Doors (door) will open at 4PM Friday, Jan, 23rd. The welcome presentation will begin at 4:45, and the event theme will be released at 5PM, heralding the beginning of the Game Jam.
Sleep: You can either go home for the nights, or bring a sleeping bag and try to get some rest.
Parking: along the side of the house in the street
Food: Food will not be provided, (Except for coffee and water) so be sure to pack some food, energy drinks, medication, toothbrush, blankets, headphones, anything you think you might need for the event. If you are feeling particularly generous, you can pick up some soda, snacks, or other goodies to share with the group. Taco Bell, Culvers, Taco Johns, McDonalds, Freddy's, Pizza Shoppe, QT, and Price Chopper are all within two miles.
We will have a Dolly available for use to bring your computer from your car to the house.
PLEASE LABEL YOUR THINGS, AND KEEP THEM WHERE YOU CAN KEEP AN EYE ON THEM. We cannot be held responsible for lost or stolen items.
Desk space, internet connections, and power will be provided.
There are some companies out there, (ie. Unity), that are handing out trial licenses for GGJ participants, so we arent limited to using microsoft paint and notepad++ to make games.
Friday 4:00 PM - Doors Open, Setup
Friday 4:45 PM - Welcome Presentation
Friday 5:00 PM - Announce Theme and Start
Saturday 2:00 AM - Sleep/Quiet Time begins
Saturday 8:00 AM - Quiet Time Over, Development Resumes
Sunday 2:00 AM - Sleep/Quiet Time begins
Sunday 8:00 AM - Quiet Time Over, Development Resumes
Sunday Noon - 3 Hour Warning
Sunday 3:00 PM - Development ends, File packaging and uploading begins
Sunday 5:00 PM - Games Must be Uploaded to Global Game Jam Website