GDL x Goldsmiths x UniJam GGJ24

Game Dev London GGJ 2024
    • Game Dev London, Goldsmiths, University of London and Uni Jam welcome you all to the Global Game Jam 2024! Join us once again to make games on the largest GGJ site in the UK, now in full hybrid mode (both online and in-person)!
      The IRL has its own schedule, for details see further below.

      Friday 26th GGJ Opening stream - 4-5pm - Twitch
      Saturday 27th Game Jam Lunch - 12-1pm - Discord
      Lunchtime talk TBC - 1-2pm - Discord
      Playtesting session - 4pm - Discord
      Sunday 28th Game Jam Lunch - 12-1pm - Discord
      Closing and stream finished games - 5pm onwards - Twitch
      Wednesday 31st Global Game Jam Panel at London South Bank University (more details and booking forms soon!)

      The following Unis are working together with the Game Dev London community (looking after online/hybrid side) to bring this event to you:
      - ACM Games Academy
      - Goldsmiths, University of London (our generous in-person host)
      - London College of Communication (University of the Arts London) - part of UniJam
      - London South Bank University - part of UniJam
      - SAE Institute - part of UniJam
      - Staffordshire University London

      Everyone is welcome: students, alumni, game developers and even game enthusiasts who are keen to make their first game!

      To participate YOU HAVE TO BE registered on this GGJ site as well as:
      A) FOR ONLINE or in hybrid participation join GDL Discord << >>
      B) IN-PERSON participation is at Goldsmiths University << >>

      Address for the on-site event:
      Goldsmiths, University of London
      Richard Hoggard Building, RHB Great Hall
      Lewisham Way, London SE14 6NW

      What we offer:
      ✔️ Open day & night
      ✔️ Free WiFi
      ✔️ Hot drinks provided
      ✔️ Accessible and wheelchair friendly
      ✔️ Smoke-free & Alcohol-free

      - 3 pm: registration opens
      - 4 pm: introduction, theme reveal and free refreshments
      - 5 pm: GGJ STARTS!
      - 7 pm-8 pm: social time
      - 9 am: free breakfast
      - 4 pm: playtesting session
      - 7 pm-8 pm: social time
      - 9 am: free breakfast
      - 4 pm: start submitting!
      - 5 pm: GGJ ENDS!
      - 5-7 pm: playtesting and wrap-up

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      English (English)

      Age Restrictions
      18+ only
      Entrance Fee
      Open for entire 48 hours
      Who Can Participate
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      24 Hour Security
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      Accessible Public Transport
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      Alcohol Free or Alcohol Free Spaces
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      Auditorium Space
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      Completely Non Smoking
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      Drinks and Snacks
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      Food in Vacinity

      Access to coffee/beverages and/or food in close vicinity

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      Qualified First Aiders
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      Quiet Space

      Has a quiet space/spaces away from the main jam areas

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      Showers Available
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      Site Recycles

      This site recycles

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      Welcomes Boardgame Creation
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      Welcomes Hardware Games / Alt Controllers
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      Wheelchair Accessible

      Wheelchair accessible and has accessible toilets