Brains Eden 2019

Brains Eden is the UK’s largest international students games jam, now in its 11th year at Anglia Ruskin University, Cambridge UK and is supported by some of the biggest games, education, entertainment and technology companies in the world.

Dates Friday, June 28, 2019 - Download as vCalendar
Venue Anglia Ruskin University, East Road, Cambridge CB1 1PT
Website Event website

Event details:

The festival centres on a 48-hour games jam and is an epic celebration of games development that provides a unique opportunity for aspiring games developers to practise, improve and showcase their skills to gaming and technology leaders. Conceived by Games Eden, Popleaf, and Anglia Ruskin University, this vibrant festival is now 11 years old and is fully supported and funded by industry leaders such as Frontier, Jagex and Playstation First.

The games jam is supported by industry talks and a careers clinic giving employers direct contact with the next generation of talent.


Team registration is open!

This year's Brains Eden sold out in record time so don't miss your opportunity to register your team's place for Brains Eden 2019. For £100 per team member, you will receive:

  • Three nights' accommodation
  • Meals, refreshments and snacks across the weekend
  • Brains Eden jammer pack and swag
  • Industry seminars, workshops and career clinics
  • Direct access to representatives from leading games and technology companies
  • Portfolio reviews
  • Opportunity to win a fantastic selection of prizes and be crowned Brains Eden 2019 champions

There are 28 team places available at Brains Eden 2019 - register your university team before we sell out! Late entries will be placed on the Brains Eden team waiting list.

Places for Brains Eden 2019 are limited, so register your place now!







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