r/ludumdare

5,435 subscribers
created in 2010


Ludum Dare: all about the Internet's oldest, longest-running game jam, in which participants develop an entire game in one weekend from scratch.

https://reddit.com/r/ludumdare
r/gamedev
258k subscribers

All things related to game development, programming, math, art, music, business, and marketing.

https://reddit.com/r/gamedev
ludumdare 47.42%
0.87% gamedev
r/gamedesign
49k subscribers

For topics related to the design of games for interactive entertainment systems - video games, board games, tabletop RPGs, or any other type. /r/GameDesign is not a subreddit about general game development, nor is it a programming subreddit. This is a place to talk about Game Design and what it entails.

Use this community to network, discuss crafting rulesets and general game design, and share game design tips with other game designers. Designers of all experience levels are welcome!

https://reddit.com/r/gamedesign
ludumdare 10.24%
1.25% gamedesign
r/IndieGaming
100k subscribers

We love indie games, you should too!

https://reddit.com/r/IndieGaming
ludumdare 21.04%
0.95% IndieGaming
r/Unity3D
80k subscribers

News, Help, Resources, and Conversation. A User Showcase of the Unity Game Engine.

https://reddit.com/r/Unity3D
ludumdare 19.11%
0.89% Unity3D
r/Unity2D
33k subscribers

A subreddit for the 2D aspects of Unity3D game development.

https://reddit.com/r/Unity2D
ludumdare 8.4%
1.33% Unity2D
r/gameDevClassifieds
28k subscribers

GameDevClassifieds is a place where game development studios, indies, and hobbyists can find talent in the game industry. Whether it's programming, art, design, audio, music, writing, voice, business, or legal, use this subreddit to post ads that help connect you with those who have the talent you need to make the next great game!

Also, if you're a developer, feel free to post ads that point to your online portfolio, or submit your name and information to the developer list in the wiki!

https://reddit.com/r/gameDevClassifieds
ludumdare 9.43%
1.19% gameDevClassifieds
r/playmygame
15k subscribers

A place for indie developers to share their games!

https://reddit.com/r/playmygame
ludumdare 6.74%
1.65% playmygame
r/devblogs
11k subscribers

/r/DevBlogs is a place to come, everyday, and see what other redditors and industry pros are working on. Come add your blog!

https://reddit.com/r/devblogs
ludumdare 4.24%
3.53% devblogs
r/indiegames
23k subscribers

Reddit for everything related to Indie Games

https://reddit.com/r/indiegames
ludumdare 6.22%
1.3% indiegames
r/IndieDev
12k subscribers

/r/indiedev is for indie developers and gamers to share whatever they want (be it game development, their favorite games or just some cool images, GIFs or music from an indie game) in a casual community-run environment.

It supplements places like /r/gamedev and /r/indiegaming with content that those subreddits can't provide.

But of course if you're an indie gamer looking for things about indie gaming, this place also welcomes you. After all, ever gamer is a potential indie developer!

https://reddit.com/r/IndieDev
ludumdare 4.24%
1.66% IndieDev
r/gamedevscreens
6k subscribers

A branch off of /r/gamedev for game developers to post screenshots of work-in-progress, concept art, and more.

https://reddit.com/r/gamedevscreens
ludumdare 3.82%
2.55% gamedevscreens
r/proceduralgeneration
24k subscribers

This subreddit is about everything procedurally generated (pictures, games, music...) but random generation is fine too!

https://reddit.com/r/proceduralgeneration
ludumdare 4.05%
1.56% proceduralgeneration
r/PixelArt
111k subscribers

Here we celebrate one of technology's original art forms, Pixel Art.

https://reddit.com/r/PixelArt
ludumdare 9.29%
0.55% PixelArt
r/gamemaker
25k subscribers

This subreddit is dedicated to the game development platform, GameMaker Studio. GameMaker Studio is designed to make developing games fun and easy. It features a unique "Drag-and-Drop" system which allows non-programmers to make simple games. Additionally, experienced coders can take advantage of its built in scripting language, "GML" to design and create fully-featured, professional grade games.

https://reddit.com/r/gamemaker
ludumdare 5.14%
0.71% gamemaker
r/roguelikedev
11k subscribers

A community of active roguelike developers. Learn how to make a roguelike, share your progress, follow what others are creating, and engage in discussions about a broad range of related topics and resources.

https://reddit.com/r/roguelikedev
ludumdare 3.11%
1.69% roguelikedev
r/gamejams
4k subscribers

Game jams are accelerated game development events where participants make a game in a short amount of time - an hour to a day to a week or more. THEY ARE SO MUCH FUN.

https://reddit.com/r/gamejams
ludumdare 2.45%
10.01% gamejams
r/gameideas
10k subscribers
ludumdare 3.11%
0.81% gameideas
r/OneGameAMonth
1k subscribers

Make games not excuses. Make a game a month, every month! Join the ongoing challenge and write the games you always wanted. There is a growing community to support, and motivate you along the way.
This challenge is meant to help you on a personal level. There are no prizes, signup fees or rules. Just for fun there will be achievements.

https://reddit.com/r/OneGameAMonth
ludumdare 2.26%
8.74% OneGameAMonth
r/INAT
7k subscribers

A Subreddit that facilitates Artists and Programmers to come together to make awesome games, or anything else for the sake of fun and art.

https://reddit.com/r/INAT
ludumdare 2.54%
1.09% INAT
r/low_poly
29k subscribers

The 3D low-poly subreddit is dedicated to posting stylized low-poly art, landscapes, environments, characters, etc. as well as having discussions about techniques, tips, etc.

https://reddit.com/r/low_poly
ludumdare 2.68%
0.74% low_poly