Submissions open from 2020-04-18 04:00:00 to 2020-04-22 04:00:00
WHERE & WHEN: CLIMATE JAM is a virtual jam hosted on itch.io. This will be a remote / online jam! We invite developers from across the globe to join, contribute, and virtually connect. The online jam will be covered live over IndieCade social media channels. We invite developers from across the globe to create their own hubs or meetups if they want to jam with their friends. The online jam will be covered live over IndieCade social media channels. Join us on the #climate-jam channel on the IndieCade Discord!
WHY: The goals for the jam are to take action and raise solutions. We believe this generation of creators cares deeply for the environment and holds the power to inspire while using games as a platform.
A growing list of sub-themes:
⊖ Going zero waste
⊚ Caring for the earth
⦶ Political action
⊖ Buying local
⊚ Transportation choices
⦿ Creating work
A grand-prize winner and runner-ups will be selected upon completion of the jam. Awardees will also receive a price package which includes: Hand made original artwork, Promotion of game and studio/individual, Opportunity to be featured at IndieCade events (US/ EU), and a Carbon offset donation in your studios/individual name
The awards will be announced on Earth Day: April 22, 2020.