UC Davis

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The UC Davis Global Game Jam 2019 is coming up on Friday, January 25 at 4PM to Sunday, January 27 at 2PM in the Art Annex and you're invited!

The Global Game Jam is the world’s largest game jam event that takes place globally over the span of a weekend. A game jam can be thought of as a hackathon, but for the creation of small games! You can work in teams or on your own to create any game your heart desires, whether it be an analog tabletop game or a digital videogame, BUT your creation must be based on the SECRET theme that will be announced just before the jam begins. So join us for a weekend of fun, creativity, and games at UC Davis as we take on #UCDGGJ19 together! All welcome, no previous game dev experience required!

4:00PM on Friday, January 25th to 2:00PM on Sunday, January 27th (but you don’t have to stay the entire time! See schedule for event details!)

UC Davis Art Annex, Room 107; Hutchison Dr, Davis, CA 95616 (but there will be other available work spaces on campus as well!)

Our official Global Game Jam website is https://globalgamejam.org/2019/jam-sites/uc-davis (join the jam!)
Our Facebook page is at https://www.facebook.com/events/326238907960792/ (check in on Facebook!)
Our Twitter hashtags are #UCDGGJ19 and #GGJ19 (tweet at us!)


Friday, January 25th

  • 4:00PM Site Opens, Analog Ice Breakers :)
  • 5:00PM Secret Theme Announcement!
  • 6:00PM Dinner, Tool Demos, Brainstorming
  • 7:00PM Pitches and Team Building
  • 8:00PM JAM TIME!
  • 12:00AM Go Home and Rest zZZ

Saturday, January 26th

  • 8:00AM Site Opens, JAM TIME!!
  • 10:00AM Deadline for Profile and Game Page
  • 6:00PM Dinner, Check In, and Progress Demos
  • 7:00PM JAM TIME!!!
  • 12:00AM Go Home and Rest zZZ

Sunday, January 27th

  • 8:00AM Site Opens, FINAL JAM TIME!!!!
  • 12:00PM Game Presentation Arcade
  • 2:00PM Game Jam Ends :(((
  • 3:00PM Deadline for Game Submissions
Who Can Participate: 
Age Restrictions: 
18+ only

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