The Jam Report: April 2019

The Jam Report: April 2019
This April, we recommended twenty-four entries made for fifteen different game jams, including a a pinball roguelike hybrid, a time paradox pizza adventure, a murder mystery with cute ghosts, a gardening game with spaceships as well as a black hole,…
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The Jam Report: February 2019

The Jam Report: February 2019
February brought us many amazing game jams, and so we recommended fifty-two entries made for fifteen different jams. There are games about the meaning of love and home, but also best retro hack and lash action, mind-blogging puzzle as well…
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The Jam Report: January 2019

The Jam Report: January 2019
The January 2019 issue of “The Jam Report” features twenty-two games made for sixteen different jams. So expect the unexpected, as time travel gets combined with cooking, tributes to “Die Hard” and the “Tomb Raider” series were created and some…
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The Jam Report: December 2018

The Jam Report: December 2018 (Part 1)
Discover necessary and unnecessary sacrifices, stories about murders in mobster villas and tales about all kinds of friendship, real flower power, genre mashups, metagames and many other things in the December issue of “The Jam Report”, that features sixty-two jam…
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The Jam Report: November 2018

The Jam Report: November 2018
The November issue of “The Jam Report” is filled with stories about friendship and emancipation, strange monsters and glitches, hyperrealistic as well as surreal landscapes, horror games, wacky sports, interesting puzzle and shooter games. Enjoy the diversity of the jam scene…
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No More Sweden 2018: Chnakess

Screenshot of "Chnakess"
“Chnakess” by Arvi Teikari. “[You are] a snake. […] Try to eat the chess pieces; [they will] try to escape using their respective movement styles.” In this turn-based version of “Snake”, you must eat all the chess pieces …
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Ludum Dare 41: Treasure Chest #54

Treasure Chest #54
“BIRKANOID” by Mate Cziner. In this card-based “Breakout”-like jam game you have to use your cards to control the movement of your ball. At the same time you must avoid touching the red bricks, as they will immediately …
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Ludum Dare 41: Treasure Chest #44

Treasure Chest #44
“Check, Please!” by Tim Lewis, Rowan Stringer, Quentin Warnant, Hannah Payne & Gavin Stewart. A physics game mixed with a dating simulation? This formula equals pure awkwardness: Light up a candle, pour in some wine, feed …
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Ludum Dare 40: Back to Dust

Screenshot of "Back to Dust"
“Back to Dust” by Uruca Game Studio (Suâmi Abdalla-Santos, Philippe Alves Lepletier & Felipe Osório) & Super Velociraptor. “[A] storytelling game focused in [decision-making]. You and your daughter are in a conflict zone and running low on food, …
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