2014 CGi IT Challenge Codefest Day

Friday June 27th 2014 - Beau Sejour Lower Concourse

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Most of the teams arrived at Beau Sejour early and got themselves set up for coding, including Team Potato bringing some Christmas lights!

Team Potato from St Sampson's High School
Team Potato from St Sampson's High School

Some teams brought their own supply of sweets to fuel the brain intensive activity of coding.  After all the brain is the biggest muscle so it needs feeding!

2014 CGi IT Challenge Team 1000 Le Mare de Carteret
2014 CGi IT Challenge Team 1000 Le Mare de Carteret

The press dropped in to interview the students.

James Falla (Guernsey Press) interviews one of the teams.
James Falla (Guernsey Press) interviews one of the teams.

Our guest judge Carlos Achler (seated) provided invaluable input on many aspects of game development, careers in IT and more general inspiration throughout the day.

Carlos Achler from e-scape talks to competitors from St Sampson's High School
Carlos Achler from e-scape talks to competitors from St Sampson's High School

All the time the count down clock was running.

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Once coding was over, the judging began.

The judges, overlooked by Ministers Gavin St Pier and Kevin Stewart scrutinise Team Byte Me's game.
The judges, overlooked by Ministers Gavin St Pier and Kevin Stewart scrutinise Team Byte Me's game.
A student explains part of the game to the judges.
A student explains part of the game to the judges.
After deliberation by the judges the prizes were awarded:

Winners - Special Merit

Winners - Special Merit Award Team 1010 Le Mare De Carteret
Winners - Special Merit Award Team 1010 Le Mare De Carteret

Winners - Best Graphics or Sound

Winners - Best Graphics or Sound - Team Neon - Les Beaucamps High School
Winners - Best Graphics or Sound - Team Neon - Les Beaucamps High School

Winners - Best Game Play

Winners - Best Game Play - Team AntSpartanElite - The Grammar School
Winners - Best Game Play - Team AntSpartanElite - The Grammar School

Runners Up

Runners Up, Team Byte Me - Ladies College and Elizabeth College
Runners Up, Team Byte Me - Ladies College and Elizabeth College

2014 CGi IT Challenge Winners - Best Game

The winning team from Ladies College - TeraFormers
The winning team from Ladies College - TeraFormers
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From the winning game : One happy cat having completed a level.

 

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A scene from the winning Cat and Mouse game.
A scene from the winning Cat and Mouse game.

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