We hosted our first-ever retrospective award ceremony!
The most unique and remarkable games from 2015 were honored with a series of special awards. We brought back all of last year’s jam winners, played, reminisced, and voted on our game of the year.
Dirtiest Pixel: Ghost Crab Games
Hipster Hallmark: Breaker Blocks by Jake Vander Ende
l33t h4cker Award: Legion Defender by Matthew Findlater
The One That Got Away: Riposte by Camden Segal
Jake Is The Enemy: Labyrinthrope by Jake O’Brien
Looking The Devil In The Face: Power Jacker Defense by Aaron Chapin
Taking It All The Way: Resistor by Cardboard Fortress
Fucking Finally: Show Off by Shawn Pierre
Best Kids’ Game: Monster Want Burger by Cipher Prime
Loneliest Lovehouse: Lonely Lighthouse by Steve Pettit & Rachel Stine
Rookies of the Year: It’s Alive! by Corey Arnold, Gregory Martin & Tabitha Arnold
WTF?: Crabmando by Ghost Crab Games
GAME OF THE YEAR: Aaron’s Quest by Kotaro Fujita, Edward Ganges, Chris LaPollo & Bryan Pham
Congrats, guys!!! The grand prize was smashing an ouya remote with the new custom laser engraved ceremonial sledgehammer.
We also worked hard in February to archive the awesome games created here at the Forge in past jams! Check out the winning games, and many more, at the link: