Global Game Jam 2020 - Brighton, UK

Jam Site Owner: 
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Entrance Fee: 
Maximum Capacity: 
Open for entire 48 hours
Jam Site Description: 

Find the 2020 Jammer Guide with lots of useful information right here! 

For 2020 we are back at The Skiff where we will start Jamming from 6.00pm on Friday until Sunday evening.

*We are happy to announce that our friendly local studio Boss Alien are sponsoring the Brighton site and providing us with funds for the drinks and snacks - thank you!!*

Please arrive from 6.00pm on Friday - we will have a meet and greet in the downstairs coworking area, starting presentation, and group forming.  This wil be a relaxed and informal so please feel free to BYOB if you wish to.

The Brighton site will be a generaly relaxed affair, and people of all talents, professions and skill levels are welcome.  Any kind of game can be created, including digital, physical and paper - and teams will be formed to work around a theme - announced at 7pm on Friday (but shh - keep it a secret until 5pm in Hawaii!)

No background in tech or previous programming experience is needed - we need artists, sound designers, organisers, writers - and enthusiasm to come up with cool game ideas!  People will be on hand to help out where you need.  We also want encourage diversity at the event - under represented groups from the games industry are especially welcome. 

Drinks, snacks and tech support will all be on hand - and the venue can be open for 24 hours from Friday through Sunday, to allow for late night jamming.

To sign up - make sure you click the button above!

We will also be upholding a safe space policy for the event which can be found here.

Food Options: 
Access to food in close vicinity. Drinks and snacks provided on site.
Available Tools or Technology: 
Please bring all your own laptops, computers and other making equipment - we'll have the power and internet covered!
Who Can Participate: 
Age Restrictions: 
18+ only

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