Duke University

Jam Site Owner: 

The Duke Game Lab is excited to host its first GGJ site!

New game designers to pros are welcome! We're also open to both digital and analog game (if you anticipate needing specific supplies not noted here please contact [email protected])

We're also hosting workshops in the Fall to get everyone ready and pumped!

-Principles of Game Design- 10/24 4-7 pm

-Introduction to Twine- 11/12 11:30-2:30 pm
-Table Top RPG Narrative Design -11/21 4-7pm

Details and registration here. You don't need to participate in workshops to register for the GGJ (or the reverse!) but we hope to see you at both!

We will mainly be housed in in the Link in the basement of Perkin's library in classroom 6. Participants will have access to lab computers with design software already installed. We encourage folks to bring their own laptops and any other equipment or software they would like. Students can also reserve study space in the Link through the library website if they choose and use common areas freely.

*Building access may be limited at night without Duke ID, please contact site for details.

Entrance Fee: 
Open 9am to Midnight
Who Can Participate: 
Age Restrictions: 
18+ only
Food Options: 
Access to coffee/beverages and food in close vicinity.
Available Tools or Technology: 
PCs, ArcGIS, Adobe Creative Cloud, Unity, Steam, Unreal engine 4, Blender, GameMaker, AdobeXD, Twine, LMMS, Sumarian, printers
Maximum Capacity: 
This site is wheelchair accessible and has accessible toilets
This site has a quiet space/spaces away from the main jam areas
This site recycles
This site is alcohol free / has alcohol free spaces
This site has mentors
This is a non smoking site
This site welcomes jammers creating boardgames
This site welcomes jammers creating hardware games/alternative controllers
This site provides loan equipment/computers
This site has auditorium space

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