8The winners of the 2008 Hippodice game design contest have been announced, and they are:
Harald Lieske for Agora
Alf Seegert for TEMBO
Andreas Steding for Architekten von Florenz
Other participants in the final round of the judging were Dirk Baumann with Timberframe, roman Kirnbauer with UGH! Helden der Steinzeit, and Peter Lewe with Laterna Magica. Games on the recommended list are Alexandria from Matthias Prinz, Magistrale from Inka and Markus Brand, and Monumento from Bernd Eisenstein. Kirsten Hiese won a special prize for best childrenâ€™s game with Elfi and Antii Lehtinen and Juha Linnanen won for best game for an entire evening with Cuzco.
You can download a PDF summary of these games, with pics and short descriptions (in German) from the Hippodice website.