GAME JAM: SPRING 2020 MAR 12 - 14 Register Your Team!
About The TU CSE GameJam is a game jam series hosted by the CSE Department and Dr. Jon Denning and run by students at Taylor University.
A game jam is a short, fun, and intense party during which students get together to develop a video game from scratch. Regardless of major or
knowledge of programming, all TU students are invited to participate! The next GameJam is scheduled for 2020 March 12–14.
Teams! The list below shows each team along with its members and the name, summary, and a screenshot of their game.
Dynamix
Name The Yellow Wood
Description A small village sits nestled in the middle of a yellow wood, home to you, benevolent nature deity Robert Frost. As strange and malicious creatures of the forest attack, you summon and command the ghosts of ancient heroes to help you defend your home from ruin.
How To Play Click ghost icon (hot key B) then click to place a ghost in the trees. Collect mushrooms to purchase upgrades Click a ghost, then click UPGRADE to increase radius and damage of attacks. Press SPACE to use wind powers, click to place. Diverging winds push enemies out, converging winds pull enemies toward center. Toggle between diverging and converging winds by clicking on the arrow icons at the top. Keep enemies from reaching your town!
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Members:Patience, Imani, Brandan, Edric Yu, Jacob Bernard, Mary Newenhisen
Lucky
Name Golden Star
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Description Golden Star is a work in progress game featuring a ninja trying to rid the castle of an ancient spirit.
How To Play arrow keys > move
x > jump
z > shoot
Submission zip Download me
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Members:Owen Elliott, Ryan Costello
JayGee
Name PING
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Description Pong, but really stupid and four-player.
How To Play Have as many controllers plugged in as players--maximum of four, minimum of two--and go ham! You can't control which colour you are, but you can have a lot of fun.
Submission zip Download me
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Members:Joey
Squirtlit
Name Creepy Cube 1
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Description Joey needs to bring the torch on his head to the flag at the end so the glitching will stop. he shouldn't touch Grumpy (the red angry cube). unfortunately the software he was using wasn't so great and got hacked so he needs to be quick, or else he'll disintegrate. to get him more life he needs to eat salad. the hacker tires to distract Joey by opening popups.
How To Play Arrow keys to move. UP to jump. UP-Down to slam.
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Members:Samuel Denning
FroggyHopper42
Name Cyber Suck
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Description A single player platformer
How To Play Arrow keys to move, X to clip and more in the game!
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Members:Linus Denning
(don't sweat it)
Name MazeSoul
Description Maze soul is an eerie maze game where you are teleported beyond your wits.
How To Play WASD + Mouse w/ shift to sprint and ctr to crouch
Submission zip Download me
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Members:Jeff Jewett, Isaac Wickham
Filthy Casual
Name Divergent
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Description A race to the death!
How To Play Arrow keys to move!
Submission zip Download me
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Members:Ben
a_curious_amalgam
Name GONE NUTS
Description A squirrel. Trapped in a lab. Cruelly experimented on. You must collect your acorns and escape to the wild with only the power to DIVERGE.
How To Play Arrow keys to move
X to activate your power
Z to reset level
Submission zip Download me
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Members:Benjamin Ryker, Caitlin Gaff, Jessica Hofmeister