Physical Game Jams

This listing includes all itch.io jams which accept physical games, including board games, card games, and roleplaying games. It is updated weekly. Entries are sorted by end date. If you see errors, please email me.

Name Start Date Due Date Host(s) Hashtag
International competition/Concours international CI-UJM May 26, 2022 at 11:00 AM December 04, 2022 at 11:00 AM UniversiteJeuneMusicienUL  
#NaGaDeMon 2022 November 01, 2022 at 04:00 AM December 07, 2022 at 04:00 AM Seamus Conneely, Tanya Floaker #NaGaDeMon
Duality TTRPG Jam #12 [End] December 04, 2022 at 07:00 AM December 10, 2022 at 07:00 AM Lux Maxima #duality12
Game Jam! with Gæmz!! and MOTKY!!! December 09, 2022 at 06:00 PM December 11, 2022 at 06:00 PM Nomi #gaemzmotkyjam
OPR Writing Jam #6 December 09, 2022 at 08:00 PM December 11, 2022 at 08:00 PM onepagerules #oprwj6
Thinky games are for everyone November 26, 2022 at 12:00 AM December 12, 2022 at 12:00 AM Astra Games #thinky4every1
The designers' famous invasion of itch.io December 02, 2022 at 04:00 PM December 12, 2022 at 04:00 PM Antonio Amato #buzzati2022
Low Code Game Jam (GNOJ#7) November 14, 2022 at 01:00 PM December 14, 2022 at 01:00 PM Games Now! #gnoj7
Thálassa Jam October 31, 2022 at 11:00 PM December 14, 2022 at 11:00 PM Zotiquest Games #thalassajam
THALASSOPHOBIA GAME JAM November 07, 2022 at 05:00 PM December 17, 2022 at 05:00 PM DECENT TREATMENT #thalassophobiajam
D&D But Better Jam December 10, 2022 at 07:00 AM December 18, 2022 at 07:00 AM Lux Maxima #D&DButBetterJam
Secret Santa Game Jam by GOATSNAX - 2022 December 10, 2022 at 06:00 AM December 24, 2022 at 06:00 AM snaxmcgee #G3SG
Sumerian house plan dungeon jam April 05, 2022 at 12:47 PM December 30, 2022 at 12:47 PM Long Tail Games  
One Game a Month #18 December 01, 2022 at 04:00 PM December 30, 2022 at 04:00 PM sneeky_09 #OGAM
Scissors and glue TTRPG jam - Issue 2!!! October 31, 2022 at 11:00 PM December 30, 2022 at 11:00 PM IKO, Wren The Forrester, JimmyShelter, Armanda, NeonRelic (Archaeomancer)  
Heroes of Adventure TTRPG Game Jam December 01, 2022 at 12:00 AM December 31, 2022 at 12:00 AM Nameless Designer  
Fallen Jam October 01, 2022 at 04:00 AM December 31, 2022 at 04:00 AM Perplexing Ruins  
Syllabus Jam 2021 January 01, 2021 at 01:00 PM December 31, 2022 at 01:00 PM Thriftomancer #SyllabusJam
Tally-Ho Corner's Zoological Game Jam September 10, 2022 at 01:20 PM December 31, 2022 at 01:20 PM Tally-Ho Corner  
CERAMIC Strict Jam 2022 July 31, 2022 at 11:00 PM December 31, 2022 at 11:00 PM Randomless Renaissance #ceramicjam2022
Cthulhu Dark Italia Jam 2022 August 22, 2022 at 05:00 AM January 01, 2023 at 05:00 AM Geecko on the Wall, Antonio Amato #cthulhudarkitaliajam2022
Game Devcember 2022 December 01, 2022 at 05:00 AM January 01, 2023 at 05:00 AM Kiptoke #gameDevcember
DOS Games End of the Year Jam 2022 November 23, 2022 at 05:00 AM January 01, 2023 at 05:00 AM Michael Klamerus  
Time To Dropcember December 01, 2022 at 05:00 AM January 01, 2023 at 05:00 AM Marn S. #TTDecember
TTRPG Accessibility Drive 2022! April 01, 2022 at 11:00 AM January 01, 2023 at 11:00 AM tim zee #ttrpgaccessibilitydrive
Friday the 13th Ringling Game Jam January 13, 2023 at 05:00 AM January 15, 2023 at 05:00 AM Ringling College Game Art  
Permafrost Jam - Inverno 2023 January 06, 2023 at 07:00 PM January 23, 2023 at 07:00 PM Mammut RPG #permafrostjam
Exploring Dungeons Dungeon Jam! November 25, 2022 at 06:00 AM January 31, 2023 at 06:00 AM Bear Wizard #exploringdungeons
THE DAILY ERRANT for FRONTIER SCUM November 30, 2022 at 07:00 AM January 31, 2023 at 07:00 AM Neural_noise #FrontierScum
Gaming Like It's 1927 January 01, 2023 at 08:00 AM January 31, 2023 at 08:00 AM Randy Lubin, Copia Gaming #1927GameJam
Anamnesis Jam November 01, 2022 at 11:00 AM January 31, 2023 at 11:00 AM Blinking Birch Games #AnamnesisJam
Indiepocalypse BONUS Issue #2 - Book of Rejects September 29, 2020 at 07:07 AM February 03, 2023 at 07:07 AM PIZZAPRANKS  
Loose Playbooks Jam January 13, 2023 at 05:00 AM February 13, 2023 at 05:00 AM Courtney #looseplaybooks
Winter Has Come Mausritter Game Jam November 14, 2022 at 08:00 AM February 14, 2023 at 08:00 AM ManaRampMatt Productions #MerryMausritterMas
One Page Derelict Jam 2023 December 21, 2022 at 07:00 AM March 21, 2023 at 07:00 AM Zotiquest Games #onepagederelict
The TTRPG SRD Jam 2022 September 12, 2022 at 11:00 PM March 31, 2023 at 11:00 PM Atomic Lexi #srd2022
Permafrost Jam - Primavera 2023 April 07, 2023 at 10:00 AM April 24, 2023 at 10:00 AM Mammut RPG #permafrostjam
Permafrost Jam - Estate 2023 July 07, 2023 at 10:00 AM July 24, 2023 at 10:00 AM Mammut RPG #permafrostjam
Adventure Gamebook Jam July 01, 2020 at 06:00 AM July 31, 2023 at 06:00 AM Sophie Houlden #GamebookJam
July Sixth Park Dinojam 2 July 06, 2023 at 07:00 AM August 07, 2023 at 07:00 AM Chubby Crow Games #J6Dinojam
Permafrost Jam - Autunno 2023 October 06, 2023 at 10:00 AM October 23, 2023 at 10:00 AM Mammut RPG #permafrostjam

This list is semi-automatically generated by a bunch of Python code. The code repo is here.

Much thanks to Emmy Verte, who inspired this project and who gave me gracious permission to pick up the torch.