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ALT.CTRL.GDC Showcase: Our Sutured City  
by Joel Couture [04.03.20]
Our Sutured City holds a story within a woven tapestry, having players touch places within the art to progress through a point & click-like game.
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ALT.CTRL.GDC Showcase: Red Planet Games' Vincere  
by Joel Couture [04.02.20]
Vincere is a competitive chariot racing game, where players must lean in their chariot and pull on the reins to overcome the opponent beside them.
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ALT.CTRL.GDC Showcase: Hug Machine  
by Joel Couture [04.01.20]
Hug Machine takes players to a distant future where humanity is learning how to hug again, using a convenient person-shaped machine to practice their hugging techniques.
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ALT.CTRL.GDC Showcase: People of the Moon  
by Joel Couture [03.31.20]
People of the Moon puts two players on teeter totters that guide a ship through the night sky, using both of their movements to capture the lights that glimmer in the dark.
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ALT.CTRL.GDC Showcase: Far Away Cage  
by Joel Couture [03.30.20]
Far Away Cage has players crawling through the guts of a spaceship, seeking control panels they can use to find information they need to avoid an alien that stalking the ducts.
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ALT.CTRL.GDC Showcase: The Unfathomed Voyager  
by Joel Couture [03.27.20]
The Unfathomed Voyager puts three players in charge of controlling a malfunctioning submarine, using a variety of wild, wacky inputs to keep it moving.
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ALT.CTRL.GDC Showcase: Pat Pat Please!  
by Joel Couture [03.26.20]
Pat Pat Please! gives players a plush puppy to care for, asking them to love, pat, and talk to it to earn its affection.
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ALT.CTRL.GDC Showcase: Wizard's Warehouse: The Magick of Retail  
by Joel Couture [03.25.20]
Wizard's Warehouse: The Magick of Retail is an adventure in fantasy sales, having players scan armor, weapons, and potions for wizards and warriors.
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ALT.CTRL.GDC Showcase: MAD - Mutually Assisted Destruction  
by Joel Couture [03.24.20]
MAD - Mutually Assisted Destruction has players acting as the crew of an aircraft striving to take out bombers, each using unique information to communicate enemy attacks.
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ALT.CTRL.GDC Showcase: Chapeland, Iakouchev, Giuliani, & Six's Plug-Plug  
by Joel Couture [03.20.20]
Plug-Plug gives players a controller with pieces they can attach, allowing them to use the varied parts to create a custom cute tank to play with.
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ALT.CTRL.GDC Showcase: Neck 'n' Neck  
by Joel Couture [02.27.20]
Neck 'n' Neck sees a pair of players stretching and contracting a giraffe's neck to avoid obstacles, racing towards the finish line while riding stuffed animals.
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ALT.CTRL.GDC Showcase: Mouse & the Billionaire's Buy! Sell!  
by Joel Couture [02.26.20]
Buy! Sell! puts players in the complex world of a (satirical) New York Stock Exchange, using their phones to buy or sell stock in order to rake in those profits.
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ALT.CTRL.GDC Showcase: Geeky Panda Studios' Ready? Set. Haiya!  
by Joel Couture [02.25.20]
Ready? Set. Haiya! has players striking a martial arts dummy in just the right places, attacking in rhythm-based combat to beat their opponents.
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Don't miss all these insightful interviews with alt.ctrl.GDC 2020 devs!  
by Staff [02.21.20]
From a sword in a stone to a game of competitive potion-brewing, each of these one-of-a-kind alt.ctrl.GDC 2020 games has a remarkable origin story -- read all about 'em in these Gamasutra interviews!
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ALT.CTRL.GDC Showcase: Wataru Nakano x MIYAZAWORKS' The Sword and Bruce and Box  
by Joel Couture [02.21.20]
The Sword tasks players with guessing weights to correctly (and heroically) pull a sword from the stone, and Bruce and Box needs them to hide and keep themselves covered up with a box.
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ALT.CTRL.GDC Showcase: Cursed! 1
by Joel Couture [02.20.20]
Cursed! is a game of competitive magic potion making, with players battling for the spellbook and cauldron in order to cure themselves of some nasty afflictions.
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ALT.CTRL.GDC Showcase: Milk! That! Cow!  
by Joel Couture [02.19.20]
Milk! That! Cow! is a ridiculous cow-milking showdown where players need to pull udders to tap buttons, filling up a bucket which another player must collect the milk in. 
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ALT.CTRL.GDC Showcase: Guilty Smells  
by Joel Couture [02.13.20]
Guilty Smells tests players' sense of smell, having them act as a food-sniffing dog seeking to hunt down those "guilty" of bringing foreign influences into American life.
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ALT.CTRL.GDC Showcase: Ozone  
by Joel Couture [02.12.20]
Ozone puts a pair of players in gas masks, tasking them with communicating problems about their partner's breathing apparatus without being able to speak.
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ALT.CTRL.GDC Showcase: Kaleida  
by Joel Couture [02.07.20]
Kaleida tasks players with shooting down incoming ships, but does so through turning the universe with a crystalline controller that feels right out of an alien starship.
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