This jam is now over. It ran from 2021-06-17 22:00:00 to 2021-06-21 21:59:59. View results

YoYo Games is thrilled to be hosting the Amaze Me Game Jam in collaboration with Opera GX

This is your chance to win prize money and have your game promoted in the Opera GX Discord community of 290,000 members! 

Submissions are open from 18 - 21 June, giving you plenty of time to submit your game. We can’t wait to see what you create! 

To get started with GMS2 just head over to our GameMaker Tutorials page. 


 The theme of the Amaze Me Game Jam is NEON, which you’re free to explore in any way you can think of! 

The game can contain bright neon colors, take place in a neon-illuminated city, or anything else you dream of! 


First prize: $1500 USD
Second prize: $1000 USD
Third prize: $500 USD

+ featured promotional spot on Opera GX Discord community and GMS2 Ultimate licences for all winners


  • Games must be made with GameMaker Studio 2.
  • Games have to adhere to the theme.
  • Games must include their project files for verification.
  • Teams are allowed.
  • Games cannot include themes deemed inappropriate for minors, such as drug use, sexual themes, brutal violence, disturbing visuals, etc.


To access a free to use GameMaker Studio 2 Licence simply create a YoYo Account and click the following link to grab yourself a free Desktop/Web licence - valid until the end of the Jam


Public voting will begin on the jam page once the submission period has ended using the rating below. While voting is in place to highlight the best games the final winners decision will be at the discretion of YoYo Games and Opera.

The best-rated games will be promoted in Opera GX’s huge discord community!


THEME - Was the theme of the jam kept? Was it used in an innovative way?

FUN -  How fun was the game to play? Did you enjoy yourself?

VISUALS  - Did you like the game's aesthetics? Was it atmospheric?