Road to the IGF 2022
Painting connections in Behind the Frame: The Finest Scenery
Road to the IGF: Developer Silver Lining Studio explores the challenges that come from giving players tools to create beautiful artwork when they may have little artistic skill themselves, and other insights from Behind the Frame.
March 17, 2022
How a game jam on "sacrifices" became Inscryption
Road to the IGF : Inscryption is a compelling card game played with mysterious strangers in a house filled with puzzles and further oddities. To claim victory in these games might require an unpleasant sacrifice from your in-game character, though...
March 14, 2022
Capturing the two-sided action of Live Adventure's dual protagonists
Road to the IGF : In this platforming adventure across first-, second-, and third-person perspectives, players control the hopping and grappling of one character while also guiding the camera that's being held by the other character.
March 11, 2022
Crafting the web-browsing, murder-solving tools of Neurocracy
Road to the IGF: Neurocracy is a murder mystery, borne from the storybible for a completely different game. This Excellence in Narrative nominee plays out over a series of Wikipedia-like articles as players follow a complex storyline and solve a murder.
March 10, 2022
Hearing the music of a sprawling desert world in Sable
Road to the IGF: Sable developers Gregorios Kythreotis and Martin Kvale talk about breathing live into environments using music, and the emotional power you can bring to an action through careful attention to the sounds that accompany it.
March 10, 2022
Interpreting family, politics, and bureaucracy in Okthryssia and Saturnia's Bureaucratic Adventures
Road to the IGF 2022: Okthryssia and Saturnia's Bureaucratic Adventures follows a pair of siblings as they navigate their differing views on their family lives while also navigating the strange bureaucracy that stands between them and their inheritance.
March 09, 2022