Authentic Game Creation using Gamefroot

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Authentic Game Creation using Gamefroot

Time & Location

12 Oct 2020, 9:00 am – 18 Oct 2020, 5:00 pm
Online event 12 - 18 Oct

About the Event

Do you know ākonga who have some game making skills or would like to experience creating a game? 

Authentic Game Creation using Gamefroot is a game creation competition for school aged ākonga and their whānau across Canterbury. The aim is to create a game using pick a path style coding using Gamefroot.

Your games story

We want to know how much you know about your local area in Ōtautahi/Christchurch? Tell a story through gaming of its history/historical significance. 

We encourage tamariki to work alongside their whānau, ask them to tell you stories about the past and what Ōtautahi means to them.


Win a mini sphero 


The competition runs from 9am Monday, 12 to 5pm Sunday, 18 October 2020

How to submit your game 

  • Create your game on Gamefroot 
  • Fill in the registration form below
  • Copy the link to you game and place it in the area provided 

Learn more about Gamefroot at one of the webinars

  • Learn how to build the basics of a game using Gamefroot.
  • Start putting together your own level
  • Learn to code a playable character to animate and move around the level you create. 

Webinar Dates 

Monday, 12 October - book here 

Tuesday, 13 October - book here

Wednesday, 14 October - book here 

All three webinars cover the same learning material. 

This is a virtual event as part of the Learning City Ōtautahi/Christchurch Learning Days

A Collaboration between ImpactED, Gamefroot and Creative Trust. 

A Rubber Ducky project inspired by Gerard MacManus.

  • Auth. Game Creation- Gamefroot