Ever want to have a go at making a game? Well now you can! University of Limerick’s Game Development Society is holding a Game Jam on the 11th of November 10AM-10PM. Not a student? Not a problem! This event is open to everyone, from first-timers to experienced veterans. All forms of games are accepted: Digital games, board games, card games etc.

Join UL Games Development Society in their first game jam in UL. Hosted in the CSIS building in the University of Limerick.

Price to enter the event: €10

Pay on the door.

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Event details:

Make a game in our 12 hour game jam at University of Limerick CSIS department. The event is being run by UL Game Development Societ and GameCraft. Lunch will be provided around 1PM. Prizes details will be announced on the day! Attendees can form teams or work individually. The organisers will assist in the creation of team, and pre-made teams are allowed. Free wifi and LAN access will be provided and the password will be made available on the day. The theme for the game jam will be announced in the venue on the day. It is okay to deviate from the theme, it serves mostly to help jumpstart your creative process.

What you need:

Bring your own laptop/computer, devices, peripherals, and cables and other materials you might to create a game. Bring pen a paper to help you write down notes and ideas. Make sure you’ve installed/updated any programs you need and updated before you attend the jam.

Code of conduct:

This is normally not even required as we tend to have an excellent time. However, in the interest of keeping the event fun and safe we have some rules. It typically boils down to “Be excellent to each other”. At least one organiser will be on the premises at any one time, though we typically have 2 or 3. If you have any questions or queiries feel free to approach an organiser.

As an attendee you agree to the following: