We welcome everyone, students, community members, and professionals from all majors, backgrounds, and skill levels. Many of our participants are novices. Afterall, no experience is required!
The joy of this jam site is coming together to learn and create with others. It is a fun, supportive environment. Please join us, especially if you've never done this before. We're happy to have you.
High school students welcome with a legal guardian!
5pm: Join us in the Fun & Games Channel to play some games and get to know each other!
6pm: Welcome, Keynote Speaker, & Theme Announcement
6:30pm: Brainstorming, Idea Sharing, and Team Forming. We will share all the ideas and groups will be formed based on the idea you want to work on. A Channel will be created for your Group.
7:00pm: Planning & Creating Begins!
The entirety of Saturday is dedicated to working on game development. Mentors will be available through Microsoft TEAMS to help you with any gaming questions or needs. We encourage working with your group as much as possible and keeping communication open. We will have a server where you can access group work remotely if necessary.
2:00pm: Teams should begin uploading available materials to GGJ site as they become finished.
5:00pm: Games due to Global Game Jam. Complete all uploads.
6:00 pm: Game Presentations begin! Each team will talk about their experience and then invite friends and family to play their games!
Invite your friends and family to come see what you've made!