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11th Aug 2020

Get Started in Gamemaking with the Core Game Dev Bootcamp

Learn game development from the experts in this free one-month course

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17th Jul 2020

What does a Composer in games do? Interview with Joris de Man, Composer and Sound Designer

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

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15th Jul 2020

What does an Animator in games do? Interview with Rachel Senior, Wargaming UK

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

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15th Jul 2020

What does an Associate Producer in games do? Interview with Emily Sheraton, Cloud Imperium Games

How do you become an Associate Producer for videogames? We ask an industry pro for an overview and tips...

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15th Jul 2020

What does an Engine Programmer in games do? Interview with Timea Tabori, Rockstar Games

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

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15th Jul 2020

How do you become a Graphics Programmer?

Howard tells us his journey to becoming a top graphics programmer for one of the UK's largest studios...

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15th Jul 2020

You Are a Games Designer: Part II

2nd installement of our game design workshop for begginers

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15th Jul 2020

You Are a Games Designer: Part III

3rd installement of our paper prototyping games design workshop series

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13th Jul 2020

What does a VFX Artist in games do? Interview with Lloyd Knott, Rockstar Games

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

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12th Jul 2020

What does a Studio Assistant in games do? Interview with Tacita French, Studio Gobo

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

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7th Jul 2020

What does a Head of Talent in games do? Interview with Guy DeRosa, Studio Gobo and Electric Square

How do you become a Head of Talent for videogames? We ask an industry pro for an overview and tips...

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7th Jul 2020

You are a games designer - workshop

A 4-part workshop for new games designers created with games design residents at the V&A Museum in London

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22nd Jun 2020

How to generate amazing ideas for games...

A breakdown of simple tools and strategies to help you develop great game ideas on a regular basis.

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29th May 2020

Trello

Trello is a platform for managing tasks in a project, either on your own or in a team.

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29th May 2020

Unity

Unity is a popular 3D game engine for making PC, VR, console, and mobile games that’s free for personal use.

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29th May 2020

Twine

Twine is a free tool for creating interactive stories and branching narratives.

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29th May 2020

Unigene

A Russian game engine that can also be used for simulations and data visualisation.

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29th May 2020

Wwise

End to end audio solution used by most AAA games studios

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29th May 2020

Unreal

Unreal is a popular 3D game engine for making PC, VR, console, and mobile games that’s free for personal use.

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29th May 2020

Vertex Meadow

Vertex Meadow is a tool that turns 2D images into explorable 3D terrain.

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28th May 2020

Super Game Asset

Super Game Asset is a library of free and paid assets you could download and use in your games.

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28th May 2020

Tinychoice

Tinychoice is a simple tool for making small text games in HTML.

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28th May 2020

Tracery

Tracery is a simple tool and language to generate text for bots, games, and stories.

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28th May 2020

Substance Painter

Designed with one specific job in mind, to professionally texture your 3D assets.

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28th May 2020

What does a 3D Character Artist in games do? Interview with Shayleen Hulbert, Freelancer

How do you become a 3D Character Artist for videogames? We ask an industry pro for an overview and tips...

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28th May 2020

What does a Systems Designer in games do? Interview with Victoria Boyce, Rebellion

How do you get into system designing for videogames? We ask an industry pro for an overview and tips...

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28th May 2020

What does a Quality Assurance Tester in games do? Interview with Lesleyann White, Failbetter Games

How do you get into QA for videogames? We ask an industry pro for an overview and tips...

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28th May 2020

What does a UX Designer in games do? Interview with Lauren Woodroffee, Two Point Studios

How do you get into UX designing for videogames? We ask an industry pro for an overview and tips...

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28th May 2020

What does a Narrative Designer in games do? Interview with Sarah Longthorne, Sumo Digital

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

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28th May 2020

What does a Technical Artist in games do? Interview with Kristrun Fridriksdottir, Sports Interactive

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

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28th May 2020

What does a Gameplay Programmer in games do? Interview with Tiffany Wild, Ubisoft

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

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28th May 2020

What does a Programmer in games do? Interview with Matt Griffiths, Bird in Sky

How do you get into programming for videogames? We ask an industry pro for an overview and tips...

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28th May 2020

What does a Producer in games do? Interview with Bruna Silva, Marmalade Game Studio

How do you get into producing videogames? We ask an industry pro for an overview and tips...

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27th May 2020

What does a Junior Programmer in games do? Interview with Kalliopi Tsavari, nDreams

How do you get into programming for videogames? We ask an industry pro for an overview and tips...

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27th May 2020

Pico-8

A cute game engine for making 2D games with visual art and audio editors, and a Lua editor for programming game elements.

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27th May 2020

Paint.net

A free image and photo editor tool, with many of the same editing functions as Photoshop, but completely free.

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27th May 2020

Paradise

A game where you can shape the enviroment you play in, by interacting with the world.

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27th May 2020

What does a Quality Assurance Manager in games do? Interview with Ryan Harris, nDreams

How do you get into Quality Assurance for videogames? We ask an industry pro for an overview and tips...

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27th May 2020

What does an Engine Specialist Programmer in games do? Interview with Harry Rose, Unity Technologies

How do you get into programming for videogames? We ask an industry pro for an overview and tips...

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27th May 2020

What does a Designer in games do? Interview with Kate Killick from Mojiworks and We Make Games

How do you get into designing for videogames? We ask an industry pro for an overview and tips...

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27th May 2020

What does a Marketing Manager in games do? Interview with Katherine Welsford, Bossa Studios

How do you get into marketing for videogames? We ask an industry pro for an overview and tips...

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26th May 2020

Godot

A free game engine for making 2D and 3D games, with extra features to support programmers.

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26th May 2020

Dreams

A playful space to create games, art, films and music, and play thousands of creations made by others.

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14th May 2020

Adventure Game Studio

A great way to make point and click ‘LucasArts / Monkey Island’ style adventure games all wrapped up in one package.

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13th May 2020

What does an Environment Artist in games do and how do I become one?

How do you become an Environment Artist in videogames? We ask an industry pro about their journey...

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5th May 2020

What does a Specialist Lawyer in games do?

How do you get specialist law in videogames? We ask an indusrty pro for an overview and tips...

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4th May 2020

What does an Audio Designer in games do? Interview with Aston Mills from Jagex

How do you get into audio design in videogames? We ask an industry pro for an overview and tips...

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