we’re working on is to create a photo...

Submissions Update

This is just a quick update to let folks know that the Submissions page has been updated as on today. We have had our first submission using our new Electronic Submission rules!  These new rules will make it easier for publishers to submit their electronic only...

Reading and Playing

Much like the other judges, I’ve been slowly working my way through the materials I received post-Gencon.  Now that over a month has passed, I’ve had an opportunity to look over a number of products and give them some initial playtime.  Since I don’t do published reviews or have a blog outside of the ENnies, I wanted to take a few minutes to update the community on what products I’ve used so far as I work my way through the Big Box.  Here’s a subset of submissions I’ve read and played with (you can find a full list of the entries so far...