Game Jam Venue
The venue of the event will be Bahrain Hall, which is a fully renovated exhibition building inside the Bahrain Polytechnic campus. Each participating team will be given access to a dedicated working area with tables, chairs and Internet access.
There will also be a game corner where public will be able to play games using high-performance gaming PCs and consoles as well as Virtual Reality devices. Additionally a catering area will provide meals for participants along with a separate room that will be available for participants to rest in between development.
GCC Game Jam
The 3rd GCC Game Jam will take place on the 1st and 2nd of March 2018, INFINITEWARE along with Polytechnic Bahrain are organizing the event, Unreal Bahrain and Bahrain Game Developers (BGD) are the community partners.
Participants in the competition will work in teams (2 to 4 members) and each team will be asked to develop a game in 2 days. During these 2 days participants will have access to the venue 24 hours a day. The theme of the required game will only be revealed at the beginning of the competition, to ensure that all games are developed during the event timing.
GCC Game Conference
The 1st GCC Game Conference will be held after the game jam on the 3rd of March. We will be having several respected game developers from around the region giving talks at the event.
The Game Jam awards will also be announced during the conference.