JOBS: Programmer & Artist Roles At Team Rock Games

Team Rock is looking for a programmer and artist to start a new in-house game development team. Unlike traditional games companies, Team Rock is approaching the games sector from a different angle. The company comes …

Hunted Cow Wants YOU (To Make Boardgames)

Developers! Student teams! Game development societies! In fact games makers of all descriptions! Here’s a unique opportunity for you to work with on a whole range of new games – in a way you may …

Tsumanga Judges Ayrshire High Schools Games Development Competition

Glasgow’s Tsumanga Studios acted as the judge in a game creation¬†competition between high schools in Ayrshire last week. Thirteen schools took part in the competition and prizes on offer included: Most Playable game Best Graphics …

Artists: Zapcoder Wants You

Artists: Looking for a way to build your portfolio, or get your work out and into games? ¬†Got a whole stack of sprites you created for an old project which never got off the ground? …

YoYo Games Expanding, Recruiting New Staff, Moving To New Office

Dundee’s YoYo Games, the company behind the rather awesome Game Maker software has announced that it is expanding. YoYo currently employs 25 people, but is looking for around 25 more to help the company keep …

Jam Spreads Over Whole Of Scotland

As we’ve mentioned in the recent past, the Global Games Jam is a 48 hour competition which challenges teams of developers to create a brand new, original game using whatever tools, hardware and platforms they …

Games And Gift Culture

You may remember that Scottishgames recently introduced Steve Hammond into the fray as a guest columnist, giving you insightful and surprising tidbits into the Scottish game industry’s origins. We’ve also had the wonderful Phil Harris …