This is the shortlist for the Human Human Machine Award. The official announcement of the 5 nominees in this category will be on Monday March 10, 2014! Enjoy your weekend!
¡#OMGZ Mucho Party! is a party game for touch devices packed with 30 minigames that 2 players can play on the same screen (a training mode allows to play against an easy, medium or hard AI/computer player). Players can create avatars with their picture.
Chalo Chalo is a four-player racing game where planning ahead is more important than speedy reflexes. Players navigate randomly generated landscapes, each hoping to have found the optimal path. A selection of upgrades ensures a different winning strategy for each race.
Drei is a game about skill, logic and collaboration. It connects players across the world, to help each other in the battle against gravity.
Friendstrap is a two-player game and ice breaker. While you and another person hold on to the phone for as long as you can, unusual conversation topics come by, ranging from the weather to what happens in the bedroom. But if you let go, you lose.
A 4-player arcade game.
Left stick to move, right to dash
Kick ball into other goals.
Don’t let the ball go into your goal.
Haptic Turk provides players with a physical experience similar to a motion platform. Except, there is no motion platform. Instead, the player's experience is produced by a group of "human actuators" who manually lift, tilt, & push the player.
In Hugby, two teams of teddy bears take turns trying to carry a ball to opposite ends of a field. Any time two bears from opposing teams touch, they must stop and hug each other. If a bear carrying the ball is hugged, the play is over and the ball is turned over to the opposing team.
Nest, a new stop-motion felted wool videogame by Ken Amarit.
Nidhogg is a head to head acrobatic fencing game where players compete for the right to be eaten by a giant flying worm.
Roflpillar is a two player caterpillar simulator. Each person lies on the ground wearing a caterpillar costume and wriggles around to control their characters on screen.
SpeedRunners is a 4 player competitive platformer about superheroes and running.
A 4 players competitive game : every time your avatar changes colour, you have to switch for the gamepad of the same color, if you want to keep running forward.
A four-player multi-gravity crazy-spinning steal-the-ball-n-run frenzy.
In Wojna, Taniec, fight your enemies through several generations. Your ancestors persist through time. Take part in their fight and try to change the outcome in your favor !
ZUMBIE: BLIND RAGE is a mobile co-op game for 2 - ∞ players about surviving the zombie apocalypse through effective communication. The game blends physical and digital mechanics by combining verbal commands, physical movement/rotation and a traditional digital level setup.