Friday, January 27: (The Soft-Start)

17:00 - Sign in
17:30 - Rules, Judges Introduced, and GameJam Challenge Announced!

18:00 - Team Formation

18:20 - Paper Prototypes and Playtesting Ideas

20:00 - Wrap-up and Close!
Everybody goes home. Sleep on your ideas.

Saturday, January 28:

08:00 - Kick-off and power on!
09:00 - Breakfast
13:00 - Lunch
13:00 - Expert Consulting Session
13:30 - Expert Consulting Session
14:00 - Expert Consulting Session
14:30 - Expert Consulting Session
15:00 - Expert Consulting Session
15:30 - Expert Consulting Session
19:00 - Dinner

Sunday, January 29:

08:00 - Breakfast
11:30 - Hands-off! All work on Game Jam Games ends now.
12:00 - Lunch, presentations and meetings with judges
13:00 - Judges Confer
13:30 - Awards
14:00 - Go home and sleep!

Expert Consulting Sessions

On Saturday, between 13:00 and 15:30, GameJam groups will be able to book 30 minute sessions without some expert consultants who will be on-hand to advise and help participants with their projects.

Expert Consultants:
- Sound (Saturday and Sunday)
  • Joseph Marcus (lead)
  • Jason Toy (lead)
  • Jake Garcia

Awards

- Best Overall Game - Audience Award
- Best Overall Game - Judges Award
- Spirit of the Game Jam - Audience Award

Judging Panel

(in alphabetical order)

Social Media Crew

- David Laskey

Other Details

As the event's date approaches, we will be updating this site with further details.





2012 DePaul Game Jam poster design by Dan Kelly