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IGF Selects Tag: The Power of Paint for 2009 Student Showcase

Tag: The Power of Paint, a first-person platformer created by seven RTIS and BFA students at DigiPen, has been selected as a 2009 Independent Game Festival (IGF) Student Showcase Winner.

The 10 Showcase Winners were chosen from a record-breaking pool of 145 games developed by students around the world. Tag delivers an innovative approach to multiple genres — platformer, puzzle, and first-person shooter — by allowing the player to manipulate the physical attributes of the game’s environment using different colors of paint. Download and play Tag: the Power of Paint.

See also:
ThePowerofPaint.com (Tag game team’s website)
Official IGF site for more information about the competition.
Game Developers Conference 2009 site for a full schedule of conference events, including the IGF Award Ceremony.