Game Jams

A game jam is where lots of game developers get together (either in person or via the internet) and all make games at the same time. Quite often the time limit will be very short, many lasting only 48 hours and some being even shorter! There can be prizes, but more often than not we do it just for fun.

These are the game jams I've taken part in and will be taking part in in the near future:

Note: This page is still being converted to the new system and not all games are available yet.

  1. x13

    1 Game a Month

    "Make games, not excuses". 1 Game a Month does what it says on the tin - make one game every month.

  2. x7

    Ludum Dare

    Ludum Dare is a regular game development challenge posted online, where all assets must be made solo within 48 hours. A jam is held at…

  3. x6

    Global Game Jam

    The Global Game Jam takes place annually on the last weekend of January. It is a series of 48-hour game jams held in various locations…

  4. x2

    X48 Microsoft XNA GameCamp

    X48 was a 48-hour game jam held by Microsoft in 2009 and 2010 to promote their game development framework, XNA.

  5. x2

    Game Blitz Challenge

    An internal game jam run by the employees at Blitz Games Studios. The time allowed for each jam varies.

  6. x1

    Experimental Gameplay Project

    The Experimental Gameplay project is an online monthly challenge to create a game to a given theme, with under a week's development and…

  7. x1

    Indie Kombat

    Each month, two game developers enter Indie Kombat to defend their honour in a test of their speed game-development skills, as voted on…

Upcoming & Most Recent

  1. #1GAM May 2014

    16:00 30 April 2014 - 16:00 31 May 2014

  2. #1GAM April 2014

    17:00 31 March 2014 - 16:00 30 April 2014

  3. #1GAM March 2014

    16:00 28 February 2014 - 17:00 31 March 2014

  4. #1GAM February 2014

    16:00 31 January 2014 - 16:00 28 February 2014

  5. #1GAM January 2014

    16:00 31 December 2013 - 16:00 31 January 2014

  6. Global Game Jam 2014

    09:00 24 January 2014 - 09:00 26 January 2014

  7. MiniLD #48

    16:00 9 January 2014 - 16:00 12 January 2014

  8. #1GAM August 2013

    16:00 31 July 2013 - 16:00 31 August 2013

  9. #1GAM July 2013

    16:00 30 June 2013 - 16:00 31 July 2013

  10. Game Blitz Challenge: "Endless"

    05:00 25 April 2013 - 06:00 1 July 2013