Indie Game: The Movie – Scottish Premiere

Indie Game – the documentary which chronicles the trials and tribulations of independent game developers as they sacrifice their lives, income, pets and children in order to realise their dream, is coming to Scotland. The …

BAFTA In Scotland Needs YOU

Regular readers of industry bible, Scottishgames.net will know that we’re fans of BAFTA In Scotland.  They’re a good bunch, who do much to support the screen industries in Scotland and who are genuinely trying to …

TONIGHT – Computer Animation: Where Science Meets Art

It’s a little last minute, but the Edinburgh Science Festival has a real live PIXAR veteran speaking tonight, as part of the event’s technology strand… Computer animation comes about through a remarkable collaboration between scientists, …

Last Call – BAFTA Scotland Awards Need YOU(r Games)

Time is ticking away.  Entries for the 2011 British Academy Scotland Awards close on Friday 19th of August at 17:00 BST. The new GAMES category is open to every developer from indie-vidual developers, through to …

Please Welcome – The Masques

Games creators and publishers are becoming increasingly comfortable with the idea of using talent from outside ‘the industry’.  Professional writers and musicians are now an established part of the development process – and thanks to …

British Academy Scotland Awards 2011 – Call for Entries

The British Academy Scotland Awards – or Scottish BAFTAs if you prefer – are BACK!  After a hiatus in 2010, the awards, which recognise outstanding achievement in the screen industries in Scotland, are now open …

Culture Minister Criticises MPs Attitudes Towards Games Business

Ed Vaizey, the UK’s Minister for culture, media and sport has attacked MPs general lack of understanding regarding videogames and the industry behind them, reports GamesIndustry.biz. Appearing before the Scottish Affairs Committee, examining the subject …