Congratulations to all of the companies that have received funding from the Norwegian Film Institute! Rock Pocket, Krillbite Studios, Antagonist, Sarepta, Asio, Arctic Hazard Games, and Gjestland Film; we are super proud of you and hope you are celebrating tonight with something good to drink. We look forward to long nights of gaming in the years ahead!
Some information about the games from the NFI webpage:
D.I.G. – Rock Pocket (1.500.000,-)
D.I.G. is a multiplayer fighting game, where the players are let loose on each other on imaginative player using fun weapons, grappling hooks, and high-tech digging tools.
Mosaic – Krillbite Studio (1.500.000,-)
You live a monotonous life in a cold city. Every day is like the last, and you have no purpose or goal in life. Until one day, when everything changes. Mosaic is a mystical and mature 2.5D adventure game.
Knutsen & Ludvigsen på skinner – Rock Pocket og Tordenfilm AS (700.000,-)
Knutsen & Ludvigsen on rails is a speed-filled endless runner game. Filled to the brim with humour and nostalgia, with beloved Nowegian characters in Norwegian surroundings.
Through the Woods – Antagonist (700.000,-)
Through the Woods is a third-person horror game set in the woods of the Norwegian west coast, inspired by Norwegian fairy tales and Norse mythology.
Intersection – Sarepta Studio (600.000,-)
Intersection is a strategy-based reaction game for smarphones and tablets. The game challenges the player to find polygons in a stream of lines, and create combinations of forms to get more points.
Enki – Asio (500.000,-)
Enki er et nettrollespill for barn i alderen 8-12 år. Spillet er utpreget med real- og språkfaglige oppdrag og oppgaver, og har også en sosial utforming der spillerne kan være pålogget sammen med venner.
Trackday Manager – Arctic Hazard Game Studio (300.000,-)
Trackday Manager is a 3D simulator game where you find yourself as the boss of an entire racing team, and all the tasks that are included in that role.
Yggdrasil – Gjestland Film (200.000,-)
Yggdrasil is an epic game based on Norse mythology. Basing itself on the poem Voluspå from the older Edda, the player will take part in a journey through all of Norse mythology, from the time before the beginning, all the way until the time after Ragnarok.