Do you remember playing tag or duck, duck, goose with your friends? Have you ever read a choose-your-own-adventure book or tried to find your way in a maze at the back of a cereal box? Do you know things like The Game (you just lost, by the way)?
Whether or not you answered yes at these questions doesn't really matter: if they intrigued you, you may be interested in the Pen & Paper game jam.
Let's make games without hi-technology. Turn off your programming software, grab your favourite pen, some sheets of paper and design something playful!
You can make anything playable, as long as you can explain people online how to recreate your game and experience it.
THE THEME: ☀️🌧 WEATHER 🌩☃️
This is optional, it serves as a starting point for you to make something. If you can't find an idea that you like with it, or if you have something else in mind, don't hesitate and follow your heart.
The jam will run from June 26th to July 2nd. One week should leave you enough time to make something you can be proud of!
Here are some basic ideas to guide you if you are lost and don't know where to start:
You may use any tools you can think of, except those that would lead to the making of a videogame.
Are allowed, but not advised:
THE FINAL WORD
Have fun, and make something you'll enjoy working on and playing with!