2018

Registration

The issue with registration at globalgamejam.org is now solved.
If you are interested in jammer resources you can find them here

And here is an invitation URL for the globalgamejam Discord channel:
https://discord.gg/8WVpDK

Program for tomorrow

08:30 – 08:45 Breakfast
09:00 – 10:00 Showers open
Before 12:00 Register @ globalgamejam.org
12:30 – 13:00 Lunch
16:30 – 17:30 Playtesting
18:00 – 19:00 Dinner

Want a VR break?

Do you want to take a brake and play VR games? There is a Vive setup on the 2nd floor, arranged by our sponsor ING. You can log in with a hva account. Have fun!

Keynote speakers 2018

We’re pleased to announce our two sensational keynote speakers for Global Game Jam® 2018;
Robin Hunicke (Journey, Boom Blox, MySims, TheSims2) and Thorsten S. Wiedemann (A MAZE. / Berlin, A MAZE. / Johannesburg and A MAZE. / Magazine.

Welcome, kickoff and theme announcmennt at 16:30 in the Muller Lulofshuis by Matthijs Dierckx!

What to bring

GGJ2018 is just days away, so it’s time to assemble your jamming kit. Check all of your own hardware that you plan to bring and make sure it’s working and you have all the required power cords and batteries. Get your software together too, and ensure it’s all patched up and ready to go. And checkout these jammer resources on he GGJ website

Here’s a list:

  • Laptop with the software you need to create games
  • USB stick
  • Extension chord

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GGJ18 Diversifiers

Diversifiers are a great way to add a little more fun or challenge to your jam weekend. Sometimes they can be very helpful to limit your scope or refine your ideas. They are totally optional constraints you can choose to add to your GGJ18 game alongside the focus of the theme. It can help your game stand out from the crowd, and you can choose up to 4 when you submit!

For those jammers looking to level up check out the GGJ18 Diversifiers!

Global Game Jam 2018 – Registration opens on December 1st!

From the 26th to the 28th of January, a brand new edition of the world’s largest game jam will take place again. The registrations will open on December 1st 2017, go here to subscribe: http://globalgamejam.nl/
We look forward to meet you again in January!