Hello VR TROOPERS!!!!!!!
It is an exciting year for Virtual Reality.
VR is positioned to EXPLODE!!!!
If you are interested in getting in on the ground floor and developing for these new emerging VR Marketplaces then we have the event for YOU!!!!
We are launching VR Hackathon/Game Jam #5! Happy to announce the Official Theme of the Hack is.....
GearVR The mission is simple: Prepare for the Oculus Mobile Game Jam (Starting April 13th) by having a weekend hackathon just before (April 11th & 12th).
Here is the proposed schedule for the weekend: Breakfast (Will have breakfast snacks & coffee)
Sat Morning 9am- Meet, brainstorm, and break into groups based on skills and experience.
(It is perfectly fine to have preformed groups or games for the hack.)
Lunch (Attendees must provide their own food)
Sat Afternoon- Work on prototypes in groups.
Dinner (Will provide dinner)
Sat Night- Keep working, tinkering, and iterating on prototypes.
Not sure if you will be able to stay over night. More details as time goes on.
Breakfast (Will have breakfast snacks & coffee)
Sun Morning 9am - Institute for Innovation 8am. Coffee and donuts will help start the day. Sun Day- Keep working on iterating designs/builds. Experienced VR developers will come around to advise and assist groups on finishing projects. Lunch (We will provide)
Sun Afternoon- Around 3 we will all get together to share our ideas/designs with each other and pitch to a panel of judges. Each team must provide a stand alone build of the demo by no later than 4pm on Sunday in order to be submitted for the judges approval.
If you have any questions about the event, feel free to email me at [masked]