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Grendel nominated for 3 Games Awards!

Richard Tanke blog

7 September 2015 the nominees for the 2015 Dutch Game Awards were announced. Our partner Grendel Games was nominated 3x: for Applied Game Design, Best Serious Game and Best Co-Production for Oath of the Gryphon. We congratulate the Grendel Games crew with this superb achievement reflecting that they are still the best developer of Serious Games.

Oath of the Gryphon is a serious game initiated by aRTe for Groot-Klimmendaal medical rehab center in Arnhem to help in the treatment of children with a co-ordination disorders resulting form an cerebral palsy. It is what Grendel calls a Seriously Entertaining Game meaning a full truly entertaining game that has embedded validated movement activities evoked by the gameplay. It uses a balance board developed by Mecon Engineering in Doetinchem, The Netherlands.

More information about the Dutch Game Awards: 2015 Dutch Game Awards Nominees

More information about the game: Oath of the Gryphon trailer (in Dutch)