Global Game Jam 2016 Awards

With 266 registered jammers, the Game Center’s Global Game Jam’s site lead to a bunch of great games.  The theme for the 2016 GGJ was Ritual, and below are the nominees and winners from the Game Center’s Jam.

Best Overall

Unending Sacraments (Winner)

Grim Trigger

Overdose

Best Game Design

Sluglord’s Run (Winner)

Grim Trigger

Hedge Wizard

Best Audio

All Rise*

Overdose

Say Something

Best Non-Digital

Summoning*

Gift Swap

Father Ignacio

GS

Best Use of Theme

Time Ritual*

7 Days of Sacrifice

Everyday Shoveling

 

Best Visuals

Gashna*

Unending Sacrament if Mornings

SportsBallGame

 

Best Trainwreck

Bundle of Love*

Grandma’s Castle

Finger Jog

 

Best Game Made with Little Bits

Superstitious*

Train Commute Ritual

Ritual

 

Game that most encapsulates the “!” at the end of Ritual!

Desecration*

In Heat

Superstitious

 

Audience Favorites

1. Grim Trigger

2. In Heat

3. Race to Rapture