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How to become a BAFTA Games member


Event: British Academy Games AwardsDate: Thurs 12 March 2015Venue: Tobacco Dock, East LondonHost: Rufus Hound-Area: BACKSTAGE REPORTAGEBAFTA/Jonathan Birch

Do you work in games? We want you to join BAFTA, a unique community of creatives and professionals worldwide including those working within and making a contribution to the games industries. By joining you will be able to register to vote in our prestigious awards, support the next generation of talent, and grow your professional network.

Community & Events

  • Networking with film, games and television professionals at our events across the US, UK and Asia
  • Exclusive online games masterclasses and debates, streamed every month
  • Club facilities in London at BAFTA 195 Piccadilly
  • Free cinema access in the UK
  • Exclusive discounts and offers from our partners


  • Receive copies of eligible games for voting in the annual British Academy Games Awards
  • Opportunity to become a jury member to decide the nominations and winners of the Awards and raise the bar for excellence across the industry


  • Support the next generation of talent through our learning and new talent schemes


Are you eligible?

Applicants need to have at least five years' professional experience directly related to the production of games and fulfil one of a number of criteria including:

  • you or your company has won or been nominated for a BAFTA;
  • you work for a British developer, publisher or industry body;
  • you are a British citizen or were born in Britain

How to apply

You can create and submit an application via our Membership Applications Site.