Global Game Jam is an annual event for game developers who will develop games based on a theme within 48 hours. Global game jam occurs in various locations all around the world. The first Global Game Jam was held from January 30 – February 1, 2009, at 53 locations across the globe. During the jam, 1650 participants created 370 games. The Theme of the first event was “As long as we have each other, we will never run out of problems” Global Game Jam [Nepal] Event Starts Today
All games produced are created under the Creative Commons Non Commercial Share Alike 3.0 free license, and while they remain the intellectual property of their creators, the Global Game Jam retains the ability to use any game as promotional material.
The 2012 Global Game Jam is recognized as the largest Event in the world by the Guinness Book of World Records according to press release at March 2 2012. Which ran January 27–29 with over 10,684 participants in 242 locations (47 countries). 2209 games were created.
Global game jam 2016 occurs in various locations including Nepal from 29th to 31st January. it will be held at Pulchowk campus. The event starts at 3 pm today. Now Since Today Nepal will be the part of this global event of gaming innovation.