Green Game Jam for Youth

Join the Green Game Jam for Youth,
and Play for the Planet Together!

Welcome all aspiring video game developers who are joining us
for the first Green Game Jam for Youth.


Jam On This

The Green Game Jam for Youth 2021 is focused on the conservation and restoration of forests and oceans. Teams are limited to 6 participants. 

Original New Game

Submit a Powerpoint document to introduce your team and ideas, an explanatory gameplay video and a playable game demo. Choose your platform – we’ll accept any and all!

Green Activations In An Existing Game

Propose a plan to foster player awareness of environmental issues, as well as an introduction to your team and overall idea, via Powerpoint. Proposals can include game instances, crossovers, game modes, maps, skins and more.

Each team can have a maximum of 6 participants.

Sign up first and download this template for submission.

Make sure you have all the information to be a success.

Submit your work before July 30

Important Dates

June 5-July 30

Sign-up and submissions are open

August 2-18

First Round Review

August 19 – September 16

Teams can iterate their proposals based on mentor’s guidance

September 17-25

16 finalists announced


Winners announced


Results to be shared with the world during COP26

Awards Categories

Original new game

Gold Award: 1 winner – USD$10,000
Silver Award: 2 winners – USD$3,000
Bronze Award: 3 winners – USD$1,000
Honorary Mention: 5 selected – USD$500
Regional Awards
(China/North America/Southeast Asia)
To be announced, depending on submission quality

Green activation in an existing game

  • Selected proposals will be presented to game developers for the opportunity to be integrated into a live game!
  • Awards to be announced, depending on submission quality for both global and regional awards

*Additional awards to be announced

Global Judges:

A panel will be formed from selected representatives from members of the Playing for the Planet Alliance, of which TiMi Studio Group is a member.

Regional Judges will be announced at a later time.

About Green Game Jam for Youth

Inspired by the Playing for the Planet Alliance’s Green Game Jam , TiMI Studio Group and Tencent Institute of Games are hosting a Green Game Jam for Youth to encourage green game design proposals from youth around the world for a sustainable future for all. It is aiming to engage over 300 universities across China, North America, and Southeast Asia.