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Sacrifice

All important things requires sacrifices.
Inspiring words written by the original submitter
Sacrifice is the theme for the 23rd gm(48)

The community finds the theme for the 23rd gm(48) through two rounds:

  1. The first round, which runs from 1st July to 8th July, you can suggest up to 3 themes as well as vote for any theme.
  2. The second round, which runs from 8th July to 15th July, you can't suggest any themes, and you can only vote for the 10 themes selected from the 6 best themes, 2 funniest and 2 most controversial of the first round.

To help organize the rounds and encourage discussion, there will be a stickied post on /r/GameMaker for each of the rounds. The theme for the 23rd gm(48) will be announced on this page, the home page, /r/GameMaker and Twitter (via @tehwave ) when the game jam starts.

The previous gm(48) themes were Castles, Parallel Worlds, Create, Lost, Colorless, Permadeath, Evolution, Minimal, One Minute, Guns that don't shoot Bullets, Stealth, You are the Enemy, Death is Useful, Top Down _____., Endless, Environment as a Weapon, Escape, Space, Only One Level, Risk & Reward, One Health, Descend, Sacrifice, One Shot, One Tool, Many Uses, Helpful But Harmful, Countdown and Companion.

gm(48) 1st Theme – 1st Round 2nd Theme – 2nd Round Starts Ends Results
23rd Jul 1 Jul 1, 2017 Jul 8 Jul 8, 2017 Jul 15 Jul 15, 2017 Jul 17 Jul 17, 2017 Jul 31 Jul 31, 2017
The scheduled time for start and end is 00:00 GMT±0. The dates are subject to change. The countdown timers are not synchronized, and may be inaccurate.

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