March Break Game Jam

March Break Game Jam

The Live Finale

Thank you to all the student participants of the 2021 March Break Game Jam, and a special shoutout to @FakeUniforM for hosting our Live Finale!

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Awards and Honorable Mentions
PixelPAD's Choice
Nautical Twilight
Team: Pig in Bucket
David (16), Ryan (16),
Rowan (15), Tyler (16)
Vancouver, British Columbia.
Mentor's Choice
Super Monkey World 2D
Team: Selective Flames
Isaac (14), Henry (14),
and Barry (15)
Delta, British Columbia.
About the Jam

The PixelPAD March Break Game Jam is an online contest where solo developers and teams can hone and show off their game development skills by coding a game using Python in PixelPAD.

This is a FREE event for all students ages 13-18 across Canada!

A surprise theme was announced when the event began on March 11, 2021. Jam participants were challenged to develop a game related to the theme within 2 weeks using PixelPAD.

Here are some examples of what can be done with PixelPAD:

What to expect

Check out our quick tutorial videos to hit the ground running with PixelPAD.


Registration Deadline: 11:59pm PST on Wednesday, March 10, 2021
Game Jam Begins (Theme Announced): 2:00pm PST on Thursday, March 11, 2021
Game Submission Deadline: 11:59pm PST on Thursday, March 25, 2021
Awards Announced: Wednesday, March 31, 2021
Public’s Choice Award Announced: Friday, April 2, 2021

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