AWARD CATEGORIES

Movies & Production

  • Feature Movie of the Year
  • Erotic-Themed Movie of the Year
  • Comedy Movie of the Year
  • Vignette Movie of the Year
  • Vignette Series of the Year
  • Gonzo Movie of the Year
  • Gonzo Series of the Year
  • All-Sex Movie of the Year
  • Taboo-Themed Movie of the Year
  • Performer Showcase of the Year
  • All-Girl Movie of the Year
  • All-Girl Series of the Year
  • Director of the Year — Body of Work
  • Director of the Year — Feature Movie
  • Director of the Year — Non-Feature
  • Director of the Year — Web
  • Female Performer of the Year
  • Male Performer of the Year
  • Best New Starlet
  • Best Male Newcomer
  • Girl/Girl Performer of the Year
  • MILF Performer of the Year
  • Crossover Star of the Year
  • Best Actress — Feature Movie
  • Best Actor — Feature Movie
  • Best Actress — Erotic-Themed Movie
  • Best Actor — Erotic-Themed Movie
  • Best Actress — Comedy Movie
  • Best Actor — Comedy Movie
  • Best Actress — Taboo-Themed Movie
  • Best Actor — Taboo-Themed Movie
  • Best Actress — All-Girl Movie
  • Best Supporting Actress
  • Best Supporting Actor
  • Best Non-Sex Performance
  • Best Sex Scene — Feature Movie
  • Best Sex Scene — Erotic-Themed Movie
  • Best Sex Scene — Comedy Movie
  • Best Sex Scene — Vignette Movie
  • Best Sex Scene — Gonzo Movie
  • Best Sex Scene — All-Sex Movie
  • Best Sex Scene — Taboo-Themed Movie
  • Best Sex Scene — All-Girl
  • Best Sex Scene — Virtual Reality
  • Best Screenplay
  • Best Cinematography
  • Best Art Direction
  • Best Special Effects
  • Best Music
  • Best Editing
  • Studio of the Year
  • Best New Studio/Imprint
  • Marketing Campaign of the Year
  • Amateur-Themed Release of the Year
  • BDSM Release of the Year
  • Fetish Release of the Year
  • Specialty Release of the Year
  • Foreign Female Performer of the Year
  • Foreign Male Performer of the Year
  • Foreign Movie Release of the Year
  • Foreign Director of the Year
  • Foreign Studio of the Year
  • Gay Performer of the Year
  • Gay Movie of the Year
  • Gay Director of the Year
  • Gay Studio of the Year
  • Trans Performer of the Year
  • Trans Movie of the Year
  • Trans Director of the Year
  • Trans Studio of the Year

Web & Technology

  • Affiliate Network of the Year
  • Paysite Affiliate Program of the Year
  • Specialty Affiliate Program of the Year
  • Cam Affiliate Program of the Year
  • Cam Company of the Year
  • Clip Company of the Year
  • Dating Company of the Year
  • Payment Services Company of the Year — IPSP
  • Payment Services Company of the Year — Merchant Services
  • Payment Services Company of the Year — Alternative
  • VOD Company of the Year
  • Web Host of the Year
  • Traffic Company of the Year
  • Gay Web Brand of the Year
  • Web Solutions Company of the Year
  • Innovative Web Product of the Year
  • Progressive Web Company of the Year
  • Emerging Web Brand of the Year
  • Marketing Campaign of the Year
  • Cam Studio of the Year
  • Cam Model of the Year — Female
  • Cam Model of the Year — Male
  • Clip Artist of the Year — Female
  • Clip Artist of the Year — Male
  • Web Star of the Year
  • Cam Site of the Year
  • Cam Site of the Year — Gay
  • Clip Site of the Year
  • Paysite of the Year
  • VOD Site of the Year
  • Studio Site of the Year
  • Erotic Site of the Year
  • Female-Produced Site of the Year
  • Nude Photography Site of the Year
  • All-Girl Site of the Year
  • Gay Site of the Year
  • Trans Site of the Year
  • Fetish Site of the Year
  • Virtual Reality Site of the Year

Pleasure Products

  • Pleasure Products Company of the Year — Full Range
  • Pleasure Products Company of the Year — Sex Toys
  • Luxury Pleasure Product/Line of the Year
  • Luxury Brand of the Year
  • Sex Toy of the Year — Powered (Vibrating)
  • Sex Toy of the Year — Powered (Non-Vibrating)
  • Sex Toy of the Year — Non-Powered
  • Couples Sex Kit/Toy of the Year
  • Innovative Sex Toy of the Year — Design
  • Innovative Sex Toy of the Year — Technology
  • Male Pleasure Product/Line of the Year
  • Gay Pleasure Product/Line of the Year
  • LGBT Pleasure Products Company of the Year
  • Soft Bondage Product/Line of the Year
  • Fetish Product/Line of the Year
  • BDSM Pleasure Products Company of the Year
  • Bachelor/Bachelorette Product of the Year
  • Adult Game of the Year
  • Specialty Product/Line of the Year
  • Sex Doll Brand of the Year
  • Excellence in Product Packaging
  • Marketing Campaign of the Year
  • Lingerie Collection of the Year
  • Lingerie Company of the Year
  • Sexual Health & Wellness Product of the Year
  • Sexual Health & Wellness Brand of the Year
  • Sex Enhancement Product of the Year
  • Sex Lubricant of the Year
  • Sex Lubricant Company of the Year
  • Sensual Bath & Body Product of the Year
  • Sensual Accessory Product/Line of the Year
  • Condom Manufacturer of the Year
  • International Pleasure Products Company of the Year
  • Progressive Pleasure Products Company of the Year
  • Boutique Pleasure Products Company of the Year
  • New Pleasure Products Company of the Year
  • Sexpert of the Year

Retail & Distribution

  • Retailer of the Year — Chain
  • Retailer of the Year — Boutique
  • Online Retailer of the Year — Full Range
  • Online Retailer of the Year — Pleasure Products
  • Online Retailer of the Year — Specialty
  • Progressive Retailer of the Year
  • Retail Education/Training Program of the Year
  • Home Party Company of the Year
  • Distributor of the Year — Pleasure Products
  • Distributor of the Year — Specialty
  • International Distributor of the Year
  • Progressive Distributor of the Year
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