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2015 IGF Main Competition: Viewing Entries 1 - 30 of 639 Next Page

.lazr. (Kevin "Gaeel" Bradshaw-Rodriguez)

.lazr. is a local multiplayer cyberneon glitchpunk arena shooter for up to four futurepunks.
Connect via your neural uplink, or if you are of the remaining few still stuck in the 21st century, you can use Xbox controllers.

Twin-stick instagib competitive play where split second reactions and situational awareness are needed to secure a win.

.Racecraft (Vae Victis Games)

Imagine a racing game where you can create procedural race tracks from scratch, set up racing events and play as a driver, but not only that. A VR-ready racing sandbox where you can decide everything about how you race. This is .Racecraft.

"Kid Nano" (Tomorrow.gy )

Kid Nano is a puzzle for your eyes & ears.

Alternate universe beat slicing and audio fx plug-ins inside a gestural musical puzzler - play with our packs or use your own music, export your mixes and solutions - experimental & fun!

Coming soon (iOS, Android)

"Platfinity" (Ian Martin)

Platfinity, the platform game you create while you play.

Create and play your own platform games!

+ Change platforms, tiles, backgrounds, hazards, characters, sounds and more, easily and with no programming required!
+ Create your own graphics for any in-game item, directly in the game, making a new game in minutes.
+ Move seamlessly between editing and playing your game.

+ Set platforms and hazards to move in any direction and at any speed.
+ Add effects like icy, bouncy, sticky and more to platforms and tiles.
+ Enhance your game's appearance with foreground and background tiles.
+ Use the Retrofilter to give your games a pixelated retro look.
+ Your creations are automatically saved for you, and sharing your game or adding a downloaded game is as easy as copy and paste!

Includes the example games: "Proving Grounds of the Mad Game Designer", a brutal test of your platforming skills; "Purgatory", a dark, emotional tale of a man stuck in limbo; "8 Bit Love Affair", a retro style g...

"Skullduggery!" (ClutchPlay Games LLC)

You know the old saying, "you can't take it with you?" Well, I've got news for you, my friends, they were WRONG! "Deadbeats" have been taking their riches with them to the afterlife for centuries and it's the job of the INFERNAL Revenue Service — and its army of skulls — to collect! That's where you come in.

In Skullduggery! you'll play a Semi-Organic Autonomous Skull, working as an agent for the Infernal Revenue Service. Your job is to collect unpaid taxes from the 'deadbeats' of the afterlife by any means necessary. Using the elasticity of your own brain, twang yourself around the fortresses of the afterlife's biggest deadbeats. Slow time to avoid deadly obstacles and pull off crazy trick shots to collect riches. Discover hidden caches and slip past surly guards. Play 'head to head' against your friends to become the afterlife's most successful agent. Fill out paperwork and reflect on the inherent emptiness of existence!

[SPECTRUM] (Pint Size Games)

A 2d puzzle/platformer set inside the circuits of a dying robot. [SPECTRUM] uniquely combines color based logic puzzles with solid platforming mechanics. By absorbing and combining colored energy sources you must bypass obstacles and overcome brain twisting puzzles to bring the robot back to life.

#IDARB (Other Ocean (+ Internet))

Built with the input of thousands of crazed internet gamers, #IDARB is a chaotic, 8-player, eSport jumping future arena ball game, complete with wild half time competitions, Kinect enabled crowd shows, and disruptive "hashbombs" which dynamically change the game itself via Twitch and Twitter! Prepare to battle everything from Moustache Cops to Breakfast, in this highly customizable, fast action game inspired by 8-bit sports and arcade classics!

#IDARB supports up to a whopping 8 simultaneous local players, and up to 4 vs. 4, head-to-head online matches. Additional features include a mind-blowing single-player story mode, wild half time competitions, Kinect enabled crowd shows, and unlockable recipes.

Begun as a crowd-sourced project, the game's title is an acronym for "It draws a Red Box" (IDARB). Thanks to thousands of suggestions via social media, the game evolved from one red box into the wacky amalgam it is today, complete with hundreds of strange "hashbombs", secret commands whi...

1001 Spikes (Nicalis, Inc./8bits Fanatics)

Discover the lost treasures of Ukampa in South America as Aban Hawkins in the hardest platformer of 2014! Aban searches for his estranged father, world-famous archeaologist, Jim Hawkins. The elder Hawkins mysteriously disappeared while exploring the ruins. Before his disappearance, the elder Hawkins entrusted his daughter, Tina with a map to the location of the ruins but with a grave warning that death awaits around every corner.

Aban Hawkins races into the frozen tundra of the antarctic, undiscovered temple ruins and the vast caverns of South America in search of his father and the legendary treasure rumored to lie behind the Golden Door of Poko-Mum.

1234 (Frank Fang)

The Puzzle Game <1234> is an amazing game. In this game, you can accomplish missions, such as Multi-combination, Multi-Up and combos, by clicking and sliding blocks.
This game has more than 150 missions and 30 achievements, which is waiting for your decryption. The mission type of game includes Multi-Combination, Multi-Up and Combos .... removing Fixer and removing Box, making Combiner.
In the Challenge model, your luck is required, and in the Explore model, the final mission goal needs your exploration. Each mission is designed meticulously, which is full of challenges and interests.
Come on, enjoy this game and challenge your intelligence and fortune.

1954: Alcatraz (Daedalic Entertainment GmbH and Irresponsible Games, LLC)

First entered in the 2011 IGF Competition under the title "Alcatraz", this moody point-and-click adventure took three more years to reach the public.

Players must break out of the most notorious prison in America and navigate the '50's Beat scene in San Francisco. As Joe Lyons, you'll have to outwit (or outfight) our country's most violent criminals, including the psychotic "Birdman of Alcatraz". And as Christine Lyons, Joe's wife on the outside, you'll have to find Joe's loot and help him escape -- and deal with the crazy writers, poets, singers, and painters of North Beach.

Will Joe escape? Will their marriage collapse? Who will die?

20XX (Batterystaple Games)

20XX is a Mega Man Roguelike with multiplayer, and our debut title here at Batterystaple Games. Explore procedurally generated levels, collect new weapons and abilities, purchase upgrades, and fight bosses with way too much health. If you are a fan of roguelikes or the Mega Man series you will love this game! 20XX also features full co-op. Play with your buddy on the couch or over the interwebs.

80 DAYS (inkle)

1872, with a steampunk twist. Phileas Fogg has wagered he can circumnavigate the globe in 80 days or less. Choose your route around the globe travelling by airship, submarine, mechanical camel, steam-train and more, racing other players and a clock that never stops.

Explore over a hundred cities and encounter a huge cast of characters. Climb the Burmese mountains, trek the Zulu Federation, find love on the Trans-Siberian Express or disappear under the Indian Ocean - but don't fall behind the time. Every second counts, and the in-game clock never stops running.

Strategic resource management combines with rich interactive fiction to create a story that is uniquely yours. The 500k+ word script is assembled into a narrative on the fly based around your decisions, all of which are remembered. Replay as many times as you want: there will always be new content to discover.

99 Bricks Wizard Academy (WeirdBeard)

You've always dreamed of becoming a wizard, only one thing is missing: your own wizard tower! Use all your magical skills to defy gravity and build the highest tower the world has ever seen. But watch out for the other wizards, they will stop at nothing to crumble your creation.

99 Bricks Wizard Academy is a fun and fast paced endless physics builder. The goal in the game is to build the highest tower using tetrominos. This sounds easy but gravity and opposing wizards will make this quite a challenge, if you don't build stable, your tower will tumble. By learning new magic spells and improving your own construction skills you will overcome your enemies and build higher and higher.


A Bird Story (Freebird Games)

A simple & surreal 1-hour short about a boy and an injured bird -- a light interactive animation without dialogues.

A Good Snowman Is Hard To Build (Alan Hazelden, Benjamin Davis & Ryan Roth)

A Good Snowman Is Hard To Build is an adorable puzzle game about being a monster and making snowmen.

A Life worth dying for (Mutlu Creative)

Trigger video flashbacks in this sentimental new memory game.

You're about to die. Your goal is to remember a sequence of cues. If you can recall them correctly, you will trigger short video flashbacks. These intimate moments add up to form an abstract impression of my life, reaching further back in time as you advance.

This is a new kind of memory game, an interactive self-portrait made from my own personal home videos. It illustrates my fear of Alzheimer's disease, a mental illness that can cause permanent memory loss. My goal is to raise awareness, help fund research, and keep you mentally sharp. 10% of proceeds are donated to help fund Alzheimer's research and support programs.

DOWNLOAD NOW:
http://alifeworthdyingfor.com

"It's unique, and thought-provoking" - CNET Best mobile games of July

"A fascinating portrait of a serious subject" - 148Apps

"One of the most unusual mobile games you pick up this year" - JayIsGames

A Spire To The Gods (Be-Rad Entertainment)

A Spire To The Gods is a turn-based dungeon crawler.
If Diablo and Minesweeper had a baby it would look something like this.

You tap on tiles to reveal what's underneath which could be Lots of Loot (LOL), an enemy, a nasty trap, or your objective for the level.

For more info, screenshots, animated .GIFs, and preorders go to:
http://www.be-rad.com/games/spire/

The game is currently on Steam Greenlight and I'd appreciate your votes!
http://steamcommunity.com/sharedfiles/filedetails/?id=245714692

A Story About My Uncle (Gone North Games)

A Story About My Uncle is a narrated action-adventure game, about a boy who is accidentally sent to another world in search of his lost uncle.

The gameplay consists of fast-paced first-person platforming, where the player traverses the environments at great speed, aided by a power suit's grapple device and enhanced jumps. Following the uncle's tracks, the boy discovers fantastical landscapes and meets mystical creatures that help him closer to finding out where his uncle may have gone – and why.

A Street Story (NarraFlux)

A Street Story is an original narrative game in which all the main character's dialogs are interactive.

The action is set in the realistic background of the suburbs of Paris, France, in 2004. The hero is a small gangster who has to manage the growing tensions inside his gang and the heat coming from the police...
The player must adapt his character's behaviour to this tense situation by understanding and playing with the NPCs' psychologies.

A Street Story is an intense crime story to live through for the player in the form of a subtle narrative comic game.

A Tofu Tail (alchemedium)

A Tofu Tail is a fairy tale of a Mr. Tofu, a man-turned-tofu by a deceptive kitsune, racing through the vivid, puzzle-filled maze realms of the foxes in search of a way to break his curse. It has a whimsical story heavily influenced by Japanese folklore, has been crafted with a unique and completely hand-drawn art style and an imaginative and emotional chiptune/rock-mix soundtrack to support the narrative.

A Tofu Tail is an aesthetically and story-driven puzzle game features addictively simple color-maze-based gameplay with additional challenges and narrative in each new realm. The story mode establishes the core color-change mechanic and introduces additional themed mechanics along the way, eventually leading to synergistic puzzles designed to build on what was learned up to that point. Freeplay is an extension of the core color-change mechanic, providing procedurally-generated levels for added replayability.

A Tough Sell (LabLabLab)

Have you ever dreamed of having a conversation with Snow White? In this short game, you can actually talk to her in plain English. Be part of the fairy tale: be the Evil Stepmother as she tries to convince the poor girl to eat the poisonous apple. You've tried to kill her twice already, so she might be a bit suspicious by now. Will you find the words to gain her trust?

A.R.E.S. Extinction Agenda EX (Extend Studio)

A 2.5D action-packed side-scrolling platformer, in the traditions of retro classics, that takes you on a thrilling sci-fi adventure!

Take control of combat specialist Ares, or a battle veteran, Tarus, to battle deadly machines with a variety of powerful weapons and armor. Your goal: Save Minos Space Station's survivors and uncover the nefarious Zytron's extinction agenda!

A.V. (FirstForever Studios)

A.V. is a music-based Stealth-Puzzle game developed in the Unity engine. The game places the player in the role of a rogue music-processing algorithm from a computer's sound systems. From this role, the player can view the world only through the use of sound. When idle, the player views the game world as only a plain, black void. However, each sound in the game sends out a pulse of energy, illuminating a small portion of the world around that sound's source. (Or, in simpler terms, sound = light.) Through this mechanic, players can visualize their surroundings and learn to navigate through a strange, complex, and lively computer world while trying to avoid the anti-virus drones that serve a rather seriously distraught computer.

a•part•ment (Team a•part•ment)

Nick Connor just got dumped. His girlfriend of four years has left him behind. Explore the wreckage of their relationship by uncovering the memories scattered throughout their apartment. Venture outside to visit his neighbors: a lost daughter, a widow, an unfaithful lover. Strangers living within a single apartment complex.

Enter their apartments - their lives, their relationships, their innermost thoughts - in a series of surreal, textual, poetic vignettes.

a•part•ment is an experiment: an autopsy of a relationship conducted through text and interactivity.

Aaru's Awakening (Lumenox ehf)

Aaru's Awakening is a 2d action platformer taking place in the world of Lumenox. The world of Lumenox is controlled by the four deities "Dawn", "Day", "Dusk" and "Night" that rule the world together in peace. The world is held together with transitions: Night covers the world with darkness and then Dawn returns light back into the world. Day then releases his grip to pass control to Dusk.
The game begins with Dawn sending Aaru on a quest to Nights domain to stop his plan of ruining the balance. To get to Night's domain, Aaru must travel through the Day and Dusk domains before reaching Night. By going out of his own environment and to other domains Aaru is taking a great risk of disturbing the balance of Lumenox. In each domain Aaru is faced with challenges which the player must complete.
The character Aaru can do basic movement such as run and jump but he also has two special abilities. For one he has a powerful "charge" which enables him to charge in any direction no matter what. I.e....

Action Henk (RageSquid)

Run, jump and butt-slide into the glorious toy-filled world of Action Henk! Become a master of momentum and defy physics as you race against a band of ragged 90s action figures to once and for all prove that Action Henk is the fastest of them all!

Adventures of general Wudenkrup (Vasily Zotov)

The brand new action / adventure game on World War II, which is called 'Adventures of general Wudenkrup'.

Wudenkrup is the general of Himmler's SS, who is the allied forces spy under cover.

Game features some russian folk dance and escape in the end on the technical invention, called 'gravitational blob' and is happenning in the French place LeBalcon in the last days of war.

Adventurezator: When Pigs Fly (Pigasus Games)

You enter the room. Squinting your eyes under the dim light, you can make up the improbable form of a pig with wings. It is glorious. "We are Pigasus. Mighty game developers", asserts the airborne swine, "And this here is Adventurezator".

"Adventurezator is an adventure game. Well, sort of. You see, we all love adventure games (as all sentient beings in their right minds should) but you must admit that even the best of them lack something very special: good old YOU."

"In Adventurezator, you not only play an ever-renewed pile of brilliantly designed point-and-click adventures: you actually get to design your own, and publish them too! The best part? You can do that without all that boring programming, or math. It's all very technical, but (if we had to put it in layman's terms) it works like a very fancy cable connected directly to your brilliance."

You stare at the flying mammal for a while, barely containing your happiness. You wonder where you could have access to such marvels ...

Affordable Space Adventures (KnapNok Games and Nifflas' Games)

Enjoy all the thrills and excitement of space exploration on a budget? Uexplore brings you affordable space adventures without compromising comfort, fun and safety. Our newest Small Craft (TM) line with its intuitive and simple Heads Down Display technology offers all the functionality and flexibility of the Heads Up Displays installed in more expensive space ships, but at a fraction of the price.

Against the Wall (Cartwheel Games)

Against the Wall is a first-person puzzle-platformer set on the side of an infinite wall. Entire civilizations and ecosystems cling for survival on the side of the wall, everyone and everything existing under the constant threat of tumbling into an endless sky. The wall is made up of square white bricks of varying sizes. Players can pull these bricks out of the wall in order to form platforms, stairs, and paths. Players will encounter cities, forests, castles, and other environments in their journey through this strange world.

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