Game Jams

Global Archiact Jam is an online virtual reality competition. Archiact hosts this VR jam annually, inspiring developers from all around the world to create, entertain, and innovate.

Each Global Archiact Jam draws an average of 200 developers, artists, and designers submitting VR experiences internationally. Entries come from over 14 different countries, including: Canada, USA, Austria, France, Guatemala, Hungary, Malaysia, Mexico, Philippines, Poland, Spain, Sweden, Turkey, and the United Kingdom.

Our Next VR Jam

Interested in VR? This is your chance to make your very own mobile VR game on the Samsung Gear VR or Google Cardboard. There will be some great prizes! You can form a team with other VR devs or fly solo, it's up to you.

The theme: "Is it too late?"

We'll be giving away a free Samsung Gear VR to 1 lucky entry just for registering for the Game Jam. There'll also be prizes given throughout the contest, stay tuned for more details!

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until our next Game Jam on 08 March 2017

Previous Archiact VR Jams

Below are the past game jams Archiact has hosted. We've held jams for several different platforms, including Google Cardboard, Samsung Gear VR, and HTC Vive.

Global Archiact Jam 6

Samsung Gear VR

Welcome to the 6th Global Archiact Jam! We are calling all developers to make the best mobile VR game on the Samsung Gear VR. Make cool games and win up to $5000 in prizes!


We have all one common interest - we love games. Global Archiact Jam is your chance to connect with other VR enthusiasts (or to push your own limits), to build the best mobile VR game. It doesn’t matter if this is your first game jam or your 10th, we encourage everyone to participate.

Global Archiact Jam

HTC Vive

An international online game jam where multiplayer is encouraged!

Global Archiact Jam

Google Cardboard, Samsung Gear VR

The global game jam open to all developers. 

Student VR Jam

Google Cardboard, Samsung Gear VR

World’s first international student VR jam.

Global Archiact Jam

Google Cardboard, Samsung Gear VR

An international mobile VR jam.

VR Game Jam

Google Cardboard

The first ever Student VR Jam.

Global Archiact Jam Hall of Fame

Check out some of our favourite games and experiences from past VR jams.

Zombie Gunner

Samsung Gear VR

In this Gear VR game you choose a level, character, and weapon then go and kill zombies. Survive wave after wave to be crowned the king!

Cody Steen

Developer

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Angry Fridge

Samsung Gear VR

Gear VR game where you're playing as a fridge technician "fixing" a fridge. What that means is that it drops sentient food that makes a beeline for you and you throw it back at it the fridge - until one of you gets poisoned by the bad food or fixed with the good food. Or you can just throw the food around in the room.

Michael Widmer

Programmer

Haiwei Hou

2D/3D artist

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EnVRo Chess

Samsung Gear VR

You can play chess against an advanced AI and choose different environments in which you can experience. All while listening to relaxing music. The game is meant to train your mind in the arts of chess while also fully relaxing yourself in the soothing atmosphere. There are currently 5 environments: Museum, Lonely Island, Volcano, Moon and Underwater.

Cosmin Nicolae Bresug

Daniel-Adrian Aleca

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D.S.A.Z.A.F.N

HTC Vive

D.S.A.Z.A.F.N. simulates a city attacked by zombies who want to eliminate the masterminds , these nerds handle the defenses of the city using drones. Drones are you!

Alejandro Peñaloza Solares

Modelling

Marcelo Roca

Developer

Enrique Oropeza

Developer

Edgar Cuenca Perez

Modelling

Cesar Bernal

Developer

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Cubum

Samsung Gear VR

Handle random Tetrominos (shapes composed of four squares) which are falling down the playing field. The objective of the game is to manipulate these Tetrominos, by moving each one sideways and rotating it by 90 degree, with the aim of creating a horizontal line of ten blocks without gaps.

Bart Krajcarz

Developer

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Peripheral

Samsung Gear VR

Reality is affected by the observer. In Peripheral, what the player looks at can cause matter to materialize or dematerialize. You must use this power to solve puzzles while avoiding the consiquences of your actions. Use observation to affect the state of physical objects in order to solve puzzles in this award winning game.

Richard Bettridge

Developer

John Rockefeller

Developer

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Wrong Voyage

Google Cardboard

Wrong Voyage is a fps/puzzle hybrid game, with a retro style. Explore a highly immersive dungeon-like environment. Use your gun to unlock passage ways and escape.

Flying Guillotine

Developer

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VRougue

Google Cardboard

The player can perform one action per turn. They can attack a nearby monster, move into an empty tile, use a potion or use a magic spell. These actions will be explicitly displayed using a diegetic interface.

Calder Archinuk

Developer

Adir Fakiro

Developer

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Save Me, Hades

Google Cardboard

The dam at the River Styx has broken down! It's up to you, Lord Hades, to save all the Dead by… ahm… guiding them to their final destination - The Elysium, Fields of Asphodel or The Fields of Punishment.

Otavio Padovani

Developer

Daniel Nascimento

Artist

Leonardo Salgueiro

Developer

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Ghost Pursuit VR

HTC Vive

Ghost Pursuit is a new generation Pac-Man, with a touch of Bomberman. It's fun, simple and made with love by a one-man team :) Your character is a funny wheeled robot. But ghosts are never far away and their maleficent laugh will remind you to hide!

Pierre RAFFIN

Developer

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Source Arcana

HTC Vive

Source Arcana is an action game for the HTC Vive that uses gestures to trigger magic spells. Goals are to make it fast-paced, for spells to be counterable, and for a player to win based on actual experience and skill (like a sport) rather than artificial XP points or levels

Daniel Miller-Schroeder

Developer

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