Every year the Global Game Jam brings together thousands of amateur and professional designers to build games from scratch in just 48 hours. The 2011 GGJ took place over the weekend, starting with New Zealand. Coordinator Stephen Knightly shares his thoughts on on the event.
Stephen Knightly is on the board of Playmaker, the independent game developers association of New Zealand. He runs the games consultancy InGame and hosts the monthly Auckland Game Developers Meetup.