GAMERella is the world’s longest running annual game jam and workshop series focusing on supporting marginalized game creators and aspiring game makers. Our next edition is planned for November,  2023.

GAMERella Game Jam 2023

10 years and over 1000 participants! Ready to make your first game? Our mentors and workshops are waiting for you!!

Hundreds of people have made their very first game at GAMERella, the world’s longest running inclusive game jam. NOW IT IS YOUR TIME! Join in-person to this year’s GAMERella! As always, GAMERella invites women (cis/trans), trans men, non-binary/genderqueer folks, LGBTQIA2S+, BIPOC, and any others who feel they haven’t had a chance to make a game, to join GAMERella in a weekend of fun game-making November 11-12, 2023.

This year’s theme



  • Cocoon
  • Depth
  • Transitions
  • Blend
  • Resurfacing
  • Everyone is a bug
  • Shiver me timbers
  • Ghostboss
  • “Rules??”

Are you ready to make a game?

“The work we did together helped me realize my dream of becoming a game writer for Triple-A games.

— Jana

“It was the first time I felt like I belonged.”

— Marjolaine

“GAMERella allowed me to be truly creative and vulnerable in the best kind of way.”

— Alexis

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