Dundee-based Outplay - the largest independent mobile game developer in the UK - has announced the appointment of mobile industry expert, Stefan Lampinen, to its board.
The Scottish Games Network recently sat down with Michael Zaman and Traci Tufte from Axis Studios, to talk about the company's growing use of 'realtime' technology, and it's work in games, film, and TV.
Games Jobs Live is BACK with a brand new event - Grad Jobs Live - aimed at graduates and those looking for their first role within the games industry. If you've recently graduated and want to find out which studios are out there, the roles they're recruiting for and the opportunities on offer, this is... Continue Reading →
Creative Edinburgh is looking for a new Executive Director to lead the organisation and support the city’s creative community as it emerges from the uncertainty of Covid and responds to the rapid evolution of our creative world. The organisation is looking for someone who understands the reality of working in the creative industries, especially for... Continue Reading →
Do 20 new job adverts at Ubisoft Dunoon indicate a new Next Generation Console Assassin's Creed game set in the Highlands of Scotland?
You may have noticed that the output of the Scottish Games Network has increased over the last few weeks. You may even have noticed that the quality and variety of the writing has improved. This is due to two new members of the SGN team. Andrew Gordon and Ryan Duff have come on board to... Continue Reading →
Guest editorial. Does the games industry have a problem? Crunch, diversity & toxic office culture seems all too common. We asked Purpose HR to explore how games companies can build a positive workplace culture...
UKIE is joining the UKIE Government Kickstart scheme, to help fund games businesses to hire and train young people (aged 16-24) for roles within the videogames industry.
Our friends at Games Jobs Live have joined forces with PocketGamer for another great recruitment event taking place on Wednesday this week. The online event will take place as part of the PocketGamer Connects event, which brings together speakers, delegates and industry experts from across the world. The Connects event runs from Monday November 9... Continue Reading →
A new Edinburgh Napier University spin-out is expanding as it seeks to market a product which brings real-world objects to life in mobile devices. 3FINERY uses and new form of Augmented Reality (AR) technology, it's calling 'Intermediated Reality' to boost customer engagement with remote marketing campaigns, by showing products in innovative new ways. The company... Continue Reading →