If you've ever wanted to make video games, then you're in luck.

Microsoft's Xbox Game Studios will be hosting an online game development camp for Louisiana residents. The camp begins on September 28 and runs through February 4, 2021.

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Game Camp is free and open to anyone 18 years or older residing in the state of Louisiana.

Teams can be any size or even one person. Each team will need a mix of skills and talents to successfully complete the project.

Below are some of the skillsets that will be needed to produce a game.

  • Animation
  • Art and 3D Modeling
  • Audio/Music
  • Design
  • Marketing
  • Programming
  • Project Management
  • Storytelling
  • Theater/Film
  • Test/Quality Assurance
  • User Research

If you're selected as a participant, you will be provided with all video conferencing software and game development tools needed for the project.

At the end of the camp, teams will showcase their games in front of industry executives.

The application deadline is August 14, 2020 at 7:00 pm. Those selected will be notified by August 28th via mail.

Download the online application here.