Physical Game Jams

This listing includes all itch.io jams which explicitly accept physical games, including board games, card games, and roleplaying games. It is updated daily. Entries are sorted by end date by default, but you can click on any column header to sort by that column. If you see errors, please email me.

Name Start Date End Date Host(s) Hashtag
Nokia Art Jam 2 March 31, 2024 at 12:00 AM May 30, 2024 at 12:00 AM Polyducks #NokiaArtJam
Tiny Library: CCG Jam #1 (adventure seeds) April 30, 2024 at 02:00 PM May 30, 2024 at 02:00 PM Long Tail Games  
One Game a Month #35 May 01, 2024 at 03:00 PM May 30, 2024 at 03:00 PM sneeky_09  
Shit Or Get Off the Pot: A Solo Game Jam May 01, 2024 at 04:00 AM May 31, 2024 at 04:00 AM Courtney, FlowerMouse #ShittingOutSoloGames
LARP Zine Jam April 05, 2024 at 04:00 AM May 31, 2024 at 04:00 AM Metaparadox #LARPZineJam
🔥 Fuck Capitalism Jam 2024 🔥 May 01, 2024 at 10:00 AM May 31, 2024 at 10:00 AM FxckCapitalism #BeyondCapitalism
Ultimate Elite Bundle Submissions May 22, 2024 at 02:19 PM May 31, 2024 at 02:19 PM -X-ScornGames  
Lost, Broken, Unplayable~ April 26, 2024 at 04:00 AM June 01, 2024 at 04:00 AM snow #unplayable
Noun Borg Get Rich Quick Jam April 02, 2024 at 04:59 AM June 01, 2024 at 04:59 AM Rugose Kohn, Urizenic, Karl Druid, mcglintlock #nounborg
TRANS ORACULAR JAM May 01, 2024 at 07:00 AM June 01, 2024 at 07:00 AM stargazersasha, M. Campbell #transoracular
BiG Byte Game Jam 2024 May 04, 2024 at 12:30 AM June 02, 2024 at 12:30 AM Black In Gaming, Melanated Game Kitchen #bigbytegamejam
Indie City Jams #007 - PROTOJAM June 02, 2024 at 05:30 PM June 02, 2024 at 05:30 PM Indie City Games  
The ELECTRIC Zine Jam MINI! Spring jam! April 01, 2024 at 12:00 AM June 05, 2024 at 12:00 AM MyDogStoleMyLiver #Springzinejam2024
Indie NASA TTRPG Adventures March 06, 2024 at 05:00 AM June 05, 2024 at 05:00 AM Inumo  
Indiepocalypse Issue #55 (Paying Anthology) May 03, 2024 at 03:37 AM June 06, 2024 at 03:37 AM PIZZAPRANKS #Indiepocalypse
AccessJam 2024 May 18, 2024 at 02:00 PM June 18, 2024 at 02:00 PM Accessibility Unlocked #accessjam2024
Spring Cleaning Jam March 20, 2024 at 03:06 AM June 20, 2024 at 03:06 AM Xander Hinners  
Games Transformed 2024 - No War But Class War May 31, 2024 at 11:00 PM June 21, 2024 at 11:00 PM Games Transformed, Game Assist  
One Game a Month #36 June 01, 2024 at 03:00 PM June 29, 2024 at 03:00 PM sneeky_09 #OGAM
Remixable Foresight Games May 01, 2024 at 07:00 AM June 30, 2024 at 07:00 AM Randy Lubin  
Ludum Praxi June 16, 2024 at 07:00 AM July 01, 2024 at 07:00 AM Beth and Angel Make Games  
Sci-Fi One-Shot Jam 2024 May 03, 2024 at 04:00 PM July 01, 2024 at 04:00 PM Staggered Amusement Machine  
Bluebeard Jam June 10, 2024 at 04:00 AM July 10, 2024 at 04:00 AM catsket  
Pizza Jam (✨Pizza Prize!✨) July 05, 2024 at 06:00 PM July 14, 2024 at 06:00 PM ComputerJames #PizzaJam
MechJam V July 04, 2024 at 07:00 AM July 18, 2024 at 07:00 AM dungeon #mechjam
Permafrost Jam - Estate 2024 July 05, 2024 at 10:00 AM July 22, 2024 at 10:00 AM Mammut RPG #permafrostjam
Songs and Sagas Game Jam May 21, 2024 at 04:00 AM July 23, 2024 at 04:00 AM Fari RPGs (René-Pier Deshaies) #SongsAndSagasJam
Indie TTRPG Generator Game Jam March 21, 2024 at 11:43 PM August 03, 2024 at 11:43 PM Lucky Newt Games #IndieTTRPGgen
Barkeep Jam June 14, 2024 at 10:00 AM August 14, 2024 at 10:00 AM Prismatic Wasteland  
Liminal Horror Twisted Classics Jam May 14, 2024 at 07:00 AM August 15, 2024 at 07:00 AM Goblin Archives  
OPR Writing Jam #11 August 16, 2024 at 07:00 PM August 18, 2024 at 07:00 PM onepagerules #oprwj11
Trans Representation Jam 24 June 21, 2024 at 10:00 PM August 25, 2024 at 10:00 PM Hatoge, sleepyboydev #transrepjam
Bring Our Your Ghost August 18, 2024 at 04:00 AM September 09, 2024 at 04:00 AM manonamora, sophiades, Lapin Lunaire Games, Autumn Chen #boygjam
Make Up A Guy Jam May 10, 2024 at 04:00 AM September 10, 2024 at 04:00 AM swanchime  
The Post-Weird Dream Jam March 31, 2024 at 11:00 PM October 31, 2024 at 11:00 PM Lichen Arrowsmith  
Yuri Game Jam 2024 September 30, 2024 at 11:00 PM December 01, 2024 at 11:00 PM sabrina_tvband #yurijam2024
Forever Open Source 2024 January 01, 2024 at 05:00 AM December 31, 2024 at 05:00 AM Rev Casey #ForeverOpen
Crust Jam 2025 March 31, 2025 at 11:00 PM April 09, 2025 at 11:00 PM PotaJoe #CJ25
#RPGenesis 2026 August 01, 2026 at 11:00 PM August 08, 2026 at 11:00 PM dreamup, Lady Entropy  
Sherlock Holmes Is Public Domain Now January 01, 2023 at 05:00 AM July 11, 2028 at 05:00 AM slugzuki #sherlockpublicdomain

Last updated: May 27, 2024.

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.