Proper Games Receives Investment From Abertay Prototype Fund

Proper Games has received a £25,000 investment from the prototype fund, run and overseen by the University of Abertay.  The investment was announced by UK government minister for universities and science, David Willets, during a …

ProtoPlay Game Collective Immortalises Players/Games Forever

In the past few years, the pioneering team at Dare to be Digital has held a balloon race, in which participants sent balloons off to all four corners of the world and involved citizens of …

Free Windows Phone 7 Workshop – Dundee – Saturday

Late breaking news time.  There’s a FREE Windows Phone 7 workshop taking place in Dundee tomorrow (Saturday 18th June).  It’s aimed at developers, students and Dare teams, but space is limited.  So if you’re interested, …

Digital Spark Conference, 29-30th June 2011

The second Digital Spark conference takes place at the University of Abertay at the end of June.  The conference focuses on the creation, use and protection of Intellectual Property within the creative industries. Alongside presentations …

Dare ProtoPlay – August 12-14 – DUNDEE CITY CENTRE

ProtoPlay is the culmination of the whole Dare to be Digital competition.  It’s a three day celebration of games, gaming and creativity.  The teams which have competed over the previous ten weeks, have three days …

FPS Trainer Heading For First 10,000 Users

Online games coaching FPS Trainer is heading for 10,000 users, just in time for its live tournament at the end of this week, at the Glasgow arm of the Global Games Jam (you may have …

Dare to be Digital 2011 – Open For Entries

The 2011 Dare to be Digital competition is now open for entries.  The competition is open to students from any university or college of art, either complete teams of five, or individuals willing to join …

FPS Trainer – New Company Offering ‘Online Games Coaching’

Play2Improve is a new company, based within Abertay University, which is focusing on using games technology to help people learn.  The company’s first project is an online coaching service called FPS Trainer. FPS Trainer offers …