Adobe Game Jam - Chicago
Friday, November 30, 2012 at 6:00 PM - Saturday, December 1, 2012 at 8:00 PM (PST)
Adobe Game Jam
Chicago – Nov 30th and Dec 1st
Are you into building Games? Do you want to show your gaming coding skills, have fun, and win some cool prizes? Then come join us November 30th & December 1st for the Adobe Game Jam. You’ll meet likeminded people and learn more about Flash game design and development.
12-month subscription to Adobe Creative Cloud®
Participants will vote for winners in each of the following categories:
- Game concept and design
- You will need to bring your own equipment (laptop and/or devices ) to build and demo the game. (There will be limited set of devices available on-site for testing and presenting your game)
- You should be somewhat familiar with programming in ActionScript 3.
- To save time, either Flash Builder 4.7 beta (free download) or Flash Professional CS6 (free 30-day trial available) are recommended to already be installed on your laptop before the Game Jame begins.
- Wi-Fi will be provided
Friday, November 30th
||Registration/Meet & Greet|
|6:30PM||Introduction: Demo of Stage 3D apps for iOS/Android + Desktop and a basic walkthough of available engines and tooling.|
|7-11:00PM||Brainstorm & Teams: You can work solo or form a team of up to 5 members. Experts will be on hand to help you implement a plan for Saturday’s coding.|
*Dinner and beverages will be provided
Saturday, December 1st
|9:00AM||Check -in (Coffee & breakfast will be provided)|
|9:30AM||Start coding! Experts will be on hand to answer questions and help troubleshoot.|
Break for Lunch (Catered lunch)
|6:00PM||All Games Finalized|
|Teams present games (5 min each)|
|Attendees vote on games|
Winners & Prizes announced
Dinner & Drinks
300 N Elizabeth St. Suite 500C Chicago, IL 60607
Pink and Green lines - Ashland-Lake & Morgan-Lake are the nearest stops: transitchicago.com
Take the 65 and get off on Grand Avenue and Racine.