The BMIGaming.com / KWP / The Stinger Report 'Best Of Show Arcade Machine Awards' (BOSA) was created to highlight and reward the very best in new arcade and amusement technology, while recognizing and celebrating the vibrant creativity and innovation within the amusement industry, and to assist in globally publicizing new amusement device and arcade machine product excellence worldwide, starting with the first BOSA Awards announced back in 2011.
The criteria used to judge the 'Best Of Show Arcade Machine Awards' are based solely on qualified products (lines that BMI Worldwide is a recognized distributor of, or firms new to the industry) reviewed at the annual IAAPA Amusement Expo, in which amusements reviewed by our panel of (7) judges are assigned weighted scores in these (6) categories : Game Originality, Game Uniqueness, Game Playability & Enjoyment, Market Relevance, Earning Potential & Pricing The Annual BOSA Awards are now issued in three categories: Video Arcade Games,Redemption Arcade Games and Videmption (Video Redemption) Arcade Games, with qualifying products having the potentialto be issued either a Gold, Silver or Bronze Medal or 'Notable Mention' Award in each category - The amount of awards issued each year can fluctuate, depending on both the quality and quantity of new arcade and amusements devices seen and judged on the show floor. New for BOSA 2014 is the introduction of "Physical / Sports Arcade Games" to the BOSA Awards categories list, which will cover games that have either a major physicality or sporting aspect to gameplay, with products that can range from air hockey, boxing and bowling games to shuffleboard tables and everything in between
Publicity for the 'Best Of Show Awards' includes a worldwide press release sent to all major media outlets via PRWeb and all amusement industry publications, a feature article in The Stinger Report and BMIGaming's BOSA Awards Page, and winners products to be featured on video clips posted to BMIGaming's website and YouTube Channel, which are respectively the most watched arcade channel and the most visited site globally for arcade machines and amusements.
2014 BOSA Arcade Machine Awards | Official Press Release :
2014 Best Of Show Awards - Official Press Release : MS-WORD |PRWEB BOSA Award Presenter Backgrounds : BMIGaming.com / BMI Worldwide - The world's largest online distributor of amusements, arcade games, redemption games, motion simulators and theaters, sports games, kiddie rides, music and vending equipment, with over 1700 commercial-quality arcade and amusement products for sale to over 100 countries worldwide, specializing in Arcade, FEC, Fun Center and LBE (Location-Based Entertainment) Center site feasibility, design, theming and product procurement services. .
Headquartered in Boca Raton, FL, BMI Worldwide has regional offices located in Salt Lake City, Utah, Myrtle Beach, South Carolina, and global offices in Bogota, Colombia and Cape Town, South Africa, with additional international sales offices coming to Europe, Australia and Southeast Asia in 2015. http://www.bmigaming.com The Stinger Report / KWP Limited - Specialist in the 'pay-to-play' industry and scene consultancy, and prolific commentator (through The Stinger Report) on the emergence of the new entertainment markets and amusement technologies, in addition to establishing the first progressive and "forward thinking" entertainment industry association in years, the not-for profit DNA Association, focusing exclusively on emerging technologies in the digital "out-of home" interactive entertainment sector.