What is js13kGames?
This year’s details
The event kicks off on August 13 when the theme is announced. From there, participants have one month to build a game inspired by the theme—but there’s a catch. All submissions are limited to just 13 kilobytes after minification and compression.
It’s dangerous to go alone—take this
Not sure how to get started? These hints and tips on how to make the most of 13 kilobytes and this collection of resources should help you start your 13 kilobyte masterpiece. Want a more hands-on approach? Get right to it with these tutorials:
- How to make a text game with HTML5
- How to write a game in under 13 kb while taking care of a baby
- Build a tiny platformer
Did you know? We were thrilled that you created almost 300 games with last year’s theme “offline”. <3
274 open source games, featuring:
· Shoot ‘em ups 💥🎯
· Fast-paced platformers 🏃💨
· Space exploration sims 🚀✨
— GitHub (@github) October 5, 2018