Global Game Jam – Underway And Winning…

The Scottish arm of the global games jam is GO. And is… progressing?  Keep up to date with the latest from the competition here.

Scottish Games Jam – Coming Soon

2011 promises to be quite the creative wonderland for game designers and developers.  Anything which encourages new talent, new games and more innovation gets our whole-hearted support. The first development-related event of 2011 is rapidly …

2010 – A Year In Gaming

UPDATED – Now includes Firebrand and Triple B Games… “Apart from that Mrs Lincoln, how was the rest of the play?” Any review of the games and gaming sector in Scotland in 2010 is going …

Chunk Snowball – Out Now For iPhone And iPod

Chucking snowballs used to be considered good, healthy fun.  Wrap the kids up warm, kick them outside and as long as nothing serious got broken, it was a big win all round.  Now, however, you …

Artist In Residence – Mr Hogarth (Redux)

The jolliest little elf in Santa’s workshop has come through for your favourite Scottish gaming resource once more.  Stewart ‘Stu’ Hogarth is back once again – like a renegade dancer (not the reindeer) and is …

Introducing CHUNK Games

Ladies and gentlemen, please welcome a new member of the Scottish games community.  Chunk Games is a new label, created by Glasgow digital design agency Chunk. The company has worked in the marketing, advertising and …

Scottish Government Seeks Game Developer For Commonwealth Games Design Competition

The Scottish Government has launched a game design competition which will tie a student designer and a development studio together, to create a game for the 2014 Commonwealth Games website. While details of the student …

Artist In Residence 003 – Dan Bendon

This weeks Scottishgames.net banner comes to you courtesy of Mr Dan Bendon, the editor-in-chief of Scotland’s most personable (and opinionated) online games website: Ready Up. Mr Bendon tells us he was inspired by a Scottish …

Axis Animation Created ‘Under Siege’ Trailer Hits The Internet

The trailer for the Seed Studios’ new PlayStation 3 realtime strategy game, Under Siege, was released online earlier this week.  Created by Glasgow-based Axis Animation, the trailer was co-directed by Wiek Luijken and Dana Dorian. …