This weekend is Global Game Jam! Also in Berlin!

This weekend is Global Game Jam - also in Berlin... 48h non-stop! You can visit us at URBAN SPREE, Revaler Str. x Warschauer Str... As well the new location of A MAZE. Indie Connect. Follow the creation process of game making. Hang out with us and play some local Multiplayer Games (Spin Wars by Brightside Games, Chalo Chalo by Richard Boeser and Tomasz Kaye, SuperSpace____ by David Scamehorn and Alexander Baard) we will present at the GGJ Berlin Lounge. The presentation and the playtesting of all games developed at the GGJ 2013 will be on January 27, 2013 at 6pm till 11pm!Looking forward to see you playing!

Games we present during the Jam at the GGJ Berlin Lounge:
Chalo Chalo:
Spin Wars:

Schedule for Berlin Global Game Jam 2013

Friday 25th January

15:00 Open doors
16:00 Welcome to the participants
16:10 Presentation by Teemo Haila from Wooga:

As one of the Product Leads of Wooga, Teemu has headed the teams behind recent mobile successes like Diamond Dash iOS and Bubble Island iOS. Before coming to Wooga he has actively participated in organizing game jams and other game development community events though local clubs and the IGDA Finland chapter. Right now he may or may not be working on an unannouced Wooga title.

In his talk Teemu will give a brief glimpse on how Wooga approaches prototyping new games. He will also give some tips on how to make the most of the Global Game Jam based on his experiences as an organizer and a fellow jammer.

16:30 5 minute break
16:35 Personal presentations from the participants
17:55 5 minute break
18:00 Global Game Jam presentation and keynote
18:20 Announcement of the Global Game Jam theme
/ Brainstorming and teamforming exercise
20:00 Jam start
21:00 Dinner
/ Jamming time!

Saturday 26th January

09:00 Breakfast
13:00 Lunch
20:00 Dinner

Jamming time

Sunday 27th January

09:00 Breakfast
13:00 Lunch
14:00 Time for uploadinig the entries to the Global Game Jam website
16:00 Gaming from 4PM till late!

Brighside Games brings SPIN WARS
SPiN WARS - ThaT CRazY oNe BuTToN MultiPLAyEr blaSt'em App! Up to 4 friends battle each other on just one device in this simple but fun arena shoot 'em up game! Control your fighter and pull off your special moves with the tap of just one button!

More details:

17:00 Closing words from the organizers
/ Presentations of the entries
19:00 Beer & Pizza
/ Open feedback session: playing the entries of the other teams
23:00 End

Special Thanks to our GGJ Berlin Sponsors:

Wooga, Games Academy, School4Games, MD.H, SAE,