Chicago 2013 Game Jam
The 2013 game jam saw over 40 participants producing over 9 games around the theme of “Death”. Below are links to their games, postmortems, and images related to the games. Give them a play.
You are Death’s accountant. Your job is to meet your quota for souls before punching out at 5. Can’t meet the deadline? Prepare to suffer the consequences! Use your contractors the, Four Horseman of the Appocalypse to do the job even faster.
Game Name: Grave Danger
Team Name: HD Cheese
Press Enter or Z on the keyboard or A on the first controller to proceed past the title screen and launch the game.
Keyboard and controller 1 are player 1.
Additional controllers will be players 2 through 4.
Keyboard: arrow keys to move, Z to attack/dig, and X to pick up nearby parts.
Controller: XBox 360 direction pad to move (only 4 directions), A (button 0) to Attack/Dig, B (button 1) to pick up parts.
Object is to dig (hold attack) on graves until emptied of parts. Kill enemies and allies for Parts.
Description: Atari style death game. Click on objects in the seen to kill as many people as possible.
Description: You are the guardian angel for Harry, a normal everyday accident prone Chicagoan.
Game Link: http://awallgames.com/Apples/Apples.html
(created for the IGDA Chicago Game Jam 2013)
Whitaker Trebella (Programming, Music) – wtrebella.com
David Mann (Art) – www.davidmann3d.com
Gerald Kelley (Art) – www.geraldp.net
(This game requires PS3 or XBox360 controllers)
For 2-4 players
This is a king of the hill style game. Infect the heart by getting on top of it and repel your rivals with your burst ability.
The first to fill their petri dish wins!
Move – Left Analog Stick (both PS3 and X360)
Burst Ability – PS3: X, X360: A
Game Description: It’s twin stick style controls, and you need xbox controllers to play it. But if you have all those things and three friends over, give it a shot.It’s a lot of fun.
Game Description: Sometimes death is a gateway. Get keys and solve puzzles to win. Winner of the 2013 IGDA Chicago Game Jam.
Game Link: http://forkit-chigamejam2013.herokuapp.com/