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Blockdot Wins Gold and Silver at Communicator Awards
Dallas-based Blockdot won a Gold Award of Excellence and a Silver Award of Distinction in the 2011 Communicator Awards competition.
The Communicator Awards are judged and overseen by the International Academy of the Visual Arts (IAVA), a 550+ member organization of leading professionals from various disciplines of the visual arts dedicated to embracing progress and the evolving nature of traditional and interactive media. Current IAVA membership represents a "Who's Who" of acclaimed media, advertising, and marketing firms including: Condè Nast, Coach, Disney, The Ellen Degeneres Show, Estee Lauder, HBO, Keller Crescent, Monster.com, MTV, Polo Ralph Lauren, Sotheby’s Institute of Art, Tribal DDB, Victoria’s Secret, Wired, Yahoo!, and many others.
The award-winning Blockdot projects are:
Chicktionary for the iPhone (award of excellence):
Chicktionary challenges players to unscramble a roost full of letters and create as many words as possible. Each chicken bears a letter. Tap the chickens and spell out a word, then watch as the word appears below them. The more words you create, the more points you earn! Download it from the iTunes store at
LEGO Mission: Von Nebula (award of distinction):
Blockdot developed “Mission: Von Nebula” for LEGO — the company that provides toys, experiences and teaching materials for children in more than 130 countries. This game was created specifically for the LEGO product line, Hero Factory.
In the game, evil mastermind Von Nebula is creating chaos in Makuhero City and it is up to you to stop him!! Players must suit up and take him down! Try the game for yourself at
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Blockdot, a Media General, Inc. company, is an award-winning specialty agency for brands and select partners. For over 10 years, Blockdot has delivered immersive experiences that connect consumers and world-class brands in the digital arena — including American Airlines, Kraft, LEGO, Microsoft, Universal Studios, VISA and Verizon. Our technical and creative work captivates and informs audiences. More information can be found at www.blockdot.com.
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Page Updated Last on: Jun 13, 2011