Florida International University GGJ 2021 Online

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Event Start Date: 
Friday, January 29, 2021 - 5:00pm
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Hello everyone! 

The discord link above will take you to the FIU UPE server; from there go to the welcome channel and react to the message to gain access to all the Global Game Jam channels. The zoom links will be updated each day for the corresponding workshops and activities.We hope you all have a great time!

Below you will find our schedule for this year's jam:

Day 1: Friday, Jan 29th

4:00PM - 5:00PM     Registration / jammer check in - Zoom

5:00PM - 5:20PM     Talks and Announcements - Zoom

5:20PM - 5:40PM     GGJ Info and theme reveal video - Jamming & Learning begins! - Zoom

5:40PM - 6:00PM     Getting to know each other / icebreakers / group forming - Zoom

6:30PM - 7:30PM     Workshop - Intro to Unreal Engine - Beginners Welcome! - Zoom

7:30PM - 8:00PM     Workshop - How to find Art, Music, and other assets (opengameart.org) - Zoom

8:00PM                      Social time! - Zoom/Discord

8:45PM - 9:45PM     Workshop - Intro to Unity: 2D Game Development - Beginners welcome! - Zoom

9:50PM - 11:30PM   Workshop - 3D Modeling in Blender, for Beginners - Zoom

Day 2: Saturday, Feb 1st

4:30PM - 6:00PM     Workshop - Intro to Unreal Engine - Advanced Game Development - Zoom

5:00PM                       Halfway point!

6:00PM - 7:45PM     Workshop - Unity: Intro to Virtual Reality - Intermediate Workshop - Zoom

8:00PM - 9:00PM     Dinner Social Time - Discord

10:00PM - 1:00AM  Among Us - Zoom

Day 3: Sunday, Feb 2nd

8:00AM                       Breakfast - Zoom

1:00PM                       Lunch - Zoom

5:00PM - 5:20PM    GGJ Development time over! Upload your game to https://go.fiu.edu/ggj

5:20PM - 6:00PM    Game presentations - Zoom

6:00PM - 6:20PM    Everyone votes for their favorite game - Zoom

If you have any questions for the organizing team feel free to reach out through our contact form.

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

Recently Uploaded Games

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This is about a soldier who went to chipotle and lost his memories and now he is navigating through the treacherous labyrinth that is his mind. Also Matty Ice is involved somehow.
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