MonkeyDonk cleans up at Gotland Game Awards!

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Troels and Simon accepting their award. Thanks to Jesper Taxbøl for the photo.

Congratulations (yet again!) to our very own Simon Nielsen, who just won two awards (“Best NGJ Game” and “Open And Invitation” categories) at the Gotland Game Awards!

Simon and his Nordic Game Jam team won the awards for their game MonkeyDonk. MonkeyDonk was definitely my favorite Nordic Game Jam project this year, so I’m glad to see the team get the recognition they deserve.

You can try the game here.

Yes, the game is rather similar in concept to Chris Hecker’s SpyParty, but apparently Simon and the team stumbled on the whole “Reverse Turning Test” idea all by themselves. Plus, MonkeyDonk thrives on Simon’s quirky art style!

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Copenhagen Game Collective – Gotland games
15/06/2010 at 11:39

[…] As mentioned by Doug, the MonkeyDonk team had the good fortune of being called to the Gotland Game Awards. MonkeyDonk is a game created at the Nordic Game Jam earlier this year. The new invades the old […]

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