Most Funny

Tuna fist sandwich
Fish with legs.
Escalation
Replication
Nothin' But Boss Battles

Countdown

The clock is ticking... Anything may happen when the countdown reaches 0.
Inspiring words written by the original submitter
Countdown is the theme for the 27th gm(48)

The community finds the theme for the 27th gm(48) through two rounds:

  1. The first round, which runs from 7th July to 14th July, you can suggest up to 3 themes as well as vote for any theme.
  2. The second round, which runs from 14th July to 21st 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 27th 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
27th Jul 7 Jul 7, 2018 Jul 14 Jul 14, 2018 Jul 21 Jul 21, 2018 Jul 23 Jul 23, 2018 Aug 6 Aug 6, 2018
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.

Most Controversial

Evolution
Epic Minimalism
Don't touch the ground
Time Travel
Dreams & Nightmares