Quadrilateral Cowboy Triumphs at the Independent Games Festival; Full Winners List Inside

The Independent Games Festival has come and gone, and the winners of the awards have been announced, with Quadrilateral Cowboy coming up on top.

on March 1, 2017 10:28 PM

The awards ceremony for the Independent Games Festival just ended, and all the winners have been announced.

The Seumas McNally Grand Prize was won by Quadrilateral Cowboy, that came on top of a panel of well known nominees like InsideStardew ValleyEvent[0], and Hyper Light Drifter.

  • Overcooked (Ghost Town Games)

Below you can read the full winners list:

  • Best Student Game: Un Pas Fragile
  • Excellence in Visual Art: Hyper Light Drifter
  • Excellence in Audio: GoNNer
  • Excellence in Design: Quadrilateral Cowboy
  • Excellence in Narrative: Ladykiller in a Bind
  • Audience Award: Hyper Light Drifter
  • Alt.CTRL.GDC Award: Fear Sphere
  • Nuvo Award: Oiκοςpiel, Book I
  • Seumas McNally Grand Prize: Quadrilateral Cowboy

Winners will from a prize pool of $50,000, including $30,000 for the Seumas McNally Grand Prize winner.

If you want to read the full list of nominees, you can find it here.

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