2-4 Oct, Glasgow
£500 prize money
Bureau of Silly Ideas and Surge present a Games Jam with £500 prize money
Game development to take place remotely from 6.00pm on Friday 2nd October. Demonstrating of games to be in Central Glasgow from 4.00 pm on Sunday 4th October
Bureau of Silly Ideas and Surge invite you to register for a Games Jam. The theme for the Jam will be released on the 2nd October. There are two categories for the Games Jam:
1. Web based games
2. Mobile games (iOS and Android)
* The mobile game will be published on both iOS and Android – Surge will prepare and publish the apps for official release.
** Bonus points for those who have experience designing both web based and mobile games, and if you have experience developing Web based AR or AR apps.
*** Mobile games must use Unity or UnReal engine
At the presentation a panel of odd judges will select a game from each category that will receive £500, and the games will be tested out by the public in a project run by Bureau of Silly Ideas and Surge. The project is a free community participation arts project taking place in Glasgow and Dundee. There will be no commercial use of the winning games.
Due to Covid 19 there are limited places to allow for social distancing at the demonstrations of the games on Sunday 4th. There is no limit to the number of people on the development team, however for the demonstration event on the 4th only two members of each team will be allowed to attend.
Please send an expression of interest to Alan Richardson on firstname.lastname@example.org by 17.00 on 1st October 2020.
Your expression of interest must include your names, email addresses, your specialty (Web based games, mobile game development or both), link to a personal web site or development blog, and a link to a game/app you have developed on the platform you wish to take part in. You may apply for both platforms. Please contact alan on email@example.com if you have any questions.