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  • Marc Aubanel
  • maubanel@cct.lsu.edu
  • Director, LSU Digital Media Arts & Engineering

LSU Global Game Jam 2018 Stats

February 01, 2018

Louisiana State University


The stats are in for the 2018 Global Game Jam. This was LSU's 4th anniversary and the Jam's 10th anniversary. We had many returning teams and participants and the most recent Jam was another huge success. This past Game Jam is officially the Biggest Game Jam Ever. Here are some stats:

  • LSU Created 13 Games
  • GGJ created a total of 8,597 video games
  • LSU had 69 Participants
  • At all Jam Sites there were 42,800 game jammers
  • We were the only site in Louisiana
  • There were a 108 countries that participated
  • The largest team at LSU was 11 jammers
  • The largest team in the world was 19 members!
  • One of our games was called Soylent Transmission
  • 53 games were called Lost in Transmission

For a full list of stats checkout the GGJ's official release.