Florida International University GGJ 2020 @ FIU PG6 Tech Station

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Open for entire 48 hours
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1st Place: FixIt95
2nd Place: Science Fixin
3rd Place: Re-Air


FIU's 2020 GGJ will be in the Parking Garage 6 Tech Station (blue building), between University Drive inside the campus and 8th street.

Free parking spots and WiFi internet access will be provided for attendees.


View our discord for discussions and announcements:

https://discord.gg/upefiu - Talk in #global-game-jam!

Before GGJ

Unity 2D/3D Game Development Workshop - For Beginners
     January 24th @ 1:30PM in FIU PG6 112
Unity Game Development Workshop
     January 31st @ 1:30PM in FIU PG6 112, right before GGJ

Day 1: Friday, Jan 31st

4:00PM - 5:00PM     Registration / jammer check in - PG6 Lobby
5:00PM - 5:20PM     Talks and Announcements - PG6 116
5:20PM - 5:40PM     GGJ Info and theme reveal video - Jamming & Learning begins! - PG6 116
5:40PM - 6:00PM     Getting to know each other / icebreakers / group forming - PG6 115
6:30PM - 7:30PM     Workshop - Intro to Unreal Engine - Beginners Welcome! - PG6 115
7:30PM - 8:00PM     Workshop - How to find Art, Music, and other assets (opengameart.org) - PG6 115
8:00PM                        Dinner and social time! - PG6 Lobby
8:45PM - 9:45PM     Workshop - Intro to Unity: 2D Game Development - Beginners welcome! - PG6 115
9:50PM - 11:30PM   Workshop - 3D Modeling in Blender, for Beginners - PG6 115

Day 2: Saturday, Feb 1st

8:00AM                       Breakfast - PG6 Lobby
1:00PM                       Lunch - PG6 Lobby
4:30PM - 6:00PM     Workshop - Intro to Unreal Engine - Advanced Game Development - PG6 115
5:00PM                       Halfway point!
6:00PM - 7:45PM     Workshop - Unity: Intro to Virtual Reality - Intermediate Workshop - PG6 115
8:00PM - 9:00PM     Dinner - PG6 Lobby
10:00PM - 1:00AM  Smash Bros Ultimate Tournament - PG6 115

Day 3: Sunday, Feb 2nd

8:00AM                       Breakfast - PG6 Lobby
1:00PM                       Lunch - PG6 Lobby​
5:00PM - 5:20PM    GGJ Development time over! Upload your game to https://go.fiu.edu/ggj
5:20PM - 6:00PM    Game presentations - visit other teams at their tables, try their games  - PG6 116
6:00PM - 6:20PM    Everyone votes for their favorite game, hand count votes on paper - PG6 116
6:30PM                       Prizes handed out - PG6 116

Thanks for another great Global Game Jam!

Food Options: 
Access to food in close vicinity. Drinks and snacks provided on site.
Who Can Participate: 
Age Restrictions: 
18+ only

Recently Uploaded Games

Impound is a Stealth Repair, 2D Top-Down Game featuring a freedom fighter collecting 4 parts for his impounded Extreme Hovercycle 2000 with the goal of escaping the highly guarded Junkyard.
Robot Repair is a top down puzzle game where the player repairs other robots to help fix a damaged space station.
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This site is wheelchair accessible and has accessible toilets
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This site has free coffee
This site has parking
This site has mentors
This site welcomes jammers creating boardgames