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13th May 2024

Workflow Spotlight: Creating UE5 Cinematic Animations

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Text: 'My Workflow for Creating UE5 Cinematic Animations - Nicole Gregory. Image: A work in progress still in MAYA
8th Apr 2024

Devolver Digital sponsors 200 free WASD tickets for low-income future devs

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Devolver Digital sponsors 200 free WASD tickets for low-income future devs
5th Dec 2023

Games in the City Festival hits Staffordshire University on 11-15th December!

Talks, workshops and panels to help you learn everything you need to know to build a career in games.

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Games in the City Festival hits Staffordshire University on 11-15th December!
19th Sep 2023

Into Games Partners with Staffordshire University London

An exciting 12 month partnership to help create better to help create a more Diverse UK Video Games Industry

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Into Games Partners with Staffordshire University London
14th Aug 2023

Sharkmob are joining as Into Games Industry Partners

Into Games are delighted to announce a wonderful arrival to our family of Partners - the brilliant folks at Sharkmob London are joining as Into Games Industry Partners for 2023!

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Sharkmob are joining as Into Games Industry Partners
14th Aug 2023

How to Send your Game Jam Performance through the Roof with Anything World

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How to Send your Game Jam Performance through the Roof with Anything World
23rd May 2023

Ubisoft UK are joining as Into Games Industry Partners

One of the worlds largest studios joins forces with Into Games to create a more equitable path into the industry

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Ubisoft UK are joining as Into Games Industry Partners
13th Apr 2023

Sumo Group Wrapped

A summary of our impact accross the UK in 2022/23

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Sumo Group Wrapped
16th Mar 2023

Free Tickets to UK Games Events for care-leavers and low-income backgrounds

Into Games is launching an events and travel bursary for those who face financial hardship

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Free Tickets to UK Games Events for care-leavers and low-income backgrounds
3rd Jan 2023

Celebrating our FastTrackers C++ Cohort!

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Celebrating our FastTrackers C++ Cohort! A retrospective on our first programming course...
1st Jan 2023

nDreams Wrapped

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Into Games Wrapped: nDreams
21st Dec 2022

Jagex Partnership Wrapped

A round-up of all of Jagex and Into Games achievements together over the course of a year!

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Jagex and Into Games Year 1 - a summary of our joint achievements
15th Dec 2022

Into Games are partnering with Avalanche Studios Group!

We’re thrilled to announce our newest partnership with Avalanche Studios Group!

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Into Games are partnering with Avalanche Studios Group!
8th Dec 2022

Hangar 13 Wrapped

A quick rundown on the brilliant things Hangar 13 and Into Games partnership has allowed us to achieve together so far…

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Hangar 13 Wrapped
14th Nov 2022

How to write a game design document

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How to write a game design document
10th Nov 2022

Creative Assembly Wrapped

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Into Games Wrapped: Creative Assembly
8th Nov 2022

Into Games are partnering with ustwo games!

We're delighted to announce we're partnering with ustwo games!

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Into Games are partnering with ustwo games!
3rd Oct 2022

Rare are Into Games Partners

As part of our inaugural Industry Partners Program, Into Games are ecstatic to announce that they’re collaborating with the legendary Rare for 21/22!

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Rare are Into Games Partners
28th Sep 2022

Could you be our new Into Games board member?

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Could you be our new Into Games board member?
20th Sep 2022

Studio Gobo Wrapped

A quick rundown on the brilliant things Studio Gobo and Into Games partnership has allowed us to achieve together so far…

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15th Sep 2022

Into Games Supports Mental Health Matters

My name is Rosalie and I work for Into Games and earlier this year, through Ukie, I signed up for a Mental Health First Aid Online Course delivered by Mind Fitness Training.

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Into Games Supports Mental Health Matters
7th Sep 2022

Into Games are partnering with FuturLab!

We're excited to announce our newest Into Games Industry Partnership with FuturLab!

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FuturLab x Into Games Partnership!
7th Sep 2022

Anything World are sponsoring Into Games!

We’re hyped to announce that the awesome Anything World are our newest sponsors!  

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anything world sponsoring into games
4th Aug 2022

Electric Square Wrapped

A quick rundown on the brilliant things Electric Square and Into Games partnership has allowed us to achieve together so far…

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Introducing your... Electric Square Into Games Wrapped!
4th Aug 2022

Ukie and Into Games launch the VGA Awards 2022 at Ukie AGM At EGX 2022

Ukie and Into Games launch the VGA Awards 2022, a celebration of the efforts of the Video Games Ambassadors, the world’s largest network of games volunteers.

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VGA Awards with Ukie and Into Games
2nd Aug 2022

 Into Games are partnering with 10:10 Games!

We’re delighted to announce our most recent partnership with the wonderful folks at 10:10 Games!

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10:10 Games x Into Games Partnership!
11th Jul 2022

Everything you need to know about games apprenticeships we're supporting

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Everything you need to know about games apprenticeships we're supporting
5th Jul 2022

Announcing the Careers Festival 2022! 🎉

Portfolio Reviews, Jobs, and Career Advice! 

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Announcing the Careers Festival 2022! 🎉
5th Jul 2022

What's the IG50? - Our Winners and How You Can Get Involved Next Year!

IG50 highlights the talented career seekers that are looking to get into the games industry and are ready for hire! Learn more about this year's winners and how you can get involved next year!

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What's the IG50? Our Winners and How You Can Get Involved Next Year!
7th Jun 2022

Studio Live: Gloucestershire College + Mediatonic + VGAs

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Studio Live: Gloucestershire College and Mediatonic
19th May 2022

Nominations Now Open for IG50 to Celebrate Underrepresented Talent and Career Seekers in the UK Games Sector 

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Nominations Now Open for IG50 to Celebrate Underrepresented Talent and Career Seekers in the UK Games Sector 
18th May 2022

Studio Live: Greater Brighton MET + Hangar 13

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Studio Live: Greater Brighton MET & Hangar 13.
11th May 2022

Into Games Launches Pilot After School Club For Underrepresented Young People

Aimed at KS3 (ages 12-15), the club's aspiration is to enable a new generation of diverse creators to better tell their stories and find rewarding pathways into creative work.

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Into Games Launches Pilot After School Club For Underrepresented Young People
10th May 2022

Studio Live: Westminster University + Splash Damage

Learn about the work experience undertaken by students at Westminster University.

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Studio Live: Westminster University & Splash Damage
4th May 2022

Games Industry Networking: The Introvert's Guide

The barrier of introversion doesn’t have to be the end of your networking journey.

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Games Industry Networking: The Introvert's Guide
14th Apr 2022

What we learnt at WASD (and what you can too)

Over the 3-day event, we had talks and Q&A sessions from some fantastic speakers, and we want to share some key takeaways with you.

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What we learnt at WASD & what you can too!
30th Mar 2022

How Equality, Diversity, & Inclusion Can Empower the Games Industry

Dom Shaw, EDI coordinator from UKIE shares his tips on how EDI can improve the Games Industry and students looking for their first role.

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How Equality, Diversity, & Inclusion Can Empower the Games Industry
11th Mar 2022

Sumo Group partners with Into Games!

Supporting diverse talent into the sector!

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Sumo Group partners with Into Games!
31st Jan 2022

How Into Games Improved the Kickstart Scheme for the Games Industry

With the scheme coming to an end in March 2022, we thought we would take a look back on our experience with Kickstart, and what we have been able to achieve.

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How Into Games Improved the Kickstart Scheme for the Games Industry
27th Jan 2022

Key Tips to Prepare You for Global Game Jam

Global Game Jam is the world's largest annual game creation event! We are here to talk about how to get the most out of your jamming experience!

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Key Tips to Prepare You for Global Game Jam
20th Jan 2022

How to Get Games Industry Work Experience

If you want to understand what it's like to work in a studio, get to grips with how a game is made and meet some industry professionals up close and personal, there are plenty of options to make that happen.  

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How to Get Games Industry Work Experience
13th Jan 2022

Become a Student Video Games Ambassador!

Become a Student Video Games Ambassador and help transform the lives of young game developers across the country!

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Become a Student Video Games Ambassador!
6th Jan 2022

Media Molecule are Into Games Partners

Media Molecule, the creative minds behind Dreams - a universe of creative tools and game-making magic - have joined forces with Into Games to make game development, as well as the path into the industry, an accessible, fun, and rewarding journey.

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Media Molecule are Into Games Partners
1st Jan 2022

How to Stay Organised Planning Awards and Curriculums

In this interview, we chat with Robin Milton from Women in Games. She walks us through how she stays organised working on a variety of different initiatives and what we can all expect from the Women in Games Global Festival.

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How to Stay Organised Planning Awards and Curriculums
23rd Dec 2021

How to Get from IT to the Games Industry

Changing careers can be very overwhelming. We had a chance to sit down with Dave Gomes and talk about his journey in the games industry coming from IT and what it was like to work on Horizon Zero Dawn.

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How to Get from IT to the Games Industry
21st Dec 2021

10 Tools to Use to Develop Your Next Game

It's always exciting to start on a new game venture, but it can be difficult to narrow down how you want to go about developing it. Here is a list of 10 tools to consider using on your next project.

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10 Tools to Use to Develop Your Next Game
15th Dec 2021

Become an Into Games Champion!

Into Games Champions Training equips you with the tools necessary to become a powerful voice for change in the industry.

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Become an Into Games Champion!
6th Dec 2021

Into Games releases the UK Games Apprenticeship 2021 report

Over 100 game studios took part in our 2021 report looking at the attitudes towards apprenticeships in the games sector.

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Into Games releases the UK Games Apprenticeship 2021 report
24th Nov 2021

Rivet Games - We're Hiring Through the Kickstart Scheme

Are you ready for some more entry level roles in the games industry? Well Rivet Games has you covered with a selection of some really awesome roles that need filling.

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Rivet Games - We're Hiring Through the Kickstart Scheme
18th Nov 2021

nDreams - We're Hiring Through the Kickstart Scheme

There's still time to start your career in the games industry through the Kickstart scheme and nDreams are looking for fill a variety of roles.

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nDreams - We're Hiring Through the Kickstart Scheme
10th Nov 2021

What It Takes To Be a Great Producer in the Games Industry

Becoming a producer in the games industry means having to solve issues quickly and effectively. Steven Golding was kind enough to take some time out to answer our questions about his role as a producer in the games industry.

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What It Takes To Be a Great Producer in the Games Industry
27th Oct 2021

What does it mean to be a UX Designer?

There's a lot of misconceptions around what it means to be a UX vs a UI designer. Anna Wikström joins us in this interview talking about her role and what it means to her as well as some tips on how to grow your skillset.

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What does it mean to be a UX Designer?
25th Oct 2021

Jagex are Into Games Partners

The veteran studio Jagex - creators of the world famous and near-ubiquitous Runescape - have joined forces with Into Games to help make the industry a kinder, more accessible place.

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Jagex are Into Games Partners
25th Oct 2021

What We Learnt Running the Career Stage With UKIE At EGX 2021

Earlier this month, Into Games had the incredible opportunity to host the Careers Stage at EGX, in collaboration with Ukie and Games Industry Biz!  At the stage, we ran four days of guest talks and Q&A sessions with games industry speakers, aiming to break down barriers for the next generation of UK games talent and bust down some long-standing industry myths!

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What We Learnt Running the Career Stage With UKIE At EGX 2021
14th Oct 2021

How to Start Learning Programming for Game Development

The lovely folks at Core Games take us through games programming and getting started

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How to Start Learning Programming for Game Development
13th Oct 2021

Buckinghamshire College Group are Into Games Partners

Into Games are proud to announce that Buckinghamshire College Group will be joining as an Education Partner for 2021/22 academic term.

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Buckinghamshire College Group are Into Games Partners
7th Oct 2021

EGX Career Stage 2021

Into Games and Ukie will be hosting the Career Stage at EGX 2021 to help give advice to anyone hoping to get a career in the games industry.

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EGX Career Stage 2021
30th Sep 2021

Into Games x WIGJ Game Jam 2021

Into Games and Women in Games are joining forces again for a Game Jam of galactic proportions.

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Into Games x WIGJ Game Jam 2021
24th Sep 2021

Hangar 13 are Into Games Partners

Famed creators of the Mafia series and mainstay to the Brighton games industry scene, Hangar 13 have partnered with Into Games.

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Hangar 13 are Into Games Partners
23rd Sep 2021

Helping parents decipher a good game from a bad one

Conversations about video gaming between parents and their children have been going on for decades. Through his family video games database, Andy Robertson is helping to mediate these talks.

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Helping parents decipher a good game from a bad one
16th Sep 2021

Studio Gobo are Into Games Partners

Into Games are proud to announce that Brighton-based co-development studio Studio Gobo will be joining as one of our first Industry Partners for 2021!

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Studio Gobo are Into Games Partners
15th Sep 2021

How Can I Be A Better Games Designer?

In this interview, Vicky talks about what games inspired her to work in the games industry, advice for women hoping to join the games industry and her top resources for anyone thinking of working in games design.

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How Can I Be A Better Games Designer?
15th Sep 2021

nDreams are Into Games Partners

nDreams have been instrumental in paving the way for the next generation of burgeoning talent and studios and now they have become Into Games partners.

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nDreams are Into Games Partners
18th Aug 2021

How to succeed in a Game Jam

In this interview, we talk about their experience entering game jams along with plenty of advice on how to approach your next game jam.

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How to succeed in a Game Jam
16th Aug 2021

Fundamentally Games - We're Hiring Through the Kickstart Scheme

The Kickstart Scheme is helping younger people all around the UK to get their first roles in the games industry. Here are some of the roles available through Fundamentally Games.

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Fundamentally Games - We're Hiring Through the Kickstart Scheme
11th Aug 2021

Electric Square are Into Games Partners

Into Games are delighted to announce that Brighton-based studio Electric Square is coming on board as one of our inaugural Into Games Industry Partners!

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Electric Square are Into Games Partners
9th Aug 2021

What does it mean to be a Brand Manager?

Finding a game's voice is such an integral piece to a game's development and marketing strategy. We were lucky enough to talk with Max Downton from Splash Damage about his experiences working as a Senior Brand Manager at Splash Damage.

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What does it mean to be a Brand Manager?
2nd Aug 2021

Blazing Griffin - We're Hiring Through the Kickstart Scheme

So many studios are taking on the fantastic opportunity to bring fresh talent into the games industry through the UK's Kickstart Scheme. Blazing Griffin is one of them!

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Blazing Griffin - We're Hiring Through the Kickstart Scheme
15th Jul 2021

2021 Core Invitational Game Jam Winners Have Been Selected

Core Invitational Games Jam winners have been selected

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2021 Core Invitational Game Jam Winners Have Been Selected
15th Jul 2021

How to Build a Career as a Core Developer

There are so many different resources aspiring games designers can use to get experience creating games. Core has become a really very accessible resource as it's a free-to-play online game with an integrated game creation system. One of it's community's finest creators, Morticai shares his experience creating games on the platform and how you too can enter the Core development community.

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How to Build a Career as a Core Developer
7th Jul 2021

How to Create Marketing Strategies for Games

In this interview, Melissa chats with us about her experience entering the games industry from fashion, finding a mentor through Limitbreak Mentorship. and how she handles marketing strategy for her clients.

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How to Create Marketing Strategies for Games
12th May 2021

Virtual Work Experience with Dv8 and Hangar13

Between 22nd – 26th March, game students from Dv8 college undertook a brand new virtual work experience organised by Into Games.

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Virtual Work Experience with Dv8 and Hangar13
11th May 2021

Creative Assembly are Into Games Partners

The folks at Creative Assembly are not only one of the biggest, boldest, and oldest studios in the UK, spawning the likes of the Total War franchise and Alien:Isolation, but their groundbreaking Legacy Project sits at the forefront of connecting industry talent with education and now they're partnered with Into Games.

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Creative Assembly are Into Games Partners
31st Mar 2021

How to Prepare for Your First Job in Games

Join experts from Creative Assembly, OPM Jobs, ustwo, British Esports and Staffordshire London for a chat about getting ready for your first role...

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How to Prepare for Your First Job in Games
26th Mar 2021

The Ultimate Games Careers Poster for Schools

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The Ultimate Games Careers Poster for Schools
25th Mar 2021

My Week at Into Games: Elle Villa

Elle writes on her work experience at Into Games.

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My Week at Into Games: Elle Villa
21st Mar 2021

The Into Games Podcast: Senior QA/Dev Support Gabby Llanillo

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The Into Games Podcast: Senior QA/Dev Support Gabby Llanillo
6th Mar 2021

Celebrating International Women’s Day 2021

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Celebrating International Women’s Day 2021
3rd Mar 2021

Video Games Ambassador Spotlight: Haris Iqbal & Toby Gallagher

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Video Games Ambassador Spotlight: Haris Iqbal & Toby Gallagher
2nd Mar 2021

Games Careers Week 2021: Portfolio Pitstop

Find out how you can get involved!

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Games Careers Week 2021: Portfolio Pitstop
28th Feb 2021

National Games Careers Week 2021

Find out more about games careers and how to get one no matter your background.

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National Games Careers Week 2021
22nd Feb 2021

The Into Games Podcast: Narrative Designer Corey Brotherson

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The Into Games Podcast: Narrative Designer Corey Brotherson
15th Feb 2021

Mentorship Success Stories: Michael and Chihiro

Find out more about the exepriences of those on our mentorship programme!

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Mentorship Success Stories: Michael and Chihiro
2nd Feb 2021

Join the Into Games Discord Community

A curated space for tutors, career advisors, students, game enthusiasts, and industry people to learn, share, and collaborate.

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Join the Into Games Discord Community
14th Jan 2021

Electric Square donates £5k worth of laptops to local schools and colleges

Electric Square donates £5,000 worth of laptops to local schools and colleges to support young people without access to tech during lockdown

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Electric Square donates £5k worth of laptops to local schools and colleges
11th Jan 2021

Games to Make Games With

Stretch your creative muscles and explore game-making with these titles!

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Games to Make Games With
22nd Dec 2020

The Into Games Podcast: Level Designer Sean Gorman

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The Into Games Podcast: Level Designer Sean Gorman
16th Dec 2020

Video Games Ambassador Spotlight: Jason Tzaidas

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Video Games Ambassador Spotlight: Jason Tzaidas
15th Dec 2020

Mentorship Success Stories: Said and Lara-Anne

Find out more about the exepriences of those on our mentorship programme!

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Mentorship Success Stories: Said and Lara-Anne
14th Dec 2020

Star Stable Lets Me Live Out My Horse Fantasy Online

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Star Stable Lets Me Live Out My Horse Fantasy Online
14th Dec 2020

How to Play Rocket League Like a Pro

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How to Play Rocket League Like a Pro
14th Dec 2020

Celeste as an Allegory for the Trans Experience

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Celeste as an Allegory for the Trans Experience
14th Dec 2020

Entering the Gaming World: My First Game

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Entering the Gaming World: My First Game
14th Dec 2020

What is the Value of Watching Someone Play a Videogame?

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What is the Value of Watching Someone Play a Videogame?
10th Dec 2020

What does a Network Programmer in games do?

How do you become a Network Programmer for videogames? We ask an industry pro for an overview and tips...

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What does a Network Programmer in games do?
8th Dec 2020

What It's Like As An Environment Artist In Games

Great environment designs can be so integral to a player's experience with a game. Aleks Jankowska discusses her experience working as an Environment Artist at Splash Damage and Ninja Theory.

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What It's Like As An Environment Artist In Games
19th Nov 2020

How to start programming for games

Want to make games but unsure of what programming language to learn first? This guide gives you all the information and advice needed to get started.

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How to start programming for games
19th Nov 2020

Why You Should Join a Game Jam & How to Succeed

Core Games give us the rundown on how and why you should get jamming!

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Why You Should Join a Game Jam & How to Succeed