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Summer Slow Jams: "VR/AR" Opening Workshop

  • Epicodus 400 Southwest 6th Avenue #800 Portland, OR, 97204 United States (map)

If you attend the workshop, please bring a cable to be able to connect your phone to a computer via USB. We will be able to update our projects and import them to our phones, seeing our VR projects live and on site!

We will have first-come-first-served computers available on site. If you choose to bring your own computer to work on, please have the following installed and ready:
Unity 2017.1.0f3 with Android and iOS target packages
https://unity3d.com/unity/whats-new/unity-2017.1.0

And For Android:
-Java Development Kit http://www.oracle.com/technetwork/java/javase/downloads/index.html
-Android Studio 2.3.3
https://developer.android.com/studio/index.html

Or For iPhone:
XCode 8.3.3
https://developer.apple.com/download/

If you're interested in checking out the project we'll be working from ahead of time, https://github.com/dpid/PIGDefense is a repository for the game we will be making.

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Make a game project with friends and community members in just over a week! Summer Slow Jams is a collection of game jam events happening once a month this summer, providing structure and networking opportunities for creatives in Portland.

Join us in the VR/AR jam opening workshop, where we'll learn to create Unity-based VR environments from a beginners' standpoint!

Start making a game on August 6th and finish up to share by August 22nd.
Join the jam online via Game Jolt to upload and share your game!


This event is open to all who wish to participate, including total beginners, industry veterans, and anything in between. We are dedicated to providing safe spaces for creatives, and this event will operate in an inclusive, discrimination-free environment with no tolerance for abuse or harassment per our Code of Conduct. This event is free and open to the public.

Event updates can be tracked via PIGSquad.com.

Earlier Event: July 29
PIGSquad Mini Arcade at The Armory
Later Event: August 10
PIGSquad Social: Art/Code Night