The University of New Mexico's Interdisciplinary Film and Digital Media Program is hosting the Rio Grande Chapter of the International Game Developer's Association's Fourth Annual N.M. Game Jam Friday-Sunday, Aug. 24-26.

The N.M. Game Jam is a game development challenge where teams create a playable game prototype based on a given theme. Teams have 48 hours to develop their game before demonstrating it. All games will be featured on the N.M. Game Jam website.

The Game Jam will be held at the IFDM's facilities at Mesa del Sol, 5700B University West Blvd.

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