Met Tower Will Be A New £30M Tech Hub For Glasgow

The vacant Met Tower in the heart of Glasgow city centre will become a new tech hub following a £30M redevelopment.

UKIE Hub Crawl – Dundee – 25 May

UKIE Hub Crawl Dundee is a free event on May 25 exploring the topic of ‘Next Level Indies’, featuring speakers from across the games industry

Developing A Data-Driven Creative Business: Limited Free Spaces Offered

The Edinburgh Futures Institute, in partnership with the University of Edinburgh Business School, is running the fifth round of Developing a Data-Driven Creative Business – specifically designed for the creative industries, with free fundeed places on offer

Chroma Backs £1M ‘High Impact’ Venture Fund

Chroma Ventures, the investment arm of 4J Studios has backed the £1M ‘Impact First’ venture fund from SIS Ventures.

FireStoke Appoints Marketing Director

Firestoke, the new publisher which focuses upon games which ‘bring joy’ has appointed Dan Gardener as it’s new marketing director.

Applications Open For Tentacle Zone 2022

Tentacle Zone, the games incubator for developers from underrepresented backgrounds is open for 2022. Following the success of the 2021 programme, applications are open until April 8th, with the incubator running April – August 2022. …

Speech Graphics Raises $7 Million Funding Round

Speech Graphics has raised $7M in a new funding round to help develop its metaverse-enabling virtual assistant technology Rapport.

North Sea Games Accepted For Roblox Accelerator Programme

North Sea Games a new Dundee-based studio has been accepted onto the Roblox Accelerator Programme to help the team create its first game.

Develop A Data Driven Creative Company – Free

The Scottish Funding Council has made 30 x places available free to Scottish creatives on the Developing a Data Driven Creative Company course

£8 Million More For UK Games Fund And Tranzfuser

The UK government has announced an additional £8 million in funding for the UK Games Fund in a new support package for the creative industries