'Papers, Please' Wins Top Honors at IGF Awards

March 20, 2014 - GamePolitics Staff

Lucas Pope's popular game Papers, Please took home the top prize at last night's Independent Games Festival Awards. In addition to winning the Seumas McNally Grand Prize, Pope's game was honored with awards for Excellence in Narrative, and Excellence in Design.

The award for Excellence in Visuals Art went to Gorogoa, a puzzle game from Jason Roberts; while the award for Best Audio award was bestowed upon Simogo's DEVICE 6. The award for Best Student Game went to Risk of Rain, an action platformer with rogue-like elements from University of Washington development team Hopoo Games; and the community-driven Audience Award was given to The Stanley Parable.

Finally, the Nuovo Award went to Luxuria Superbia from Tale of Tales.

Below is the full list of 2014 IGF Award winners:

Seumas McNally Grand Prize:
Papers, Please by Lucas Pope

Excellence in Visual Art:
Gorogoa by Jason Roberts

Nuovo Award:
Luxuria Superbia from Tale of Tales

Excellence in Audio:
DEVICE 6 from Simogo

Excellence in Narrative:
Papers, Please by Lucas Pope

Best Student Game:
Risk of Rain from Hoppo Games

Audience Award:
The Stanley Parable by Galactic Cafe

Excellence in Design:
Papers, Please by Lucas Pope

Congratulations to all of this year's winners!

Source: Gamasutra


 
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