The Great Journey: Värmland Game Dev Community

Jam Site Owner: 
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Jam Site Type: 
Hybrid
Primary Language: 
English
Secondary Language: 
Swedish
Entrance Fee: 
None
Maximum Capacity: 
20
Hours: 
Open for entire 48 hours
Event Start Date: 
Friday, January 28, 2022 - 6:00pm
Site Time Zone: 
Europe/Stockholm
Jam Site Description: 

A jam site centered around the Karlstad area, but you can join us from anywhere in the world remotely. 

The Host:

The Great Journey, Värmlands game accelerator, welcomes game devs on all levels.

We will facilitate this year's jam remotely through The Great Journey's server and from the site at Karlstads Innovation Park. If you are not already a member, use this link to join:

https://discord.gg/JtggqZuZ9x

Here is a helpful video if you are new to Discord:

https://youtu.be/TJ13BA3-NR4

On Discord, you will find chats related to the jam under "Global game jam". These channels include announcements, the code of conduct, and help to find a team.

Schedule:

We will host at the site from Friday 28th to Sunday 30th, but we encourage teams to start with their game on Thursday the 20th. 

Thursday 20th 18:00 - Kick-off stream with theme announcement

Friday 28th 18.00 - Second kick-off stream since it may be more convenient for many.

Sunday 30th 18.00 - Jam over, playtest stream with a jury, when all games have been tested the jury will have a session and decide on a winner.

Food Options: 
Access to food in close vicinity. Drinks and snacks provided on site.
Available Tools or Technology: 
computers, screens, vr-consoles, printers, power strips, sound & voice recording
Who Can Participate: 
Anyone
Age Restrictions: 
18+ only

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Facilities: 
This site is wheelchair accessible and has accessible toilets
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There will be pizza!
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This is a non smoking site
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