GAMinG Jam 2021: Candela

Screenshot of "Candela"
“Candela” by Geminimax & Otávio Oliveira Biavati Pereira. “[This] is a challenging puzzle platformer about colors and mixing them. Mix and match the blue and red flames to pass obstacles, activate platforms and protect yourself from turrets, forging the path …
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Otome Jam – Part One

Otome Jam – Part One
“The Lion Queen” by Ninemew. Princess Zella of Brunaria needs to marry in order to take the throne, but a nearby empire wants to take over her kingdom. Can she find the perfect spouse to rule with her and …
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BOBA

Screenshot of "BOBA"
“BOBA” by Casey MacNeil, Dalton Leavey, Connor Grail & Sony-Shock. “A game about bubbles and stopping time[.]” If ever a video game was comparable to a drink, this is probably it: “BOBA” is – not only because …
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Treasure Chest: June 2021

Treasure Chest: June 2021
Last month, we recommended eleven games on our Twitter account, including nine jam submissions and two small indie games. Whether you are looking for puzzles based on electricity, magnetism or math, artificial intelligences of a slightly different kind, the …
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Treasure Chest: May 2021

Treasure Chest: May 2021
Do you like family distance cooking classes and bizarre karaoke interludes? Or are you more of a fan of bloody short adventures as a sword master and transgressive meetings with animal deities? Actually, it does not matter, because these seventeen…
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Ludum Dare 48: Below the Ocean

Screenshot of "Below the Ocean"
“Below the Ocean” by Ismael Rodriguez. Visually, the underwater platformer “Below the Ocean” is kept minimalistic, but three different game mechanics can be found here, all of which harmonize wonderfully with the narrative setting. We play a treasure hunter …
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Ludum Dare 48: Deepest Sword

Screenshot of "Deepest Sword"
“Deepest Sword” by Cosmic Adventure Squad (Vu Ha, Rose Peng & Johan Soriao). “Venture deep into the Cavern of Longing. Plunge your sword deep into the dragon’s heart! How deep is your resolve?” In “Deepest Sword” you …
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Treasure Chest: April 2021

Treasure Chest April 2021
Since we released a seven-part report on NaNoRenO 2021 last month, we unfortunately had little time to look at many additional games. But at least five jam submissions and one indie game found their way into our hearts this month…
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