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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 [...]

Britain’s Great Graduate Games Talent

Graduate teams from the length and breadth of the country have been awarded grants by the UK Games Fund with the aim of taking their video games business to the next level. The annual Tranzfuser competition ran across ten regions of the UK. Each of the eighteen teams used a £5,000 prize to develop a [...]

Second wave of UK Games Fund winners announced

“With 235 applications, there was unprecedented demand for our funding in this round so these successful applicants really do represent the best of the UK’s emergent games development talent. Now that the success stories from our first round are just beginning to emerge, we’re expecting to see a similar level of success from these projects.”