SERIOUS GAME JAM VS-GAMES 2014 (Places Limited!!)

Call for participation to Serious Game Jam – VS-GAMES 2014 Theme: Serious Games (meta-theme to be assigned on start day).

When:

9-11 September 2014 Duration: 48 hours Participation fee: €30

Team Prizes :

1st place: €400 cash prize + 9 month membership for up to 5 team members to AI GameDev http://aigamedev.com equivalent to €630

2nd place: €200 cash prize + 3 month membership for up to 5 team members to AI GameDev http://aigamedev.com equivalent to €210

3rd place: 3 month membership for up to 5 team members to AI GameDev http://aigamedev.com equivalent to €210 Food/coffee will be served throughout the game jam and is included in the participation fee.

*Participants may be allowed to enter/exit the premises during the night with permission*.

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