Minecraft Goes Retro. On A Disk, In A Box, On A Shelf, In A Shop…

The phenomenon which is Minecraft has taken the Xbox by storm.  By the end of March 2013, IGN reported that sales had passed 6,000,000 copies.  It's the fastest selling Xbox... Continue Reading →

Scotland’s 4J Studios & Game Centre, Winners In 2013 MCV Awards

The MCV Awards were held in London last night, with Scotland's independent games retailer, Game Centre picking up the trophy for Best High Street Independent Retailer and the Xbox 360... Continue Reading →

Hebridean Productions Launches Bitzkrieg On Xbox Live Indie

If you're not a resident of Scotland, a reader or an isolationist of breathtaking arrogance, you may not be fully aware of the Outer Hebrides.  They're an island chain off... Continue Reading →

The Friday Financials – Minecraft XBLA & 40 Billion Apps

Rounding up the first week back at work in 2013, we have two stories highlighting the way the global video games market has changed - and how it promises to... Continue Reading →

Introducing: XBL Gamerhub

We're always delighted to hear from new companies working in and around the games sector here in Scotland.  We're pretty well in terms of developers.  At the last count -... Continue Reading →

Stormcloud Games – New Development Studio Created By Games Veterans

Three of Scotland's most experienced game developers have set up a new game development studio based in Dundee. Stormcloud Games has been launched by Frank Arnot, Andy West and Pat... Continue Reading →

Quarrel Vs The Games Industry.

Reproduced in whole, thanks to it being pretty much awesome.  A celebration and a challenge.  After the entire games industry told Denki that Quarrel wouldn't work on console - can... Continue Reading →

Quarrel Finally Heading To Xbox Live – Includes Multiplayer – Millions Make Merry

Quarrel, the highly regarded word game from Denki hit the iOS market towards the end of 2011.  It proved quite popular with critics and players.  It was awarded excellent scores... Continue Reading →

The Ship – Back From The Dead

New Edinburgh-based independent studio Blazing Griffin has acquired the highly acclaimed online title The Ship: Murder Party. The Ship was originally created by Outerlight, another Scottish development studio, which sadly... Continue Reading →

Please Welcome – Amoeba Labs

Ladies and gentlemen, we're delighted to announce that the company entering the staggeringly detailed Scottishgames Who's Who list at the big 5-0 is Amoeba Labs, the new venture from former... Continue Reading →

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