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Independent Games Festival Awards Recap

Posted on March 23, 2016 by Rae Michelle Richards

Last week while our staff were busy crossing the many halls of the Games Developer Conference 2016 the IGF (Independent Games Festival) were just as busy preparing to announce the winners for this year’s awards. The grand prize went to Seumas McNally’s narrative crime title Her Story won not only the Grand Prize but also the Best In Narrative award as well. Indie darling Undertale took mercy on it’s playerbase and won the Audience Award while minimalist transit simulator Mini Metro is heading home with the Excellence in Audio award.

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Game Developers Choice Awards & IGDFA Open Up Audience Voting

Posted on February 12, 2016 by Rae Michelle Richards

This year at the 30th Game Developers Conference the Game Developer’s Choice Awards & Independent Games Festival Awards will announce this years slate of winners on Wednesday March 16 in San Francisco, California.  Now both organizations are asking their audience for their say – with the Audience’s Choice awards.

Here are the finalist for the Game Developers Choice Awards Audience Award:

  • Alpha Bear
  • Ark: Survival Evolved
  • Bloodbourne
  • Crypt of the Necrodancer
  • Downwell
  • Everybody’s Gone to the Rapture
  • Fallout 4
  • Fallout Shelter
  • Her Story
  • Just Cause 3
  • Keep Talking and Nobody Explodes
  • Lara Croft: Go
  • Life is Strange
  • Metal Gear Solid V
  • Ori & The Blind Forrest
  • Rocket League
  • Splatoon
  • Star Wars Battlefront
  • Super Mario Maker
  • The Beginners Guide
  • The Witcher III
  • Undertale

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