Announcing The Amaze Me Game Jam

Announcing The Amaze Me Game Jam

We are thrilled to be hosting the Amaze Me Game Jam in collaboration with Opera GX. This creative jam is your chance to win prize money and have your game promoted in the Opera GX Discord community of 290,000 members! Submissions are open from 18 - 21 June, giving you plenty of time to submit your game. We can’t wait to see what you create!

If you are just getting started with GMS2 head over to our GameMaker Tutorials page to start learning.


The theme of the Amaze Me Game Jam is NEON, which you’re free to explore in any way you can think of! The game can contain bright neon colors, take place in a neon-illuminated city, or anything else you dream of!


  • Games must be made with GameMaker Studio 2.
  • Games have to adhere to the theme.
  • Games must include their project files for verification.
  • Games cannot include themes deemed inappropriate for minors, such as drug use, sexual themes, brutal violence, disturbing visuals, etc.
  • Teams are allowed.
Public voting will begin on the jam page once the submission period has ended. The best-rated games will be promoted in Opera GX’s huge discord community!


First prize: $1500 USD
Second prize: $1000 USD
Third prize: $500 USD
+ featured on Opera GX Discord community and GMS2 Ultimate licences

To register for the Amaze Me Game Jam just head on over HERE!

Written by Ross Manthorp

Ross Manthorp handles all things community at the GameMaker team. When he’s not pulling the strings from behind the scenes he’s enjoying Nintendo games, indie games (mostly roguelikes) and getting overly emotional about cartoons and comics.