This is the shortlist for the WTF! Award. The official announcement of the 5 nominees in this category will be on Monday March 10, 2014! Enjoy your weekend!
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A visual novel made with Ren'Py, winner of Bosch Art Game competition. Inspired by the works of Dutch painter Jheronimus Bosch. Music by Monroeville Music Center. Some things CAVE! CAVE!
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.
"Spread color. Spread joy. Thrill to the emergence of strange new creatures. And burn them all to ashes."
Cube and Star: An Arbitrary Love is a game about the joy of exploration - the joy of... aimless but mindful wandering.
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.
Gauge is a game where the player has to charge a gauge as close as possible with the maximum edge but without touching it.
While the player tries to keep up the pace of this single touch game, many graphical events will occur trying to distract the player and make him lose.
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.
The moon rabbit and his infinite number of friends are very hungry.
(All images are randomly generated and will never repeat.)
Your spaceship exits hyperspace just in front of a star.
The controls are ON FIRE, so you use your trusty oven mitt to speed up the ship and enter hyperspace, to safety.
How to Play:
You need an XBox controller, a PSMove, a mouse and an oven mitt to play.
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.
Remembering is an audio driven exploration through a dreamlike world.
The game's seemingly empty world is filled with murmurs of sound and music, urging the player to focus on listening.
Perloo is a geometric fairy tale. A series of puzzles that nudge you out of your comfort zone and compel you to think out of the black box. Abandon your assumptions to find your way to the true world.
The Smell of Defeat is an experimental interactive smell and taste game built around Rock Paper Scissors.
The game itself is very simple and has very little visual detail, so that the players become focused on their other, less-used senses.
Will Love Tear Us Apart is a free-to-play browser-game about relationships on the brink of breaking up. It is inspired by Joy Division’s Love Will Tear Us Apart and follows the song in delivering a dark and frustrating perspective on love.