GOTY 2019: Game Jam Edition

GOTY 2019: Game Jam Edition
We know that you loved to dance in the moonlight as a detective on the edge in “Disco Elysium”. We know that you traveled to the “Outer Wilds” again and again and again. We know that you transformed into an…
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The Jam Report: May 2019 (Part 2)

The Jam Report: May 2019 (Part 2)
Are you looking for the second part of the May issue of “The Jam Report”? Then you’re at the right place! Here gachapon machines are mixed with excellent storytelling and crazy golf courses wait for your talent, while the most …
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GOTY 2018: Game Jam Edition

GOTY 2018: Game Jam Edition
We don’t care about the “God of War”. The growing and shrinking horse balls in “Red Dead Redemption 2” elicit only a weary smile from us. “Tetris Effect”, Shmetris Effect – okay, no, that one actually is great. But we …
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The Jam Report: December 2018 (Part 1)

The Jam Report: December 2018 (Part 1)
In December, we recommended a total of 68 jam games, with the lion’s share going to the Ludum Dare with 50 recommendations. Discover necessary and unnecessary sacrifices, stories about murders in mobster villas and tales about all kinds of friendship,…
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Ludum Dare 42: .S

Screenshot of ".S"
“.S” by torcado. “[A] snake platformer[.]” This game is already one of my top favorites for the winner of the Compo category of the Ludum Dare 42. The concept of “.S” is as simple as it is ingenious: You …
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Ludum Dare 41: Treasure Chest #55

Treasure Chest #55
What’s a “Treasure Chest” article? It’s a short text and video compilation of three to five small jam games we really liked for some reason (like core concept, artwork, effort etc.). “Goal and Crossbones” by SkullPixel & Clockwise2000. Here …
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Ludum Dare 38: Bunosphere

Screenshot of "Bunosphere"
“Bunosphere” by torcado. “Solve puzzles and explore as a small bunny in this strange world. Who knows what you’ll find?” First of all: I love the pixel art style and how your perception of the world changes based on …
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Ludum Dare 34: Button Betting

Screenshot of "Button Betting"
“Button Betting” by torcado. “You find yourself trapped, chained to a desk with [two buttons] in front of you. Play through each of the challenges to get to the [money game], then bet your hands off trying to [get …
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