This jam is now over. It ran from 2020-04-17 07:00:00 to 2020-05-19 07:00:00. View 30 entries

Due to the global pandemic occurring currently postal services are having a tough time as there simply is not enough mail to send.  So, here's where us indie game designers can step up and help out!  I envision us making as many games as possible which require the players to send something through the postal service.   For example, give them a framework for creating characters and have them send mail back and forth to another player. I used the USPS symbol as I am based in the United States and creating this game jam was prompted by the current administration refusing to bail out the USPS, but creators in all countries are welcome as I'm sure this impact is felt everywhere.

Rules

1.  No games with homophobia, racism, ableism, transphobia or any form of hate.

2.  At some point your game requires the player(s) to send someone something in the mail.

3.  The game material sent through the mail must be safe and allowed to be sent through the mail.


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A serial journal roleplaying game of futility and invention
Aurora
$5.99
A Modular TTRPG of Oracles & Overcoming
Chronicle creative creatures through the mail
Map making game played using the postal service
a letterwriting collage game
A game about false identities, murder, life advice, and bears
Spies, codes, and micro-missions- Oh my!
A play by mail game where you learn about humans and emotions
A solo-journaling (+ writing to friends) RPG meta-game about sending useful items to friends playing other games.
A letter-writing game
A Game of Collaborative Storytelling
A cooperative letter writing and Tarot collection game for two players
a postcard to close the distance in between with idle talk.
A letter-writing game about creating animal friends, a peaceful island home, and heartfelt messages.
Building a campaign world using the USPS
A survival horror postcard-writing game for two players/households.
A letter writing game about resource pooling, mutual assistance, fantasy disasters, and sometimes mammoths.
Create your own superheroes and send them to your friends in the mail
a letter writing game about what DOESN'T get sent
A play-by-mail story game about ghosts
A game about sharing space, even when we're far apart.
A collaborative story telling game by mail for 3 or more players
CHAINS!
$2.75
A letter-mailing game of urban legend horror
A Game of Collaborative Storytelling through Art
a chain-letter ttrpg about misdelivered mail and dogs that can't tell letters from food
A letter writing game of discovering objects and researching their truths
A game to play with your cat & a suitcase!
A microfiction game of weird horror playable through the post