UKTI Multi-Platform App Mission To Silicon Valley

UK Trade and Industry (UKTI) is looking for up to 25 leading app developers from across the United Kingdom to join them on a trade mission to silicon valley, to learn from America’s leading brands, …

IDEAScotland: New Innovation Centre Opens In Dundee

IDEAScotland (Innovation and Digital Enterprise Alliance Scotland) is a new innovation centre located in Dundee’s University of Abertay.  The centre will support start-ups in the digital, technology and creative sectors. IDEAScotland has been created by Scottish …

The Future Of Games In Scotland – Live on TV

Scotland Tonight, STV’s flagship news programme featured a brief discussion on the future of Scotland’s games industry last night. Featuring Interactive Scotland’s Alisdair Gunn, industry commentator, writer, comedian and gamer, Robert Florence and your editor …

Going Global: Learn About Localising

It’s a big wide world out there, kids.  Many countries now enjoy videogames and a number of markets, have huge – and we’re talking enormous – audiences.  Yet many game developers don’t support these markets …

Scotland’s Games Industry – Bigger Than You Think

Updated: Now includes Pixel Blimp In our bid to be the only definitive source of information regarding the games industry in Scotland, we’ve just updated the Company Directory with several new companies and teams.  Please …

Abertay University Launches ‘Code Bar’ Selling Student Game Prototypes To Developer/Publishers

The University of Abertay in Dundee today launched The Code Bar, a new service which allows game prototypes created by students to be purchased by developers and publishers who wish to complete them and take …

Scotland IS Reports Skills Gap Looming In Scottish Software Sector

A recent report from software trade body, Scotland IS predicts that Scotland is facing a serious shortage of qualified staff within the digital media sector: Among the skills in greatest demand are software and web …

LAST CHANCE: China – Full Of Eastern Promise…

The team at Scottish Development International have just enjoyed a successful South by South festival out in Austin, Texas.  The team’s next major project focusing on digital media and interactivity, the Game Developer Conference is …

March Madness – IGDA Scotland Event, Dundee

After a bit of a hiatus its great to see the IGDA Scotland meetings getting back on track with last months meet up in Glasgow, for a play party of the Scottish Game Jam games, …

Game In Scotland – The Panels

That’s it, last day of our special Game In Scotland exclusives.  Today we announce the last piece of the puzzle – the panels. The event is famous for two major topics: How to get into the …