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3rd Annual Winnipeg Game Jam

Bring your game ideas to life! The third annual Peg Jam kicks off June 16-19!

The Winnipeg Game Collective is proud to announce the 2016 Winnipeg Game Jam. Last year's event was a huge success with 60 participants creating 20 games over three days. This year's jam promises even more excitement with new speakers and awesome new games. A special thanks goes out to our industry partners New Media Manitoba and Electric Monk Media for making this event possible. 

Check out some highlights from PegJam 2016!

Poster for the game jam

Special guests include Graeme Borland of Owlchemy Labs, artist Amy Gerardy, Mike Berg of WeHeartGames, Brett Lowey of BrainGood Games and Calvin French of Kitty Lambda Games from Calgary, Alberta. These speakers will join us for the weekend to help groups develop their creative vision and even make some games themselves. Register now as space is limited! 

The talks this year are focused on developers who have had success breaking into commercial markets as indies and should be entertaining and informative!

Graeme Borland - Owlchemy Labs - www.graemeborland.com
Amy Gerardy - Freelance artist - www.amygerardy.com
Mike Berg - WeHeartGames - www.weheartgames.com
Brett Lowey - BrainGood Games - www.braingoodgames.com
Calvin French - Kitty Lambda - Games kittylambda.com

Schedule: 

  • Thursday, June 16: 6 PM - 9 PM:
    Speakers and Orientation
  • Friday, June 17: 6 PM - Midnight:
    Game Jamming

  • Saturday, June 18: 9 AM - Midnight:
    Game Jamming

  • Sunday, June 19: 9 AM - 10 PM:
    Game Jamming and Presentation of Games
Where: ACI Classrooms, 4th Floor, 245 McDermot Ave
Cost: $30

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