Global Game Jam 2021

What is Global Game Jam (GGJ)?

Global Game Jam is a large-scale game jam that occurs simultaneously at multiple sites around the world. This year, the Rutgers Creation of Games Society to proud to be the host of one of these sites. There is a theme given by the organizers of GGJ and then you (+ any teammates you may have) have one weekend to finish a game. It's a whole lot of fun and a great way to meet new people and make some awesome games!


Who can sign up for GGJ @ RU?

Anyone over the age of 18! If you're under the age of 18, don't fret; This just means you must be accompanied by your legal guardian at all times. In this year's virtual setting this means the legal guardian must join the discord and be in the same project as the minor they are accompanying.


How do I sign up for GGJ @ RU?

GGJ @ RU will be run via the Rutgers Creation of Games Society discord server. If you are new to discord, click here for a quick getting started tutorial. Note: You MUST be a member of the discord server to participate in GGJ @ RU.


Where can I learn more about GGJ?

GGJ has a great FAQ section to answer most of your questions, you can find that here. If you have any other questions, feel free to ask in the discord, there will be specific channels set up for getting help!