Finnish Game Jam 2024

#FGJ24 is a game development event run in connection to Global Game Jam. #FGJ24 is arranged on 26th – 28th of January – as a part of Global Game Jam. With various different #FGJ24 online locations, Finland is celebrating the 15th Global Game Jam in 2024! To hear the latest updates, follow this page and our other channels:


How to join?

Participation requires registration through our Eventbrite page – each location has their own registration. All of the locations are different, contact your local organizer if you need more info.

What is a game jam?

A game jam brings together all types of game developers, amateurs, professionals and students to innovate new games in a single weekend or a similar short time span. Typically participants work in small teams, racing to produce as complete a game as possible with limited time and resources, but unlimited creativity.

What is a Global Game Jam?

Global Game Jam (GGJ) is the world’s largest game jam event taking place around the world at physical locations in every January. In 2017, jammers in 700 locations in 95 countries created over 7000 games.

What is Finnish Game Jam and #FGJ24?

Finnish Game Jam ry (FGJ) is a registered association founded to organize game jam events in Finland. Our main event is our annual game development event, which is part of the Global Game Jam (GGJ). This year’s event is called #FGJ24, and comprises of several game jam locations organized all around Finland. In #FGJ23, we had 23 locations and 347 games created in one weekend!


FGJ Kymenlaakso Hybrid

FGJ Turku Hybrid

FGJ Pelitalo Sture Helsinki

FGJ Kuopio

FGJ Jyväskylä Hybrid

FGJ Metaplay

FGJ Helsinki Veikkaus

FGJ Vaasa

FGJ Rovaniemi

FGJ Jakobstad

FGJ Helsinki Arabia

FGJ Lappeenranta (LUT-campus)

FGJ Kajaani Hybrid

FGJ Tampere Hybrid

FGJ Koala Online

FGJ Porvoo

FGJ Lahti

FGJ Next Games Helsinki Hybrid

FGJ Satakunta Online

FGJ Otaniemi

FGJ Oulu Hybrid