Are You Ahead Of The Game…?!

There have been a number of significant new events in the world of funding and financing video games in the last twelve months. Tax relief for game developers, putting them on a par with film …

Stormcloud Presents Paper, Pandas, Pregnancy & Propaganda

The team at Stormcloud Games have been pushing the boat out for their initial title, Mr Shingu’s Paper Zoo.  They were at Dare ProtoPlay’s indie showcase, with branded t-shirts, iPads and boundless enthusiasm. The game …

V&A Appoints BAFTA Winner As First Ever Game Designer In Residence

The V&A Museum “the world’s greatest museum of art and design” has appointed its first ever Game Designer In Residence.  It’s someone who may be familiar to Scottish Games Network readers.  Sophia George is (deep breath …

Abertay University Launches ‘Code Bar’ Selling Student Game Prototypes To Developer/Publishers

The University of Abertay in Dundee today launched The Code Bar, a new service which allows game prototypes created by students to be purchased by developers and publishers who wish to complete them and take …

Quartic Llama Working With National Museum To Educate New Generation Of Vikings

We’ve mentioned Quartic Llama several times in the last few months.  The company received Prototype funding for its first title, lit up Abertay University as part of the NEoN festival and has participated in every …

Introducing: Secret Lunch (and Shu)

The Prototype fund, administered by Abertay University has funded a number of companies, start-ups and new studios in the last several months.  The latest of these is Secret Lunch, a new game development team of …

University Of Abertay Seeking Prototype Fund Portfolio Manager

The Prototype Fund, overseen by the University of Abertay has been responsible for many of the new companies now listed in the Scottish Games Network company directory, setting up and locating in Dundee. The fund …

Swallowtail Games – New Development Studio From BAFTA Winning Students

Swallowtail Games, started life as a team in the Dare to Be Digital competition.  Now the team has secured funding from the Prototype fund, overseen by the University of Abertay and has set up shop …

Free Money!

The Prototype Fund, administered by the University of Abertay in Dundee has helped a wide range of digital media companies get started with grants of £25,000 and access to facilities and students from the university’s …