game jams

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Here are 185 jam games challenging the FPS formula, from pizza to santa

FPS games—been there done that, right? Maybe so, but the 7 Day FPS game jam is about dumping out the old first person shooting conventions and chambering some new concepts. The jam’s ended now and this year’s submissions include lots of first person puzzling, a santa simulator, and some Cyberpunk homages. Oh and someone’s done Doom. I assume someone always does Doom right? That’s the law. (more…)

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Devolver’s Disc Room Game Jam is full of novel ways to get sliced

Okay, so nobody was accusing Disc Room of being short on blades. But as Devolver Digital have proven, there are so, so many ways to be sliced and diced by a room of spinning saws. Wrapping up today, the official Disc Room Game Jam over on Itch has summoned dozens of razor-sharp new takes on the game, from paint-splattered puzzles and household chores to an unexpected mash-up with one of the year’s biggest games. (more…)