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Golden Gnome Nominations now open!

The nominations for this year's Golden Gnomes are now open! Every year the Golden Gnomes recognise the very best community talent across RuneScape, Old School RuneScape and the wider community. This year The Golden Gnomes take place on the opening night of RuneFest 2019, at 18:00 on Friday October 4th. Not got your ticket yet? Then what are you waiting for - you can grab yours here!

Voting for your favourite has never been easier - simply visit this survey link. Nominations Close on the July 16th.

This year it's your votes that will drive the entire Golden Gnome Awards voting process, all the way from start to finish! Once we have received the nominations, the GGA panel will announce the finalists. You'll then have the chance to vote for the winner of each category. The final winners will be revealed live at the Golden Gnome Awards at RuneFest.

To run through that process once again:

  • Nominations Close on July 16th
  • Nominees shortlisted by GGA Panel
  • Nominee shortlist announced to community
  • Players vote from shortlisted nominees on July 26th
  • Nominee voting closes on August 1st
  • Winner votes reviewed by GGA Panel (i.e vote manipulation checks)
  • Winners announced at Golden Gnome Awards at RuneFest on October 4th
  • The categories for this year are as follows:

    Video Awards

  • Best New RuneScape Video Maker
  • Best New OSRS Video Maker
  • Best RuneScape Video Maker
  • Best OSRS Video Maker
  • RuneScape Video of the Year
  • OSRS Video of the Year
  • Streaming Awards

  • Best New RuneScape Streamer
  • Best New OSRS Streamer
  • Best RuneScape Streamer
  • Best OSRS Streamer
  • Art Awards

  • Best New RuneScape Artist
  • Best New OSRS Artist
  • Best Artistic Creation
  • Best Artist
  • We're so lucky to have such passionate and talented fans, and we can't wait to see you all to celebrate in October. The very best of luck to you all!

    Please note: Cosplay Awards will be voted on live at RuneFest on Saturday during the Cosplay Parade.