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  Phoenix Labs Wins “Best Art Direction” at The Canadian Game Awards
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Awards Show Honouring The Best Game Creators in Canada Recognizes The Vancouver Studio’s Debut Title Dauntless For Three Nominations and One Win

VANCOUVER, B.C. - September 18, 2020 - Today Phoenix Labs’ debut title, Dauntless, was recognized by The Canadian Game Awards for “Best Art Direction” at the inaugural show. The panel, made up of Canadian games industry luminaries, also nominated Dauntless for “Best PC Game” and “Best Console Game.” 

“We’re humbled and honoured to be recognized for ‘Best Art Direction’ at The Canadian Game Awards! Thanks to all the Slayers out there who support us every day, your feedback is invaluable and we wouldn’t be here without you,” said Jesse Houston, CEO and co-founder of Phoenix Labs. “At Phoenix Labs, we believe people are the ends not the means, and I’m endlessly appreciative of everything this team does every single day. I’m excited to show the world what’s next.”

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About Phoenix Labs

Phoenix Labs is a game company based in Vancouver, British Columbia with offices in San Mateo and Los Angeles, California and Seattle, Washington. The company was founded in 2014 to create games for its passionate community and evolve the way great games are made and enjoyed. They aspire to create new AAA gaming experiences that their community will share for years to come. Their debut title, Dauntless, a co-op Action RPG, is developed by a veteran team from BioWare, Riot Games, and other acclaimed studios. In 2020, Phoenix Labs was acquired by Garena, a leading global consumer internet company founded in Singapore in 2009. For more information on Phoenix Labs and to view open positions, please visit