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Global Game Jam® 2020 is a non-profit volunteer-run event with a single goal: to bring together people all over the world to have a great time making innovative games.
Here we go! So it begins! New Zealand once again kick off official GGJ start time for 2020. 
Get ready, Global Game Jam 2020 is just hours away! To many of us Global Game Jam has become a long awaited event. What a better way to start a brand new year? 
In the spirit of creating a truly global and inclusive event Global Game Jam™ will be broadcasting over 50 hours of livestreams from GGJ sites all around the world!
The moment you have all been waiting for! with just over a week to go before the jam begins, we are delighted to bring you the GGJ 2020 Diversifiers!
Your Regional Organiser (RO) team is even bigger for 2020, and have all been working very hard behind the scenes to get jam sites all over the world processed and approved for the upcoming jam! 
Global Game Jam spoke to Pritika Sachdev who as well as being part of our theme committee this year, also works as a Community Manager at CheckPoi
The 2020 edition of Global Game Jam® is taking place on the 31st January - 2nd of February 2020.
We are delighted to announce the GGJ Accessibility Fund for GGJ 2020.
We are extremely happy to announce that we are again partnering with GDC 2020 and are able to offer 25 "Core + Summits" passes to our jammers, organisers, and volunteers!
Get ready jammers! The time has come for signing up to those early bird sites!
Post Modernist Game Bundle On Sale Now
We have not one, but TWO amazing fundraisers happening in October. Check them out and help support GGJ in the process!
Applications to run a GGJ 2020 jam site are now open!  Help us make the 12th Global Game Jam the biggest and best yet! This year the jam will take place on 31 January - 02 February 2020. 
Exciting news for GGJ today as we announce the appointment of games industry veteran Kate Edwards as the new Executive Director for the organisation!
The Global Game Jam is seeking an Executive Director (ED) to oversee its operations and programs, while developing its strategy and guiding its growth.The ED is the key management leader for the Gl

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