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GDC Play 2014 'Best in Play' award winners announced

GDC organizers have revealed 'Best in Play' awards for exhibitors in the on-site GDC Play 2014 event, honoring unique games like Rollers of the Realm and Land 52.
Organizers of the 2014 Game Developers Conference have announced the eight winners of the Best in Play award program for exhibitors in the three-day GDC Play 2014 event, which allows emerging developers to show their games in a specially designed kiosk. The winners, picked from more than 50 exhibitors participating in GDC Play, include the devilishly challenging retro space shooter Enemy Mind from Schell Games and Phantom Compass' pinball puzzle fantasy RPG Rollers of the Realm. For the new Best in Play award program, all GDC Play exhibitors were judged on their in-development or complete games by a panel of veteran GDC organizers and Gamasutra editors. All Best in Play award winners will receive 2 All Access Passes to the 2015 Game Developers Conference. Winners for Best in Play will also receive special designations for their kiosks at GDC 2014, where their games will be playable by all GDC attendees. GDC All-Access Pass holders can contact all GDC Play exhibitors via the currently operating GDC Play Matchmaking Software. Best in Play 2014 Winners
Rollers of the Realm [Phantom Compass] - Play Tabletop 301

Land 52 [apelab] - Play Kiosk 221

Sir, You Are Being Hunted [Big Robot Ltd.] - Play Tabletop 304

Muse [Current Circus] - Play Tabletop 211

Heavy Gear Assault [MekTek Studios] - Play Kiosk 402

White Night [OSome Studio]

Fight the Dragon [3 Sprockets] - Play Kiosk 313

Enemy Mind [Schell Games] - Play Kiosk 207

Best in Play Honorable Mentions Tom vs. The Armies of Hell [Darkmire Entertainment] Draw A Stickman: EPIC [Hitcents.com] Vertiginous Golf [Kinelco] Clear Voice [Pafffy/Team Clear Voice] Catapult King [Wicked Witch Software] iPollute [Crafty Arcade] Monochroma [Nowhere Studios] Tail Drift [Attract Mode Games] All of these games will be available to play in the GDC Play onsite exhibit this year at GDC Play 2014. The GDC Play exhibit will be open Wednesday through Friday, March 19-21, and will occupy a prominent spot on the lower level of the North Hall of the Moscone Convention Center. All GDC 2014 passholders may visit the GDC Play Expo area during the conference, which will take place March 17-21 at the Moscone Center in San Francisco. For more information on GDC 2014, visit the show's official website, or subscribe to regular updates via Facebook, Twitter, or RSS. Gamasutra and GDC are sibling organizations under parent UBM Tech.

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