Announcing Scottish Games Week 2022

Scottish Games Week 2022, a week-long, Scotland-wide series of events dedicated to the videogames ecosystem takes place in October 24-28 2022

Keelworks Signs Publishing Agreement With Konami For CYGNI: All Guns Blazing

eelWorks, the Edinburgh-based animation, VFX and games studio has signed a global publishing agreement for its first title, CYGNI: All Guns Blazing.

Game Gurus: Publishing

It’s easier than ever to publish your own game thanks to accessible platforms like itch.io, the mobile app stores and Steam Direct. However, many independent developers still see value in signing publishing deals to get their games off the ground. Should small and/or young studios still be looking to make publishing deals, or are they better taking their future into their own hands?

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 …

Outplay’s Monster Legacy Chosen As Launch Title For Facebook Mobile Publishing

Facebook is moving into mobile publishing and Outplay, the Dundee-based, venture-backed, social-fun company is launch partner. Following the end of the exclusive agreement with social games giant, Zynga, Facebook has launched a programme to distribute …

Develop Magazine Publishes Scottish Regional Focus

In the most recent issue of Develop, the industry magazine for the creators of video games, there’s a regional focus piece looking at the games sector in Scotland. The piece pulls in quotes from a …

New From YoYo Games – Froad – For iOS & Android

YoYo’s busy and efficient release schedule is back with the company’s latest title emerging for both Android and iOS.  Froad (is he/she a frog or a toad?  We may never know…) In Froad, players are …

Looking Bloody GORGEOUS! – New Scottishgames Merchandise NOW AVAILABLE!

Ladies and gentlemen, we are thrilled, delighted and downright overjoyed to introduce the brand new(ish) Scottishgames.net CORNER SHOP. Yes, now, as you read the latest news and analysis of the games business in Scotland, you …

Awards, Commendations, Recognition, GLORY

It’s awards season and Scottish companies are picking up gongs, trophies and accolades left, right and centre.  Earlier this week at the prestigious Develop Awards, which took place at a glittering and star-studded event in …

Nicholas Lovell – Self-Publishing Masterclass – Glasgow

The games industry is changing and evolving very rapidly right now.  New platforms, new routes to market, new business models, new consumers all mean new opportunities for development studios.  Finding new ways of doing business, …