Three times a year, developers from around the world get together (online) and make games in a 48 game jam called Ludum Dare. This December, RunJumpDev members got together at Kre8Now Makerspace in Lexington, KY (as well as some remote attendees) to make games. There are two categories for Ludum Dare titles: compo and jam. In […]Continue Reading... No Comments.
After a solid showing this Ludum Dare, we have three fantastic games from Lexington based developers. Ludum Dare is an international game jam that takes place three times a year, in the Spring, Fall, and Winter. This jam, the 35th, had the theme “Shapeshifter.” Ludum Dare is categorized in two separate competitions: Jam and Compo. […]Continue Reading... No Comments.
Ludum Dare 35 is upon us and we are hosting another real world jam location for this game jam event. What is a game jam? A game jam is a game creation event. There are game jams on trains, in castles, and on boats, but the most common form of game jam is one where […]Continue Reading... No Comments.
This month members of RunJumpDev got involved in making games for the Ludum Dare game jam. Ludum Dare is a international game jam that takes place three times a year where participants are given a theme and 48 hours to create a game. This jam’s theme was a two parter — two buttons & growing. […]Continue Reading... No Comments.
RunJumpDev – Ludum Dare 34 is an event where participants come together over a weekend and build new games. Everyone is given a common theme or constraint and the fun is seeing the different, creative directions that people take the idea. In the beginning people pitch game ideas and teams are formed. The teams then build […]Continue Reading... No Comments.
This week at the offices of Super Soul at Black and Williams Center RunJumpDev set up a Ludum Dare jam site. We had five total games from a variety of amateur developers constructed over the 2 days of the compo and the three days of the jam. Ludum Dare is a recurring international game development […]Continue Reading... No Comments.
For this December’s Ludum Dare, RunJumpDev only had one entry: Richie Hoagland’s Peter Padder Pauleypop. The game has been featured on Warp Door and Killscreen. Peter Padder Pauleypop is a love poem to SNES Final Fantasy games, a simple game that has received rave reviews from players on the Ludum Dare site for being “so pretty it’s making me angry,” […]Continue Reading... No Comments.
For this year’s Ludum Dare, we had several game designers get together at Awesome Inc and create a wide variety of interesting games. Participants in Ludum Dare can vote on different entries, and once results are in we’ll be putting up any significant scores from those results. For now, here’s the contributions from people who […]Continue Reading... No Comments.
When: August 22-25 Where: 348 E Main St, Lexington, KY 4050 What Time: 7:30pm How Much: FREE Parking: Free Street Parking Ludum Dare 30 is happening! Before the event, feel free to vote on a possible theme at the Ludum Dare site. This is not necessary for event attendance, but it’ll give you an idea of possible themes. There are two […]Continue Reading... No Comments.
Monday nights, 6PM, at Awesome Inc., we meet up to expose ourselves to indie games. C’mon out and look at how small game designers are pushing the medium, or bring something we can play! Today’s game included Sanctuary, Gods Will Be Watching,Continue Reading... No Comments.