Mt. Royal, New Jersey – Nov. 18, 2011 – The Global Game Jam™ (GGJ), an IGDA event, today announced that registration for the 2012 Global Game Jam is underway, allowing interested people to secure their spot at one of the many locations worldwide. This will mark the fourth year of the event, which brings together students, hobbyists and professionals to team up and create complete, playable games over the course of a single weekend.
“This global event continues to foster creativity in a friendly atmosphere of cooperation and education. Game projects are not even limited to the digital variety,” said Foaad Khosmood, GGJ director.
GGJ co-founder and 2012 director, Ian Schreiber, emphasized the scale of participation. “For GGJ 2011, we had over 1,500 games created by over 6,500 people in 44 countries. We've grown every year, and expect 2012 to continue this trend."
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