GameMaker Studio 2, the game development platform from YoYo Games, is now free to download and use for developers all around the world.
Registration is now open for Developing a Data Driven Creative Company, an online course specifically designed for the creative industries to help create more successful businesses using data. Featuring deep expertise from a range of University of Edinburgh staff and experienced industry professionals, the course includes case studies and specifically designed exercises which will lead... Continue Reading →
Digital Xtra Fund, the charity which enables young people across Scotland to learn valuable new digital skills has received a donation of £25,000 from Chroma Ventures to support its annual grants programme.
When was the last time you thought seriously about your plans for making videogames your career? More and more developers are discovering that the opportunity to create their own games is the biggest opportunity in front of them. Freelancing, or building your own studio brings about all sorts of creative freedom and autonomy, but it's... Continue Reading →
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Funding applications have opened for this year’s grants programme from Digital Xtra Fund, Scotland’s charity committed to increasing the number and diversity of young people learning innovative digital skills.
Headed up by London-based independent developer Payload Studios, the Tentacle Zone Incubator is a programme offering mentorship, networking opportunities and an all-round games industry insight to independent developers with disabilities or neurodiversites, who come from lower socioeconomic backgrounds, are of an underrepresented gender, or are POC or LGBTQ+.
ScreenSkills is inviting industry professionals based across Scotland to participate in workshops to help them determine which skills and what knowledge is required to work in job roles relating interactive media and videogames.
Applications for BAFTA Crew Games, the programme to help creators and practitioners in the early stage of their careers, are now open.