Here Are The Winners of The Independent Games Festival Awards

By Riley MacLeod on at

This week’s GDC may have been cancelled, but the conference has still been streaming talks online. Last night saw the live steam of 2020's Independent Games Festival. You can watch the whole thing below, and check out the list of winners. It'll come as a surprise to nobody that Untitled Goose Game waddled away with Game of the Year.

Independent Games Festival Awards

  • Best Student Game: Bore Dome
  • Audience Award: A Short Hike
  • Excellence in Audio: Mutazione
  • Excellence in Narrative: Heaven’s Vault
  • Excellence in DesignPatrick’s Parabox
  • Excellence in Visual ArtKnights and Bikes
  • Nuovo Award: The Space Between
  • Seumas McNally Grand PrizeA Short Hike

Game Developers Choice Awards

  • Best DebutDisco Elysium
  • InnovationBaba Is You
  • Best TechnologyControl
  • Best NarrativeDisco Elysium
  • Best AudioControl
  • Best VR/AR GameVader Immortal: A Star Wars VR Series
  • Best Mobile GameWhat The Golf?
  • Best Visual Art: Control
  • Best Design: Baba Is You
  • Audience Award: Sky: Children of the Light
  • Game of the YearUntitled Goose Game

Featured image: Official GDC Flickr