Global Game Jam 2012 Hits Rasmussen College in Ocala, FL

Have you ever wanted to create a video game or be a part of a gaming team? If so, come join Rasmussen College in Ocala, FL for 48 hours of non-stop, intense game creation from January 27-29, 2012. Whether you are an artist, game lover, animator, or computer fanatic, you can put your gaming knowledge and skills to the test during this fun event.video-gaming

During the 48-hours you will be able to expand your creative mind through experimental games. You can put your competitive spirit to use through working within teams to create every element of a game.

DATE: January 27-29, 2012 | Meet at Rasmussen College Ocala campus January 27th at 5:00 p.m. EST

LOCATION: Rasmussen College - Ocala Campus | 4755 46th Court SW | Ocala, FL 34474

COST: Pre-registration cost: $25 | At the Door: $30

TO REGISTER: Visit http://www.gamejamocala.com/

WHAT TO BRING? You can bring your computer, however 45 additional computers will be provided.

The provided computers will have:

• Windows 7 and/or Macintosh OS X Snow Leopard
• Visual Studio 2008 & 2010 with XNA and Direct-X 10.
• Unity 3.x Pro with Android SDK and Eclipse
• XNA Studio 3.1
• Game Maker 8.0 Lite
• ADRIFT & Inform 7 (text adventure software)
• Adobe Creative Suite 5, including Photoshop, Illustrator, Flash and Premiere
• Maya 8
• 3ds Max 12
• Audacity
• Other various graphic and audio editing tools, including microphones and headsets.

MORE QUESTIONS?: Email gamejamocala@gmail.com

 

Learn more about the Rasmussen College Game and Simulation Programming degree.

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An innovator of higher education, Rasmussen College is a career-focused, private college that specializes in offering the most in-demand degree programs in a highly supportive, student-centered educational environment. Rasmussen College offers market-relevant degrees online and across its 22 campuses in the Midwest and Florida to more than 15,000 students. By combining its expertise in career development with high academic standards and with unparalleled student support services, graduates of Rasmussen College leave with the most up-to-date knowledge, the skills that employers look for, and the tools to succeed in their chosen field. Since 1900, the primary focus at Rasmussen College has remained constant: student achievement is of the upmost importance, the employer who hires its students continues to be a valued partner, and Rasmussen College is dedicated to being a primary contributor to the growth and development of the communities it serves.

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