Cross Creative 2013 Now Open – You Need To Do This People…

Cross Creative is one of those amazing, unique and pioneering projects that you can’t quite believe exists.  It’s supported by several major organisations including Channel 4, Creative Scotland and Scottish Enterprise and over the last …

An Introduction To Scotland’s Games Industry For Governments

Back in May, the second Cross-Party Group On Video Games Technology took place at Holyrood.  It was very well attended, with four MSPs in the room, along with representatives from UKIE and TIGA and around …

Gamescom – Last Call For UKIE Stand

Gamescom is the world’s largest video games event, which combines industry and consumer audiences, creating a unique opportunity to do business and hit potential players, over the course of five days – 21st-25th August, 2013. …

BAFTA Wants You

If you thought BAFTA was just about film and television, think again.  The academy has built up a huge range of games events, activities and expertise over the last several years.  The annual games awards …

Scottish Women In Games – Launch Event

The brand new Scottish Women In Games group is holding it’s inaugural event tomorrow evening at the DCA in Dundee. The group was created to support, highlight and address the issue of women currently working …

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 …

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 Luke Dicken Becomes First IGDA Director Outside US

The International Game Developers Association has voted Scotland’s Luke Dicken to the board of directors, the first director of the organisation from outside the USA. Already a director of IGDA Scotland, Luke now joins the …