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A Game By Its Cover jam offers Famicase fun

a game by its cover

Last month, this year’s ‘A Game By Its Cover’ game jam invited designers to make games based off of fictional NES cartridge artwork. The covers themselves come from the annual Famicase exhibition, where Japanese game store Meteor asks artists from around the world for submissions. Its a fun project in itself, and you can mosey around the entries for 2017 here. If you prefer to do your moseying in video game form, you can play any of the 128 entries for the 2017 jam here.

It’s hard to know what might be worth your time from such a vast collection, so I’ve had a little poke around at what’s on offer.

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