£30K On Offer In Commonwealth Games Competition

The Glasgow 2014 Digital Sprint is a new competition, launched by Glasgow 2014, which challenges Scotland’s digital industries to find new ways to engage with the biggest sporting event in Scotland’s history. The brief is …

Game In Scotland – Programme & Speakers

The 2014 Game In Scotland event happens this Saturday.  Taking place at Abertay University’s Centre of Excellence for Videogames, the event brings together dozens of Scotland’s game development studios, speakers and experts, for a day …

Scottish Games Network – An Introduction

In September last year I announced to the world that the Scottish Games Network was moving from a grass roots community to becoming something far more strategic and full time.  I may even have used …

Tacos, Bluegrass & Video Games – Tickets Now On Sale

Last week we mentioned the supremely awesome sounding event taking place early next year which brings together three of mankind’s most outstanding achievements – tacos, bluegrass music and video games. This is a clever twist …

SGN Launch – Hello Glasgow! 27th November 2013

After several delays and changes in venue, the SGN Launch event finally reaches Glasgow.  Taking place on the evening of Wednesday 27th of November at GMAC in the Trongate, Glasgow, this is YOUR opportunity to …

The Scottish Games Network Launches As Scotland’s Video Games Industry Body

Believe it or not, it’s nearly ten years since the Scottish Games Network first launched.  In 2005 we created a simple Yahoo group to help the growing number of game developers keep in touch.  It’s …

Cross Creative – Special Edition – Now Open

We have mentioned the astounding Cross Creative programme from TRC a couple of times in the past few years.  Now the company is offering something new – specifically for women working in the creative industries. …

Conversation with Silicon Valley – Girl Geek Dinners

It has been a while since Girl Geek Scotland hosted a dinner but they certainly came out with all guns blazing for their return, with a host of fantastic guests answering questions in a panel …

Wanted: Women In Tech

UPDATE: Photo Shoot takes place on the morning of Thursday 29th. Our good friends at Girl Geek Scotland are trying to show the world that women play an integral role in Scotland’s technology industries – …

Dare to be Digital – The Indie Conference – Day 1

This year’s Dare to be Digital ProtoPlay featured a two day indie conference, which focused on the issue of convergence – the ongoing overlap between video games and other areas of the arts and media, …