September 29th-30th, 2018
What is M.A.G.I.C. Game Jam?
M.A.G.I.C. Game Jam is an event centered around game creation. In the event, attendees form teams to create a small video game, from concept to playable product, within 24 hours. Attendees will be given a theme they must follow, but can use it to make a video game of any kind. This event is put together by Miami Dade College's M.A.G.I.C. (Miami Animation and Gaming International Complex) Club to highlight the growing game industry in Miami.
Registration is now open!
Where can I register?
If you want to join in on the fun then click the button down below to register and complete your online form.
Deadline to apply is September 9th, 2018. Acceptance letters will roll out the week afterward.
Click the button to register for the event!
LIST OF MORE SPEAKERS COMING SOON
John Bura, Founder of Mammoth Interactive
Mammoth Interactive began in 2008 when programmer John Bura made a bunch of games for the App Store. In 2010, fans came to him wanting to learn how to make games.
John created video tutorials on making games from start to finish. Since then, his game development studio and online education company continues to grow.
John began programming games in 1997 and teaching in 2002. Since 2011 he has been a top-selling online instructor on Udemy.
He specializes in game design, audio, programming, level design, and project management. He has contributed to 40 commercial games for companies including Nickelodeon. Several of the games he has produced have risen to the Top 10 in the Apple’s App Store.
He has a daughter named Charlotte. In his spare time, he likes to cycle, ski, and play ultimate Frisbee.
LIST OF MORE SPONSORS & PARTNERSHIPS COMING SOON
Schedule is tentative and subject to change closer to date of event.
5 PM- Registration and check-in
6:00 - 6:30 PM- Orientation time!
7 PM- Hacking begins!
9:30 - 10:30 PM- Dinner
7:30 - 9:00 AM- Breakfast time
3 PM- Start saving projects
4 PM- Judging/ reviewing begins
5 PM- Winners announced!