Cart Life wins IGF 2013 Grand Prize

The movers and shakers of the indie scene came together at the Game Developers Conference in San Francisco tonight for the 2013 Independent Games Festival awards ceremony, where prizes aplenty were handed out to this year's winners and future stars. Poverty simulator Cart Life took three awards: the Nuovo, narrative, and Grand Prize. FTL: Faster Than Light won two awards: the Audience, and design. Excellence in Visual Art Winner: Runners-up:
  • Guacamelee
  • Year Walk
  • Lovers in a Dangerous Spacetime
  • Incredipede

Kentucky Route Zero

Nuovo Winner:
  • Cart Life (Richard Hofmeier)
Runners-up:
  • Vesper.5
  • Dys4ia
  • 7 Grand Steps
  • Little Inferno
  • Spaceteam
  • Bientot L'ete
  • Mirrormoon

Cart Life

Excellence In Audio Winner:
  • 140 (Jesper Carlsem)
Runners-up:
  • Bad Hotel
  • PixelJunk 4am
  • Hotline Miami
  • Kentucky Route Zero

140

Excellence In Narrative Winner:
  • Cart Life (Richard Hofmeier)
Runners-up:
  • Dys4ia
  • Thirty Flights of Loving
  • Kentucky Route Zero
  • Gone Home

Cart Life

Technical Excellence Winner: Runners-up:
  • Intrusion 2
  • Perspective
  • Starforge
  • Liquidsketch

Little Inferno

Student Showcase Winner:
  • Zineth (Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute)
Runners-up:
  • Back to Bed
  • The Mindfulxp Volume
  • Blackwell's Asylum
  • Farsh
  • Pulse
  • Knights of Pen & Paper
  • Atum

Zineth

Excellence in Design Winner:
  • FTL: Faster Than Light (Subset Games)
Runners-up:
  • Super Hexagon
  • Samurai Gunn
  • Starseed Pilgrim
  • Super Space

FTL: Faster Than Light

Seumas McNally Grand Prize Winner:
  • Cart Life (Richard Hofmeier)
Runners-up:
  • FTL: Faster Than Light
  • Hotline Miami
  • Little Inferno
  • Kentucky Route Zero