UK Games Fund Round Nine – Applications OPEN

Applications have opened for the UK Games Fund Round Nine, which offer grants of up to £25,000 to established indie developers across the UK.

Firestoke Funding: $2.2m Seed Funding Round Led by Hiro Capital

Firestoke Funding: The new Scottish indie publisher, founded by Paul Farley, has raised £2.2M in a seed funding round led by Hiro Capital.

Hyper Luminal Games Awarded £35,000 Through Inclusive Design Accelerator

Dundee-based games studio Hyper Luminal Games is one of two studios to receive funding of £35,000 from the Inclusive Design for Immersive Experiences Challenge, alongside Sugar Creative. The challenge enables small and medium enterprises (SMEs) …

Three Scottish Studios Awarded £25K By UK Games Fund

Three Scottish games studios – GLITCHERS, Hyper Luminal Games and Polygon Treehouse – have received £25K grants from the UK Games Fund

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.

Kickstarter Opens For PlayHead – New From LowTek

Playhead – a new time-twisting puzzle-platformer set inside a media players from Lowtek Games is now open to backers on Kickstarter

£35K Prototype Funding For InGAME Immersive Experiences Challenge

InGAME is has opened entries for the new Inclusive Design for Immersive Experiences Challenge to companies across the United Kingdom.

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.

£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