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Game Jam 2 Video

I shot some video during the game jam so that everyone could see the games that were made in all their glory. If you want to see what Guelph Game Jam 2 was like, check out the video! (The music

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Alex Williams: Monster Mages

Monster Mages For my game at Guelph Game Jam 2, I decided to go analog and build a card game with real, physical cards. After 8 hours, I ended up with a quick little game called Monster Mages, heavily inspired

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Owen Goss: Monster Dungeon

Hi, I’m Owen Goss, the organizer of the Guelph Game Jams. For Guelph Jam 2 I decided to make a simple dungeon “crawler” type game called “Monster Dungeon”. The original idea was that you’d be in a dungeon room and

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The Big Idea

I built a small game called “The Big Idea”. Here is the writeup: You, in blue, have a big idea. Unfortunately, your rival in orange has one too. Move around using WASD and talk with the arrow keys. Fill up

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Matt Rix: Big Runner

Hey Everyone, The game I made is called Big Runner, and it’s made with Flash. The gist of the game is that the main character is a skinny guy, but his goal is to burn as many calories as he can,

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BigFatGame

Hey all, for the GameJam I made a game called BigFatGame where you play a hungry man who wants to eat. In the game you must scroll horizontally, back and forth on the screen while eating the food that is

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TankCraft

  This is a game that has absolutely no goal whatsoever. Based on minecraft, Tank craft allows you to dig underground, build a big tower, and even fly a helicopter and fight a giant aircraft carrier in the sky, all in a

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Jaxteroids

For game jam day I wrote an asteroids clone using JavaScript, Box2D, Canvas, Websockets, Accelerometer, NodeJS, and JaxServer (my nodejs system).  There wasn’t enough time to get this all working in one day, so I cheated (just a bit) and

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madgarden: Super Jet Attack Defense!!

Here’s what I made: I didn’t get to make a full game out of it, but you can fly around, place blocks with the mouse, zoom in and out of the view. The game idea was to have your little

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rocky1138: BastardBlaster

Hey all, rocky1138 here. I’ve wanted to make a game like this for a while; a game where its your job to destroy everything in the universe that’s frustrating, annoying, and a pain the fek (a little Farscape reference there.)

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