This jam is now over. It ran from 2017-05-31 22:00:00 to 2017-06-13 22:00:00. View results

ABOUT

Create any kind of game using the CGA 4 color palette that fits the jam theme with 8bit/chiptunes sounds.

No poll at the end, make your #CGAJam game about one of this themes ;)
- History Repeats
- Always faster
- Gravity
- WildWest / WestWorld


You can Follow me at @DavitMasia to be updated about any rule changes or news related to this jam.


RESTRICTIONS


- Graphics: Use the CGA 4 color palette. *Palette 0 or 1 allowed
- Sound: 8Bit Sounds / Chiptunes

*After requested the palette 0 of CGA is allowed too. for more info:

CGA Palette 0

CGA Palette 1

Are you thinking to do the game in Pico8? No problem! use this colors

( NOTE: LOW INTENSITY PALETTES ARE ALSO ALLOWED )


BEFORE THE JAM STARTS YOU CAN...


You can start doing some mockups, testing the palette and set the shader to work with CGA mode and organize your assets/workflow.

The theme of the jam will be announced one day before the jam starts, after that you can start to develop your game.



ALLOWED


Filters like: Noise, RGBA Channel separation, distorsion, Tv Flickering, scanlines... but remember to add an On/Off button.

Also you can change between the CGA palette 0 and 1 ingame.

NOTE: About "RGB channel separation" you can optionally use turquoise(#00FFFF) and pink(#FF00FF) instead of red/blue/green.

You can do 3D games always that match the restrictions above. (Using filters/Shaders)

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FAQ

Q: What types of platforms or engines are allowed?
A: Whatever you use for creating games for any platform,(Windows, Mac, Linux, HTML5, Android, iOS...)

Q: Any min/max resolution?
A: None, use 1x1 pixel or 1080p! :O

Q: Are teams allowed?
A: yes.

Q: Can i participate with more than one game?
A: Yes! no problem ;)

Q: I don't understand one of the rules or i have some questions.
A: Please go to the community tab and leave a post on on "CGA Jam General" category.

Games submitted(116)

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Browser playable (47)
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Windows (71)
macOS (25)
Linux (17)
Android (2)

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GIF
A procedural bullet hell "shooter" - crush rogue programs in your way.
Action
Mix of Idle game and Tower Defense
Puzzle
Play in browser
Downwell and Super Crate Box evil's baby
Action
A roguelike for Pokitto, a 256kB DIY handheld console
Adventure
GIF
A fast-paced sword swinging game.
Action
Cheat your way to victory against an angry cowboy -- just make sure he doesn't catch you red handed - made for CGAJam
Play in browser
An epic adventure in an impossible castle!
Platformer
Survive natural disasters through culture spread.
Simulation
Play in browser
GIF
A short roguelike set in the Old West for CGAJam
Adventure
Play in browser
A platformer with a CGA graphics style, nameless heroes, a cursed island and lots of enemies.
Platformer
GIF
Catch the train, kill the bad guys, grab the cash!
Action
A visual novel fan tribute to RL Stine
Adventure
GIF
​How long can you survive on the lethal ​TOWER OF RUBBLE?
Platformer
CGAJam 2017 Hardcore Retro SciFi Racing
Action
GIF
Gravity Ranger
Platformer
GIF
Try to survive the neverending loop for as long as you can. A CGAJAM 2017 entry.
Platformer
Play in browser
a game about corgis, bones and mirrors
Platformer
A beetle, a sombrero, a revolver, and a pocket full of lead
CGA Game Jam Entry
Puzzle
Play in browser
A love story between a soldier and a giant scorpion
GIF
A Challenge to everyone. It's Hard and Unfair.
Action
Defeat the Lich King - or die!
Platformer
Play in browser
Defend the train
Platformer
Play in browser
A game about Old West Mermaids for #CGAJam
Play in browser
Wild and fast roguelite run & gun western action. X to Shoot, Z to Jump
Action
Mine, Sell, Upgrade, Repeat
Adventure
GIF
A real-time tactical strategy game for #cgajam
Strategy
Cute witch shoot 'em up
Shooter
Play in browser
GIF
One-Button Gallop into the Future. Quick duel your frenemy. Jump over a Clown.
Play in browser
Racer game made for CGA Jam
Sports
Bladerunner and Tron meets Dungeons & Dragons
Rpg
Turned-based Tactical game. No HP. A single bullet will likely severely injure or kill you. Watch friendly fire.
Strategy
Play in browser
Space exploration like you've never seen before.
Platformer
Simulation
Play in browser
Gravity Platformer Game
Platformer
A rodent Elvis impersonator has a commentary on the state of Social Media
Action
Fight the angry gang! Made for CGA Jam 2017
Rpg
GIF
Populate an entire solar system by hurling Dinos at planets.
Action
GIF
Help the snakes enjoy snacktime by catching well camoflagued mice in this optical illusion game.
Action
Shoot shoot shoot! kill endless hordes of enemies. A CGA game jam game
Platformer
Platformer
Play in browser
How long can you survive in space
Action
Digital version of board game "Za Rulem"
Simulation
Play in browser
created for CGAJAM. themes: gravity / always faster / wild west
Action
Small mousey runner game with two sides
Platformer
No great discovery was ever made without a bold guess
Platformer
Play in browser
Western Showdown with CGA Palette
Action
GIF
Quick wave racing game for CGA JAM.
Play in browser
Survive in the mountains north of the wild south!
Platformer
A card game about sweethearts and backstabbing
Strategy
The Gravity Guy rip off you didn't know you wanted!
Platformer
Play in browser
Mangoroment is a fighting game made for the cga game jam 2017.
Action
A low-rez FMV visual novel about a vacation gone wrong.
Adventure
Play in browser
Western RPGish quick shooter
Rpg
you're a small doggo in the wild west
Platformer
Play in browser
CGA palette, 8bit sound, keyboard control and old school visual look. Change gravity, collect points and be the best :)
Platformer
Play in browser
CGA Jam Entry
Shooter
In this two-player game, use the colors on the battlefield to hide your attacks and outsmart the opponent.
Shooter
In space, no one can hear you... Destroy Enemy Spaceships
Shooter
Brutal 1v1 boxing action
Simulation
Play in browser
GIF
eliminate le huemans
Shooter
GIF
A space combat game for CGA jam
Shooter
Play in browser
The "Hello World" of games with a twist!
Play in browser
a short game for CGA JAM
Play in browser
Pieeeew..
Shooter
Ride to the horizon. For #CGAJam 2017
Action
Play in browser
These succulents will succ your blood!!!
Action
Play in browser
Deja Vu is a short game completable in the duration of Jupiter Hadley's attention span (1 minute)
Puzzle
Play in browser
Sling Kong for CGA Jam
Action
Play in browser
A cabal style game set in the freeze far west
Action
Play in browser
GIF
Puzzle
Play in browser
#chiptune #always faster
Play in browser
Shoot, jump, reload, repeat
Platformer
Play in browser
Cgajam submission 2017
Platformer
Play in browser
Everything always comes back to you.
Play in browser
You are the GRAV HUNTER
Shooter
Play in browser
GIF
Memory puzzle matching game
Puzzle
Play in browser
These cowboy goodboys gotta transport the cows.
Play in browser
Racing Game for #CGAJAM
Action
Satanic Funk Psychedelia in CGA
Game made for the #CGA Game Jam 2017
Action
Play in browser
Platformer
Navigate the treacherous outskirts of space in search of the remarkable yet illusive material known as Cavorite.
Shooter
Made with Corona for CGA Jam
Puzzle
Feyntank Path is a speedrunner where your past selves returns to haunt you.
Shooter
Play in browser
A prototype for the CGA jam, where you fall while avoiding obstacles
Platformer
Be mindful of Volume, android and ios compatible.
Adventure
Play in browser
Kids These Days....
Adventure
Play in browser
A CGAJAM game where you must always swing faster.
Action
Play in browser
Action
Play in browser
A little Portal inspired game for CGAJAM
Platformer
A pod race in cyber neo-tokyo [Unfinished]
Sports
Play in browser
THIS GAME SUCKS ASSHOLES
3D tower climbing platformer! Build time - 2 weeks.
Platformer
Play in browser
cga walking simulator
Rpg