Game Chef 2012

I've tried to write something for Game Chef for three years in a row now and I've always come up empty handed. Which is odd. I am constantly drafting little games and I've more than once written a game in less than 24 hours. But for Game Chef my brain just stops. One way or another I'm trying again this year.

The theme is "last chance". The basic ingredients are Coyote, Doctor, Lantern and Mimic, but there's a special randomly-generated set of ingredients which gives you four Forge threads. Mine were:
Another 24-hour game (
Storytelling System (
Game mechanics for a swashbucking rpg (
The Cardboard People (

Here's the link to the official page. Good luck if you're competing. We'll see what stuff we'll cook up in a week.