Marvelous has announced the six teams selected for the 2nd Edition of its iGi indie Games incubator program, which began on April 15.
One of the teams selected has also confirmed their participation as a special quote to strengthen iGi indie Game incubator’s Industry-Academia-Government collaboration.
Teams that did not qualify for the second edition, but excelled in areas such as game design or programming have been selected for three different awards.
The teams selected for the 2nd Edition are as follows:
With the story completable in 10 minutes minimum and no game over, this is fully-packed action entertainment for busy working adults. A touching love story unfolds in a multidimensional universe.
3D action-adventure game set in Calme, a town on top of a cliff. In a world with a culture of ‘cloud sea hunting’ where people dive into the cloud sea below to hunt, the player will face strange creatures that live there.
Hell Hell (MONORYLLIS)
A jailbreak battle royale game. Ten players will look for the key somewhere on the map to escape from the gate. The player who reaches it first will be the winner.
A Japanese pixel art adventure game in which the story branches out in many ways depending on the lies that can be chosen from the options available. The player spends an unsettling year as “Ningen-san,” a candidate chosen to be a god, while nurturing relationships with the Seven Lucky Gods.
SONOKUNI (DON YASA CREW)
An action game created by HIPHOP artists. A top-down, fast-paced action game with high difficulty. A fusion of J-HIPHOP tracks and Japanese sci-fi portrayed with 2D pixel art.
The team selected for the Industry-Academia-Government Collaboration is:
An exhilarating roguelike game where the player must conquer the labyrinth castle with skills, magic and items. Rusty, the main character, will face the mysterious labyrinth castle that emerged from a gate that suddenly appeared 50 years ago. Catch monsters, fight together, and collect various treasures!