What’s it all about?
The [Not Only Games] Jam is a Hackathon focused on diversity and inclusion in videogames and new digital entertainment technologies. The goal is to explore creative and innovative solutions that contribute to maximize diversity, in all of its areas, and to build a better world.
Come join us at the Canòdrom in Barcelona, from the 11th to 13th of May. It’s your chance to show your skills and create something awesome.
These are the dates you should write down…
15AprilDeadline to submit your team’s intro video on our web
16AprilVoting period startsA jury from the participant universities will vote for the best intro videos
21AprilVoting period endsA jury from the participant universities will vote for the best intro videos
23AprilFinalists get notified
11MayIntroductory session with the University teams, choose the [Not Only Games] Jam theme, and Q&A session
12MayKick-off at 9am and all day hacking session (basically you can hack till you drop…)
13MayContinue hacking until 12pm. The jury will announce the winners at 3pm
Each member of the winning team gets an Amazon voucher with 100€!
Keep these in mind at all times
Participants must be currently enrolled in one of the participating Universities or be part of a team where the majority of participants are from a participating University
The teams must have 3 to 5 people
Teams will have one weekend to create their project once they have been selected to represent their university
Your entry must be original and coded during the [Not Only Games] Jam, and it must comply with our Rules and Guidelines
You need to be physically at the Canòdrom to participate. You can’t participate online
Bring your own computer, software, and any other hardware you wish to use during the event. We will provide Wi-Fi and power
Participation in the [Not Only Games] Jam is completely free
To participate you must read and accept the [Not Only Games] Jam rules
Got any questions? You’re in the right place!
Do I sign up alone or as a team?
You have to sign up as a team of 3 to 5 people maximum.
Do I need to be physically at the [Not Only Games] Jam location to participate?
Yes. No online option to participate will be offered.
Do I need to bring my own computer to the event?
Yes. We will provide Wi-Fi and power but you must bring your own computer, and it must be Wi-Fi enabled.
Does it cost anything to participate in the [Not Only Games] Jam?
No, it’s completely free!
Does King get to keep my code or idea?
No, anything original which you create is all yours, you own it. We have no intention or desire to use your submission for our business and we are not even keeping copies of the submissions after the winners are announced.
What should I bring?
Wi-Fi enabled computer and any software and other hardware you wish to use.
Who can I contact for further information?
The full [Not Only Games] Jam Rules can be found here –insert link-. Now, we know that you know that there’s nothing better than reading the full [Not Only Games] Jam Rules… But in summary, they are:
- you must be over 18 to enter and have studied or being currently enrolled in University;
- phase 1 is ran entirely by your University so King does not select University Teams;
- all original intellectual property that you create belongs to you or your team and not us;
- your entry must be original and coded during the [Not Only Games] Jam Rules;
- your entry must comply with our Guidelines and Restrictions (please see the full [Not Only Games] Jam Rules for more information).
Canòdrom Parc de Recerca Creativa
Carrer de Concepción Arenal, 165 08027 · Barcelona
The [Not Only Games] Jam is possible thanks to the support from