Nordic Game Conference has revealed all the rewards of the year 2017 at Malmö on May 18th. The biggest winner is INSIDE, a 2D puzzle platformer adventure video game. It received four awards in total including the Nordic Game of the Year.

Game studios based in Oresund made great performance this year. The PLAYDEAD behind INSIDE comes from Copenhagen.  Grapefrukt Game from Malmö took the Small Screen Nordic Game of the Year with its puzzle game which is Twofold Inc.  Copenhagen based IO Interactive won the Best Technology by its episodic stealth game Hitman.  Winners of the eight categories.

The Nordic Game Awards is organised by the Nordic Game Institute in cooperation with Nordic Game Resources and the Nordic Game event team.  It has attracted 2000 game industry professionals to Malmö annually in recent years. The Nordic Game Conference is the leading game conference in Europe and it comes to its fourteenth year then.

The winners of the eight categories are as follows, other finalist you can find at gamasutra.com 

Nordic Game of the Year

INSIDE by Playdead

Nordic Game of the Year – Small Screen

Twofold Inc. developed by Grapefrukt Games

Best Art

INSIDE , by Playdead

Best Game Design

INSIDE by Playdead.

Best Technology

Hitman by IO Interactive

Best Audio

INSIDE by Playdead

Best Fun for Everyone

Clapper by Bridgeside Interactive.

Best Debut

GoNNER by Art in Heart.

Special Mention

The jury also gave Owlboy , developed by D-Pad Studio, a special mention for outstanding artistic, audio, technological, and design quality.