Construct 2 Game Jam - Win a plastic carrot!

by Tom | 22nd, May 2015

We’re excited to announce a new game jam in partnership with Newgrounds! The last one was a huge success and we’re excited to see what awesome games people come up with this time round.

The theme

The theme of this game jam is Deception. Interpret this theme how you want!

What we’re looking for

We’re looking for creativity on the theme, fun game play and originality. Bonus points if your game is touch enabled so it will work on mobile devices!

What’s up for grabs?

First Place

2nd to 5th Place

15 runner ups

1 runner up runner up

  • Plastic carrot

How to enter

Make sure you enter by June 26th! You must submit your game on Newgrounds and tag you submission with the tags construct2 and deceptionjam. For more details on how to enter, see this Newgrounds post.

You can enter as many times as you want as well!

Good luck!

Gunning for 21st place to get the plastic carrot? Or are you after the legendary flying monkey? Either way, we can’t wait to see what you all come up with! Good luck to all of you, and don’t forget you can also upload your entires to the new Scirra Arcade as well!

Additional rules
  1. Closing date for the competition is June 26th, 2015 at 5pm GMT+0.
  2. Xbox prize will be delivered via Amazon. If Amazon are unable to deliver to winners country, winner must nominate an alternative online merchant who can deliver at a similar price. Xbox prize is for 1x 500GB console. Chosen Xbox game cannot exceed $85 USD in value
  3. Other prizes are not exchangable and are non transferable.
  4. Free Edition users are permitted to enter and win prizes!
  5. For games to be considered, they must be uploaded by the close date and tagged “construct2” and “deceptionjam” on Newgrounds.
  6. All games must be made in Construct 2!
  7. Please allow ample time after competition closing date to allow judging to complete, it can be a lengthy process.
  8. No maximum entries per user.
  9. Collaborative entries permitted, but if you win a prize it will only be despatched to one name and address and cannot be split up. It is up to the named individual to distribute the prizes themselves.
  10. You cannot use any games you’ve already made that have been published anywhere previously.
  11. Scirra store vouchers are denominated in GBP. Vouchers issued will be valued at £6.50 each which at the time of writing is equivalent to $10 USD.
  12. Scirra's decisions are final
  13. This competition is run in good faith and meant to be good fun!
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Ubivis 5,487 rep

Woah... nice Jam... Count me in. Hope I am somehow able to finish my first Jam Game :D

Friday, May 22, 2015 at 3:51:50 PM
btmullins 1,560 rep

Me too! My goal is the carrot.

Friday, May 22, 2015 at 4:02:24 PM
glerikud 9,376 rep

It's always nice to see jams.

Friday, May 22, 2015 at 4:07:42 PM
Maree Rucker 224 rep

Hey yall how do you get the trophys
Please let me know as soon as possible Thank You

Friday, May 22, 2015 at 4:09:21 PM
Marxally 1,062 rep

I've got a lot of deceptions in my life, but one of those hit me very hard... I may work on creating a game based on that... :)

GL everyone.

Friday, May 22, 2015 at 4:39:24 PM
antares330 491 rep

Count me in :D

Also the "games you've made previously means what? you have to start right now from scratch? or?

I would love to get the carrot... but shoot... first and 2nd look mighty fine :D


Friday, May 22, 2015 at 5:02:13 PM
crypticblonde 1,720 rep

Awesome! What fun!

Friday, May 22, 2015 at 5:10:59 PM
ZachSmif 1,322 rep

This is pretty sweet! Count me in.

Friday, May 22, 2015 at 5:15:46 PM
tfgames 293 rep

I think I'll give this a shot...good luck everybody!

Friday, May 22, 2015 at 6:21:12 PM
Madrasmadnes 2,153 rep

Does you say clastic parrot? I am gonna try this one :D

Friday, May 22, 2015 at 6:27:35 PM
Ragevortex 4,379 rep

Interesting concept... I wonder if I could scrounge up something for this one in the short time I have.... Good luck to all who will participate tho!! :)

Friday, May 22, 2015 at 6:32:21 PM
iceangel 26.7k rep

Interesting! ... deception! ;)

Friday, May 22, 2015 at 6:43:35 PM
gillenew 14.0k rep

hopefully I can join :D

Friday, May 22, 2015 at 7:28:57 PM
SaCoderz 2,921 rep

hhmmmmm jams ...carrots......jams ...carrots ===== Carrot Jam?

Friday, May 22, 2015 at 8:02:41 PM
felixsg 8,574 rep

Perfect for january

Friday, May 22, 2015 at 8:50:46 PM

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