updated 06:30 am EDT, Wed October 19, 2005
\"OMG\" game dev contest
iDevGames today announced the a new contest that is open to any and all game developers that seeks to identify the best original Mac games (OMG). "The OMG Cup is designed to help developers successfully release their games and to help the Mac game market evolve with innovative new game concepts." iDevGames says that all qualifying entrants will receive a free game from Freeverse Software, and the top three finalists will be awarded cash prizes. The first place winner will also receive an option to turn their winning entry into a finished product -- either as a shareware or retail product. The deadline for entry is November 28, 2005, after which users will publicly vote on the top six entries. A nominating committee will choose the final three winners on December 12, 2005.