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Global Game Jam @ The Games Academy, Falmouth University
Friday February 3 @ 5:30 pm - Sunday February 5 @ 6:00 pmFree
If you would like to join us for the game jam, please book a free ticket: https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/falmouth-university-games-academy-global-game-jam-2023-tickets-511455817117
The Global Game Jam® (GGJ) is the world’s largest game creation event taking place around the globe. A “game jam” is essentially a hackathon focused on game development. It is the growth of an idea that in today’s heavily connected world, we could come together, be creative, share experiences and express ourselves in a multitude of ways using video games – it is very universal. The weekend stirs a global creative buzz in games, while at the same time exploring the process of development, be it programming, iterative design, narrative exploration or artistic expression. It is all condensed into a 48 hour development cycle. The GGJ encourages people with all kinds of backgrounds to participate and contribute to this global spread of game development and creativity.
The Games Academy’s page of the Global Game Jam: https://globalgamejam.org/2023/jam-sites/global-game-jam-cornwall-2023
Venue: Falmouth University Games Academy, Unit 31 Parkengue, Kernick Industrial Estate, Penryn, Cornwall TR10 9EP.
Dates: 03-05 February 2023, and times:
Friday 03 Feb: 5:30pm to 10pm (launch announcement at 6pm)
Saturday 04 Feb: 8am to 10pm
Sunday 05 Feb: 8am to 6pm
More details available via Eventbrite: https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/falmouth-university-games-academy-global-game-jam-2023-tickets-511455817117