Big Blue Bubble announced today that its hit mobile game My Singing Monsters has been named the People’s Voice Winner for Best Music/Sound Design (Games) in the 24th Annual Webby Awards, dubbed WFH: Webbys From Home.
Hailed as the “Internet’s highest honor” by The New York Times, The Webby Awards, presented by the International Academy of Digital Arts and Sciences (IADAS), is the leading international awards organization honoring excellence on the Internet. IADAS, which nominates and selects The Webby Award Winners, is comprised of digital industry experts, including Instagram’s Head of Fashion Partnerships Eva Chen, Director of Harvard’s Berkman Center for Internet & Society Susan P. Crawford, actor and activist Jesse Williams, GE CMO Linda Boff, Pod Save the People host and activist DeRay Mckesson, Google’s Head of Conversation Design Cathy Pearl, Fortnite Designer Eric Williamson, HBO Digital Chief Diane Tryneski, Los Angeles Laker Isaiah Thomas, and DDB Worldwide CEO Wendy Clark.
My Singing Monsters is a free-to-play mobile game that inspires players to express their creativity through music. The game features hundreds of quirky, cute, and kooky Singing Monsters to collect, each with their own unique sound to add to your Monster orchestra; not to mention dozens of vibrant worlds to explore. With over 80 million players worldwide and more than 7 years of chart-topping success, My Singing Monsters has grown into an award-winning franchise beloved by fans around the world.
“We’re honored to see My Singing Monsters take home a Webby Award for Best Music/Sound Design,” said Big Blue Bubble Founder & CEO, Damir Slogar. “We owe our People’s Voice win to our global player community. Their love for My Singing Monsters is what motivates us to keep creating the captivating music we are being recognized for today.”
My Singing Monsters will be honored at the star-studded WFH: Webbys From Home Internet Celebration on Tuesday, May 19, 2020, at 3 pm ET. Winners will have an opportunity to deliver The Webby Awards’ hallmark 5-Word Speech during the first-of-its-kind celebration, featuring special appearances by Webby Special Achievement Winners like Webby Person of the Year Avi Schiffmann, Webby Artist of the Year D-Nice, as well as Nextstrain.org founder Trevor Bedford, Miley Cyrus, Kristen Bell, Swizz Beatz and Timbaland, The Daily, Google Classroom, Massimo Bottura organizations that rose to the occasion and are using the Internet to make a profound impact on the lives of others during COVID-19, including Invisible Hands, Shopping Angels, Swab Squad, The Black Fairy Godmother, and Dr. Tatiana Prowell. Fans can follow #Webbys on social to see the Internet Celebration. A full list of both The Webby Awards and Webby People’s Voice Winners can be found at winners.webbyawards.com.