Minecraft Game Jam 2016

This is being postponed until after the end of the semester:

mcgj

Noon Saturday April 16 (PDT) to noon April 17

(world time of event) http://www.timeanddate.com/worldclock/fixedtime.html?iso=20160416T19&p1=1440&ah=23&am=55

The Minecraft Game Jam (MCGJ) is a gathering of Minecraft creators for the purpose of planning, designing, and creating one or more builds or games within the span of 24 hours in survival mode on the Orwell server.

MCGJ is open to all ages and levels of ability, but there will not be much, if any instruction on the operation of Minecraft. A separate Minecraft account is required to join the game jam. Teaming prior to the Jam is encouraged, however there will be possibilities for single participants to join other teams. Please reserve your place through Eventbrite. Registeration required: http://bit.ly/mcgj2016

coordinated categories:

  • Survival Building
  • Survival Engineering (redstone supplied)
  • Survival Art
  • Survival Game

Countdown: http://www.timeanddate.com/countdown/generic?p0=1440&iso=20160416T19

cost:  free

where: Orwell server (ip address sent to registrants)

when: April 16-17 (noon to noon California time, 24 hours)

why: to create, to challenge ourselves and to work together, to have fun, to jam

Site for current information: http://mcgamejam.weebly.com/

created by james morgan and yagiz mungan, minecraft scholars and researchers

Sponsored in part by the CADRE Laboratory for New Media at SJSU

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