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Tranzfuser 2017: 23 teams take on EGX

“Having had the privilege to watch the teams grow from applicants to the competition just a few months ago to now being in a position to pitch as games development studios seeking investment for the commercialisation of their projects, I’m delighted with the standard of work produced by this year’s Tranzfuser.”

Countdown to EGX

“Even newcomers are treated like peers and it is great to be part of a community that is so welcoming. I played a few DMA Design and Rockstar titles growing up and it’s crazy to think the guys that made Lemmings and GTA have had input to our game.”

Tranzfuser 2017 Teams Announced

The UK’s creative industries are one of our biggest success stories and a big part of that is our leadership in video game production. Now we need to nurture the next generation of talent, and the Government’s UK Games Fund and Tranzfuser have been set up to do exactly this. I wish all the entrants good luck in the competition and look forward to seeing the prototypes as they develop.

Community Connect Video Now Live

UK Games Talent and Finance CIC’s successful Community Connect event can now be relived in a new video by Hark Pictures. Hark, who are making a documentary about this year’s Tranzfuser competition were on hand to capture the flavour of the Community Connect event which has been praised by both the UKGTF community and guest [...]

Third Round of UK Games Fund winners announced

New innovative video game developers will see their drawing board dreams take a step closer to reality as Culture and the Digital Economy Minister Matt Hancock announced the third round of winners of the UK Games Fund at the launch of the London Games Festival. Fifteen projects including mobile, PC, console and VR games across [...]

SwapBots Heads To The US

After revealing the toy in 2016 to impressed industry insiders, SwapBots won financial support from UK Games Fund during the summer. Now the public will get their first chance to try SwapBots from March 1st as the Kickstarter campaign launches at GDC San Francisco and beta test toys are distributed to hundreds of eager players.