Founded in 1998, this year marks the Independent Games Festival Awards 15th annual show. Tonight's ceremony awarded and acknowledged some of the excellent independent games in the industry. Over 900 entries were submitted for consideration. With such fierce competition, who came out on top? One game made an impact harder than others though; can you guess which one? Check out the list of winners below to find out.

Excellence in Visual ArtKentucky Route Zero

Nuovo Award: Cart Life

Excellence in Audio: 140

Excellence in Narrative: Cart Life

Technical Excellence: Little Inferno

Best Student Game: Zineth

Audience Award: FTL

Excellence in Design: FTL

Seumas McNally Grand Prize: Cart Life