over 7 years ago

And the winner is...

The judges have weighed in, and our community has voted! Go to the Global Archiact Jam gallery to congratulate the winners and check out all of the awesome submissions.

Even though the competition is over, you don't have to stop coding. Update your portfolio to inform your followers about new projects and get feedback from fellow hackers.


We're here to help. If you have any questions about the hackathon, post on the discussion forum or email support@devpost.com and we'll respond as soon as we can.

over 7 years ago

Global Archiact Jam Apology & Update

Hello Jammers, 

On behalf of the Archiact team, we would like to sincerely apologize to every person that participated in this round of Global Archiact Jam. One component of the grand prizes was complimentary demo space at our inaugural Consumer Virtual Reality (CVR) conference and expo, which is taking place today, May 14th. 

Due to extremely tight time restrictions, we have been unable to complete the judging portion in time for that prize to be awarded. We are appreciative of everyone’s time and effort, and therefore, we did not want to rush through playing and judging each game for the…

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over 7 years ago

Global Archiact Jam Update!

THANK YOU to everyone that submitted a game to Global Archiact Jam! We were completely overwhelmed and blown away by all the incredible submissions we received. Because of this, our team is taking the time necessary to carefully review each of the submissions, in order to select our finalists and winners.

We know everyone is anxiously awaiting the winner announcement, so we really appreciate your patience as we give this important process the time it deserves. 

A winner announcement is coming soon!

over 7 years ago

Final Milestone Reminder!

Hello Jammers!

You’re almost there! We appreciate all the hard work you’ve dedicated to your games over the past two weeks. The finish line is in sight! Hopefully, you are well on your way to having a playable APK ready for the Milestone 3 deadline. 

Final deadline is April 24 at 6:00PM PT.

We’ve had some questions about submitting Gear VR apps without an Oculus Signature file. Here are two options to upload your APK:

Regardless of which category you're in, provide the link to download your APK in your submission.

Best of luck!

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over 7 years ago

Milestone 2 Reminder

Thanks to all of you that submitted a game idea for Milestone 1. We received 85 submissions and we’re blown away by the ideas we’ve seen thus far!

A reminder that your Milestone 2 submission (screenshots/video) is due this Friday, April 15th at 6:00PM Pacific Time.

If any of you are interested in checking out a VR exhibition in Vancouver, Archiact is hosting CVR 2016 on May 14 and you can get 50% off tickets as a Global Archiact Jam participant. Use the code “GLOBALARCHIACTJAM” for 50% off: 


If you have any questions regarding Milestone 2 or CVR, don’t…

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over 7 years ago

Milestone 1 Reminder

Hey Jammers! Global Archiact Jam officially starts tomorrow. So, don't forget that your submission for Milestone 1 is due Friday, April 8 at 6:00PM Pacific Time. To submit, click the "Enter a submission" button and fill out the relevant fields. (name, description, category, etc) Once you finish, please ensure to hit "Submit to Global Archiact Jam." Don't worry, you will be able to edit this submission for Milestone 2 and 3. 

WEARVR Gallery

If you need a site to upload your game to, check out WEARVR. They have created a Global Archiact Jam gallery to feature your game, so that people…

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over 7 years ago

10 Days Before Global Archiact Jam!

Hello! Thank you to everyone that has registered for Global Archiact Jam. Welcome!

We're incredibly excited to have 80 of you signed up already, as well as our first few submissions! A few updates to pass along:


Have a burning question you want to ask about the game jam? We're holding a live Reddit Q&A this Thursday, March 31 from 10AM to 5PM Pacific time. Chances are someone's wondering the same thing. Link here.


If you're in the Vancouver area, we're offering free Cardboards to every team that participates in Global Archiact…

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