Global Game Jam is an international gaming event where developers and fans alike join together to make fun prototypes and learn about game design. Many games can trace their humble beginnings back to Global Game Jam. The event will be taking place in many locations over the next few weeks, but the hub of game design advancments usually follows that year’s keynote speaker.
This year, Extra Credits, a game design youtube channel with a massive following, will be taking up the role. Extra Credits teaches on a variety of subjects from cyclical imbalance, to pose design. Check out their Youtube channel here.
We will be watching out for more news on GGJ2017 in the coming weeks.