Brains Eden 2018 - MCV

Brains Eden 2018

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  • Venue: Anglia Ruskin University
  • Location: Cambridge Campus, East Rd, Cambridge CB1 1PT
  • Dates: July 13th-16th
  • Website: Brains Eden
Brains Eden

This year is the 10th anniversary of the largest student game jam in the UK, Brains Eden, which takes place from July 13th to July 16th.

Brains Eden 2017 was the biggest to date, with 165 students taking part in the competition around the theme of 'Give and Take'. Click here to register a team for Brains Eden 2018 and keep an eye on the event's website to learn about this year's theme.

In addition to the game jam, students will have access to seminars and will be able to meet professionals of the game industry who will be giving career advice.

The cost for entering the festival is £245 per team of five students. It includes the team participation, the accommodation for the three nights, meals, t-shirts for the team members, access to networking events, seminars and workshops, and more.


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Feature: Brains Eden

Develop was honoured to be a judge at this year’s Brains Eden gamea festival. Sean Cleaver talks us through the finale of the festival and what it was like to judge such a closely contested competition

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Building up Brains Eden

We speak to the organisers behind the popular games festival about how they hope to kickstart more development careers than ever in 2016