Posted on 25 January 2012
YoYo Games are the official sponsor of the Global Game Jam (GGJ)http://globalgamejam.org/ a 48hour event to take place worldwide on 27-29th January 2012.
YoYo Games are supplying entrants with GameMaker:HTML5 to use FREE to all entrants. This will be limited use for the competition purpose only and will expire once the competition is over, a whole 2 months in total expiring at the end of April (subject to the GGJ terms and conditions). Please see our YoYo Global Jam page here for full details!
Not only that, sign up to our mailing list at the same time to receive 50% off GameMaker Studio when it is released this year!!!
This will mark the fourth year of the event, which brings together students, hobbyists and professionals to team up and create complete, playable games over the course of a single weekend.
If you’re a jammer and wish to apply for a GGJ 2012 Jam Site:
Participants interested in using GameMaker:HTML5 will have to check with their local organiser for coupon codes.
For any queries, contact GGJ at http://globalgamejam.org/contact.
Best of luck!!!