Global Game Jam 2020

Get ready for our upcoming event, Global Game Jam! This year's edition of Global Game Jam will be held 29th - 31st January. Because COVID-19 is still wreaking havoc in the world, the jam will be held remotely in our Discord server. Also check out our Facebook event. Join our Itch.io!

To participate

Global Game Jam schedule

Friday the 29th

Saturday the 30th

Sunday the 31st

What is a game jam?

A game jam is an event where programmers, artists and gamers come together to create games; both computer games and board games. At our game jam there is a 48 hours time limit and a randomized theme for inspiration. Visit our Facebook page or follow us on Twitter for upcoming events!

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Liu Game Jam archive

If you want to see what others have created, check out the games from our archive collection. You can also check out our old newsletters.

Who are welcome?

Everybody is welcome, student and non-student alike. No previous experience is needed and the event is free of charge.

Where are your events held?

Due to COVID-19 events might be held remotely via the LiU Game Jam Discord, see the specific event you are interested in for more information.

Our events are held at CreActive in Linköping. There is wireless internet, free tea, hot chocolate and coffee.

FAQ

Great tools

Tools for making computer games

Tools for making graphics

Tools for making sound effects

Free game resources

Tools for keeping track of work