In December we announced a number of competitions in partnership with various middleware vendors, the aim of the competition was to simply design, develop and publish a Windows 8 game using one of the various middleware technologies.

I am happy to confirm the winners! of the Scirra Construct2 competition:

10th place: Fireflies

Fireflies screenshot

Fireflies by Richard Kesuma. Well done, you win an XBox 360 games bundle and the coveted Flying Monkey!

9th place: Saloon Madness

Saloon Madness screenshot

Saloon Madness by Aditya Anwar T. Well done, you win an XBox 360 games bundle!

8th place: Maru Toy Catch

Maru Toy Catch screenshot

Maru Toy Catch by Vito Budiman Jr. Well done, you win an XBox 360 games bundle!

7th place: Telebeanies

Telebeanies screenshot

Telebeanies by Febndy Kwik. Well done, you win an XBox 360 games bundle!

6th place: R.U.Nuts

R.U.Nuts screenshot

R.U.Nuts by Olivier Saighi. Well done, you win an XBox 360 games bundle!

5th place: Nutty Run

Nutty Run screenshot

Nutty Run by Ben Ward & Stan Ruzmetov. Well done, you win a Construct 2 Personal license and XBox 360 games bundle!

4th place: Blast 'em All

Blast 'em All screenshot

Blast 'em All by Anthony Wijaya. Well done, you win a Construct 2 Personal license and XBox 360 games bundle!

3rd place: Vartun's Pillar

Vartun's Pillar screenshot

Vartun's Pillar by Braycen Jackwitz. A nicely designed retro style adventure game. Congratulations, you win a Construct 2 Personal license and XBox 360 games bundle!

2nd place: Neon Galaxy

Neon Galaxy screenshot

Neon Galaxy by Joe Chang. An engaging and fast-paced neo-retro action game with lots of bright visuals, enemies, powerups, explosions and lighting effects. Congratulations, you win a Nokia Lumia 920 and a Construct 2 Business license!

1st place: Mortar Melon

Mortar Melon screenshot

Mortar Melon by Daniel Da Rocha & Henry Hoffman. This is a very well designed physics-based puzzler with beautiful artwork and atmospherics, a carefully tuned learning curve, and enough fruit to run a smoothie shop. Congratulations, you win a Windows 8 tablet, a Nokia Lumia 920 and a Construct 2 Business license!

Well done!

Congratulations to all our winners! We will be in touch shortly to arrange delivery of your prizes. And thank you to everyone who entered - we were delighted to receive an amazing number of entries.

We hope you all enjoyed making your games and getting published to the Windows 8 Store and look forwards to seeing what you all make in future!

New Competition

If your entering this years Global Game Jam in the UK then enter your Windows 8 game into the following competition to win some awesome prizes http://www.ubelly.com/global-game-jam/ you can build your Windows 8 game using any middleware, toolkits or languages and the more games you enter the greater the chance of winning.