The Golden Apple Awards is a yearly award show in the Elma scene, dedicated to recognize the best of the best of the past year in various different categories. The show is arranged by a volunteer jury consisting of active and trusted members of the scene. This year's jury is: roope, Bludek, Markku, bene, FinMan, Lousku and niN. The results are announced in the final show, held on IRC channel. #gaa. The winners usually have speeches at hand for the audience that are celebrating them.
This year is a year of changes. Roope took over Haruhi as the head organizer, and started an overhaul with ambition. This resulted in creating a new Saveload category, releasing this dedicated site, and making major changes to the voting process. Yes, this year everyone can vote! Read the instructions carefully, download the levels, watch the replays, videos and artwork, and go VOTE! The deadline for the voting is Sunday 14th of February, 23:59 EET (GMT+2). The final show will be held Sunday 21th of February, 20:00 EET (GMT+2).