UPDATE : Emotional Game Jam's teams are now up to 5 people !!
The jam includes a ranking with prizes. More informations below ▼
The emotional game jam is a human challenge, and offers developers from all over the world the opportunity to create a unique experience around emotions.
This jam has another caracteristic : it's organized by the L3Di University (part of UCO Laval), 25 rue du Mans, 53000 Laval, in France. It starts Tuesday February 18th, 11 am CET (GMT+1) and will end 48 hours later on Thursday February 20th, 11 am CET (GMT+1).
Teams must be composed of between one and 5 people.
⚠ The jam is reserved for people over 18 years old.
Remember to bring everything necessary for the conception of your game (Pen, Felt, Markers, Sticky, Sketchbook), as well as the equipment you will need depending on your speciality (Laptop, Graphic Tablet, Camera, etc). We provide no other equipment than computers (Minimum 2 per team), scanners (1 per team) and an internet connection.
Throughout the competition coffee and tea will be freely available, remember to bring enough food for yourself to last throughout the game jam ! Don't forget your duvet, if you want to sleep on-site (There's no shower).
Each team will have to post there work in progress every 4 hours on the Itch.io forum.
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⚠ The themes of the Jam will be revealed on the Itch.io forum.
The jury, composed of video game professionnals and members of L3Di school, will attribute at the jam's closing three awards :
- Best Emotional Game.
- Best Emotional Graphics.
- Best Emotional Mechanics.
Each prize has a reward. If this is not the heart of the experience, it is a good way to reward the efforts of the great games. (Each member of the winning teams receives a reward).
- For the Best Emotional Game : 50€ Steam Gift Card
- For the Best Emotional Graphics and Emotional Mechanics : 20€ Steam Gift Card
As soon as they take part in the competition, each entrant grants the Emotional Game Jam to use free of charge, in the context of the communication of the event, the name of the team and the game. In the same way everyone accepts the broadcast of their photographic and video image insofar as it is taken on the site, during the competition.
This regulation is subject to french law.
Participation in the Emotional Game Jam implies acceptance by each participant of the said regulations.