Please post your ideas for a theme for this jam. Themes will be voted on at the kickoff event.
Locking this down so that these ideas can be voted on.
So I have a few ideas. If this is too much, let me know and I can pare it down to my favorite.
Themes Related to the "Motor" in Motor City
Man vs. Machine
Which way is up?
Are you thinking what I'm thinking?
Raise the stakes
You can also find a random theme generator based on previous Ludum Dare suggestions here: http://www.cowfacegames.com/handytools/ludum-dare-theme-generator
Some ideas that I came up with while driving around Detroit.
Some other random ideas inspired by my 4 year old
Wind / Kiting
Ideas inspired by the news
The color orange
More ideas just floating around in my head
-Fidget Spinners (I'm sorry)
-Exotic goods courier service
-Documentary films/film crew
-80's straight to video action films
-Life without spoken/written words
-Out of place artifacts from our time (example: aliens land on our abandoned planet in the future, find an everyday object from day-to-day life and have no idea what it is)
-Cold war space race
-Rube Goldberg machines built for everyday tasks
Small worlds (like "in the palm of your hand" feeling)/isometric
play as a car (not a human driving a car)
man vs machine and ruined places also caught my attention sounds cool
I personally like cute and nostalgic but I also like being genuinely surprised. Dark and gritty also catches my attention.