The winners of the ‘best game’ and ‘audience award’ from each of the five locations met at Pakhuis de Zwijger (Amsterdam) on February 19th to participate in the Control Gamelab #7: Global Game Jam 2013 addition where they showcased their games to the public and game publishers.
From the NHTV, Breda location the two teams invited to show their games were the first place winners with the game RU-PAM and the audience award winners with their game Sheriffs and Sombreros.
Voting began several days before the event and ended just moments before the announcement of the winners. This the price for the Best Global Game Jam game on Dutch soil was awarded to the game ‘Sheriffs and Sombreros’ the team calls themselves ‘Rage Squid’ and are made up of IGAD student and alumni. They are frequent game jam attendees and for the second time have won the audience award at the Global Game Jam. Congratulations to them for winning the 2013 Little Owl award at this year’s Control GameLab.