Futuregames students nominated for Swedish Game Awards
The nominees for the Swedish game Awards 2015 have been announced, and there’s a whole lot of Futuregamers in the mix! Hooray! Now, let us introduce our fantastic nominees:
Adventure on Clover Island
Adventure on Clover Island is an homage to the classic platformer giants like Ratchet & Clank and Jak & Daxter. It revolves around the genderless hero who tries to stop the evil C.R.T. (Cranky Robot Television) from using Clover Islands natural resources in order to get rich.
Discover the hidden gadgets located around the island and use them to suit your playstyle as you progress throughout the game. With gadgets like the Crushing Ball, the Speed Sphere, The Jump Pad and the Hover Wing there is something for every platform enthusiast.
Kalle Nyström, Jacob Lundgren and Eric Sjösten
Ida Tengs Sviggum, Johan Åberg, Evelina Kolovou, Jakob Gavelli and Erik Rading.
Adventure on Clover Island is nominated for: Best Execution in Art Game of the Year
The Hungry Maw From Outer Space
The Earth is under siege by The Hungry Maw From Outer Space, a gigantic flying alien with a huge appetite. All hope seems to be lost for humanity. Luckily you’re on the winning side.
Wreak havoc upon the city with several weapons of mass destruction, crush the opposing army and devour all the tasty humans to increase your power.
Laura de Llorens, Ivan Höök and Manne Cederborg.
Oskar Karlsson, Toli Andersröd, Samuel Lotfi, Susanna Wesslund and Johan Sällström.
The Hungry Maw from Outer Space is nominated for: Game of the Year
Liroi is an open world exploration game where you take control of a small flying robot. Explore a mysterious world of floating islands trying to free your trapped friends. Search the detailed landscapes for hidden rooms and hard to reach clifftop ruins. Collecting all the crystals is the only way to break the curse.
Felix Englundh, Colin Lane, Daniel Asperen and Kristina Wikholm.
Albina Schultz, Jacob Segerstedt, Jason Turner and Oscar Stampe.
Liroi is nominated for: Best Execution in Art
Rymdresa is a side project made by Vendela Carlberg Larsson, from Futuregames2013, and Kim Gunnarsson. While Rymdresa isn’t a Futuregames game project, we’re still rooting for Futuregamer Vendela!
Rymdresa is nominated for: Best Technical Execution Best Execution in Audio Game of the Year
The winners will be announced at a SGA event later on in June. You can read more about the Swedish Game Awards here: gameawards.se