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You find a cute girl online named Vee and set up a video call date to get to know each other. Have fun on your date!
Simulation
Help a spirit through his post-life crisis.
Adventure
Instead of a ballgown, Cinderella is given a suit of armor, and rides to make her own future.
Other
Test your skill at stealing... croutons?
Action
Plant dating and bee puns
Simulation
Make delicious sandwiches for yourself!
Simulation
Play in browser
Will your forced marriage be a Happily Ever After?
Other
3d firstperson game about finding cute plantlings
Simulation
A fantasy-horror game about finding answers and gaining power.
Rpg
Ephem is a short turn-based RPG about a criminal thrown into the depths of a cursed dungeon.
Rpg
Do it for the hearts!
Rpg
Play with as many or more then 22 cats
A simple tower defense
Strategy
Play in browser
Fight waves of enemies and slay the overlord.
Action
platformer for MFGJ
Platformer
Date a witch! Make a coven! Be gay!
Other
Knossos is a brief & eerie Puzzle/RPG set in a ever-growing Labyrinth.
An Apocalyptic Dating Sim
Simulation
Can love melt steel beams?
Simulation
A clicker game based aroud getting a slacker to work
Other
Play in browser
A 2D endless zen game about a jellyfish that controls the weather.
Other
Play in browser
A game about talking to people
Other
Platformer
Dark. Rainy. Lost. Can you escape from the endless abyss?
Other
Play in browser
Get out of detention by appeasing an angry nun with bad puns.
Simulation
A short visual novel inspired by Slavic mythology.
Other
An RPG based on an Overlord with a lost title.
Rpg
Run or fight your nightmares. Creatd for my first game jam
Rpg
a self-help tool, to help people who suffer anxiety attacks
Other
Play in browser
City sim build for My First Game Jam - Summer Edition
Simulation
Zero gravity time trials set in a synth-wave world.
Other
Drop kick the crap out of everything. (Unfinished prototype for My First Game Jam)
Platformer
Spend the night in a haunted manor.
Other
Play in browser
Don't let the mummy wake up!
Other
"Do not let Honey out."
Adventure
A game about losing a letter you worked really hard to write.
Rpg
Become the hero of legend!
Platformer
Trolls and Trolls
Strategy
Play in browser
A short, interactive experience about grief
Simulation
Play in browser
Little creature in a big world.
Platformer
A cool text adventure with letters, mystery, skeletons, goblins and dogs!
Adventure
Play in browser
shooting
Shooter
Prototype for a demonic cooking rhythm game, welcome to the real Hell's kitchen!
Other
Platformer
Play in browser
a very short game with a friendly Gorgon.
Other
easy puzzle game made in 4 hours for #MyFirstGameJam
Puzzle
A text-adventure about a trip to the grocery store.
Adventure
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Starve. Freeze. Survive.
Strategy
pride and prejudice but with dogs
Other
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Things aren't going too well, are they, Red?
Rpg
My first try at a platformer, very short game.
Platformer
You are home alone.
Other
Play in browser
like -the - 90s(ノ・ェ・)ノ
Simulation
Bullet Hell Shoot 'em up - GameJam entry for MyFirstGameJam
Shooter
A game where you play as Noah and you have to get an animal back to the ark in each level.
Platformer
An Incremental Game
Play in browser
extremely short flower personality quiz
Play in browser
Destroy the Virus. Become the Virus.
Puzzle
This is an platform game with some surprise + puzzle + funny elements
Platformer
2D Action game with rogue-like elements!
Action
Knights of the Round Table as Space Cowboys
Action
An idle game in your Console Window!
Other
Saving Private Ryan- but Stormtroopers!
Shooter
A Game about a Crab becoming a Boyscout
Adventure
a twine game about murder, natural disasters, fields, and who-dun-it.
Other
the quick brown fox jumped over the lazy dogs.
Platformer
Play in browser
Bounce to the Beat!
Action
Early oMegaman inspired 2-D Platformer that I hope to expand n in the future
Platformer
top-down thing
Shooter
I only got one room done so yeah
Show some LGBT Pride!
Other
Play in browser
an unfinished work
High walls, an epic boss battle and a bloody dance floor, all things part of WSJA!
Action
Adventure
Blocks fly around you in all directions, avoid them to stay alive.
A shooting and defending game
Shooter
Play in browser
made for myfirstgamejam
Short RPG horror game about a cat with 9 lives.
Things are falling and bouncing! Click them for points!
SHAPESHIFTER Pre-Alpha Demo - A Work In Progress
Other
prototype game made in Unity!
Other
Everything changed when her phone was at 5%. Charge the phone before its too late!
Better than Skyrim
Rpg
The Coolest Space Shooter!
Shooter
Liberate your family with Fireworks this fourth of July
Shooter
Play Around and Have Fun
Other