Running the first online-only Galway Game Jam (w/livestream)

written by Galway, Galway Game Jam, gamejam, news

This event went surprisingly well. While it was organised in haste, in a bit of a last-minute bid to get a gamejam done in 2020, the community really came together around this one to make it a worthwhile endeavor. Want to see the games made at this event? Check out Organiser team Brian (Another […]

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GGJ19 Galway Jam-Site Approved!

written by Galway, gamejam, ggj19, global game jam

Last updated: December 13, 2018

Hi folks, Our Global Game Jam jam-site at the PorterShed has been approved by Global Game Jam 19! You can check out the page here for details about the site. Registration through ClearBookings: If you have any questions let me know in the comments or get in touch at

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Organising a Galway jam-site for Global Game Jam 2019

written by Galway, ggj19, global game jam

Last updated: December 11, 2018

Hi folks, I’m putting together Galway’s next Global Game Jam. Global Game Jam 2019. Over the last 4 years, Pulse College Galway has brought Global Game Jam to Galway and made it into a landmark game making event for the community. Unfortunately, Pulse College Galway has closed it’s Galway Campus earlier this year and Chris […]

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Blender Workshops cancelled – Drop-in replacement gamejam instead! Free entry

written by Galway, gamejam, hotmess, throughthefireandthegames

Last updated: September 21, 2020

Unfortunately we didn’t get enough bookings for the Blender workshops. Everyone who booked a place on the Blender workshops is getting a full refund. Next time I’ll ensure we have more lead up time to the event for promotion. But, we still have the event space booked for the workshops! So why not use it […]

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Intro to 3D Modelling with Blender Press Release

written by 3d, blender, Galway, portershed, workshop

“Introduction to 3D Modelling with Blender” is a beginners level course starting this weekend at the PorterShed, Galway. The workshops will be delivered by Trevor Burke, 3D Artist of Howling Hamster Games. Blender is a free, open-source tool for creating and rendering 3D art and animations. It is used mostly by smaller studios in both […]

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Introduction to 3D Modelling with Blender

written by 3d, Galway, portershed, workshop

Last updated: November 20, 2018

Please book as places are limited. Trevor Burke will be delivering this workshop. Trevor is a professional 3D artist working in the game industry. Trevor will be delivering an ambitious series of workshops for the complete beginner that cover the basics of 3D modelling from concept to export file. You are required to bring your […]

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