Submission open from 2017-05-31 22:00:00 to 2017-06-14 22:00:00
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ABOUT

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

The theme will be revealed one day before the jam starts! that can be(Maybe i will do a poll on twitter):

- Wild West
- Sci-Fi
- Prehistory
- Post-Apocalyptic


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


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.