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We’ve plans for another game jam in place. Our last one wasn’t so hot on numbers so this time we’re getting a little hype train going. Before we get started on the hype train we need to build the tracks.

Join us and sign up at the link below!


Let’s make the next one awesome.

The Next Galway Game Jam

We’re already thinking about the next game jam! If you jammed at the Global Game Jam and had the craic, or missed out and want to know more, keep tuned to our site and follow us on social media for updates on our game jam, or other local jams.
Galway Game Jam 5 will be sometime in March 2016.



Global Game Jam 2016

Hey folks!

This weekend Pulse College Galway are taking on the role of jam site for the Global Game Jam! Just like last year, thanks for putting this on guys!

Here’s the jam site list for Ireland (so far):

Pulse College Galway: [](

Griffith College: [](
Pulse College Dublin: [](

IT Carlow: [](

LIT: [](

Sign up to the game jam a site near you or visit Galway for the craic!

We love game jams so I’d like to extend my appreciation to Chris Colston and the organisers from Pulse for putting in the work to make this happen for another year.

See you there!

Galway Game Jam 4 #GalwayGJ4

Make a game prototype in a weekend.

Join a team or work solo. Get to meet other game developers, learn stuff and make stuff. We’ll showcase your creations on our website. Bring your own laptop/game making equipment and anyone you know who likes game jams!

When: Friday 9pm-11pm, Saturday 9am-11pm, Sunday 9am-5pm
Where: The View Room, Aras na Mac Leinn, NUIGalway

Rules for the event:
Theme: a theme will be announced on event launch on Friday. It’s there to help with ideas and it’s open to interpretation.

Teams: Pre-arranged teams are fine but need approval from organisers so let us know beforehand.

Attendance – €5
Online participation – Free – Register before Saturday.

[Get your ticket on eventbrite here](

We will be taking it in good faith that you are starting work on your game along with us. If you are using any pre-made assets (art/music etc.) please opt out of the relevant category when you submit your game for judging.

Behavior: Be excellent to each other!
Should there are any issues during the event, contact one of our organizers.

Event run by Galway Game Jam in association with Compsoc NUIGalway, Galway Gaming Tribes and d’Lovely Game Jam.

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