Indie Game Challenge Finalists Announced

by Matt Miller on Jan 21, 2011 at 10:20 AM

The Academy of Interactive Arts and Sciences has picked out its Indie Game Challenge nominees, and there are some great games in the mix.

Nominations for indie games in a big contest like this can go a long way to spelling out success for one of the small developers making the titles. These nominations can also be a great way for indie game fans to keep tabs on some of the best titles coming out in the field.

The final winners of the Indie Game Challenge will be announced at D.I.C.E on February 11th. Here's the full list of nominees:

Non-Professional Category

Hazard: The Journey of Life, developed by Hazard
Solace, developed by One Man Down
Subsonic, developed by Team Height Advantage
Inertia, developed by Team Hermes
Z.U.B.E., developed by Toxic Games
Symon, developed by ZZZ Games

Professional Category

Venessa Saint-Pierre Delacroix And Her Nightmare, developed by Bad Pilcrow
Fortix 2, developed by Nemesys Games
Limbo, developed by Playdead
Monaco, developed by Pocketwatch Games
Spirits, developed by Spaces of Play
Confetti, developed by SpikySnail Games