Mindbox and Nasscom Foundation conduct local and national level competitions annually which help students develop competitive and innovative spirit. This year too, they organized Game Jam Titans and Design Championship. Our school, Lodha World School, participated in both the competition.
Students (Srikaran, Anirudh, Helly and Juhi) of Std IX have participated for GAME JAM TITANS. It is a game development Competition open to School students. Participants got a theme seven days prior to the event day, based on which students developed a game relevant to the given theme. The theme for this year was River and Lifeguard. Our students worked hard to build a game on the given theme. They planned the layout, players and graphics for the game. Then they developed the game.
Three teams of Std VII and VIII have participated for Design Championship. It is a platform for school students who wanted to showcase their talents in Technology field. These students have opted Movie Making competition. They have got a theme “Zaaika Mumbai Ka” before seven days. Students along with their parents went khaugalli to shoot their video. After that, they have edited the video and submitted their video online. The Jury members have selected top 20 teams. Hopefully, our team was one of them.
On the final day, 30th August, all the four teams along with teacher went to VidyaNidhi High School, Juhu. The teams were excited and with their hopes, they have reached the venue. 68 teams from all over Mumbai were the participants. The teams have showcased their games and videos in front of the jury members. Then the result has announced. Our game was shortlisted for the final round. The students were very happy to hear the announcement. Then the top ten teams needed to showcase their game in front of all the school participants and jury members. The teams showcased their games. And then that moment came of which everyone sitting in the auditorium was waiting for. By God grace and due to students’ dedication, our school won the Winning Trophy. Students have got cheque of thousands rupees. Even they got the invitation to show case their game at NGDC (Nasscom Game Developers Conference), Hyderabad in the month of November this year.