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Archive for the month “October, 2012”

Jam #4 : Revival

Some people suggested this be run again and therefore that is exactly what will happen.  Same rules will apply until further notice; open to theme-suggestions, a formal competition, a handicap, or otherwise.

Jam #4 will run from between 2:00 PM EST – 6:00 PM EST on Saturday, 10 November, 2012.

Happy Halloween, everyone!

How do I join?

Sign up here. It’s not mandatory but I’d like to get a head count.

IRC: irc://irc.boredicons.com/4hourjam

Any one of the above IRC clients, #4hourjam at irc.boredicons.com . Or if you’d rather use your own client, I’d recommend the following:

ChatZilla: Firefox addon
Miranda: Open-source standalone

And how exactly is this going to work?

Join, make something (or show people what you’re currently making), get feedback. At the end, I’ll collect links to all the running projects to feature in a post-mortem post (with your permission, of course).

Do I have to make games?

Not at all. You can draw, or something. Or sit and watch. Everything’s good.

Do I have to start anew?

Not for this jam. This one isn’t a competition, just a showcase for what everyone’s working on.

Questions? Join the IRC, or email me at thatsnail [at] gmail [dot] com.


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