Game Camps is an initiative to strenghten cross-border ties between the Baltic Sea countries’ game industries. It’s express goal is to help establish at least 10 cross-border game companies over the next 3 years, working with no less than 240 aspiring game developers from Finland, Estonia, Latvia and Sweden. Game Camps is co-financed by the EU INTERREG Central Baltic programme.
Game Camp Riga 2017 - is a 48h Game Jam, that will take place on September 29 – October 1, where you can test your skills at creating games from scratch and developing business background.
Game Camp is a joint effort between the Game Camps network of Baltic Sea, Game Developer Association of Latvia, Casual Games Association, IGDA and game industry hubs.
The challenge is to build a working game prototype within 48 hours and pitch it to the distinguished jury of game industry old-timers. The best projects will be awarded, awesome prizes by event hosts and partners.
Previous event, Game Camp Tallinn, took place in Tallinn, Estonia, from Aprill 4 - 6. In total more than 60 participants, 9 teams were organised, 3 winner teams were selected. The best teams have possibility to get support, under "de minimis" rules up to 10000 Euro.
Game Camp Riga 2017 will take place in Riga, September 29 - October 1, 2017. Venue: Monika Centrum Hotels, Elizabetes iela 21, Rīga, Latvia.
We ask you to register on this site by clicking the Register link on the upper right hand corner. You will then be asked to submit your contact information. After that, you will be able to pitch your game idea, start building team and of course we look forward to meet you in Riga. Please take into account that your personal profile and pitch will be revied by project team, before it will be published.
Participants who pitch idea, will be able to create team with up to 8 (eight) team members.
|Registration||9 May – 15 Sep|
|Meeting Selection||9 May – 28 Sep|
|Costs||Free of charge|
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