GBJAM 9: Necrow Co.

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“Necrow Co.” by King Worrell & Zahran Worrell. At the titular “Necrow Co.” crows work as psychopomps, beings that collect the souls of the deceased and escort them to the afterlife. The protagonist of this wonderful platformer is …
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GAMinG Jam 2021: Candela

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“Candela” by Geminimax & Ot├ívio 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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BOBA

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“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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Ludum Dare 48: RAMnesia

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“RAMnesia” by Chris Siebert. “As you move deeper through the woods, your amnesia runs worse and worse; [but] your character’s memory [is not] the only memory being forgotten. […] [This game] is a puzzle platformer, where if a variable …
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Ludum Dare 48: TAILSPIN!

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“TAILSPIN!” by Team Bugulon (sarn, Oroshibu, Attfooy, THX, Shrombus, SnakeBlock, bub, Mista Jub & squp). “Play as a treasure seeking canary and drill through [four] unique worlds of action packed platforming. …
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Ludum Dare 48: Below the Ocean

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“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

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“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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SELF

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“SELF” by Logan Forman, Matthew Hobbs & Connor Grail. “[Recover] the fragments of your [self and] be touched by the higher being[.]” In “SELF” you control a small soul that wants to recover all parts of itself. However, …
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THAT NIGHT, STEEPED BY BLOOD RIVER

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“THAT NIGHT, STEEPED BY BLOOD RIVER” by Taylor Swietanski. Rarely have I played a game that refuses its own descriptiveness as much as “THAT NIGHT, STEEPED BY BLOOD RIVER”. It is like a mystery that everyone can see, but …
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