Limited Graphics Game Competition

TIA Software, who previously suggested a 100-games-in-one idea, are holding a $100 “Limited Graphics” GameMaker contest. The entrance criteria are as follows: Your game must only have 2 different colors in it. (your game may have different shades in the 2 colors you choose) Your game must be made of basic shapes (triangle, square, rectangle, circle, etc). If you want, you may have stick figures as characters. Your game must be made for this competition. Read more…


iWanna Contest

Flash game website iWanna Play is holding its first game making contest for budding indie game developers. The theme of the competition is “opposites” but other than that you are free to do as you wish, providing the game has been made specifically for entering into the contest. Prizes total just $23 and the deadline is July 23.


YoYo announce second competition

YoYo Games have announced the details of their second Game Maker competition. Prizes still total $1750 but this time the theme is ‘Ancient Civilisation’. I guess we can expect to see lots of Egyptian pyramids then….. ‘Ancient Civilisation’ is quite vague so leaves a wide scope but I expect we will see one or two civilisations dominating the entries. There are 85 development days as of now. Looks like they’ve been listening to some of Read more…