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The Game Jam Survival Guide by Christer Kaitila

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Submitting your game

Now that you've finished programming your game, and you've had some friends test it out on their computers to ensure your archive or installer works, you are ready to submit it to the Game Jam website.

This submissions process can take more time than you may expect. Planning to do this step in the final five minutes of a Jam will likely result in disaster. There's always much more to do than you expected.

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Things you will need to prepare prior to submitting your game

A fantastic, short, witty name.

An engaging, brief, positive written description.

Several attractive, action-packed screenshots.

A square thumbnail or icon image.

The URL to your game's distributable.

Attractive screenshots are absolutely essential to convince people ...

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