Visiting LA led to a lot of hanging out with friends at Glitch City, a really cool coworking space a bunch of indie developers have in Culver City.
Talking with Ben about Unity is and how cool but dangerous some features are since they make your game totally look like they’re made in Unity we came up with the idea of doing a short game jam based around only using Unity: all your assets and game logic must come from free stuff available in the built-in Asset Store.
We both started with the standard Car Racing demo as a starting point. Two hours later, the results were two completely different “games”:
Noah Hard Skull Ark by Ben Esposito:
Stop it Space Man by Fernando Ramallo:
We hope to repeat this with more people, since they were crazy fun to make.
You can play the games on Kongregate by clicking on the screenshots.