GAME ON! GAME JAMMING in NYC
Friday, 14 December 2012 at 18:30 - Sunday, 16 December 2012 at 19:00 (EST)
Whoa! It's a 48 Hour Game Jam happening simultaneously in NYC and London.
WITH BABYCASTLES, GITHUB, THE NEW SCHOOL GAME CLUB AND MOZILLA
At Parsons' Design & Technology D12 Lab
DOORS OPEN AT 6:30 FRIDAY THE 14TH OF DECEMBER WITH SPECIAL GUEST SPEAKERS.
Joshua Debonis, SortaSoft
Sarah Schoemann, NYU Poly/ Different Games
Scott Roberts, GitHub
Brian Brennan, Mozilla
*Come show us what's possible using the web as an open gaming platform and create game prototypes for the Mozilla Game On Competition. https://gameon.mozilla.org/en-US/
*There is one rule; all games have to be built to run in modern browsers like Firefox & Chrome, without any plug-ins.
*Submit your games to Mozilla's Game On Competition to win a trip to the Game Developers Conference (http://www.gdconf.com/)
* Have your completed game featured in the Firefox Marketplace and published at Chilingo .
SECRET THEME TO BE REVEALED THE EVENING OFF FRIDAY THE 14TH. HINT: BABY LLAMAS.
Hashtag for the event #mozgames
More details on our lanyrd page http://lanyrd.com/2012/gameonnyc/
Friday, Dec. 14
18:30 - Welcome
18:45 - Demos, Talks
19:45 - Drinks, Mingling and Early Brainstorming
Saturday, Dec. 15
11:00 - Game Brief
11:30 - Brainstorming in small groups
12:30 - Lunch
13:00 - Wireframing
15:00 - Designing and Coding
17:00 - Demos
18:00 - Drinks
Sunday, Dec. 16
11:00 - Open Hacking18:30 - Doors close
When & Where
Mozilla is a global, nonprofit organization dedicated to making the Web better. We emphasize principle over profit, and believe that the Web is a shared public resource to be cared for, not a commodity to be sold. We work with a worldwide community to create open source products like Mozilla Firefox, and to innovate for the benefit of the individual and the betterment of the Web. The result is great products built by passionate people and better choices for everyone.