The Touch the Stars Game Jam Starts Now! $2k in Prizes!

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I was working on something for fun but I think I'll put it aside to try this since I still have some time left. I've never done a game jam before but I've always wanted to try one.
 

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The EULA appears to say you can freely use it as long as you credit "Moromaga", "Morokyu", or "Margaret".
So that means non commercial and commercial, as long as I credit?
 

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So that means non commercial and commercial, as long as I credit?
As far as I can tell. It doesn't seem to have any separation between commercial and non-commercial in the terms.
 

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Can I PLEASE use MV????!!! I already started my game :LZSteary:

I just notived it said MZ
 

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Question : i remember reading somewhere that its discouraged to share our game with the community before the judging and i can understand the reasons for that. However am i allowed to have a select few ppl (that happen to be part of the community) playtest the game for me or is that a no no?
 

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For my entry, I was thinking of doing a puzzle game in which a girl returns to her deceased grandpa's mansion to solve a mystery he left for her.

Her grandpa was an Astronomer and loved the stars in the sky, and at the end,
she looks through a telescope to see her father's favorite constellation in the sky as a sign that he's always watching over her.

Does this count for the "Reach the Stars" theme?
 

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Question : i remember reading somewhere that its discouraged to share our game with the community before the judging and i can understand the reasons for that. However am i allowed to have a select few ppl (that happen to be part of the community) playtest the game for me or is that a no no?
Yeah, go for it.
 

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I actually have a question about this. Will the judges be using computers that have dedicated GPUs?
 

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I actually have a question about this. Will the judges be using computers that have dedicated GPUs?
I would assume so. I will check but I'd be surprised if they didn't have a dedicated GPU.
 

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For my entry, I was thinking of doing a puzzle game in which a girl returns to her deceased grandpa's mansion to solve a mystery he left for her.

Her grandpa was an Astronomer and loved the stars in the sky, and at the end,
she looks through a telescope to see her father's favorite constellation in the sky as a sign that he's always watching over her.

Does this count for the "Reach the Stars" theme?
that would fit the theme for me.
 

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Ahh ..I'm almost late to the party...
Would I even be able to manage to make it within a fortnite ..hmm
 

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Ahh ..I'm almost late to the party...
Would I even be able to manage to make it within a fortnite ..hmm
Just try... Whats the worst that can happen? XD
 

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You know what, I should do that, :S
Now I'm trying to figure out a simple sub-story...
Yeah the way i see it is you can not try and regret it or try and the worst that can happen is you lose... Just like 90% percent of us but at least you Will have tried and are in good company xD
 

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I dunno if I'll make it...
I got so distracted making like 2 maps super pretty and now half the times gone lol.

I did finish a cutscene today at least... Just gotta add the busts, that aren't finished lol.
Also the cutscene is completely unecessary and I really should have spent that time on the actual plot and not just, MC borrows a horse.
 

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I dunno if I'll make it...
I got so distracted making like 2 maps super pretty and now half the times gone lol.

I did finish a cutscene today at least... Just gotta add the busts, that aren't finished lol.
Also the cutscene is completely unecessary and I really should have spent that time on the actual plot and not just, MC borrows a horse.
Take a deep breath and double down. You'll make it xD
 

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Uhg. I'm still pretty early in development, but I'm worried the game might end up being a bit to long. Maybe I'll make some Game Jam exclusive items that'll help the judges experince the game's story if they have trouble.

I dunno if I'll make it...
I got so distracted making like 2 maps super pretty and now half the times gone lol.
I don't have time to make super pretty maps so I'm focusing on simple and sleek.
 

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