2014 Indie Game Maker Contest

With the entry period over, judging is now underway. We would like to congratulate each and every person who entered our contest, no matter their skill level. With nearly 700 entries, you made this contest a huge success! Please, everyone, take the time to join us and play some of the many many game entries below, and don't forget to participate in our People's Choice voting!

Voting is underway!

Contest Timeline

  • July 1-31st – People's Choice voting period. Voting closes on July 31st at 11:59PM UTC!
  • July – Judging period. Judges will determine a Grand Prize winner, as well as rank the top three entries in the RPG and non-RPG categories based on a scoring rubric.
  • Late July – Winners are announced!
  • Late July/Early August – We will hold a podcast in which we talk about the contest, the winners, and more!


There are 11 prize packages up for grabs, and 8 of them include cold hard cash:

  • Grand Prize: $10,000
  • 1st-3rd place (each category): $2,500, $1,000, and $500
  • People’s Choice: $2,000

Plus, all participants will receive $10 off any purchase in the RPG Maker Web store!

How To Vote

  1. Create an account here:
    Register Now!
  2. Once your account is set up, start playing and vote on your favorite games!
    Here are a few random submissions to get you started: