Despite being less than a month old the UK Games Fund has been hugely popular amongst the growing UK games development sector with demand far exceeding expectations.
“Without the help of the Prototype Fund early in our development right when we most needed it our trajectory would have been quite different and the growth, support and experience it has allowed us to build on would undoubtedly have been a much more uphill battle.”
“As a small business in a tough industry, having the flexibility to support a prototype was incredibly helpful.”
Paul Durrant, CEO at UK Games Talent and Finance CIC, to host informal drop-in launch round Q&A session at the Digital Catapult
New video games fund as announced by Minister of State for Culture and the Digital Economy Ed Vaizey now open for applications
From today would-be applicants are invited to review the funding criteria for the launch round, with applications being accepted from Thursday 12th November 2015.
The event, now full, will be the first introductory event to the new UK Games Fund project.
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Running from 2015 to 2019, the Video Games Prototype Fund will offer grants of up to £25,000 to support video games projects, as well as creating jobs, nurturing talent and furthering the growth of games clusters all around the UK.