This jam is now over. It ran from 2017-09-06 06:00:00 to 2017-09-27 10:59:59. View 126 entries

Make a game inspired by Famicase

…in three easy steps:

  1. Pick one of the many, many amazing fictional cartridge designs of the My Famicase Exhibition (how to browse)
  2. Turn it into a game! Use whatever means you prefer
  3. A ~~~secret~~~ and totally optional thing (to be revealed when this jam begins)

The secret is out: Make your game compatible with WINNITRON! (completely optional of course!)

Also, Diversifiers!

Rules

None (except don't be mean and please respect the wishes of the original artists)

FAQ

Q: Can I-
A: Yes

Oh also

Games submitted(126)

All submissions
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Browser playable (45)
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Windows (79)
macOS (30)
Linux (20)
Android (5)
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Winnitron-compatible (18)
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glitch lyfe (22)
Turn in your homework... TWICE! (7)
A Game For A Gurl (or Boi) (10)
FLOSS! (14)
Fuck This Jam (3)

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point & click / walking simulator in Hell
Adventure
A game about eggs. Made for #AGBIC jam 2017.
Role Playing
A queer illustrated text adventure game
Adventure
Play in browser
Greetings simulator
Simulation
Action
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cyberpunk stealth platformer
Platformer
Play in browser
GIF
A rhythm game based on aligning the stars.
Puzzle
Platformer
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GIF
Make new friends on the train ride home.
Cute platformer for AGBIC 2017 game jam.
Platformer
Play in browser
GIF
Old-School Platformer Game Starring Satan And His Love For Cake
Platformer
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An unlikely friendship, 30 years in the making
Adventure
GIF
made for 'a game by its cover 2017'
GIF
Revive the galaxy, destroy evil robots, and grow delicious fruit!
Shooter
Play in browser
GIF
Game entry for A Game By Its Cover jam
Shooter
GIF
The gateway opens once a week. Tomorrow I'm going in.
Adventure
A Game By It's Cover Game Jam Entry
Shooter
Brilliant as the sun, she set forth. Through the dark night, she fought.
Shooter
Loot randomly generated dungeons for collectible weapons
Action
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Evasive Action Arcade Game
Action
GIF
What if Jan Ken Po was a Sport?
Sports
GIF
A traitor threatens the Shogun in this tense shoot-em-up.
Action
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The whole world breathe around you
GIF
Eat your enemies!
Platformer
A Lo-Fi Sneaker Generator for "A Game By Its Cover 2017"
Simulation
all-girl threesome puzzle platformer
Platformer
Help Laya collect coins in Layer Land!
Platformer
Cooperate (or sabotage) each other with these 2 adorable tug-of-war puppies!
Action
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Two stories during a long winter
Visual Novel
GIF
A Game By Its Cover: Famicase by @0t0e
Grab loot! Avoid traps!
Action
A falling block game for AGBIC-2017...
Puzzle
A short typing rpg for a game by its cover 2017
Strategy
Help Sheep and return nature to Planet G.
Puzzle
A transcendent sci-fi experience.
Adventure
A rat's fight!
Platformer
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hack the environment to defeat your foes
Shooter
What happens to demos when development stops?
Platformer
Co-op sloth action for 1-4 players!
Action
Paint your masterpiece, share it, and encourage other artists!
Play in browser
GIF
Help Miu save the ocean with her Shark Blaster! Shoot enemies in a cute fantasy world.
Shooter
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Abduct humans and ride them in the unicorn joust! VR ONLY!
Action
A game entry into "a game by its cover 2017".
Simulation
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Collect Pollen on a Rolling Adventure!
Adventure
GIF
Read between the lines.
You're Dead... Not
Adventure
detective with the case of solving the murderer
Adventure
A thrilling adventure puzzle game
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Run and Bun away from the deadly Vegetable brothers in this endless runner.
Platformer
Run through the fires of hell in this fast physics based platformer
Platformer
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A hex based game
Strategy
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A modern intepretation of the traditional Zen meditation
Visual Novel
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Race through the sand and grab that gold. Keep that stack climbing - you might find some secrets!
Shooter
GIF
Breakout meets Superhot. AGBICjam'17
Puzzle
Small game made for the A Game By Its Cover Game Jam 2017, based on cover #124 on http://famicase.com/17/index.html
Simulation
Rusty Blade is a text based game about the final quest of a veteran level cruncher.
Role Playing
Puzzle
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Rescue chickens, kill the undead!
Platformer
Adventure
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Tend your garden in a peaceful home in a quiet town.
Simulation
It's barely functional!
dine and dash
Simulation
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Grow an edible starscape and defend it from fast food!
Simulation
cute 'em up attempt for AGBIC 2017
Shooter
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A two player cooperative shoot'em up for the #agbic jam
Shooter
Play in browser
A short game made for AGBIC 2017
Action
GIF
an exciting 4 player ball-bouncing game
Platformer
Pixel pests, louts and exhibitionists
Become the Tokyo gangster you always wanted to be.
Action
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Top down tank shooter action!
Action
What a strange banana you are.
Puzzle
O / > - A Game by It's Cover 2017 jam submission
Action
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Action
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Platformer
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A tricky little adventure where your light switch controls time.
Adventure
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a little puzzle game for the a game by its cover jam 2017
Puzzle
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A quickjumping game with 29 levels.
Platformer
Battle of the bands a Game by its Cover Jam 2017 game.
Play in browser
Adventure
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GIF
You are the grub!
Play in browser
Simulation
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A competitive game where you play as a party balloon gone bad. Be the last one un-popped!
Action
GIF
Conjoined twin pups hungry for meat and treats
Puzzle
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Komida-chan can't control herself during his trip to FoodIsland. Please! stop her before it's too late!
Action
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Ride with the wind
Sports
Play one day in a life of a rock.
Adventure
You are a square that eats "dots" and has to avoid the lines at all costs.
Play in browser
GIF
Weapons collector!
Action
A short puzzle-platformer in which you have the power to turn back time for yourself 5 seconds.
Platformer
Make some friends in a cute tiny town.
Simulation
A Typing-Boxing Game
A small "puzzle" platformer for agbic jam
Platformer
Grab a friend and take control of the wind! Visit the game page for instructions.
Platformer
GIF
little thing for AGBIC
Action
Collect, use, then sell weapons in this greedy dungeon crawler!
Action
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A game for a game by its cover 2017
Platformer
GIF
Bun-Chan the bird, help this lost little bird back to its sweet sweet home. Ike!
Action
GIF
A action-puzzler about managing circles
Puzzle
Sorry about that.
Shooter
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A game for one Cover with handdrawn graphics.
Action
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Adventure
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Catch the cats raining from the sky! And stroke them a bit just before they leave ^^
Action
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GIF
Simple Strategy Survival Game based on a Famicase!
Strategy
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GIF
A proof-of-concept puzzle game
Puzzle
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When all hope is lost, a hero will fly! *In-Development*
Adventure
AGBIC Placeholder
Puzzle
Platformer
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i was slow and stuff got in the way - ayy
GIF
(It's literally visually just a menu right now)
Puzzle
(WIP) Do little tasks to help your pilot work his way through all the bad guys!
Action
Placeholder for unfinished game, for A Game By Its Cover 2017