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A weekend virtual reality (VR) jam, teams of 1-3, good times and prizes. Noobs and advanced creators are welcome!

THIS JAM IS OPEN TO EVERYONE

Theme

Since this is the same weekend as Ludum Dare, we're doing the same theme (SHAPESHIFT), but only VR projects with teams of 1-3 people. That includes games, experiences, and films. We're keeping this pretty open.

Restrictions

  • Must use Ludum Dare theme = SHAPESHIFT
  • Must be VR game.
  • 1-3 team members max.

Sponsors

Sketchfab | Itch.io | Unreal Engine | Unity | Google Cardboard | SideFX | VRB | HTC Vive | Vuzix | UploadVR


Prizes

We'll be giving away the following items:

  • HTC Vive Development Kits. HTC evangelist be present in NYC. They will review all projects (online/nyc) and award development kits to high quality projects they deem worthy.
  • 1 Samsung Gear VR Headset compatible with Oculus
  • 1 Nvidia Shield Portable and limited edition swag from Unreal Engine
  • 1 Unity Pro License, $100 to spend in the Unity Asset Store, and Limited Edition swag from Unity
  • 1 year subscriptions to Sketchfab Pro, Sketchfab T-Shirts, and get featured on Sketchfab.
  • 1 year subscriptions to Houdini

and possibly more. ;)


Online Jam Schedule via Itch.io

Friday 4/15

  • 9pm ET: Theme announced via Ludum Dare

Friday until Sunday 4/15 - 4/17

  • Create your VR game, experience, or film.

Sunday 4/17

  • 11pm ET: Submit your project on itch.io.

Sunday to Sunday 4/17 - 4/24

  • Online voting via Itch.io for a week!

Monday 4/25

  • Winners announced. Top games will be featured and showcased.

New York Jam Schedule at Sketchfab HQ

http://nyc.vrjam16.com

Note: If local event is full up, you can still participate online via Itch.io here.

Friday 4/15

  • 8-9:30pm - Meet to create teams, get theme, and start your projects.

Saturday 4/16

  • 10am-5pm - Onsite open hours. Make your VR experience or game. We'll have an Oculus DK2, Samsung Gear VR, and HTC Vive present for you to use to develop your projects. Feel free to bring your own hardware.

Sunday 4/17

  • 10am-5pm - Onsite open hours. Make your VR experience or game. We'll have an Oculus DK2, Samsung Gear VR, and HTC Vive present for you to use to develop your projects. Feel free to bring your own hardware.
  • 11pm - Submit your game to https://itch.io/jam/vrjam16

Sunday to Sunday 4/17 - 4/24

  • Online voting via Itch.io for one week!

Monday 4/25

  • 7:30-9pm Public showcase and announce winners at Amazon Loft NYC! Drinks, food, and VR games. [RSVP here](http://showcase.vrjam16.com) for the showcase.

Contact

If you have any questions about this jam, tweet @RAWRsoft.

Let's do this!


Games submitted(30)

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Browser playable (1)
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Windows (23)
OSX (2)
Linux (1)
Android (10)

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VRJam beauty and the beast
Other
Flying carpet for Vive
Action
A VR adventure in a forest!
Adventure
Shift between hovercraft and areal vehicle in a sandbox environment.
Simulation
Wander through a shape-shifting cosmos.
Adventure
Pop the TRUMP balloons, Doom style!
Shooter
Play in browser
You Kill Monsters with LOVE!!!
Action
If you don't have a headset, there's non-VR browser and android versions
Simulation
VR Oculus Rift game which simulates Human Tetris - Japan Game Show "Hole in the wall"
Simulation
Ancient light shifting
Strategy
Action, Music, hand gesture detection game (Leap Motion and DK2).
Action
Pose your bodybuilding protégé into a true champion.
Other
Help Franklin help the moon people with your love!
Action
Stay awhile and listen! No, really.
Puzzle
A VR Obstacle-Avoiding Platformer
Platformer
Shift the Shapes and Shape Shift.
Other
Prototype for Google Cardboard v.2
Simulation
Stealth\Comedy VR Experience
Other
A new perspective on puzzle games
Puzzle
LD35- cubes of power - Oculus Rift 1.3 Runtime Dk2
Platformer
The spirits have taken on monstrous forms. Zap them with your Anti-Anomaly Lasers!
Shooter
A short project for Google Cardboard done for Ludum Dare, involving optical illusions
Puzzle
Ludum Dare 35 - Shapeshifting Tower Defense Game
Strategy
You've got one shot left. Will you take a humans life, or save your own?
Simulation
This is Brick Breaker Game
Help the Ant Queen get down stream to a new home and save her subjects along the way!!
Simulation
Recognize objects by its shadow
Puzzle