GameJam 2017 Overview

GameJam took place on the 4-6 April at Lift99 HQ in Telliskivi Creative City.

More than 50 people from 8 different countries attended the event and created 8 awesome projects.

This GameJam was hosted by IGDA Estonia and Digix in collaboration with Gamecamps and Interreg Central Baltic. The main prize was a development deal worth €10.000 granted to the winning team.

The winning team is Rock, Paper, Feelings who created a RPS game where the main characters are birds who have different sets of feelings with which they fight the enemies. The game was designed by an international team of five people:

Jazeps Rutkis Latvia
Jean-Philippe Dumont Estonia
Kristars Auzins Latvia
Mika Simula Finland
Sebastian Larsson Sweden

Rock, Paper, Feelings team meeting the mentors

Other teams:

  • Blinking Guys (Estonia, Latvia)
  • Cyberwarriors (Estonia, Latvia, Sweden)
  • DevKittens (Finland, Sweden)
  • Papar (Sweden)
  • Roboplatformer (Estonia, Sweden)
  • Secret Path (Estonia, Finland, Egypt, Argentina)
  • Viro Arcade (Estonia, Finland)

Mentors:

  • Vesa Raudasoja (Playa, Finland)
  • Elviss Strazdins (Bool Games, Latvia)
  • Linda Strazdina (Bool Games, Latvia)
  • Alexzander Protasenya (Prototyping expert, Ukraine)
  • Alina Brazdeikene (Creative Mobile, Lithuania)

More photos from the event on IGDA Estonia Facebook page.

http://www.igdaestonia.org/wp-admin/admin.php?page=mailchimp-for-wp