Introducing Euphonious

Euphonious is a new company, headquartered in Dundee, created by industry veteran and long-time audio geek Raymond Usher, formerly of Realtime Worlds, Rockstar North and DMA Design. Euphonious is offering a comprehensive range of audio …

Nicholas Lovell – Self-Publishing Masterclass – Glasgow

The games industry is changing and evolving very rapidly right now.  New platforms, new routes to market, new business models, new consumers all mean new opportunities for development studios.  Finding new ways of doing business, …

It Was 20 Years Ago Today…

UPDATED – Now with extra added news coverage! (See below) It’s actually twenty years ago come Monday, the 14th, but LEMMINGS, one of the first truly international superstar smashes of the home computer era is …

Ruffian Recruiting – Reveals(?) Two New Projects

Exciting!  High Action!  Visceral!  Online! According to Ruffian’s latest blog post, the company is already hard at work, with the follow up to Crackdown 2, the company’s first release, which was released back in July …

Scottish Games Jam – Coming Soon

2011 promises to be quite the creative wonderland for game designers and developers.  Anything which encourages new talent, new games and more innovation gets our whole-hearted support. The first development-related event of 2011 is rapidly …

2010 – A Year In Gaming

UPDATED – Now includes Firebrand and Triple B Games… “Apart from that Mrs Lincoln, how was the rest of the play?” Any review of the games and gaming sector in Scotland in 2010 is going …

2010 a review in NUMBERS!

The stats helper monkeys at WordPress.com mulled over how this blog did in 2010, and here’s a high level summary of its overall blog health: The Blog-Health-o-Meter™ reads This blog is on fire!. Crunchy numbers …

Chunk Snowball – Out Now For iPhone And iPod

Chucking snowballs used to be considered good, healthy fun.  Wrap the kids up warm, kick them outside and as long as nothing serious got broken, it was a big win all round.  Now, however, you …

Edinburgh: ‘Scotland’s One And Only Creative Hotspot’

A study carried out by NESTA with the universities of Bristol and Cardiff has highlighted the creative hotspots around the UK.  Scotland has one – the capital. Based upon the number of people working in …

Scottish Government Seeks Game Developer For Commonwealth Games Design Competition

The Scottish Government has launched a game design competition which will tie a student designer and a development studio together, to create a game for the 2014 Commonwealth Games website. While details of the student …