Develop Award Nominations Announced

The nominations for the 2014 Develop awards have been announced, with Scotland making a moderate contribution towards the nominee list. The competition has 24 categories, with 136 companies fighting for the trophies, which will be handed out at the Develop Awards in Brighton on July 9th 2014. There list includes 68 games studios, ranging from one-man... Continue Reading →

Last Chance – Tax Breaks Workshop

THIS IS YOUR LAST CHANCE to come along to tomorrow's Tax Breaks roadshow organised by UKIE and the Scottish Games Network. Tickets are FREE and available through Eventbrite. The workshop takes place at TECHCUBE, Summerhall in central Edinburgh, starting at 6pm. Speakers: Moses Nyachae, Saffery Champness (tax advice) Anna Mansi, BFI (cultural test advice) Paul Gardner, Osborne... Continue Reading →

Monstrum – Procedurally Generated Horror – Coming Soon From Team Junkfish

We've been hearing whispers, terrified, strangled whispers coming from Team Junkfish for the last few months. The company's latest title, Monstrum has been under wraps for some time, but now the first information is starting to hit the press and it sounds like something special... Junkfish spoke to VG247's Dave Cook recently, with the first... Continue Reading →

ION BOND – Coming Soon From Smiling Bag

Ion Bond is a brand new game from Dundee's Smiling Bag. Stewart Hogarth's indie games studio, was responsible for 2013's retro-tastic pinball-esque I am Level and the duck-based paddle-em-up Ducky Fuzz. Ion Bond is another unique and original new title, set inside a particle accelerator. It’s based on a game created for Ludlum Dare in January, but Stewart has expanded upon... Continue Reading →

Introducing THANKS GAMING – Play Games, Raise Money

Have you heard about Thanks Gaming yet? It's a new charity group which aims to raise money for good causes through gaming. Organiser Tom Welsh asked if we'd let everyone know about the organisation... ThanksGaming is a new Glasgow based fundraising team, and we play gaming marathons to raise money for good causes. This is... Continue Reading →

OUT NOW – Civil War 1862 (OSX)

Hunted Cow's has published Hexwar's Civil War: 1862, the prequel to strategy wargame Civil War: 1863, has hit the Mac App Store. Civil War: 1862 features an 8 mission tutorial and 53 detailed missions across 7 campaigns. All missions can be played as both the Union and Confederates (apart from the tutorial). The Mac OSX release includes all... Continue Reading →

Request From SDI

Received from Scottish Development International: Cartoon Network, part of Turner Broadcasting, is a popular cable channel that reaches more than 99 million US households with animated programming targeting kids and young adults .    Some popular series include Adventure Time, Ben 10: Ultimate Alien, Tower Prep, and Aqua Teen Hunger Force. As part of the PAX East Conference, the largest... Continue Reading →

OT NW – Dsmvwld Nw Frm Ldmtrcs!

OK, we COULD do this in the style of the new game from Ludometrics, which would involve removing every vowel from the blog post you're now enjoying, bt tht mght prv fckng annyng s fck ftr cpl f sntncs. So we won't. That does however provide you with a lucious an convenient way to understand the... Continue Reading →

Computer Games Journal Needs New Editorial Board Members

The Computer Games Journal, one of the world's only academic journals dedicated to video games and interactive entertainment, is evolving. The editorial team are focusing on growth and making the journal the preeminent academic publication for the global games industry. As part of this growth, they're looking for new contributors and new members of the editorial... Continue Reading →

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