Happy Birthday Tag - to celebrate the Dundee studio's 15th birthday, it has revealed its six key lessons for running a successful games studio.
The game which kickstarted Scotland's videogames industry reaches its third decade, with 20 Million sales and counting It's true. Lemmings, the first videogame from Scotland to achieve huge international success, was released on February 14th 1991. Designed and developed by the legendary DMA Design in Dundee, Lemmings was the company's first global megasmash (which was... Continue Reading →
The Gruffalo, the beloved children's picture book, written by Julia Donaldson and illustrated by Axel Scheffler, has been joined by a brand new mobile game. Gruffalo: Games has been developed by Stormcloud Games, in conjunction with Magic Light Pictures. Gruffalo: Games is out now for iOS devices - iPhone, iPad and iPod Touch priced at a... Continue Reading →
Celtic Heroes, One Thumb Mobile's Mobile Massively-Multiplayer Online Role-Playing Game (MMMORPG) has just celebrated its second anniversary. Since the game launched in June 2011, it has been downloaded over 1,000,000 times and is, according to the company, the highest grossing mobile MMO in the world. Richard Hasinski, Founder and Director at One Thumb Mobile, told... Continue Reading →
For many game developers, the studio's second anniversary is a cause for celebration, which normally extends to a party, cake, free drink and general partying on down. Reloaded Productions recently celebrated it's second birthday as a big grown-up studio with something a little more global and digital. Players of the studio's popular APB Reloaded title... Continue Reading →
The BAFTA-nominated Guerilla Tea has been in touch to tell us they're two years old this very day. Happy birthday GT. Why not celebrate with a cup of tea, a G&T or a par-T? Guerilla Tea are not celebrating with a 24 hour game jam. They are instead hard at work in their tiny office,... Continue Reading →
Despite a fairly rough 2010, Denki, Scotland's smiliest, shiniest games studio has officially hit 11 years old. As is traditional, they made a cake. No word on the presence of Jelly and/or ice cream, but we're fairly sure there would have been games, party hats and twinkles. We'd like to wish Denki many happy returns... Continue Reading →
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 20 years old. Created, nurtured, ported and developed in Dundee by DMA Design back in 1991, the game has gone... Continue Reading →