Event

Get your game on at the eighth annual Global Game Jam

Join SCAD for Global Game Jam, the world’s largest annual global gaming event. Register for the unique opportunity to connect and collaborate with game design peers, spend 48 intense hours immersed in the game development process and put your design skills to the ultimate test. Winners will receive prizes.

Kickoff is 5 p.m., Friday, Jan. 20, The Guild Hall, 615 Montgomery St. Buses will be provided from Montgomery Hall to the event.

Game development will take place at Montgomery Hall for SCAD students and at Miskatonic Labs, 518 Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd., for the general public.

The judging and awards ceremony is 5:30 p.m., Sunday, Jan. 22, at the SCAD Museum of Art theater. Buses will be provided from Montgomery Hall to the ceremony.

This event, sponsored by SCAD interactive design and game development, Epic Games, The Guild Hall and the Savannah Economic Development Authority, is free and open to the public.

To register, visit the GGJ website.

For more information, email Jack Mamais at jmamais@scad.edu, or SuAnne Fu at sfu@scad.edu.