Washington DC Area GGJ Online 2021

Jam Site Owner: 
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Primary Language: 
English
Event Start Date: 
Friday, January 29, 2021 - 6:00pm
Site Time Zone: 
America/New_York
Jam Site Description: 

This year's jam is going to be a little different than usual, but we're going to make it work! There is no physical location for this jam, everything is fully online. We will be organizing and communicating primarily with Discord. You can join with this link: https://discord.gg/TqvSkbFpdE

Anyone is welcome to join regarless of location. Times are all East Coast US (EST). We will be primarily communicating via Discord.

You don't need to come with a team already, you can group up after the theme has been announced. Additionally, you can work in any group size you wish, though 2-5 people is best for this event. Collaboration is the name of the game here.

Any questions before the jam can be directed to [email protected]

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Planned Schedule (all times are EST)
Friday
5:00-5:45 - Tutorial #1 - No-Code Unity Game Development using Unity Playground (Nathan Hahn)
5:30 - Jammers arrive in Discord
6:00 - Jam Kickoff + Keynote + Theme Reveal (via Discord stream)
~6:30 - Jamming starts + Brainstorming and team forming
~8:00 - Tutorial #2 - Getting Started in Gamemaker Studio 2 (Micha Faw)
Saturday
3:00pm - Halfway point check-in & optional progress presentations
Sunday
3:00-4:00pm - Submit your games on the GGJ website
4:00pm - Jam finishes
4:00-5:00pm - Final presentations

 

Who Can Participate: 
Anyone
Age Restrictions: 
18+ only

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