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  • 25 January 2015

    ...and the last hour in Hawaii goes away, it's time to say a BIG THANK YOU to all our volunteers, regional coordinators, site organizers, collaborators, that have put so much effort in making this a reality. Also, thanks to all our participants, we hope you've had as much fun as we have making this for you. The Global Game Jam is a great opportunity to connect with people, to share experiences, and create something. Videogames do not escape to our own cultures, and it's a great moment to step back and admire and celebrate our differences and our similarities.

  • 25 January 2015

    The Global Game Jam is almost over. Now what do we do with the games? Our generous sponsor, Microsoft, is interested in publishing your GGJ developed games on its platforms and they are offering major incentives to do so. For those interested in porting your games to Windows, and or Windows Phone stores, there is a new challenge that offers $25,000 worth of prizes and awards for your entries. The entry period ends on March 20th, 2015. Read more about it, and apply today!

  • 21 January 2015

    San Luis Obispo, California -- January 21, 2015. The Global Game Jam, Inc. released today the annual jam’s keynote video featuring short speeches by Mitu Khandaker-Kokoris, Amora Bettany, Pedro Medeiros and Reiner Knizia. Often called the world’s largest game creation activity, the Global Game Jam (GGJ) brings together tens of thousands of game makers who meet in hundreds of locations around the world for the 48 hour annual event. With approved participating locations in 79 countries, the GGJ 2015 participation statistics are expected to surpass all previous records.

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