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 Do you have any burning questions about Global Game Jam®?
As we gear up for another year of Global Game Jam®, at the time of writing we have 295 sites in 60 countries already registered to be part of what looks to be another record-breaking GGJ!
Houdini Indie's procedural node-based workflow offers a smarter way to create high quality game art.
The Global Game Jam®, in collaboration with GDC, is proud to present a limited number of scholarships which consist of an all access pass to the
Global Game Jam®, the biggest and most diverse gathering of game creators in the world, is happening again 29-31 January 2016 and you can be part o
A lot of people do amazing things to allow the Global Game Jam® to happen across over 500 sites in almost 80 countries.
We are proud to announce a new group of volunteers who will help manage GGJ 2016. Thank you to all the wonderful Regional Organizers for making the time to make GGJ great!  
It may look quiet here, but rest assured there's plenty of activity underway already in preparation for Global Game Jam® 2016!
Join us for the first workshop on Game Jams, Hackathons and Game Creation events happening June 22 - June 25, 2015 at the Asilomar Conference grounds in Monterey, California.
We had another record-breaking year at Global Game Jam. 28,837 people registered for 518 jam sites in 78 countries and 5438 games were produced.
...and the last hour in Hawaii goes away, it's time to say a BIG THANK YOU to all our volunteers, regional coordinators, site organizers, collaborators, that have put so much effor
We ask all jammers to make sure they are signed up the the website, and have the GGJ project created by Saturday lunchtime.
During the event, many GGJ sites broadcast live feeds from their locations. It's interesting to see what everybody else is doing around the world!
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As all of you wait for the theme to be announced, here is something to get your creative mind already working: A list of additional design constraints – The Global Game Jam 2015 Diversifiers!

GGJ15 Hello Videos (with subtitles)

These videos were recorded at the end of GGJ 2014 and serve as a nice reminder of how much fun and exciting GGJ can be!

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