Invictvs Game Jam 2023: Creative Marathon Brings Together Talent to Develop Games
Invictvs Game Jam 2023, a 48-hour game creation marathon organized by Fabamaq, returns to Porto to shake up the gaming world and attract creative talents from across the Northern region of the country. The event will take place at Fabamaq's offices from November 24th to 26th, and registrations have already sold out. Find out all the details in this article!
Invictvs Game Jam is a unique experience where teams of 6 people compete to create original games, showcasing their skills, innovation, and creativity. Prizes up for grabs include state-of-the-art gaming equipment, workshop opportunities, and even shadowing sessions with Fabamaq employees, offering winners a chance to learn directly from industry professionals.
"Invictvs Game Jam is a celebration of the passion and creativity of gamers and game creators from the North. In another year of this initiative, we are excited to offer participants the opportunity to learn from Fabamaq professionals and showcase their skills in creating original games. This event aims to be a platform for inspiration, learning, and, of course, competing in style while fostering significant relationships for the future of these budding Gamers," says Luís Silva, Head of People, Interaction & Brand at Fabamaq.
The selection of the most creative and winning games will be determined by an experienced jury, ensuring that the event provides a platform for participants to showcase their potential and stand out in the gaming industry. Attendees will also have the opportunity to take part in informative and engaging discussions, as well as relaxation activities, including a Nerf War.
Fueling Creativity: The Essence of Invictvs Game Jam
The Invictvs Game Jam is not just a competition; it's a playground for creative minds. Participants have 48 hours to craft a game from scratch. The pressure cooker environment fosters creativity in ways you've never imagined. It's a chance to think outside the box, challenge your limits, and bring your most imaginative ideas to life.
Elevating Technical Skills: Learn by Doing
For budding game developers, this event is a goldmine. It's a platform to test your technical skills in real-time. From coding and game design to problem-solving and teamwork, participants experience it all. The event pushes you to become a better developer, setting the stage for future success in the industry.
Meet Gaming Experts and the Jury
Our panel of juries comprises industry experts who know what it takes to create exceptional games. João Maia, Chief Operations Officer, Sebastião Oliveira, Chief Creative Officer, Vera Francisco and Pedro Tender, Heads of Atlas Team, Ricardo Mota, Communications Manager at PUBG Corporation and Alexandre Gonçalves, Chief Technology Officer will meticulously evaluate and celebrate the most outstanding games created during the event.
Event participants will also have the opportunity to watch a talk, where Robert Oliveira, Head of Game Testing, Marco Paiva, Head of Game Development, José Neves, Senior 3D Artist and Teacher at ESMAD, and António Lopes, CCO, Managing Partner and art Director na AstralShiftPro, will discuss the importance of Artificial Intelligence in the world of Gaming.
Networking Possibilities: Forging Connections That Matter
Beyond the competition, the Invictvs Game Jam is perfect hotspot for networking. It's your chance to connect with other Gamers, developers, and creative minds. Share experiences, ideas, and contacts that can propel your gaming career forward. The relationships formed here often extend far beyond the event itself.
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At Fabamaq, we believe in fostering innovation and supporting the gaming community. It's an opportunity to give back to the industry we love, encourage young talent, and push the boundaries of what's possible in gaming. Stay tuned for more updates, insights, and behind-the-scenes glimpses into the world of gaming and creativity.
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