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Global Game Jam Singapore 2024: Get Ready to Jam this Weekend!

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Global Game Jam Singapore 2024Global Game Jam Singapore 2024, 26 - 28 January
Global Game Jam Singapore (GGJ SG)
    • If you are passionate/interested/curious in making games, come jam together with passionate game devs in SG, and bring your friends along too!
      Please note that you should click "Join This Jam Site" only if you wish to participate in the game jam, i.e. to make a game within 48 hours. You are encouraged to attend our talks even if you might not be participating in the game jam itself!

      Please join our Discord server for GGJ SG jammers (link on the left) to receive updates about the jam!
      For more information, please visit: https://kueh22.webflow.io

      For those jamming with us at the physical venue, enjoy freebies such as a free meal (on us), door gifts from Xbox and our other partners and sponsors, and a chance to win attractive prizes generously donated by Twitch Singapore in a giveaway!*
      Jammers that have submitted a game will also be eligible to receive a free 3-month Xbox Game Pass subscription (worth 45 SGD) and a digital voucher from GuildHall!**

      Deadline to register for the Game Jam: 26 Jan, Friday, 17:00 (GMT+8)

      *Jammers are required to sign up through the physical site registration form to be entitled to the freebies. Jammers that are jamming at Tzu Chi Humanistic Youth Centre will be eligible for the door gifts and a chance for the giveaway. More details will be confirmed soon.
      **Jammers who are registered on the GGJ jam site, and have submitted a game, will be eligible to receive these rewards. Reward quantity might be limited depending on sign-ups. More details will be confirmed soon.

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      Registration
      1. Create a GGJ Account
      2. Click "Join This Jam Site" on the top left of this page (please check that your username appears under Recently Joined or Jammers after joining!)
      3. Fill up our registration form to join the event: https://forms.gle/sYaid2mL2M7GJBFE8
      4. Additionally, fill up our physical site registration form for the in-person jam: https://forms.gle/WYMYKQa2SWUreGwr9
      5. Join our Discord server, as this is our main method of communication

      Game Jam Terms & Conditions:
      https://drive.google.com/file/d/1FJuwOFY9eEKqivoY1jsYahj4I1CII2uJ/view?usp=sharing
      Physical Site Terms & Conditions:
      https://drive.google.com/file/d/1VNVBmCePpMI3BHbXxax0DMUmcAR4X__L/view?usp=sharing

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      Game Jam
      Friday, 26 January 2024, 18:00 - Sunday, 28 January 2024, 18:00
      Duration: 48 hours (non-overnight)
      Jam Format: Hybrid
      - Physical Site: Tzu Chi Humanistic Youth Centre (HYC)
      - Online: Discord

      Opening Briefing
      Friday, 26 January 2024, 18:00 - 18:30
      Location: HYC
      Livestream: YouTube/Twitch
      ^We will share quick reminders and information for the jam, and the theme reveal!

      Game Presentations & Closing
      Sunday, 28 January 2024, 18:00 - 19:30
      Location: HYC and Microsoft Teams*
      Livestream: YouTube/Twitch
      ^Share your cool ideas and concepts, and show off your hard work to the rest of the jammers!
      *Take note that online-only jammers would need to join an online call to present their game during the closing.

      Post-Jam Hangout*
      Sunday, 28 January 2024, 19:30 - 21:00
      Location: HYC
      ^Jammers may stay on at the venue to network and hang out with fellow jammers!
      *We will be inviting industry members to join the session.
      *Online-only jammers are welcomed to attend the Game Presentations & Closing as well as the Post-Jam Hangout in-person at HYC.

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      Talks
      We have a line-up of 8 speakers from members of the game industry, happening from 10 January 2024 - 25 January 2024!
      For more information on the talks and how to register, please visit: https://kueh22.webflow.io/#Talks-Info

      Resources
      For a compiled list of tips and free development resources, please refer to our Jammer’s Manual: https://tinyurl.com/ggjsg-resources
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      Languages

      English (English)

      Language neutral

      Age Restrictions
      16+ only
      Entrance Fee
      None
      Hours
      48 hours (non-overnight)
      Who Can Participate
      Anyone
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      Alcohol Free or Alcohol Free Spaces
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      Completely Non Smoking
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      Food in Vacinity

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

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      Halal Food Options
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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