Here's a list of resources for you if you're looking for some help or inspiration. There's plenty of other options too, so use whatever works best for you and your idea.

If you're unsure or need some guidance, feel free to reach out on Twitter or ask in the chat.

General Resources

Engines, Frameworks and a Few Total Packages

Total Packages


JavaScript & HTML5

Other Languages


IDEs and Code Editors

Tile Maps



Adding audio to your game helps tremendously, so do it!

Have a resource you'd like added to the list? Just let us know!

Awesome Game Jam Keynotes

Global Game Jam 2011 Keynote by Keita Takahashi

7DFPS 2012 Keynote

Other Game Jams