Global Game Jam 2017 Award Winners

 

January 20-22, 2017, nearly two-hundred game makers from all over the East Coast came to the NYU Game Center to make games! This year’s theme was WAVES, and jammers made games from everything about haunted radio waves, to tropical resorts, to a 1985 photo of Danuta Danielsson.

Here are the 2017 Award Winning games from the NYU Game Center Site:

BEST OVERALL
Punks ‘n’ Patriots

 

BEST GAME DESIGN
BaSnakeBall

 

BEST USE OF AUDIO
Freaky Frequencies

 

BEST VISUALS
Dropwave

 

BEST USE OF WAVES
Static

 

BEST USE OF POLITICS
Handväska

 

BEST USE OF THE VOLUMN PLATFORM:
Subsequence

 

BEST USE OF THE BLINKS PLATFORM
Skiplight

 

BEST TRAINWRECK
In Search of the Fancy

 

BEST NON-DIGITAL GAME
Stone Bros

See a selection of the games made at the NYU Game Center site here.