And Your 2014 XYZZY Awards Go To…

Another year has come and gone, and with it have come a year’s worth of interactive fiction works, across more mediums and formats than ever. But only a few can become XYZZY nominees, and of those, only a few of those can take home the GRAND PRIZE.

SPAG will have further details, quotes and statistics on the XYZZYs in Issue 62 — look for it out next week! — but for now, here’s what you’re really here for: the list of winners, after the cut. Congratulations again to all who were awarded and nominated, as well as all this year’s voters!

Best Game: 80 Days (inkle, Meg Jayanth)!

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Best Writing: With Those We Love Alive (Porpentine, Brenda Neotenomie)!

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Best Story: 80 Days (inkle, Meg Jayanth)!

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Best Setting: Hadean Lands (Andrew Plotkin)!

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Best Puzzles: Hadean Lands (Andrew Plotkin)!

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Best NPCs: Creatures Such As We (Lynnea Glasser)!

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Best Individual Puzzle: The time-travel sequence in Fifteen Minutes (Ade McT)!

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  • Finding the treasure in More (Jason Dyer)

Best Individual NPC: The Empress in With Those We Love Alive (Porpentine, Brenda Neotenomie)!

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Best Individual PC: The PC in the uncle who works for nintendo (michael lutz)!

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Best Implementation: Hadean Lands (Andrew Plotkin)!

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Best Use of Innovation: Hadean Lands (Andrew Plotkin)!

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Best Technological Development: TIE: Inform 7 6L02 and Twine 2!

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Best Use of Multimedia: 80 Days (inkle, Meg Jayanth)!

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