Global Game Jam 2018 Phnom Penh

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Trybe Workspace

21 Keo Chea St. (184)

Phnom Penh, Phnom Penh


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Join the biggest international Game Making event happenning in Phnom Penh for the first time!


On the 26th - 28th January 2018 game developers, game students, and game/tech enthusiasts will gather to create great game ideas. During the event, we will brainstorm and pitch ideas, divide into teams, and create as many games as possible within 48 hours.


Everyone is welcome, we need all kinds of skills - from programmers to game designers, artists, and musicians. People with no previous experience are also encouraged to join us, share their perspective and learn more about game development. Just bring your own computer!


The agenda of the event:

Friday 26th of January

  • 14:00 - Doors open/ Registration
  • 15:00 - Introduction and information
  • 15:40 - Osja Studio and DirexPlay - our mentors - will run game development workshops to share their experience in game development in Cambodia
  • 17:00 - Global Game Jam Keynote
  • 17:10 - Theme announced
  • 17:20 - Brainstorming

Saturday 27th of January

  • 8:00-20:00 - Game development in teams.
  • 15:00 - Deadline for registration on

Sunday 28th of January

  • 15:00 - Submission deadline to
  • 16:00 - Presentation of all the games
  • 19:00 - Doors close

This event is geneoursly supported by:

IT Academy STEP Cambodia: organizer

Smart Axiata: chief supporter

Trybe: venue sponsor

Sabay: media partner

Osja Studio: mentor

DirexPlay: mentor

Event participants will have a chance to learn about game development from the experts, create own games and even win prizes from the sponsors!


Are there ID or minimum age requirements to enter the event?

GGJs new global age policy from 2017; participants have to be 18 years old or older to attend. If you are under 18 and wish to attend, please contact us though, and we'll see what we can do.

How can I contact the organizer with any questions?

You can contact us on our facebook page , or send mail to:

What are my transportation/parking options for getting to and from the event?

The location has parking available outside.

What can I bring into the event?

You can bring any equipment that you require to do your work within reasonable limits. No kitchen appliances or similar are allowed. Having own laptop is strongly recommended.

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