• Welcome everyone to UoEssexGGJ2023 Game Jam site. We are an a group of geeks, games, creatives and programmers who want to engage and build exciting game. Come and register to enjoy it together. We will dedicate 3 days with mentors support and eating FREE pizzas at night together. It is a facinating experience you will remember.

      Friday 26th Jan (17:00 – 18:00) Essex Keynote and Presentation
      Friday 26th Jan (18:00 – 19:00) GGJ Theme Announcement
      Friday 26th Jan (19:00 – 20:00) Registration/ Jammers Check-in Ice Breaking / Group forming.
      Friday 26th Jan (20:00 – 21:00) Dinner and social time
      Friday 26th Jan (21:00 – 22:00) Group pitches (MVP, Proof of Concept) – what is each group planning to make
      Friday 26th Jan (22:00 Onwards) Teams start jamming
      Saturday 27th Jan (11:00 – 12:00) Check in with all jammers and make sure they have an account on the GGJ website, and set up a game project page together by this time
      Saturday 27th Jan (12:00 – 13:00) Prototyping phase, First Playable
      Saturday 27th Jan (13:00 – 14:00) Lunch
      Saturday 27th Jan (17:00 – 18:00) Playtest! Ask other teams on Discord to help you.
      Saturday 27th Jan (18:00 – 19:00) Social/break-out activity
      Saturday 27th Jan (19:00 Onwards) Dinner and social time Teams keep jamming
      Sunday 28th Jan (09:00 – 10:00) Breakfast
      Sunday 28th Jan (13:00 – 14:00) Lunch
      Sunday 28th Jan (15:00 – 17:00) Game uploads to the GGJ website.
      Sunday 28th Jan (18:00 – 19:00) Short presentations – each team does a short presentation or game play video to show the group
      Sunday 28th Jan (19:00 Onwards) Clean up and close

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      English (English)

      Age Restrictions
      18+ only
      Entrance Fee
      Maximum Capacity
      Open for entire 48 hours
      Who Can Participate
      Only Students at the University of Essex
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      24 Hour Security
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      Accessible Public Transport
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      Gender Neutral Toilets
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      Site Recycles

      This site recycles

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      Vegetarian Food Options
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      Wheelchair Accessible

      Wheelchair accessible and has accessible toilets