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UCT Game Jam

Global Game Jam 2010 Participating Jam Site

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Organizer Information
Contact Name: 
Patrick Marais
Location Information

Computer Science Department
18 University Avenue
Upper Campus
University of Cape Town
Rondebosch 7701
South Africa

Building Name: 
Computer Science Building
Jam logistics
Entrace Fee: 
This site is open to anyone subject only to local age restrictions
Site will remain open for entire 48 hours
Internet Access: 
Internet access available
IT tools: 
Provide specialized game development tools, or licenses for participating jammers
Have access to coffee/beverages and food in close vicinity
No security available
Auditorium space: 
Have auditorium space available

The venue has swipe-card access, but security relies on attendees keeping doors closed.

Please note:

In addition to registering here - we also need you to send an email to the organizer patrickatcs [dot] uct [dot] ac [dot] za stating additional information to allow us to a) feed you 2) grant you access to the CS computing/network infrastructure. Please see
for details.


Sponsorship...and prizes

Good news! We have now secured sponsorship from Derivco, Microsoft, Afrigraph and the UCT computer science dept.

Microsoft will be providing an Xbox360 Elite + a host of other goodies for the winning team. We are still looking at prizes for the runners up.


Updated site info

Hi all - see the updated 'Notes' section above. We need you to send an email (Name, ID number, dietary requirements, if any) giving us extra info to make your life more bearable during the long slog ;-)

I have also uodated the info I had for the previous Jam - I will continue to update this as more information becomes available.


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