This jam is now over. It ran from 2022-02-19 01:00:00 to 2022-03-02 05:59:59. View results

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DAY OF MODIFIERS!
Choose up to three! 

  • “Stranger in a strange land” - put your take on a familiar character in an unfamiliar setting or genre
  • "Touch Grass" - use traditional, physical media as your inspiration (painting, sculpture, a building, etc.)
  • "Invert Your Expectations" - design an experience opposite to your inspiration's original goals/intent


Create anything (game, artwork, book, anything) directly inspired by something else  (game, artwork, book, anything)
  • Find anything inspiring and then make something inspired! 
    Wear your inspirations on your sleeve! 

  • (Optional) Find more inspiring things!
    Use multiple inspirations to make a blatant mashup.
    Or, combine concepts in innovative new ways! It's up to you.
     
  • Your submission can take any form.
    Physical games, digital games, artwork, literature... Anything!
     
  • (Optional) Use the modifier!
    The modifier will be announced on 2/18, when the Jam starts.

  • Share your inspiration(s) and how you converted it into the final product.
  • Credit contributors and pre-made assets in your submission
  • Be nice! Enjoy other submissions!


  • Inspired-ness
  • Enjoyment
  • ??? (What that means is up to you!)


Jam Kickoff & Kickoff Event
2/18/22 - 7 PM CST
(on our Discord!)

Jam End
2/28/22 - 10 AM CST
Submission deadline 

Wrap Up Stream / Hangout
3/03/22 - 7 PM CST
(on our Discord!)


Header art by the talented c0hil

 

  

Submissions(60)

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Browser playable (23)
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Windows (28)
macOS (9)
Linux (7)
Android (1)

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Psychological horror within pure discovery
Adventure
Short adventure video game
Adventure
a short game about delivering coffee
Interactive Fiction
Play in browser
Aliens are invading the sleepy, small town of Plainville, IN and only a group of 80’s teen stereotypes can stop them.
Escape Costco! ...After You're Done Shopping
Action
The suave and dastartly villain known as Earl Grey has struck again! Can you stop him?
3d downwell fangame
Shooter
Play in browser
Volume One of a weird sci-fi fantasy worldbuilding zine.
An Arena Mech Fighter
Fighting
Play in browser
Draw a card, tell a secret.
5 minute poetry game
Interactive Fiction
Play in browser
“Knowledge makes a [Droid] unfit to be a slave” — Frederick Douglass. A 2400 (24XX) hack
Play second string heroes in this 2400 (24XX) hack. An A-Team parody ttrpg.
A short RPG where battles are fought with match-3 puzzle gameplay.
Role Playing
A narrative game about storytelling and loss
Interactive Fiction
The cast from the hit show 'Seinfeld' duke it out with a mad Warlock's scribbles and themselves.
Fighting
no question
Racing
Play in browser
Help DRVR-7 defeat King Plugby!
Platformer
Play in browser
A strange girl talks to you. She seems suspicious.
Visual Novel
Draw the chart and let the magic flow.
Run in browser
Inspired by Shakespeare and Marie Kondo.
Interactive Fiction
Play in browser
A Cooks Competition for the legendary Ingredient
Role Playing
Play in browser
SAVE Mount Pleasant, Texas FROM BURNINATION AND KILL EVERYTHING AS QUICKLY AS YOU CAN
Shooter
Get a lesson in classical music from an unexpected source - Munch's screaming man, who is an avid singer.
Rhythm
frustrating rage game
Platformer
This is your last chance to complete a successful hit. Good luck, agent.
Get lost forever.
Puzzle
A chibi-robo inspired game where you communicate using ASL sign language
Adventure
A little tabletop game i made for the InspireJam an my firts tabletop game
Stealth action
Action
Lightgun shooter for the SOP Arcade Cab!
You are shipwrecked on a ship watching its end. But, not alone...
Adventure
A tech demo of an incomplete jam game
ITS A game
Adventure
Will you boing?
Action
A surreal adventure 2d game with rpg style where you control a Stranger in a strange land. Try to get out of that place
Play in browser
The lore book for a battle arena game based in the world of Teritium.
Choose a Side
Card Game
Play in browser
Resistance to oppression is as sobering as it is inspiring.
Adventure
Play in browser
Action-strategy, top-down shooter. Warriors from the past come together to save the future!
Action
Play in browser
Interactive Fiction
Play in browser
Half-Done-Life
Run in browser
A HTML5 zine made for InspireJam
Play in browser
A game inspired by the classic game called Space Invaders
Action
Play in browser
A game where you need to explore an unknown land to collect parts to REBUILD your SPACESHIP.
Adventure
Play in browser
A 3D game created in Unity!
A mobile-friendly jumping game made by Anagh's World.
Platformer
Play in browser
I created this draft of game for the inspire game jam 02/2022!
Adventure
Play in browser
make a mess!!
Simulation
Play in browser
Shooter
Play in browser
A Metal Gear inspired parody
Help rasberry find the missing pages before it's too late
Puzzle
InspireJam game that was originally supposed to be based on Slay the Spire and Weapon Throwing RPG.