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
Illuminated Manuscript TTRPG Jam May 31, 2022 at 09:00 PM July 14, 2022 at 09:00 PM Yuri Runnel #illuminatedttrpgjam
Apocalypse Keys Jam September 13, 2022 at 10:00 AM October 12, 2022 at 10:00 AM Rae Nedjadi, Jon East #apocalypsekeysjam
Weekly Game Jam - Week 274 October 08, 2022 at 12:00 AM October 14, 2022 at 12:00 AM Weekly Game Jam #WeeklyGameJam
Brave Jam September 08, 2022 at 10:00 AM October 14, 2022 at 10:00 AM Roll 4 Tarrasque  
System Fictional Game Jam September 14, 2022 at 06:00 AM October 15, 2022 at 06:00 AM David H. K. Jackson, Rhea, W.H. Arthur #SystemFictional
Multiplayer Game Jam by Global Game Jam and Photon September 16, 2022 at 04:00 PM October 16, 2022 at 04:00 PM Global Game Jam, Photon Engine #MultiplayerGGJ
AAU Jam - Fall 2022 October 14, 2022 at 09:00 PM October 16, 2022 at 09:00 PM Mikill, Katzefuchs, Gaindeez  
Four Points TTRPG Jam 2 August 31, 2022 at 10:00 PM October 19, 2022 at 10:00 PM Penflower Ink #FourPointsRPGJam2
Weekly Game Jam - Week 275 October 15, 2022 at 12:00 AM October 21, 2022 at 12:00 AM Weekly Game Jam #WeeklyGameJam
Monthly Duality Jam: IDEAL vs The Real October 14, 2022 at 05:00 AM October 22, 2022 at 05:00 AM Lux Maxima #monthlydualityjam
Doing Evil for Good, Games for Kids in Need Bundle October 04, 2022 at 03:00 PM October 22, 2022 at 03:00 PM Bandit Camp #evilforgood
Game Master's Jam Extended (Summer 22) June 30, 2022 at 11:00 PM October 23, 2022 at 11:00 PM Haruhi Edelweiss #GMjam
FIST: JAM OPS II September 19, 2022 at 05:00 AM October 24, 2022 at 05:00 AM CLAYMORE  
Permafrost Jam - Autunno 2022 October 07, 2022 at 05:00 PM October 24, 2022 at 05:00 PM Mammut RPG  
SPOOKY TTRPG JAM August 01, 2022 at 08:48 PM October 25, 2022 at 08:48 PM SolariaWriting, 8bitLogik #SpookyJam
Cosmic Horrors Jam October 13, 2022 at 07:00 AM October 27, 2022 at 07:00 AM dungeon #cosmichorrorsjam
TROIKTOBERFEST! October 01, 2022 at 11:00 AM October 27, 2022 at 11:00 AM Disaster Tourism #TROIKTOBERFEST!
Karth Jam September 25, 2022 at 06:12 PM October 27, 2022 at 06:12 PM Silverarm #karthjam
Weekly Game Jam - Week 276 October 22, 2022 at 12:00 AM October 28, 2022 at 12:00 AM Weekly Game Jam #WeeklyGameJam
Bookmark Microgame-jam 2022 September 30, 2022 at 04:00 PM October 28, 2022 at 04:00 PM Sparuh #bmgj
FAU JAM #1 October 28, 2022 at 10:00 AM October 29, 2022 at 10:00 AM June, VGDevFAU UChile #FAUJAM
One Game a Month #17 October 02, 2022 at 11:00 PM October 29, 2022 at 11:00 PM sneeky_09 #OGAM
Second Guess System Jam 2022 September 23, 2022 at 07:27 PM October 30, 2022 at 07:27 PM Gamenomicon  
Critical-Creative Philosophy February 28, 2022 at 11:00 PM October 30, 2022 at 11:00 PM incorrigible #critcreaphil
Terence Walsh Memorial Jam October 05, 2022 at 01:59 AM October 31, 2022 at 01:59 AM Micah Anderson #whoisterencewalsh
Caltrop Jam 3: The Anniversary October 10, 2022 at 04:00 AM October 31, 2022 at 04:00 AM titanomachyRPG  
Penned to Good Society Jam October 01, 2022 at 04:00 AM October 31, 2022 at 04:00 AM fiercefully #PTGSJam
Bot-tober 2022: Cool Robot Jam October 01, 2022 at 04:00 AM October 31, 2022 at 04:00 AM Kay Marlow Allen  
Spoopy Jam 4: Back From Heck October 28, 2022 at 05:00 AM October 31, 2022 at 05:00 AM charles_rho #spoopyjam4
Fae Jam 2022 August 01, 2022 at 06:00 AM October 31, 2022 at 06:00 AM Eliot Silvarian #FaeJam2022
BELOW DWELLING SEWER MUTANTS OCTOBER OOZEFEST October 03, 2022 at 06:00 AM October 31, 2022 at 06:00 AM NeonRot #BDSMJAM
Tales From The Void: A Liminal Horror Jam September 05, 2022 at 07:00 AM October 31, 2022 at 07:00 AM Goblin Archives #talesfromthevoid
Vexes & Hexes October 01, 2022 at 07:00 AM October 31, 2022 at 07:00 AM 500poundsofnothing  
Dash Jam September 02, 2022 at 12:27 PM October 31, 2022 at 12:27 PM Fari RPGs (René-Pier Deshaies) #DashJam
Apocalypse Jam October 21, 2022 at 01:00 PM October 31, 2022 at 01:00 PM Bismod  
In Search Of Adventure September 22, 2022 at 11:00 PM October 31, 2022 at 11:00 PM Chris Bissette  
Paranormal Inc. Mystery Jam! September 01, 2022 at 04:00 AM November 01, 2022 at 04:00 AM Alicia Furness  
RPG-Talk Jam: Ritual September 14, 2022 at 04:00 AM November 01, 2022 at 04:00 AM RPG Talk #rpgtalkgamejam
Viditya's Birthday Goblin Game Jam! October 12, 2022 at 04:00 AM November 01, 2022 at 04:00 AM Viditya Voleti #vidityajam
Locus Jam! August 01, 2022 at 06:00 AM November 01, 2022 at 06:00 AM CobblePath Games #LocusJam
Jolly Roger JAM: Edición Halloween October 01, 2022 at 11:00 AM November 01, 2022 at 11:00 AM Cilindro Cubico, kapithan #jrj2halloween
Mega Monster Jam 1 October 04, 2022 at 12:00 PM November 01, 2022 at 12:00 PM Zargo Games #MegaMonsterJam
Mini Monster Jam 3 October 04, 2022 at 12:00 PM November 01, 2022 at 12:00 PM Zargo Games #MiniMonsterJam3
Crossword Dungeon Jam February 22, 2022 at 07:16 AM November 02, 2022 at 07:16 AM Molomoot #CrosswordDungeon
#1JAM Nham Nham October 02, 2022 at 10:00 AM November 02, 2022 at 10:00 AM Jamtastic #1JAM
Indiepocalypse Issue #35 (Paying Anthology) October 07, 2022 at 01:03 AM November 03, 2022 at 01:03 AM PIZZAPRANKS #Indiepocalypse
Weekly Game Jam - Week 277 October 29, 2022 at 12:00 AM November 04, 2022 at 12:00 AM Weekly Game Jam #WeeklyGameJam
Fall Term Beaver Game Jam November 06, 2022 at 02:00 AM November 07, 2022 at 02:00 AM CoffeeFox79 #VGDCFallGameJam
Weekly Game Jam - Week 278 November 05, 2022 at 12:00 AM November 11, 2022 at 12:00 AM Weekly Game Jam #WeeklyGameJam
DURF Jam 2022 October 11, 2022 at 10:00 AM November 11, 2022 at 10:00 AM Emiel Boven #DURFjam

Last updated: February 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.