startup founder & gestalt-ingenieur. entrepreneur @ sequoia capital, building next gen CRM
Yes, one of the interesting/innovative ways we were trying to utilize node this year was via using node-webkit to make the project playable as a standalone app in addition to the regular browser-based play as in Node Knockouts of the past.
We thought it was a good showcase of where node has come and alternative ways to use the technology outside of the norm.
Thanks Ash for your feedback! We'll try to communicate better as soon as judging period ends.
Definitely a bit overwhelming last night. The game is best played with 2 - 5 people (I'm online right now if you want to play).
Also, on the aspect of innovation. You can use your mobile device as a controller (the video shows this feature).
Ha! Yes, the message at the top of the web page doesn't make it obvious that you can do that.
Thanks for your vote! :)
Fair enough :)