Serious Play Award Winners Announced

August 26, 2011 -

The 2011 International Serious Play Awards, which honors "outstanding corporate, military, healthcare and learning" software titles, announced that it has recognized 20 serious games. The medal winners were revealed at the Serious Play Conference, held August 23-25 at Redmond, WA's DigiPen Institute of Technology, as attended by Gamasutra. Air Medic Sky One from University Medical Center Utrecht won Best of Show. The winners are below (again, from the Gamasutra report):

Gold Medal Winners
Air Medic Sky One, University Medical Center Utrecht, the Netherlands (Games for Health)
Aircraft Marshalling Virtual Trainer, Heartwood Inc. (Government/Military)
Gamestar Mechanic, E-Line Media (Education)
RoboMath, Project Whitecard Inc. (Education)
Motion Math HD, Motion Math (Consumer Game)
RiggleFish, Texas A&M University (Education)

Silver Medal Winners

McGraw-Hill Education Practice Marketing, McGraw-Hill Education International and Muzzy Lane SW (Education)
Fate of the World, Red Redemption Ltd. (Games for Good)
Play True Challenge, World Anti-Doping Agency (Games for Good)
SpaceChem, Zachtronics Industries (Consumer Game)
Emergency Birth, Engender Games Group Lab – University of Wisconsin-Whitewater (Games for Good)
Treadsylvania, New Mexico State University Learning Games Lab (At Home Learning)

Bronze Medal Winners
Distraction Dodger, Web Courseworks (Education)
MiddWorld Online Language Roleplay Game, Middlebury Interactive Languages and Muzzy Lane SW (Education)
Waterkeeper, First Nations Education Steering Committee (Education)
Game for Science, CREO (At Home Learning)
Primaires a gauche, Le Monde (Games for Good)
Virulent, Morgridge Institute for Research (At Home Learning)
International Racing Squirrels, Playniac (Consumer Game) Devil’s Advocate, UCF Retro Lab (Government/Military)

Source: Gamasutra


 
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