Ready to Jam? Build a stand out game for the HTC Vive!

Welcome to the 5th Global Archiact Jam! Join us in creating a virtual reality movement. We want to know who can make the best VR game for the HTC Vive

The Grand Prize, awarded to one winner is one (1) 10 x 10 booth at CVR 2017, the premiere conference for everything virtual reality and eight (8) individual 2-Hour VR business consultations.

PLEASE NOTE: There is no theme. Each developer is free to come up with their own theme, so BRING IT!

The Global Archiact Jam is the perfect opportunity to turn daydreams into reality and create a game for one of the fastest growing platforms.

Are you ready to start jamming? #globalarchiactjam

GET STARTED

  • Learn more about your weapon of choice: HTC Vive
  • Sign up using the "Register for this hackathon" button on the side of this page
  • Find Teammates that have signed up for Devpost

KEY DATES

Milestone 1 -The Elevator Pitch: August 5 at 3:00PM PDT

  • Game Idea (Required)
  • Description (required)
  • Team/Individual (required)

Milestone 2 - Screenshots or it didn’t happen: August 11 at 3:00PM PDT

  • Game Screenshots (Required)
  • Video Preview(Required)
  • Updated Description
  • Any other relevant update

Milestone 3 - Final Build: August 18 at 3:00PM PDT

  • Submit your build in a zip file
  • Updated Description
  • Final Updated Screenshots
  • Final Updated Video Preview

BONUS POINTS: Multi-player function

View full rules

Eligibility

Please see Contest Terms for full eligibility requirements. 

How to enter

GETTING STARTED

  • Click "Register for this hackathon" on this page
  • Use Devpost to look for teammates or participate as an individual
  • Review the Rules & Legal Terms
  • E-mail the organizer if you have any questions

SUBMITTING

Milestone 1:
  • Click "Enter a submission"
  • Add a new project or select one of your existing portfolio projects
  • Name your project and provide a quick elevator pitch (what's the game about?)
  • If applicable: Add team members via e-mail (they must also be registered on Devpost)
  • Click "Save"
  • Agree to the rules and Devpost terms of service
  • Hit "Submit to Global Archiact Jam"
Milestone 2:
  • Update your submission from Milestone 1 with game screenshots or video
  • Make any relevant changes to description
Milestone 3:
  • Update your submission from Milestone 1 with your build zip file

Judges

Eric Hine

Eric Hine
Executive Producer, Archiact Interactive

Elbert Perez

Elbert Perez
Senior VR Developer, HTC

Jesse Joudrey

Jesse Joudrey
CEO, VRChat

Denny Unger

Denny Unger
CEO, Cloudhead Games

Andrew Douthwaite

Andrew Douthwaite
COO, WEARVR

Justin Liebregets

Justin Liebregets
CTO, Futuretown

Judging Criteria

  • UX (Maximum 5 Points)
  • Creativity (Maximum 5 Points)
  • Gameplay (Maximum 5 Points)
  • Immersion (Maximum 5 Points)
  • Interactivity (Maximum 5 Points)