Congratulations to the A MAZE. Awards 2014 nominees! This year we've selected 15 out of 150 games from 25 countries. The award ceremony will take place on April 11, 2014 at Urban Spree. Thanks to all the submitters!
The best game, period!
Framed is an award winning narrative-puzzle game that plays like an animated comic book. Each page of the noir thriller presents a series of panels that depict an important action or event. Players change the order of these events, changing the outcome of the story.
Perfect Woman is a game inspired by the ubiquitous personality questionnaires featured in women’s magazines and the female roles they define. There are so many such roles emphasizing aspects of family, career, experience, sex and more.
Sit down, turn off the lights, and use your voice to fall through strobing tunnels-of-light, impossible shapes, and deep into a meditative trance.
The Stanley Parable is a first person exploration game. You will play as Stanley, and you will not play as Stanley. You will follow a story, you will not follow a story. You will have a choice, you will have no choice. The game will end, the game will never end.
SUPERHOT is an FPS game where time moves only when you move. This innovative yet intuitive time control mechanic allows you to get rid of the enemies with grace and style. Short and intense action scenes. Dodging bullets. Every level is a deadly puzzle and you've got all the time you want.
The best local multiplayer game!
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.
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.
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.
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 !
The best art / punk / glitch / non-commercial game!
The Choosatron is a Choose Your Own Adventure® inspired story printer: Arduino-compatible, Wi-Fi connected, and fully hackable! It easily assembles into a small interactive fiction game box, great for social play. Your choose the outcome of the story, which prints on a keepsake paper scroll.
Control is an experimental prototype about videogame interface constraints. It presents a downsampled meta-interface that reflects the already limited hand to controller link, in a diegetic space inspired by early homecomputer graphics.
FJORDS PROGRAM ORIGINALLY CONCEIVED AS A SERIES OF EXPRESSIONS CONTAINING AND ITERATING THE VARIABLES OF THE SHARECART1000 PROJECT WITH EVENTUAL ILLUMINATION FOR MULTIPLE WORLDS CONSTRUCTION TIPS AND BEST PRAXIS.
A simple game of touch, pleasure and joy.
Luxuria Superbia is a colorful, musical journey made to fill you with joy. Exciting designs explode from your touch as you glide through playful stylized flowers. It’s all about the experience and the interaction.
Rehearsals and Returns is a videogame about conversations that will never take place. This non-power fantasy invites players to say something explicitly nice, mean, or wise to various people alive and dead such as Genghis Khan, Hillary Clinton, James Gandolfini, and Leni Riefenstahl.