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In just six weeks, our participants coded, designed, & produced their very first game during the Pixelles Game Incubator. Play them, be inspired, and encourage someone you know to make games.

Currently showing 77 games made by wonderful people!

pgi5-just got paidKemba Mitchell – Just got paid!!!!

This is as a slightly fictitious, overly dramatic story … YOUR story as young adult facing everyday trials and tribulations with becoming employed and in turn facing real life responsibilities with financial choices.

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pgi5-ashAnne-Laure de Lacvivier – ASH

Pour une mystérieuse raison vous souhaitez empêcher Ash de partir. Un lien fort vous unis. Elle vous a pourtant laissé seul.

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pgi5-reflexionFlore Jeanneau – Reflexion

Vous êtes un petit verre poli échouée sur une île, a la recherche de rien en particulier vous allez trouver quelque chose de spécial.

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pgi5- don’t fall offMarie-Christine Beauvais – Don’t fall off !

Une fille souhaite trouver un arbre très spécial poussant uniquement dans les airs… Il fpaut l’aider à atteindre son but ! Utilise les flèches directionnelles ou les boutons A, S, D et W afin de déplacer la jeune fille et utilise la barre espace pour sauter. Fais attention de ne pas tomber !

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pgi5 - Bienvenue à RobertvilleAmélie Dumont – Bienvenue à Robertville

(Jeu narratif.) Vous êtes le maire du village. On raconte que vous avez un problème d’accumulation compulsive. On raconte même que vous avez laissé votre chat prendre les commandes. L’ambiance s’empoisonne. Explorez votre village et écoutez aux portes pour en savoir plus. Parviendrez-vous à éviter le pire ?

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pgi5- hand 2Ines Barek – Hand 2

Psychedelic lo-fi vaporwave arcade game where you will have to prove your dancing skills with animated puppets! Make sure to give a great show! And don’t forget to cry….

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pgi5 -labyrinthe intérieurCharlène Gueneau – Le labyrinthe intérieur

Perdu dans un labyrinthe qui vous semble étrangement familier, vous devrez apprendre à dompter votre peur et ainsi, retrouvez la clé qui vous permettra de sortir. Respirez un bon coup et souvenez-vous : tout va bien se passer !

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Yaxi Zhao – Help the drunk blue ball

Help the drunk blue ball The blue ball is drunk and he couldn’t help bouncing around at home. If he goes out he will be hit by birds. His roof is missing and your platform is his only protection!

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pgi5 - My sword is too heavy!Clothilde Gaudet – My sword is too heavy!

This knight, like any other knight out there, has a reaaally cool sword. Problem is, it’s too heavy to move around with! Not that it’s going to stop them, though.

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pgi5 -Marie ManifMaryse Conti – Marie Manif

Vous pourrez incarner une manifestante qui va tenter d’échapper aux mots «austérité» lancés du ciel par un Philippe Couillard géant. Entre chaque «chapitre» du jeu, des parchemins apparaissent et présentent des parcours de femmes d’exception.

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pgi5 - Lynx's FantasyMaude Roussin – Lynx’s Fantasy

La vie en captivité peut sembler bien morose. Tous les jours, c’est la même chose. Pourtant, Sanna réussit toujours à s’évader, à vivre des fantaisies extraordinaires. Peut-être que pour les visiteurs du Biodôme, la jeune lynx ne fait que dormir, mais c’est en fait bien plus que cela. Émerveillée par tout ce qui l’entoure, Sanna se laisse bercer par son imagination dans des contrées lointaines où tout est possible. Pourquoi passer toutes ses journées au même endroit quand on peut s’évader aussi facilement dans des lieux hors de l’ordinaire qu’aucun autre lynx n’a eu l’occasion d’explorer auparavant? Cependant, elle devra prendre garde à ne pas se réveiller si elle souhaite vivre ses aventures jusqu’à la fin…

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pgi5 - MurphyMaïa Zeidan – Murphy

Murphy est une petite créature qui vit cachée chez chacun d’entre nous. A travers ce point and click aide le à mettre le chaos dans la maison.

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pgi5 - Treasure HunterArmelle Newton – Treasure Hunter Cypher

Saoirse Elkin est une femme étrange dans son village Viking. Shielmaiden, qui manie les armes et fait preuve d’un courage hors du commun, fascinée par les légendes et les contes. Très intelligente et astucieuse, elle aime aussi passer son temps à chasser dans la foret. Un jour alors qu’elle est partie à la chasse, une malédiction s’abat sur son village. Elle se rentre pour trouver tout son village figé dans les glace. Son père adoptif et même les flammes sont figé dans la forge. Une voix lui dit alors : Saoirse la rage des dieux, s’est abattue sur ton village. Quelqu’un à ouvert le coffre des symboles sacrés et ceux ci se sont échappés. Saoirse décide donc d’aller à la montagne des dieux pour essayer de lever la malédiction.

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pgi5 - Marshmallow KnightAnouck Belthoise – Marshmallow Knight

Jeu de combat player VS player en 2D. Affrontez votre adversaire dans un combat épique pour devenir le chevalier marshmallow ultime !
Quand vous coupez votre adversaire en l’attaquant, il rétrécie et vous grossissez, et vice versa. Attention au feu, les marshmallows peuvent fondent…

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pgi 5- Jerry : The Last Mini UnicornGabrielle Regnier – Jerry : The Last Mini Unicorn

Jerry: TLMU est un plateformer 2D de type pixel art rétro créé à l’aide de Photoshop et Unity. C’est une courte aventure ou vous contrôler une mini-licorne qui doit traverser un envionnement hostile pour libérer ses amis et sauver son cheval de bois favori.

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pgi5 - Metal BookerMargot Blanchard – Metal Booker

Metal Booker est une simulation narrative d’une organisation de concerts de metal au point-and-click avec un ton humoristique et léger. Réussirez-vous à organiser votre premier concert ?

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pgi5 - Wicked CandyMarie-Claude Richer – Wicked Candy

Jeu de slingshot où le joueur bombarde de bonbons de vilaines sorcières.

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pgi5 - NOOTChris Nix – NOOT

My Game is about a little character running around and being chased by strange copies of himself! there are collectables to find but for the moment thay dont result in any ‘win’. Its the start of an adventure game with hopefully lots more to come.

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pgi5 - Go Go BuddyHsu Ling- Go Go Buddy

Use arrow keys to control Buddy. Finish all the meat and go to next level. Have Fun !

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pgi4-samSamantha McBeth – Lights Out!

For hatchling sea turtles, artificial light is a killer. Instinct drives them from their nests on beaches towards the brightest horizon, ideally the waterline on an undeveloped coast.

But the bright lights of coastal development—streetlamps, illuminated parking lots, and buildings—can lure newly-hatched baby turtles towards artificial light sources. As hatchlings turn away from the sea to cross into streets and parking lots, they are invariably killed. Shut the lights, save the turtles!

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pgi4-melanieMelanie Pasztor – Queen of the Rink

Top-down game based on roller derby.
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pgi4-roxanneRoxanne Baril-Bédard – Astral Crystal

Our day and age needs heroines to change the world for the better. Battles between the forces of social justice and the forces of patriarchy happen everyday, and the forces of oppression seem like they will never yield. The time has come for your destiny to manifest! Reify your true potential!

pgi4-graceGrace An – Get Ready With Me

“Get Ready With Me” is a trendy dress-up game!
Take a look at Grace’s closet and her favourite essential pieces to get inspired to dress up for your day!!​

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pgi4-noeulNoeul Kang – The Bad Cattrip

Cat is sick of working in its corporate prison called “work”. Cat turns into a emotionless machine there but its Friday, and Cat is fi-nally home in its comfy and safe bed. Screw going out to crowded, expensive bars filled with horny creatures shoving you as they grind and take selfies! Cat has some old LSD it found lying around…Why not accompany Cat on its LSD adventure?

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pgi4-adreaAdrea Soh – Poutine Up A Fight

In each potato sack, only the best and most deserving potatoes are chosen to be turned into poutine. Will you be able to defeat your opponent and prove your worth?

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pgi4-massivaMassiva Hamiche – EXIT

EXIT is a point and click puzzle game where you have to find keys to exit the room you’re trapped in before the timer ends!

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pgi4-eleanorEleanor – Strawberry Punch

Punch bad guys, with cute cool art!

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pgi4-tunanTunan Pan – Run For Your Life

Wolf populations are on the decline due to unnecessary hunting and changes to their habitats. Play as a lone wolf escaping hunters across an endless terrain – keep running and stay alive as long as you can without being caught in a trap!

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pgi4-jonnaJonna Pedersen – BISMUTH

WITCH SIMULATOR 2016
DO WITCHY STUFF IN THE WOODS
HELP SOME PEOPLE
OR DON’T
LATER YOU TURN INTO A GROWNUP WITCH
(trigger warning: menstruation imagery, can be graphic!)

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pgi4-valerieValérie Vézina – Dream Scavenger

You are controlling a character who lost their memories and you need to recover them in their dreams.
You need to explore the area the dream takes places in to find the memory and items scattered about.
There are two types of objects in the dream; one will give you more time to explore, the other will be your memory.
Just like a dream, you have a fixed amount of time to explore around before you need to escape…

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pgi4-pamelaPamela Kotila – Send The Fallen

A knight and a thief meet in a dragon’s treasure hoard. She is here to deal with a dragon, but can she ignore a thief? The knight may learn some unsettling news, leading her to question who she may believe: The King? The thief? Herself?

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pgi4-linhLinh Dao – Lost Space

Find all the boxes. They might just give you a clue to get out!

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pgi4-eileenEileen Mary Holowka – City Witch

You are a witch in the big city. Fly between the skyscrapers and collect hats. These hats are the stories of other witches and you are their archive. Find your place in the spaces between these whispers, between buildings, between meaning.

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pgi4-princePrince Jones – Balance Principle

In this game you control a metal box with an exclamation mark sticker on it.
Every level you start on a stack of bricks. The goal of each level is to clear away the bricks and fall to the blue platform.
Once you hit the orange line the level resets.

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pgi4-heleneHélène Marchis – The Alchemist

You are Santiago, a young Spanish man who left everything to live his personal legend.
In your path, you will meet different people and must make different choices.
Choose carefully but stay yourself, travel broadens the mind!

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screenshot_0000_ElaineElaine Gusella – Labyrinth

“Begin at the beginning,” the King said, very gravely, “and go on till you come to the end: then stop.” ― Lewis Carroll, Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland In Labyrinth, your objective is not to get out, but to find the 12 hidden objects. Choose your strategy and make your way through this immense maze. Are you a wall follower? Do you rely on deduction? Memory? Luck? Tip: On your way, you’ll come across red barrels. Can you figure out what they mean? Go on, and don’t get lost.

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screenshot_0001_DarianDarian Jacobs – Sleep Guardian

In Sleep Guardian you are a dreamcatcher, tasked with the important job of ensuring the little girl under your care has a good night’s sleep. Catch the bad dreams in your web to destroy them, while scooping up good dreams will help your cause. Don’t let the bad dreams get to the girl, or she’ll have terrible nightmares!

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screenshot_0002_AnjaKefala – Hanoi

An implementation of Tower of Hanoi using Python and Pygame. You have a pyramid on the left side from smallest block to largest block. The goal is to transpose this pyramid to the right side. A smaller block can be placed on a larger block but a larger block cannot be placed on a smaller block. The selection box will reflect the colour of the currently selected block.

screenshot_0004_NicoleNicole Pacampara – Switch

Switch is a minimalist puzzle game challenging you to escape a maze while switching between day and night. If you get stuck, try switching perspectives!

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screenshot_0007_MelanieMelanie Segado – Follow Me

‘Follow Me’ was made to work with the Neurosky Mindwave Mobile headset. It is set in the future at the moment when robots first achieve sentience. The robots are scared, alone, and sending the electrical systems of the factory where you work into chaos! Your job is to track down the robots, and calm them down using your own brain state – The more ‘calm’ you are, the more calm the robot will be. Only when the robot is calm will it stop shaking and follow you to safety.

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*Note: requires a Neurosky headset to play. Since the hardware is so specific, please enjoy these images of ‘Follow Me’ instead!
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screenshot_0006_SaharSahar Kubba – Samira

Samira is a little girl.
She’s walking through her house.
Is it her house?
A story is written.
Hers, maybe, or someone else’s.
She can’t leave it behind.

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screenshot_0008_Laura Laura Susel – A Walk in the Park

A Walk in the Park is a third person ‘fetch’ game designed in memoriam of my late dog Gimli. Explore the beaver pond where we used to go for walks and collect all four memories. Or not; I mean you’re a dog after all, go bark at stuff!

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screenshot_0009_ElisabethElisabeth Tremblay – Runnin’ Around with No Shirt On

A sidescrolling platformer featuring a shirtless man on a mission in Hell. Bob had a really nice shirt. One day, Lucifer got tired of trying to convince Bob to give up his shirt and figured it was much easier to just steal it. Bob was not happy about it. He decided he would chase the Devil to the deepest reaches of Hell in order to retrieve his prized possession. Stomp enemies to eliminate them. Find the lever to open the trapdoor! Hell is filled with traps so be careful.

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screenshot_0010_JenniferJennifer Sunahara – Hexplosions

Hexplosions is a turn-based strategy puzzle game where you guide your allies safely home by helping them avoid the hexplosives.

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screenshot_0012_MorganMorgan Sea – Zine Fair Lady

Small-Books & Micro-Aggressions! In Zine Fair Lady, you are a trans woman navigating a big queer event: Painful hilarity ensues!

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screenshot_0003_EdwigeEdwige Bellow – Red

Do you remember the story of the Little Red Riding Hood? One year later, she, known also as “Red” became much more cautious… Today, Red is once again bringing some goods to her beloved grand mother. Unfortunately, this day a wolf appeared from nowhere on the safest road that she is used to take, so Red recklessly run as fast as she could in an attempt to escape the danger. It was only when a protruding branch knocked her head that she fell, stumbling to the ground, waking up hours later in the darkness. Lost. Help the Red find her way trough the woods to go to her grandma’s house before the wolf catches her!

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screenshot_0005_SamanthaSamantha Cook – Karma Killer

Your non-hierarchical food collective delivers vegan burritos, and today it’s your job to deliver on time via the rooftops. You’d hate to hurt anything while you’re up there! Navigating the roofs can be tricky, but it’s your job to bring joy with food without causing harm to your surroundings. You must avoid man-made and natural obstacles (like pigeons) in order to keep your global karma positive, or face the consequences. Deliver your burrito order and don’t lose all your karma to win.

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screenshot_0011_MarieMarie duRosel – .NET(run)

In a hypothetic future, hackers have transcended physical barriers to virtualize their psyches in the Web, and their programming has become more like a sport and less like office work or a hobby done quietly sat on a comfortable chair. There are two kind of hackers : pros, hired by the most importants companies of the world, and outlaws, either by addiction to adrenaline, love of challenge, or ideal. As each day goes by, the two factions fight each other in great battle of pixels, polygons and lines of code. .NET(run) is a turn-based 1vs1 tactical game where the player can embody a hacker (either pro or outlaw) in a cyberpunk network and win over his adversary. The attacking player has to hack into his adversary’s Data Fortress to steal his Datacore, and the defending player must protect by leading him into traps or ambushes, or even attacking him directly.

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I Want My Gold Too
– Maria Julia Guimarães
It’s a playful view about how people around the world struggle against daily odds to find their happy end. Finding their pot of gold at the end of the rainbow, that’s what pushes lots of people ahead in life.Follow the right path until the end of the rainbow and there you’ll get your gold! In this 2D platformer, you’ll be invited to work hard and make choices to find the end of the rainbow. Beware, because you can work hard and get either the right or the wrong path, which might confuse you and lead you off the track.
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Lunchtime – Genevieve Danforth
Sally is an artist who lives on St-Viateur in Montreal. Ubeesoft, a growing game giant, lives at the end of the street and is taking over the neighborhood! Everyday at noon, a swarm of Ubees take over the streets in search of food and drink. Sally has taken it upon herself to keep the Ubees at bay.
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Sky – Gersande
In Sky, Ky, a young child, finds a strange egg one day while wandering the fields around her home village. Keeping the egg safe, she is surprised when the egg hatches into a cute little dragon ! The dragon, who she decides to call Sally, grew and grew and grew, and is now so enormous ! Having a dragon for a best friend can definitely be useful, but it’s also very distracting ! Together, Sally and Ky have to solve puzzles as they navigate the terrain, learning teamwork on the go.
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Meercat – Bo Martin
Suddenly in an unfamiliar world, our protagonist is lost. Guided only by (overly!) dramatic letters left behind, they must avoid what comes at them and the drops which lead to their demise. Whose world is this, though? The letters seem to be written by someone awfully familiar…
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Blush or Burn – Kim Hoang
You are a corporate spy of top renown and there is just one last company secret to uncover before you are able to complete your long – standing mission. However, there is another competitor in the ranks, and both your paths lead you straight through the heart of a man ! You must say the right pick – up lines to fluster him into giving up the info before your rival can – it’s spy versus spy in this two – player competitive love sim game: Blush or Burn.
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Nice Crème Castle – Jasa Baka
In Nice Crème Castle, you try to build an ice cream cone… Or just play with the ingredients. It might not be as simple as it seems.
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Here Kitty Kitty! – ACB
Inspired by the ’90s computer program Neko, “Here Kitty Kitty!” is about a cat lost in the city at night, trying to find her way home. It is up to you to guide her back to her owner Iuliia! Use your mouse to guide Kitty back to Iuliia, but be careful! She only has 9 lives. Avoid the obstacles blocking her way as well as the dangerous vehicles and pedestrians! Don’t forget to pay attention to your score ! It’s counting down, so the faster you get Kitty home the better.
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Omnomnom Game – Marion Esquian
In Omnomnom Game, you help four mothers catch their babies before the time runs out ! Don’t worry ! They don’t eat them. The babies are just kept safe in their bellies!
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Submerged – Iuliia Kitchenko
In Submerged, you play as a little fish that finds herself trapped inside a barrel in the attic. Jumping between vessels, water pipes and pools, solve curious puzzles and try to find the place where the fish belongs. Don’t put the fish out of water or you’ll make it sad !
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Survivalist – Jana Sloan van Geest
Survivalist is the latest entry in the underappreciated genre of “porch granny simulator”. A tough octegenarian living alone in the wilderness faces an army of mutated animals in an effort to protect the last of her food supplies… with her last 100 shotgun shells.
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Herb Witch: Training Grounds – Linda Demissy
In Herb Witch: Training Grounds, summon plant spirits, defeat diseases with their elemental powers, and show you’re worthy of becoming an Herb Witch as you gather more allies! Playing this “plant spirit Pokemon” will teach you the real medicinal properties of these plants.

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drOop – Élise Trinh
Once upon a time, there was a black monster who lived alone in a colorful universe. One day, he discovered… words ! He started to play with them. However, it suddenly became harder for him to fit into the world…
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Anna-töle – Véronique Bouffard
Anna – töle est un jeu de plate-forme qui place le joueur dans la mort d’Anna. Après que le maître de la réincarnation ait refusé qu’Anna retourne parmi les humains, celle-ci s’est transformée en Anna-töle, une toute petite souris. Pour récupérer sa forme humaine, elle devra cheminer dans une fromagerie pleine de pièges et ramasser le plus de points possible avant la fin du jugement final.
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Night Train
– Yeti
The Night Train is a top-down adventure game where the player must control Naledi through a variety of train carts, avoiding zombies and finding keys in hopes to find her father and save him from the witch. Two nights ago, Naledi’s father went missing. While finding her father, a train pops out of nowhere. It’s manned – zombies and is controlled – a mysterious witch. The witch makes a deal with Naledi. If she can get through the train and solve her tasks before the sun rises, then she will free her father. Otherwise she’ll become a zombie and work on the train forever.
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Garden Plants – Lilianne Dupuis
This is a game of creativity. We can obtain different shapes of jars using a random combination of two jars. Combining jars also allows us to walk in the sky and reach other planets. As with select different pairs of jars, we can perform recombinations to try and reach specific ideas.
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The Well Being – Eve Trudel-Lévesque
Not knowing where or what you are, you climb your way out of the darkness. A short tale disguised as a mini platformer / tiny RPG / minuscule getaway, where you keep redefining yourself as you go. (As all journeys should be.)
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Robotto Dog
– Jean Chan
Robotto Dog is a 2D shooter side- scroller platformer that involves a dog traveling and fighting in a robotic suit. His ultimate goal is to fight his way to this super cool upgrade but in order to get that reward, he’ll need to confront the “Tongue Maouw”… Let’s see if he’ll be able to get out of this pet-themed nightmare!!
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Lava Launcher
– Alicia Fortier
In a desperate attempt to entertain themselves, humans in the distant future have converted the game of “Don’t Fall Into the Lava” into a space arena deathmatch. Take your place in the arena and prove your worth!
Be the last player standing in this fast-paced multiplayer game. Hit the blast key to activate the cells ahead of you. They’ll flash color before turning into lava. Activate the cells under your opponents to drop them in the lava! Catch the bonus to last longer. Watch out! Last too long without a winner & the arena will start to turn to lava!
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Singing Sands – Lauren Cruveiller
Singing Sands is an experimental game where the objective is more creative than competitive. You are a denzien of the beach, tasked with creating a sound inside of a shell to outsing the sound of the ocean. Using beach debris, you must do what you can to perform before the tide washes it all away.
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Molecules
– Alex Ruaux
The aim of the game is to build molecules of common, everyday stuff, like water, caffeine and sand. Learn the rules as you go and beat the clock to build these molecules before you run out of time! Everything in the world is made from tiny entities called molecules and these are made of even smaller things called atoms. Each atom has different properties, such as the number of other atoms it can bond. Use the atoms to build a given molecule in as little time as possible.
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Sydney’s Epic Adventure – Sydney Warshaw
Sydney’s Epic Adventure is a game about my experience playing games. The aesthetic is reminiscent of the computer games I played in the 90’s and early 2000’s such as Hello Kitty World, American Girl Dress Designer and Neopets. Stemming from my love of paper dolls, character creation has always been my favorite part of games. I wanted to make a game focused on that. However, the fact that the character is never permitted to play the “real” game is designed as a commentary on the kinds of games marketed towards women vs. men, and on the idea of male and female “spaces” that are created in games.
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Pumpkin
– Nicole Aouad
Pumpkin is a 3D first person action- adventure game. A witch stole your soul, cursed you into this strange pumpkin-headed form and forced you into servitude. After many grueling years, you found a clue to where your soul is hidden. The witch’s grimoire hinted at a forest, during summer’s end, when the veil between the worlds is thinnest. And so when the time is right, you set out for the forest and walk toward the setting sun where all souls go.
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Invisible
Invisible: I want to be the Girl
– Carolyn Jong
This 2D platformer is the first installment in a series of games about gender signifiers (such as bows, dresses, or the colour pink) and videogames. The game draws on the developer’s personal experiences as a female gamer and is meant to provide a playful take on some serious issues.
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Diver Quest
– Jessica Marcotte
Diver Quest is about cold water Canadian diving where the point of the game is to be a safe and helpful diver. Players pick up objects lost – other divers and explore dive locations to increase their score while paying attention to safety parameters such as remaining air and how far they are from their exit point. The diving locations in the game are all existing sites. The creator has plans to expand the game to include more of her favourite dive sites. One of the goals of the project was to impart a message of safety while transmitting a love for diving.
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Kitty Dreams – Marie du Rosel
Kitten in Space is the last night a little girl and her cat spend together. They want to have fun and play, but the little girl is endangered – being so high in the sky. Kitty, her other cat, goes to their pursuit. You’ll have to help them reach the ultime goal of the cat, after having made this night the funnest of all time for them.
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I Want My Gold Too
– Maria Julia Guimarães
It’s a playful view about how people around the world struggle against daily odds to find their happy end. Finding their pot of gold at the end of the rainbow, that’s what pushes lots of people ahead in life.Follow the right path until the end of the rainbow and there you’ll get your gold! In this 2D platformer, you’ll be invited to work hard and make choices to find the end of the rainbow. Beware, because you can work hard and get either the right or the wrong path, which might confuse you and lead you off the track.
Play the Game →

Version française à venir: The games from the first round of Pixelles are available! With the help of Feminists in Games, thirteen women became first-time game makers and created their very own games! We encourage you to play their awesome games and get in contact with them!

If you’re interested in creating your own game-making program or in our experiences, Tanya Short has written an excellent postmortem about this round of Pixelles: http://www.gamasutra.com/blogs/TanyaShort/20130320/188935/. Because of the overwhelming success and interest Pixelles has received, we’ll be planning at least a second round of the program. The best way to be notified is to follow us on Twitter or send us an e-mail at info@pixelles.

The Games:

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Night Train
– Yeti Mallavi
The Night Train is a top-down adventure game where the player must control Naledi through a variety of train carts, avoiding zombies and finding keys in hopes to find her father and save him from the witch. Two nights ago, Naledi’s father went missing. While finding her father, a train pops out of nowhere. It’s manned – zombies and is controlled – a mysterious witch. The witch makes a deal with Naledi. If she can get through the train and solve her tasks before the sun rises, then she will free her father. Otherwise she’ll become a zombie and work on the train forever.
Play the Game →
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Garden Plants – Lilianne Dupuis
This is a game of creativity. We can obtain different shapes of jars using a random combination of two jars. Combining jars also allows us to walk in the sky and reach other planets. As with select different pairs of jars, we can perform recombinations to try and reach specific ideas.
Coming Soon
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The Well Being – Eve Trudel-Lévesque
Not knowing where or what you are, you climb your way out of the darkness. A short tale disguised as a mini platformer / tiny RPG / minuscule getaway, where you keep redefining yourself as you go. (As all journeys should be.)
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Robotto Dog
– Jean Chan
Robotto Dog is a 2D shooter side- scroller platformer that involves a dog traveling and fighting in a robotic suit. His ultimate goal is to fight his way to this super cool upgrade but in order to get that reward, he’ll need to confront the “Tongue Maouw”… Let’s see if he’ll be able to get out of this pet-themed nightmare!!
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Lava Launcher
– Alicia Fortier
In a desperate attempt to entertain themselves, humans in the distant future have converted the game of “Don’t Fall Into the Lava” into a space arena deathmatch. Take your place in the arena and prove your worth!
Be the last player standing in this fast-paced multiplayer game. Hit the blast key to activate the cells ahead of you. They’ll flash color before turning into lava. Activate the cells under your opponents to drop them in the lava! Catch the bonus to last longer. Watch out! Last too long without a winner & the arena will start to turn to lava!
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Singing Sands – Lauren Cruveiller
Singing Sands is an experimental game where the objective is more creative than competitive. You are a denzien of the beach, tasked with creating a sound inside of a shell to outsing the sound of the ocean. Using beach debris, you must do what you can to perform before the tide washes it all away.
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Molecules
– Alex Ruaux
The aim of the game is to build molecules of common, everyday stuff, like water, caffeine and sand. Learn the rules as you go and beat the clock to build these molecules before you run out of time! Everything in the world is made from tiny entities called molecules and these are made of even smaller things called atoms. Each atom has different properties, such as the number of other atoms it can bond. Use the atoms to build a given molecule in as little time as possible.
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Sydney’s Epic Adventure – Sydney Warshaw
Sydney’s Epic Adventure is a game about my experience playing games. The aesthetic is reminiscent of the computer games I played in the 90’s and early 2000’s such as Hello Kitty World, American Girl Dress Designer and Neopets. Stemming from my love of paper dolls, character creation has always been my favorite part of games. I wanted to make a game focused on that. However, the fact that the character is never permitted to play the “real” game is designed as a commentary on the kinds of games marketed towards women vs. men, and on the idea of male and female “spaces” that are created in games.
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Pumpkin
Pumpkin
– Nicole Aouad
Pumpkin is a 3D first person action- adventure game. A witch stole your soul, cursed you into this strange pumpkin-headed form and forced you into servitude. After many grueling years, you found a clue to where your soul is hidden. The witch’s grimoire hinted at a forest, during summer’s end, when the veil between the worlds is thinnest. And so when the time is right, you set out for the forest and walk toward the setting sun where all souls go.
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Invisible
Invisible: I want to be the Girl
– Carolyn Jong
This 2D platformer is the first installment in a series of games about gender signifiers (such as bows, dresses, or the colour pink) and videogames. The game draws on the developer’s personal experiences as a female gamer and is meant to provide a playful take on some serious issues.
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Diver Quest – Jessica Marcotte
Diver Quest is about cold water Canadian diving where the point of the game is to be a safe and helpful diver. Players pick up objects lost – other divers and explore dive locations to increase their score while paying attention to safety parameters such as remaining air and how far they are from their exit point. The diving locations in the game are all existing sites. The creator has plans to expand the game to include more of her favourite dive sites. One of the goals of the project was to impart a message of safety while transmitting a love for diving.
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Kitty Dreams – Marie du Rosel
Kitten in Space is the last night a little girl and her cat spend together. They want to have fun and play, but the little girl is endangered – being so high in the sky. Kitty, her other cat, goes to their pursuit. You’ll have to help them reach the ultime goal of the cat, after having made this night the funnest of all time for them.
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