Creative Technology at London Metropolitan University

Global Game Jam 2016

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Design, develop, create, test and make a new game in 48 hours at the the world’s largest game jam event!  Meet new people, try out new roles and test your skills as you collaborate to meet this year’s (mystery) brief.  London Metropolitan University is once again a host for the Global Gamejam, taking part in The Accelerator in Shoreditch at the end of January 2016.

35 Kingsland Road, London E2 8AA
9/1/16, 4pm – 31/1/16 2016, 6pm


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FRIDAY 29th January
16:00   Arrival and registration
16:30   Welcome from Accelerator – Toby Cress – and FLSC – Dominic Palmer-Brown
16:45   General information & FAQ – Fiona French
17:00   Keynote and secret theme …
17:30   A game of Werewolf with Tyanah Graham
18:00   Brainstorm and network
18:30   Pitch ideas and form teams
20:00   Go have some supper – Shoreditch is bursting with great places –

SATURDAY 30th January
11:00   Deadline to create user profile and game page
14:00   Our stream live on twitch – say hello to mum and the rest of the world –
14:30   Mentoring from friendly professionals
17:00   Playtesting each other’s games

SUNDAY 31st January
15:00   Deadline for uploading games to GGJ site
16:00   Showcase – each team has 10 minutes to do a short presentation
18:00   Go home and sleep!


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