What is Game Jam? How to work in theme

Post » Mon May 15, 2017 6:14 am

What is Game Jam? How to work in theme
Can anybody explain me ???
So that i can also dive into it
any example of any old theme so i can conclude something for theme
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Post » Mon May 15, 2017 6:50 am

Hi :)

A game Jam is a game creation contest. Often it's in a very short time with a constraint, it's often a theme your game have to be based on. It's just that.

A lot of famous indie games began their life in a game Jam prototype (Nuclear Throne, Super Hexagon etc...) .
You dont't have so much time to intelectualize, it's fast and furious ! Often in 48h or 72h.

Game Jam games are not perfect but sometimes you discover a nice mechanic or something very interesting you can work on later. Look at Ludum Dare Game Jam it's a famous one.
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Post » Mon May 15, 2017 6:59 am

Okey
What is most important in gamejam ??
1) Graphics, Sound and Game should Good
2) Graphics & Sound Should Good, Game not important
3) Graphics Should Good, Game & Sound Not Important
4) Game Should Good Graphics & Sound Not important
5) Game & Sound Should Good, Graphics not important
6) Game & Graphics Should Good, Sound Not Important
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Post » Mon May 15, 2017 7:04 am

Try to create the best experience for your players in a limited time.
Depends on your skills, your game etc...
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Post » Mon May 15, 2017 11:41 am

How to get the most out of a game jam

The most important in a game jam is by the end of the deadline to have a working game that you can share with others.
Generally you will focus on one or two game mechanics and spend most your time polishing it as much as possible so that the experience of playing the game is fun for others.

You can also check those links :
Jammer resources (Global Jam)
http://www.pixelprospector.com/
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Post » Tue May 16, 2017 5:06 am

can i submit those games which i already made with construct ??
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Post » Tue May 16, 2017 6:18 am

luckyrawatlucky wrote:can i submit those games which i already made with construct ??


A jam always has a timeline in which the game for that particular jam should be made - in this case 15.5 - 28.5.
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Post » Tue May 16, 2017 8:50 am

luckyrawatlucky wrote:can i submit those games which i already made with construct ??


Of course if you are a cheater without soul you may do so. :D
Otherwise, you can consider the game jam for what it is a training to make game under constraints in the given amount of time respecting a certain theme.

Rules for the game jam are given here : https://www.scirra.com/blog/206/its-time-to-jam
One could say, indeed, nothing prevents older games from being entered.

But how older games would suppose to be matching the theme ?
And games are supposed to be made in C3, allowing to test it out and report potential bugs.

Again, a game jam is first and foremost a training for a game maker or a team of game makers to make a fun and playable game from scratch in a given amount of time.
Make it as fun and as cool looking/playing as possible, knowing it must be done by the 28th of May.
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Post » Tue May 16, 2017 10:02 am

Thank you
Now i understand most of it
Now what about team
I am Single person on my area who knows about construct then how i can get Team for this Challenge
and I have got idea for Good Things Come in Threes but i don't know i am guessing right or i am in wrong path
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Post » Wed May 17, 2017 5:39 am

Kyatric wrote:

what Should Target Platform
    Android Phone
    Desktop PC
    Windows Phone
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