Next week sees the annual Develop Conference in Brighton. Running from the 12th to the 14th of July 2016 the Develop:Brighton Conference is the must-attend event in the European games development calendar. Learn from your peers and share your experiences, hear from renowned gurus and the sharpest indie newcomers, and get up-to-date with the tools and techniques […]
Andy Murphy from Barclays (joined by Simon and Gareth) gave the teams and excellent presentation on, well, presentation skills, covering everything from what you wear, through how you speak to the importance of a smiling.
This last couple of weeks have been rather busy for everyone, not just with developing their games and businesses but also rather a lot of exams being done! Last week the teams presented updates of their projects with some videos, screenshots and blog updates from them to share below. Also, in other news, Forth State […]
Dan Da Rocha and gave a great talk on his history and career in the industry so far, from the beginning at University with Qube onto Mudvark, Qube 2 at Toxic Games and the beautiful Hue! The Games Hub is also hugely proud to now also be sponsored by Barclays! This means a great […]
This week the hub was given two excellent talks from Nicky Daniels and Jim Milne from Innovation Martlesham. They covered everything from investments through to how you develop and idea into a product and beyond.
With a huge amount of thanks to the University of Essex we’re over the moon to now have our own computers for the teams! This makes a huge difference to everyone and even better makes us even more open to people who want to take part in the next round. The teams were also given […]
Last week the hub and teams we were joined by Steve Stopps from Arch Creatives. Steve spent the day working with each team going through their awesome designs and plans and offering them all amazingly invaluable advice. It’s always an exceptional day when Steve visits and shares his huge wealth of experience giving the teams […]
The hub was visited again the awesome Peter Disney from Wood and Disney accountants. He spoke at length about the many aspects of all things accountancy and the huge importance and role it plays in setting up and running a business. Teams wise, on top of continuing to develop their games and business plans […]
Last week the ever awesome AJ from Dlala joined us at the hub for most of the day. Not only giving the teams a great talk on his and Dlalas history but also getting to know the teams, looking at the projects and giving some invaluable advice! Everything is going superbly well and all of […]
We’re now a month in and things a moving along wonderfully! Everyone is now in a team, their projects decided on and designs well under way. This week all of the teams chose their team names and game titles (well most of them 😉 ). The 6 teams we have are: Ansuz Studios – Game […]