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The Game Developers Conference (GDC) is the world's largest and longest running professionals-only game industry event.

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This year's event will take place at the Moscone Centre in San Francisco from 27 February - 3 March. Come visit the Scottish Development International stand at GDC (South Hall, booth 2116), where you can meet Scottish games companies and find new technology partners.

We're bringing companies with expertise in everything from augmented and virtual reality to smart TV and games research. You can browse the list of attending Scottish companies by specialism and book meetings with them prior to the event below. 

Find companies with skills in:


Animation


Junkfish logo

Junkfish

Junkfish is a BAFTA Scotland and Develop Award nominated games company based in Dundee. After working together at Abertay University, they officially formalised in 2013 and released their rogue-like survival horror game "Monstrum(R)" in 2015. They are currently working on their second, unannounced project. 

As a studio, Junkfish strives to create a diverse range of highly individual games, crossing genres to refresh traditional well-tested concepts. With a focus on delivering premium, re-playable, PC experiences, their previous title has become a favourite of Let's Players and streamers across the globe, selling over 80,000 copies in the process.

Book a meeting with Junkfish

Visit the Junkfish website


Augmented reality


Deuxality

DeuXailty Games

Born in May 2014, DeuXality Games are all about fun, connectivity and a new found respect for your own thumbs.

A fledgling company which includes one Scottish artist, one English designer and one American writer, the team is small yet the collective skills are vast. 

In previous roles, the guys have been nominated for Baftas (Dare2bDigital), won coding competitions (Rapid2D), Two Souls and even found time to release a few games along the way.

Book a meeting with DeuXality

Visit the DeuXailty website


Disney Research

Disney Research

Disney Research is an international network of research labs, with the mission to push the scientific and technological forefront of innovation at The Walt Disney Company (TM).

The Disney Research Interactive Graphics lab in Edinburgh builds on decades of experience of video game technology for 1 billion USD properties enjoyed by millions, and applies this to all Disney business activities, including real-time movie production technologies.

Disney Research combines the best of academia and industry, by doing both basic and application-driven research. They view publication as a principal mechanism for quality control and encourage engagement with the global research community.

Their research applications are experienced by millions of people. They honour Walt Disney’s legacy by innovating and deploying our innovations on a global scale.

Book a meeting with Disney Research

Visit the Disney Research website


dovetail games

Dovetail Games

Dovetail Games produces and markets simulators for committed hobbyists.

They supply the leading Train Simulator series of products and are now releasing their new train simulator based on Unreal4 technology, Train Simulator World.

Dovetail distributes Microsoft Flight Simulator on Steam and has a range of over 120 add-on products to enhance that experience.

Their Euro Fishing is a highly realistic simulator which continues to attract avid fishing fans.

Their products are available on PC, Xbox One and (shortly) PS4. They are actively involved with developing software for virtual reality headsets - their products are ideally suited for such an experience.

Book a meeting with Dovetail Games 

Visit the Dovetail Games website


Console


Ant Workshop logo

Ant Workshop Ltd

Ant Workshop is an independent video game developer and game design consultancy. Founded in Edinburgh, Scotland in January 2015 by Rockstar Games and Activision Blizzard veteran Anthony Gowland, its focus is on developing original IP and interesting titles with an off-beat sense of humour.

Their first game, the controller-smashingly tough puzzle platformer Binaries, launched globally for PlayStation 4, Xbox One and on Steam in 2016, and now they're prototyping the next slice of fun.

Book a meeting with Ant Workshop

Visit the Ant Workshop website


Codeplay

Codeplay

Codeplay is internationally recognised for expertise in heterogeneous systems, and has many years of experience in the development of compilers, runtimes, debuggers, test systems and other specialised tools.

Codeplay has delivered standards-compliant systems for some of the largest semiconductor companies in the world, focusing specifically on high-performance heterogeneous processor solutions for CPUs, GPUs, DSPs, FPGAs and other specialised imaging and vision processors. 

Book a meeting with Codeplay

Visit the Codeplay website


Deuxality

DeuXailty Games

Born in May 2014, DeuXality Games are all about fun, connectivity and a new found respect for your own thumbs.

A fledgling company which includes one Scottish artist, one English designer and one American writer, the team is small yet the collective skills are vast. 

In previous roles, the guys have been nominated for Baftas (Dare2bDigital), won coding competitions (Rapid2D), Two Souls and even found time to release a few games along the way.

Book a meeting with DeuXality Games

Visit the DeuXailty website


dovetail games

Dovetail Games

Dovetail Games produces and markets simulators for committed hobbyists.

They supply the leading Train Simulator series of products and are now releasing their new train simulator based on Unreal4 technology, Train Simulator World.

Dovetail distributes Microsoft Flight Simulator on Steam and has a range of over 120 add-on products to enhance that experience.

Their Euro Fishing is a highly realistic simulator which continues to attract avid fishing fans.

Their products are available on PC, Xbox One and (shortly) PS4. They are actively involved with developing software for virtual reality headsets - their products are ideally suited for such an experience.

Book a meeting with Dovetail Games

Visit the Dovetail Games website


EM Studios

Extra Mile Studios

Extra Mile Studios (EM), a Glasgow, UK–based developer of digital content, was formed in 2004 by a team of game development professionals with many years’ experience in the children’s and casual/family entertainment sectors.

EM and its staff have worked with some of the best-known brands in the world, including Bob the Builder, Wallace & Gromit, Teletubbies, Thunderbirds, Dodge, Lassie, Johnny Bravo, Smarties, Winx and Noddy.

EM has created more than 35 titles for publishers such as BBC Worldwide, Activision, Koch Media/Deep Silver, Scholastic, Cartoon Network and Namco Bandai.

Traditionally specialists in the children's games field, the company now embraces the casual games market as a whole.

Book a meeting with Extra Mile Studios

Visit the Extra Mile Studios website


Firebrand Games logo

Firebrand Games

Firebrand Games is an accomplished developer of high quality, playable and monetizable games across mobile, PC and console formats. Their in-house technology, Octane, offers considerable advantages over the competition such as memory footprint, speed and flexibility. It is used in most of their most successful games including the BAFTA-nominated Solar Flux, Dirt 2, Grid, C.A.R.D and many others.

Book a meeting with Firebrand Games

Visit the Firebrand Games website


Hyper Luminal

Hyper Luminal Games Ltd

Hyper Luminal Games specialise in the development of multiplatform commercial and corporate software through the utilisation of the Unity 3D Game Engine. They target platforms from PC and mobile to the latest web browser technology and next generation virtual reality devices. 

They always provide a clear and concise development process, following an agile methodology to obtain the highest quality final products. They focus heavily upon delivering premier content and products for smartphone, tablet and web, in the last year alone their small, close-knit team developed 7 titles for both mobile and web audiences.

Book a meeting with Hyper Luminal Games

Visit the Hyper Luminal website


Ice Beam logo

Ice Beam Ltd

Ice Beam is a small but tenacious independent games developer based in Dundee. 

They are currently developing their first title with the aim of bringing it to multiple video game digital marketplaces.

Although they are a new company, the company director has over thirteen years' experience in the games industry, working at some of the largest and most successful games companies across the UK. They have designed and crafted multiple large current and previous generation video games on a multitude of platforms, including Xbox, Playstation, Steam, iPhone, Android and virtual reality platforms.

Book a meeting with Ice Beam

Visit the Ice Beam website


Junkfish logo

Junkfish

Junkfish is a BAFTA Scotland and Develop Award nominated games company based in Dundee. After working together at Abertay University, they officially formalised in 2013 and released their rogue-like survival horror game "Monstrum(R)" in 2015. They are currently working on their second, unannounced project. 

As a studio, Junkfish strives to create a diverse range of highly individual games, crossing genres to refresh traditional well-tested concepts. With a focus on delivering premium, re-playable, PC experiences, their previous title has become a favourite of Let's Players and streamers across the globe, selling over 80,000 copies in the process.

Book a meeting with Junkfish

Visit the Junkfish website


Ninja Kiwi

Ninja Kiwi

Ninja Kiwi is a leading developer and publisher of games for web, Facebook, and smart devices - games such as Bloons TD 5, Bloons Monkey City and SAS: Zombie Assault 4. Founded in 2006, Ninja Kiwi has headquarters and game development in Auckland, New Zealand and a games studio in Dundee, Scotland.

Book a meeting with Ninja Kiwi

Visit the Ninja Kiwi website


No Code

No Code Ltd

No Code is an exciting award-winning independent games company based in Glasgow, Scotland. 

Built from a wealth of experience in AAA games development, their previous releases “Lub Vs Dub” and “Super Arc Light” have, between them, won a New Talent BAFTA, been chosen as the Apple Editor’s Choice worldwide on the App Store and distributed by Starbucks across North America and Canada.

They provide pre-visualisation concepts, in-engine development and marketing assets for high profile AAA games, whilst developing their own internal IP.

They have lots of innovative releases planned over the next few years, including a stylised 80’s interactive horror/thriller series of mini games “Untold Stories,” and“Observation,” a narrative-based contemporary science fiction adventure.

Book a meeting with No Code

Visit the No Code website


Outplay Entertainment

Outplay

Outplay Entertainment is a leading European, and the UK’s largest, independent mobile developer. Outplay has created a portfolio of successful critically acclaimed casual and mid-core titles under the Outplay and Bite Size Games brands, in addition to those produced in collaboration with other leading publishers.

Book a meeting with Outplay

Visit the Outplay website


Tag Games

Tag Games

Tag Games is one of Europe’s most accomplished mobile and tablet development studios.

In addition to the creation of their own IP titles, they deliver full-service game development services focusing on large scale Free to Play (F2P) and Live Ops games. Their global partners and clients include Rovio, Electronic Arts, Activision, Ubisoft, Gree, Square Enix, 505 Games, Endemol, Namco Bandai and many more.

From full end-to-end development, live ops and porting to mobile/tablet from PC/console, Tag Games is a studio trusted to deliver.

They mix creativity, innovation and game-play quality with ‘best practise’ development know-how. Their intimate knowledge and understanding of mobile and handheld gaming ensures they continue to build on their values of innovation, quality and on-time delivery.

Book a meeting with Tag Games

Visit the Tag Games website


Games development


Ant Workshop logo

Ant Workshop Ltd

Ant Workshop is an independent video game developer and game design consultancy. Founded in Edinburgh, Scotland in January 2015 by Rockstar Games and Activision Blizzard veteran Anthony Gowland, its focus is on developing original IP and interesting titles with an off-beat sense of humour.

Their first game, the controller-smashingly tough puzzle platformer Binaries, launched globally for PlayStation 4, Xbox One and on Steam in 2016, and now they're prototyping the next slice of fun.

Book a meeting with Ant Workshop Ltd

Visit the Ant Workshop website


Blazing Griffin

Blazing Griffin

Blazing Griffin is an independent digital entertainment company based in Scotland.

Founded in 2011 as a game development studio, the company has grown from a team of three to a group of companies including a game development studio, a film production team, and a post-production studio, with 27 staff based across Edinburgh and Glasgow.

Together, all three departments are working across the same projects from different angles, as well as projects and clients unique to each. As the company continues to grow, the focus on cross-platform storytelling and technology will also expand and improve.

Book a meeting with Blazing Griffin

Visit the Blazing Griffin website


Deuxality

DeuXailty Games

Born in May 2014, DeuXality Games are all about fun, connectivity and a new found respect for your own thumbs.

A fledgling company which includes one Scottish artist, one English designer and one American writer, the team is small yet the collective skills are vast. 

In previous roles, the guys have been nominated for Baftas (Dare2bDigital), won coding competitions (Rapid2D), Two Souls and even found time to release a few games along the way.

Book a meeting with DeuXality Games

Visit the DeuXailty website


Digital Sports Arena logo

Digital Sports Arena Ltd

Digital Sports Arena Limited (DSA) is a games design studio based in Dundee, Scotland. Founded by an experienced BAFTA award-winning team of video games executives, DSA has a proven track record of delivering multi-million selling sports game franchises.

DSA is creating ground breaking, free-to-play sports management simulations for the latest mobile platforms.

Their first product is GameDay Live(R), a real-time, head-to-head soccer management game with a community-based ecosystem offering to exciting opportunities in eSports as well as the conventional gaming market.

Their core team is based in Scotland and the US.

Book a meeting with Digital Sports Arena 

Visit the Digital Sports Arena Ltd website


dovetail games

Dovetail Games

Dovetail Games produces and markets simulators for committed hobbyists.

They supply the leading Train Simulator series of products and are now releasing their new train simulator based on Unreal4 technology, Train Simulator World.

Dovetail distributes Microsoft Flight Simulator on Steam and has a range of over 120 add-on products to enhance that experience.

Their Euro Fishing is a highly realistic simulator which continues to attract avid fishing fans.

Their products are available on PC, Xbox One and (shortly) PS4. They are actively involved with developing software for virtual reality headsets - their products are ideally suited for such an experience.

Book a meeting with Dovetail Games

Visit the Dovetail Games website


EM Studios

Extra Mile Studios

Extra Mile Studios (EM), a Glasgow, UK–based developer of digital content, was formed in 2004 by a team of game development professionals with many years’ experience in the children’s and casual/family entertainment sectors.

EM and its staff have worked with some of the best-known brands in the world, including Bob the Builder, Wallace & Gromit, Teletubbies, Thunderbirds, Dodge, Lassie, Johnny Bravo, Smarties, Winx and Noddy.

EM has created more than 35 titles for publishers such as BBC Worldwide, Activision, Koch Media/Deep Silver, Scholastic, Cartoon Network and Namco Bandai.

Traditionally specialists in the children's games field, the company now embraces the casual games market as a whole.

Book a meeting with Extra Mile Studios

Visit the Extra Mile Studios website


Hyper Luminal

Hyper Luminal Games Ltd

Hyper Luminal Games specialise in the development of multiplatform commercial and corporate software through the utilisation of the Unity 3D Game Engine. They target platforms from PC and mobile to the latest web browser technology and next generation virtual reality devices. 

They always provide a clear and concise development process, following an agile methodology to obtain the highest quality final products. They focus heavily upon delivering premier content and products for smartphone, tablet and web, in the last year alone their small, close-knit team developed 7 titles for both mobile and web audiences.

Book a meeting with Hyper Luminal Games

Visit the Hyper Luminal website


Ice Beam logo

Ice Beam Ltd

Ice Beam is a small but tenacious independent games developer based in Dundee. 

They are currently developing their first title with the aim of bringing it to multiple video game digital marketplaces.

Although they are a new company, the company director has over thirteen years' experience in the games industry, working at some of the largest and most successful games companies across the UK. They have designed and crafted multiple large current and previous generation video games on a multitude of platforms, including Xbox, Playstation, Steam, iPhone, Android and virtual reality platforms.

Book a meeting with Ice Beam

Visit the Ice Beam website


Junkfish logo

Junkfish

Junkfish is a BAFTA Scotland and Develop Award nominated games company based in Dundee. After working together at Abertay University, they officially formalised in 2013 and released their rogue-like survival horror game "Monstrum(R)" in 2015. They are currently working on their second, unannounced project. 

As a studio, Junkfish strives to create a diverse range of highly individual games, crossing genres to refresh traditional well-tested concepts. With a focus on delivering premium, re-playable, PC experiences, their previous title has become a favourite of Let's Players and streamers across the globe, selling over 80,000 copies in the process.

Book a meeting with Junkfish

Visit the Junkfish website


Ninja Kiwi

Ninja Kiwi

Ninja Kiwi is a leading developer and publisher of games for web, Facebook, and smart devices - games such as Bloons TD 5, Bloons Monkey City and SAS: Zombie Assault 4. Founded in 2006, Ninja Kiwi has headquarters and game development in Auckland, New Zealand and a games studio in Dundee, Scotland.

Book a meeting with Ninja Kiwi

Visit the Ninja Kiwi website


No Code

No Code Ltd

No Code is an exciting award-winning independent games company based in Glasgow, Scotland. 

Built from a wealth of experience in AAA games development, their previous releases “Lub Vs Dub” and “Super Arc Light” have, between them, won a New Talent BAFTA, been chosen as the Apple Editor’s Choice worldwide on the App Store and distributed by Starbucks across North America and Canada.

They provide pre-visualisation concepts, in-engine development and marketing assets for high profile AAA games, whilst developing their own internal IP.

They have lots of innovative releases planned over the next few years, including a stylised 80’s interactive horror/thriller series of mini games “Untold Stories,” and“Observation,” a narrative-based contemporary science fiction adventure.

Book a meeting with No Code

Visit the No Code website


Outplay Entertainment

Outplay

Outplay Entertainment is a leading European, and the UK’s largest, independent mobile developer. Outplay has created a portfolio of successful critically acclaimed casual and mid-core titles under the Outplay and Bite Size Games brands, in addition to those produced in collaboration with other leading publishers.

Book a meeting with Outplay

Visit the Outplay website


Tag Games

Tag Games

Tag Games is one of Europe’s most accomplished mobile and tablet development studios.

In addition to the creation of their own IP titles, they deliver full-service game development services focusing on large scale Free to Play (F2P) and Live Ops games. Their global partners and clients include Rovio, Electronic Arts, Activision, Ubisoft, Gree, Square Enix, 505 Games, Endemol, Namco Bandai and many more.

From full end-to-end development, live ops and porting to mobile/tablet from PC/console, Tag Games is a studio trusted to deliver.

They mix creativity, innovation and game-play quality with ‘best practise’ development know-how. Their intimate knowledge and understanding of mobile and handheld gaming ensures they continue to build on their values of innovation, quality and on-time delivery.

Book a meeting with Tag Games

Visit the Tag Games website


YoYo Games

YoYo Games

YoYo Games is the home of the GameMaker line of tools, the fastest and easiest to use cross-platform games development technology. YoYo Games has just released a new, ground-up redesign of its massively popular 2D development tool, GameMaker Studio 2™.

GameMaker Studio 2™ has been developed with usability and efficiency at its core, allowing developers to create games in a single code base and then publish them to run natively across multiple platforms including Android, HTML5, iOS, OS X, PS4, Ubuntu, Xbox One, and Windows UWP

To date, the GameMaker Studio family of products has been downloaded more than 7 million times since 2012 and has 200,000 monthly active users. YoYo Games is based in Dundee, Scotland.

Book a meeting with YoYo Games

Visit the YoYo Games website


Handheld


Codeplay

Codeplay

Codeplay is internationally recognised for expertise in heterogeneous systems, and has many years of experience in the development of compilers, runtimes, debuggers, test systems and other specialised tools.

Codeplay has delivered standards-compliant systems for some of the largest semiconductor companies in the world, focusing specifically on high-performance heterogeneous processor solutions for CPUs, GPUs, DSPs, FPGAs and other specialised imaging and vision processors. 

Book a meeting with Codeplay

Visit the Codeplay website


Deuxality

DeuXailty Games

Born in May 2014, DeuXality Games are all about fun, connectivity and a new found respect for your own thumbs.

A fledgling company which includes one Scottish artist, one English designer and one American writer, the team is small yet the collective skills are vast. 

In previous roles, the guys have been nominated for Baftas (Dare2bDigital), won coding competitions (Rapid2D), Two Souls and even found time to release a few games along the way.

Book a meeting with DeuXality Games

Visit the DeuXailty website



Digital Sports Arena logo

Digital Sports Arena Ltd

Digital Sports Arena Limited (DSA) is a games design studio based in Dundee, Scotland. Founded by an experienced BAFTA award-winning team of video games executives, DSA has a proven track record of delivering multi-million selling sports game franchises.

DSA is creating ground breaking, free-to-play sports management simulations for the latest mobile platforms.

Their first product is GameDay Live(R), a real-time, head-to-head soccer management game with a community-based ecosystem offering to exciting opportunities in eSports as well as the conventional gaming market.

Their core team is based in Scotland and the US.

Book a meeting with Digital Sports Arena 

Visit the Digital Sports Arena Ltd website


Hyper Luminal

Hyper Luminal Games Ltd

Hyper Luminal Games specialise in the development of multiplatform commercial and corporate software through the utilisation of the Unity 3D Game Engine. They target platforms from PC and mobile to the latest web browser technology and next generation virtual reality devices. 

They always provide a clear and concise development process, following an agile methodology to obtain the highest quality final products. They focus heavily upon delivering premier content and products for smartphone, tablet and web, in the last year alone their small, close-knit team developed 7 titles for both mobile and web audiences.

Book a meeting with Hyper Luminal Games

Visit the Hyper Luminal website


Ice Beam logo

Ice Beam Ltd

Ice Beam is a small but tenacious independent games developer based in Dundee. 

They are currently developing their first title with the aim of bringing it to multiple video game digital marketplaces.

Although they are a new company, the company director has over thirteen years' experience in the games industry, working at some of the largest and most successful games companies across the UK. They have designed and crafted multiple large current and previous generation video games on a multitude of platforms, including Xbox, Playstation, Steam, iPhone, Android and virtual reality platforms.

Book a meeting with Ice Beam

Visit the Ice Beam website


Ninja Kiwi

Ninja Kiwi

Ninja Kiwi is a leading developer and publisher of games for web, Facebook, and smart devices - games such as Bloons TD 5, Bloons Monkey City and SAS: Zombie Assault 4. Founded in 2006, Ninja Kiwi has headquarters and game development in Auckland, New Zealand and a games studio in Dundee, Scotland.

Book a meeting with Ninja Kiwi

Visit the Ninja Kiwi website


No Code

No Code Ltd

No Code is an exciting award-winning independent games company based in Glasgow, Scotland. 

Built from a wealth of experience in AAA games development, their previous releases “Lub Vs Dub” and “Super Arc Light” have, between them, won a New Talent BAFTA, been chosen as the Apple Editor’s Choice worldwide on the App Store and distributed by Starbucks across North America and Canada.

They provide pre-visualisation concepts, in-engine development and marketing assets for high profile AAA games, whilst developing their own internal IP.

They have lots of innovative releases planned over the next few years, including a stylised 80’s interactive horror/thriller series of mini games “Untold Stories,” and“Observation,” a narrative-based contemporary science fiction adventure.

Book a meeting with No Code

Visit the No Code website


Outplay Entertainment

Outplay

Outplay Entertainment is a leading European, and the UK’s largest, independent mobile developer. Outplay has created a portfolio of successful critically acclaimed casual and mid-core titles under the Outplay and Bite Size Games brands, in addition to those produced in collaboration with other leading publishers.

Book a meeting with Outplay

Visit the Outplay website


Tag Games

Tag Games

Tag Games is one of Europe’s most accomplished mobile and tablet development studios.

In addition to the creation of their own IP titles, they deliver full-service game development services focusing on large scale Free to Play (F2P) and Live Ops games. Their global partners and clients include Rovio, Electronic Arts, Activision, Ubisoft, Gree, Square Enix, 505 Games, Endemol, Namco Bandai and many more.

From full end-to-end development, live ops and porting to mobile/tablet from PC/console, Tag Games is a studio trusted to deliver.

They mix creativity, innovation and game-play quality with ‘best practise’ development know-how. Their intimate knowledge and understanding of mobile and handheld gaming ensures they continue to build on their values of innovation, quality and on-time delivery.

Book a meeting with Tag Games

Visit the Tag Games website


Localisation and testing


Codeplay

Codeplay

Codeplay is internationally recognised for expertise in heterogeneous systems, and has many years of experience in the development of compilers, runtimes, debuggers, test systems and other specialised tools.

Codeplay has delivered standards-compliant systems for some of the largest semiconductor companies in the world, focusing specifically on high-performance heterogeneous processor solutions for CPUs, GPUs, DSPs, FPGAs and other specialised imaging and vision processors. 

Book a meeting with Codeplay

Visit the Codeplay website


Delta DNA logo

deltaDNA

deltaDNA® was founded in 2010 by games industry veteran Chris Wright and data mining expert Mark Robinson. It is a game analytics and real-time marketing platform that helps
users improve player experience and monetization in their games.

The platform uses the latest deep data technology to measure game and player data, predict player behaviour and optimise individual player experiences. It was assessed by GameSauce as having the richest functionality available to the games industry, including performance dashboards, slice and dice, direct access, AB testing, segmentation tools, real-time messaging, push notifications and acquisition optimiser.

The technology delivers fast, accurate and flexible data to improve your decision making, and allows open access to their infrastructure so you can continue to use your favourite tools such as SQL, Tableau, Excel or R.

deltaDNA work with the games industry’s leading publishers and developers including Viacom, Madfinger, 505 Games, Bandai Namco, Nickelodeon, Ubisoft and Sony Online Entertainment.

deltaDNA expanded into the USA in January 2015, with its first office in San Francisco.

Book a meeting with deltaDNA

Visit the deldaDNA website


Firebrand Games logo

Firebrand Games

Firebrand Games is an accomplished developer of high quality, playable and monetizable games across mobile, PC and console formats. Their in-house technology, Octane, offers considerable advantages over the competition such as memory footprint, speed and flexibility. It is used in most of their most successful games including the BAFTA-nominated Solar Flux, Dirt 2, Grid, C.A.R.D and many others.

Book a meeting with Firebrand Games

Visit the Firebrand Games website


Foresight logo

Foresight Technology Solutions

Foresight provide a test case management solution for companies with little or no test resource to gain impartial test results, detailed reporting and confidence in passing third party certification first time.

They provide template test scripts for most common platforms and scenarios or work with companies to create bespoke test cases targeting specific issues.

Based in Edinburgh, Scotland the company was started by veteran games industry professionals who wanted to address the pain points experienced during their experience of game development and testing.

Book a meeting with Foresight Technology Solutions

Visit the Foresight website


YoYo Games

YoYo Games

YoYo Games is the home of the GameMaker line of tools, the fastest and easiest to use cross-platform games development technology. YoYo Games has just released a new, ground-up redesign of its massively popular 2D development tool, GameMaker Studio 2™.

GameMaker Studio 2™ has been developed with usability and efficiency at its core, allowing developers to create games in a single code base and then publish them to run natively across multiple platforms including Android, HTML5, iOS, OS X, PS4, Ubuntu, Xbox One, and Windows UWP

To date, the GameMaker Studio family of products has been downloaded more than 7 million times since 2012 and has 200,000 monthly active users. YoYo Games is based in Dundee, Scotland.

Book a meeting with YoYo Games

Visit the YoYo Games website


Mobile


Ant Workshop logo

Ant Workshop Ltd

Ant Workshop is an independent video game developer and game design consultancy. Founded in Edinburgh, Scotland in January 2015 by Rockstar Games and Activision Blizzard veteran Anthony Gowland, its focus is on developing original IP and interesting titles with an off-beat sense of humour.

Their first game, the controller-smashingly tough puzzle platformer Binaries, launched globally for PlayStation 4, Xbox One, and on Steam in 2016, and now they're prototyping our next slice of fun.

Book a meeting with Ant Workshop

Visit the Ant Workshop website


Blazing Griffin

Blazing Griffin

Blazing Griffin is an independent digital entertainment company based in Scotland.

Founded in 2011 as a game development studio, the company has grown from a team of three to a group of companies including a game development studio, a film production team, and a post-production studio, with 27 staff based across Edinburgh and Glasgow.

Together, all three departments are working across the same projects from different angles, as well as projects and clients unique to each. As the company continues to grow, the focus on cross-platform storytelling and technology will also expand and improve.

Book a meeting with Blazing Griffin

Visit the Blazing Griffin website


Deuxality

DeuXailty Games

Born in May 2014, DeuXality Games are all about fun, connectivity and a new found respect for your own thumbs.

A fledgling company which includes one Scottish artist, one English designer and one American writer, the team is small yet the collective skills are vast. 

In previous roles, the guys have been nominated for Baftas (Dare2bDigital), won coding competitions (Rapid2D), Two Souls and even found time to release a few games along the way.

Book a meeting with DeuXality Games

Visit the DeuXailty website


Digital Sports Arena logo

Digital Sports Arena Ltd

Digital Sports Arena Limited (DSA) is a games design studio based in Dundee, Scotland. Founded by an experienced BAFTA award-winning team of video games executives, DSA has a proven track record of delivering multi-million selling sports game franchises.

DSA is creating ground breaking, free-to-play sports management simulations for the latest mobile platforms.

Their first product is GameDay Live(R), a real-time, head-to-head soccer management game with a community-based ecosystem offering to exciting opportunities in eSports as well as the conventional gaming market.

Their core team is based in Scotland and the US.

Book a meeting with Digital Sports Arena

Visit the Digital Sports Arena Ltd website


EM Studios

Extra Mile Studios

Extra Mile Studios (EM), a Glasgow, UK–based developer of digital content, was formed in 2004 by a team of game development professionals with many years’ experience in the children’s and casual/family entertainment sectors.

EM and its staff have worked with some of the best-known brands in the world, including Bob the Builder, Wallace & Gromit, Teletubbies, Thunderbirds, Dodge, Lassie, Johnny Bravo, Smarties, Winx and Noddy.

EM has created more than 35 titles for publishers such as BBC Worldwide, Activision, Koch Media/Deep Silver, Scholastic, Cartoon Network and Namco Bandai.

Traditionally specialists in the children's games field, the company now embraces the casual games market as a whole.

Book a meeting with Extra Mile Studios

Visit the Extra Mile Studios website


Firebrand Games logo

Firebrand Games

Firebrand Games is an accomplished developer of high quality, playable and monetizable games across mobile, PC and console formats. Our in house technology Octane, offers considerable advantages over the competition such as memory footprint, speed and flexibility and is used in most of our most successful games including the Bafta nominated Solar Flux, Dirt 2, Grid, C.A.R.D and many others.

Book a meeting with Firebrand Games

Visit the Firebrand Games website


Hyper Luminal

Hyper Luminal Games Ltd

Hyper Luminal Games specialise in the development of multiplatform commercial and corporate software through the utilisation of the Unity 3D Game Engine. They target platforms from PC and mobile to the latest web browser technology and next generation virtual reality devices. 

They always provide a clear and concise development process, following an agile methodology to obtain the highest quality final products. They focus heavily upon delivering premier content and products for smartphone, tablet and web, in the last year alone their small, close-knit team developed 7 titles for both mobile and web audiences.

Book a meeting with Hyper Luminal Games

Visit the Hyper Luminal website


Ice Beam logo

Ice Beam Ltd

Ice Beam is a small but tenacious independent games developer based in Dundee. 

They are currently developing their first title with the aim of bringing it to multiple video game digital marketplaces.

Although they are a new company, the company director has over thirteen years' experience in the games industry, working at some of the largest and most successful games companies across the UK. They have designed and crafted multiple large current and previous generation video games on a multitude of platforms, including Xbox, Playstation, Steam, iPhone, Android and virtual reality platforms.

Book a meeting with Ice Beam

Visit the Ice Beam website


Junkfish logo

Junkfish

Junkfish is a BAFTA Scotland and Develop Award nominated games company based in Dundee. After working together at Abertay University, they officially formalised in 2013 and released their rogue-like survival horror game "Monstrum(R)" in 2015. They are currently working on their second, unannounced project. 

As a studio, Junkfish strives to create a diverse range of highly individual games, crossing genres to refresh traditional well-tested concepts. With a focus on delivering premium, re-playable, PC experiences, their previous title has become a favourite of Let's Players and streamers across the globe, selling over 80,000 copies in the process.

Book a meeting with Junkfish

Visit the Junkfish website


Ninja Kiwi

Ninja Kiwi

Ninja Kiwi is a leading developer and publisher of games for web, Facebook, and smart devices - games such as Bloons TD 5, Bloons Monkey City and SAS: Zombie Assault 4. Founded in 2006, Ninja Kiwi has headquarters and game development in Auckland, New Zealand and a games studio in Dundee, Scotland.

Book a meeting with Ninja Kiwi

Visit the Ninja Kiwi website


No Code

No Code Ltd

No Code is an exciting award-winning independent games company based in Glasgow, Scotland. 

Built from a wealth of experience in AAA games development, their previous releases “Lub Vs Dub” and “Super Arc Light” have, between them, won a New Talent BAFTA, been chosen as the Apple Editor’s Choice worldwide on the App Store and distributed by Starbucks across North America and Canada.

They provide pre-visualisation concepts, in-engine development and marketing assets for high profile AAA games, whilst developing their own internal IP.

They have lots of innovative releases planned over the next few years, including a stylised 80’s interactive horror/thriller series of mini games “Untold Stories,” and“Observation,” a narrative-based contemporary science fiction adventure.

Book a meeting with No Code

Visit the No Code website


Outplay Entertainment

Outplay

Outplay Entertainment is a leading European, and the UK’s largest, independent mobile developer. Outplay has created a portfolio of successful critically acclaimed casual and mid-core titles under the Outplay and Bite Size Games brands, in addition to those produced in collaboration with other leading publishers.

Book a meeting with Outplay

Visit the Outplay website


Tag Games

Tag Games

Tag Games is one of Europe’s most accomplished mobile and tablet development studios.

In addition to the creation of their own IP titles, they deliver full-service game development services focusing on large scale Free to Play (F2P) and Live Ops games. Their global partners and clients include Rovio, Electronic Arts, Activision, Ubisoft, Gree, Square Enix, 505 Games, Endemol, Namco Bandai and many more.

From full end-to-end development, live ops and porting to mobile/tablet from PC/console, Tag Games is a studio trusted to deliver.

They mix creativity, innovation and game-play quality with ‘best practise’ development know-how. Their intimate knowledge and understanding of mobile and handheld gaming ensures they continue to build on their values of innovation, quality and on-time delivery.

Book a meeting with Tag Games

Visit the Tag Games website


YoYo Games

YoYo Games

YoYo Games is the home of the GameMaker line of tools, the fastest and easiest to use cross-platform games development technology. YoYo Games has just released a new, ground-up redesign of its massively popular 2D development tool, GameMaker Studio 2™.

GameMaker Studio 2™ has been developed with usability and efficiency at its core, allowing developers to create games in a single code base and then publish them to run natively across multiple platforms including Android, HTML5, iOS, OS X, PS4, Ubuntu, Xbox One, and Windows UWP

To date, the GameMaker Studio family of products has been downloaded more than 7 million times since 2012 and has 200,000 monthly active users. YoYo Games is based in Dundee, Scotland.

Book a meeting with YoYo Games

Visit the YoYo Games website


Music, composition and production


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Junkfish

Junkfish is a BAFTA Scotland and Develop Award nominated games company based in Dundee. After working together at Abertay University, they officially formalised in 2013 and released their rogue-like survival horror game "Monstrum(R)" in 2015. They are currently working on their second, unannounced project. 

As a studio, Junkfish strives to create a diverse range of highly individual games, crossing genres to refresh traditional well-tested concepts. With a focus on delivering premium, re-playable, PC experiences, their previous title has become a favourite of Let's Players and streamers across the globe, selling over 80,000 copies in the process.

Book a meeting with Junkfish

Visit the Junkfish website


Krotos

Krotos

Krotos is a company that develops and produces audio software for the entertainment industry.

Krotos’ flagship software, Dehumaniser™, is a unique vocal processing and sound design tool that produces studio-quality monster and creature sounds in real time, negating the time, expense and effort traditionally required. Dehumaniser is currently achieving great success, being used by Hollywood studios and in AAA games around the world like Killer Instinct and DOOM.

In addition, Krotos is releasing a version of Dehumaniser for Game Audio Middleware, allowing previously designed sounds to be generated at run time, as well as other sound design tools.

Book a meeting with Krotos

Visit the Krotos website


No Code

No Code Ltd

No Code is an exciting award-winning independent games company based in Glasgow, Scotland. 

Built from a wealth of experience in AAA games development, their previous releases “Lub Vs Dub” and “Super Arc Light” have, between them, won a New Talent BAFTA, been chosen as the Apple Editor’s Choice worldwide on the App Store and distributed by Starbucks across North America and Canada.

They provide pre-visualisation concepts, in-engine development and marketing assets for high profile AAA games, whilst developing their own internal IP.

They have lots of innovative releases planned over the next few years, including a stylised 80’s interactive horror/thriller series of mini games “Untold Stories,” and“Observation,” a narrative-based contemporary science fiction adventure.

Book a meeting with No Code

Visit the No Code website


Online


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Ant Workshop Ltd

Ant Workshop is an independent video game developer and game design consultancy. Founded in Edinburgh, Scotland in January 2015 by Rockstar Games and Activision Blizzard veteran Anthony Gowland, its focus is on developing original IP and interesting titles with an off-beat sense of humour.

Their first game, the controller-smashingly tough puzzle platformer Binaries, launched globally for PlayStation 4, Xbox One and on Steam in 2016, and now they're prototyping the next slice of fun.

Book a meeting with Ant Workshop

Visit the Ant Workshop website


Blazing Griffin

Blazing Griffin

Blazing Griffin is an independent digital entertainment company based in Scotland.

Founded in 2011 as a game development studio, the company has grown from a team of three to a group of companies including a game development studio, a film production team, and a post-production studio, with 27 staff based across Edinburgh and Glasgow.

Together, all three departments are working across the same projects from different angles, as well as projects and clients unique to each. As the company continues to grow, the focus on cross-platform storytelling and technology will also expand and improve.

Book a meeting with Blazing Griffin

Visit the Blazing Griffin website


Firebrand Games logo

Firebrand Games

Firebrand Games is an accomplished developer of high quality, playable and monetizable games across mobile, PC and console formats. Our in house technology Octane, offers considerable advantages over the competition such as memory footprint, speed and flexibility and is used in most of our most successful games including the Bafta nominated Solar Flux, Dirt 2, Grid, C.A.R.D and many others.

Book a meeting with Firebrand Games

Visit the Firebrand Games website


Ice Beam logo

Ice Beam Ltd

Ice Beam is a small but tenacious independent games developer based in Dundee. 

They are currently developing their first title with the aim of bringing it to multiple video game digital marketplaces.

Although they are a new company, the company director has over thirteen years' experience in the games industry, working at some of the largest and most successful games companies across the UK. They have designed and crafted multiple large current and previous generation video games on a multitude of platforms, including Xbox, Playstation, Steam, iPhone, Android and virtual reality platforms.

Book a meeting with Ice Beam

Visit the Ice Beam website


Junkfish logo

Junkfish

Junkfish is a BAFTA Scotland and Develop Award nominated games company based in Dundee. After working together at Abertay University, they officially formalised in 2013 and released their rogue-like survival horror game "Monstrum(R)" in 2015. They are currently working on their second, unannounced project. 

As a studio, Junkfish strives to create a diverse range of highly individual games, crossing genres to refresh traditional well-tested concepts. With a focus on delivering premium, re-playable, PC experiences, their previous title has become a favourite of Let's Players and streamers across the globe, selling over 80,000 copies in the process.

Book a meeting with Junkfish

Visit the Junkfish website


Ninja Kiwi

Ninja Kiwi

Ninja Kiwi is a leading developer and publisher of games for web, Facebook, and smart devices - games such as Bloons TD 5, Bloons Monkey City and SAS: Zombie Assault 4. Founded in 2006, Ninja Kiwi has headquarters and game development in Auckland, New Zealand and a games studio in Dundee, Scotland.

Book a meeting with Ninja Kiwi

Visit the Ninja Kiwi website


No Code

No Code Ltd

No Code is an exciting award-winning independent games company based in Glasgow, Scotland. 

Built from a wealth of experience in AAA games development, their previous releases “Lub Vs Dub” and “Super Arc Light” have, between them, won a New Talent BAFTA, been chosen as the Apple Editor’s Choice worldwide on the App Store and distributed by Starbucks across North America and Canada.

They provide pre-visualisation concepts, in-engine development and marketing assets for high profile AAA games, whilst developing their own internal IP.

They have lots of innovative releases planned over the next few years, including a stylised 80’s interactive horror/thriller series of mini games “Untold Stories,” and“Observation,” a narrative-based contemporary science fiction adventure.

Book a meeting with No Code

Visit the No Code website


Outplay Entertainment

Outplay

Outplay Entertainment is a leading European, and the UK’s largest, independent mobile developer. Outplay has created a portfolio of successful critically acclaimed casual and mid-core titles under the Outplay and Bite Size Games brands, in addition to those produced in collaboration with other leading publishers.

Book a meeting with Outplay

Visit the Outplay website


Tag Games

Tag Games

Tag Games is one of Europe’s most accomplished mobile and tablet development studios.

In addition to the creation of their own IP titles, they deliver full-service game development services focusing on large scale Free to Play (F2P) and Live Ops games. Their global partners and clients include Rovio, Electronic Arts, Activision, Ubisoft, Gree, Square Enix, 505 Games, Endemol, Namco Bandai and many more.

From full end-to-end development, live ops and porting to mobile/tablet from PC/console, Tag Games is a studio trusted to deliver.

They mix creativity, innovation and game-play quality with ‘best practise’ development know-how. Their intimate knowledge and understanding of mobile and handheld gaming ensures they continue to build on their values of innovation, quality and on-time delivery.

Book a meeting with Tag Games

Visit the Tag Games website


YoYo Games

YoYo Games

YoYo Games is the home of the GameMaker line of tools, the fastest and easiest to use cross-platform games development technology. YoYo Games has just released a new, ground-up redesign of its massively popular 2D development tool, GameMaker Studio 2™.

GameMaker Studio 2™ has been developed with usability and efficiency at its core, allowing developers to create games in a single code base and then publish them to run natively across multiple platforms including Android, HTML5, iOS, OS X, PS4, Ubuntu, Xbox One, and Windows UWP

To date, the GameMaker Studio family of products has been downloaded more than 7 million times since 2012 and has 200,000 monthly active users. YoYo Games is based in Dundee, Scotland.

Book a meeting with YoYo Games

Visit the YoYo Games website


PC


Ant Workshop logo

Ant Workshop Ltd

Ant Workshop is an independent video game developer and game design consultancy. Founded in Edinburgh, Scotland in January 2015 by Rockstar Games and Activision Blizzard veteran Anthony Gowland, its focus is on developing original IP and interesting titles with an off-beat sense of humour.

Their first game, the controller-smashingly tough puzzle platformer Binaries, launched globally for PlayStation 4, Xbox One and on Steam in 2016, and now they're prototyping the next slice of fun.

Book a meeting with the Ant Workshop

Visit the Ant Workshop website


Blazing Griffin

Blazing Griffin

Blazing Griffin is an independent digital entertainment company based in Scotland.

Founded in 2011 as a game development studio, the company has grown from a team of three to a group of companies including a game development studio, a film production team, and a post-production studio, with 27 staff based across Edinburgh and Glasgow.

Together, all three departments are working across the same projects from different angles, as well as projects and clients unique to each. As the company continues to grow, the focus on cross-platform storytelling and technology will also expand and improve.

Book a meeting with Blazing Griffin

Visit the Blazing Griffin website


Codeplay

Codeplay

Codeplay is internationally recognised for expertise in heterogeneous systems, and has many years of experience in the development of compilers, runtimes, debuggers, test systems and other specialised tools.

Codeplay has delivered standards-compliant systems for some of the largest semiconductor companies in the world, focusing specifically on high-performance heterogeneous processor solutions for CPUs, GPUs, DSPs, FPGAs and other specialised imaging and vision processors. 

Book a meeting with Codeplay

Visit the Codeplay website


Deuxality

DeuXailty Games

Born in May 2014, DeuXality Games are all about fun, connectivity and a new found respect for your own thumbs.

A fledgling company which includes one Scottish artist, one English designer and one American writer, the team is small yet the collective skills are vast. 

In previous roles, the guys have been nominated for Baftas (Dare2bDigital), won coding competitions (Rapid2D), Two Souls and even found time to release a few games along the way.

Book a meeting with DeuXailty Games

Visit the DeuXailty website


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Digital Sports Arena Ltd

Digital Sports Arena Limited (DSA) is a games design studio based in Dundee, Scotland. Founded by an experienced BAFTA award-winning team of video games executives, DSA has a proven track record of delivering multi-million selling sports game franchises.

DSA is creating ground breaking, free-to-play sports management simulations for the latest mobile platforms.

Their first product is GameDay Live(R), a real-time, head-to-head soccer management game with a community-based ecosystem offering to exciting opportunities in eSports as well as the conventional gaming market.

Their core team is based in Scotland and the US.

Book a meeting with Digital Sports Arena

Visit the Digital Sports Arena Ltd website


dovetail games

Dovetail Games

Dovetail Games produces and markets simulators for committed hobbyists.

They supply the leading Train Simulator series of products and are now releasing their new train simulator based on Unreal4 technology, Train Simulator World.

Dovetail distributes Microsoft Flight Simulator on Steam and has a range of over 120 add-on products to enhance that experience.

Their Euro Fishing is a highly realistic simulator which continues to attract avid fishing fans.

Their products are available on PC, Xbox One and (shortly) PS4. They are actively involved with developing software for virtual reality headsets - their products are ideally suited for such an experience.

Book a meeting with Dovetail Games

Visit the Dovetail Games website


EM Studios

Extra Mile Studios

Extra Mile Studios (EM), a Glasgow, UK–based developer of digital content, was formed in 2004 by a team of game development professionals with many years’ experience in the children’s and casual/family entertainment sectors.

EM and its staff have worked with some of the best-known brands in the world, including Bob the Builder, Wallace & Gromit, Teletubbies, Thunderbirds, Dodge, Lassie, Johnny Bravo, Smarties, Winx and Noddy.

EM has created more than 35 titles for publishers such as BBC Worldwide, Activision, Koch Media/Deep Silver, Scholastic, Cartoon Network and Namco Bandai.

Traditionally specialists in the children's games field, the company now embraces the casual games market as a whole.

Book a meeting with Extra Mile Studios

Visit the Extra Mile Studios website


Hyper Luminal

Hyper Luminal Games Ltd

Hyper Luminal Games specialise in the development of multiplatform commercial and corporate software through the utilisation of the Unity 3D Game Engine. They target platforms from PC and mobile to the latest web browser technology and next generation virtual reality devices. 

They always provide a clear and concise development process, following an agile methodology to obtain the highest quality final products. They focus heavily upon delivering premier content and products for smartphone, tablet and web, in the last year alone their small, close-knit team developed 7 titles for both mobile and web audiences.

Book a meeting with Hyper Luminal Games

Visit the Hyper Luminal website


Ice Beam logo

Ice Beam Ltd

Ice Beam is a small but tenacious independent games developer based in Dundee. 

They are currently developing their first title with the aim of bringing it to multiple video game digital marketplaces.

Although they are a new company, the company director has over thirteen years' experience in the games industry, working at some of the largest and most successful games companies across the UK. They have designed and crafted multiple large current and previous generation video games on a multitude of platforms, including Xbox, Playstation, Steam, iPhone, Android and virtual reality platforms.

Book a meeting with Ice Beam

Visit the Ice Beam website


Junkfish logo

Junkfish

Junkfish is a BAFTA Scotland and Develop Award nominated games company based in Dundee. After working together at Abertay University, they officially formalised in 2013 and released their rogue-like survival horror game "Monstrum(R)" in 2015. They are currently working on their second, unannounced project. 

As a studio, Junkfish strives to create a diverse range of highly individual games, crossing genres to refresh traditional well-tested concepts. With a focus on delivering premium, re-playable, PC experiences, their previous title has become a favourite of Let's Players and streamers across the globe, selling over 80,000 copies in the process.

Book a meeting with Junkfish

Visit the Junkfish website


Ninja Kiwi

Ninja Kiwi

Ninja Kiwi is a leading developer and publisher of games for web, Facebook, and smart devices - games such as Bloons TD 5, Bloons Monkey City and SAS: Zombie Assault 4. Founded in 2006, Ninja Kiwi has headquarters and game development in Auckland, New Zealand and a games studio in Dundee, Scotland.

Book a meeting with Ninja Kiwi

Visit the Ninja Kiwi website


No Code

No Code Ltd

No Code is an exciting award-winning independent games company based in Glasgow, Scotland. 

Built from a wealth of experience in AAA games development, their previous releases “Lub Vs Dub” and “Super Arc Light” have, between them, won a New Talent BAFTA, been chosen as the Apple Editor’s Choice worldwide on the App Store and distributed by Starbucks across North America and Canada.

They provide pre-visualisation concepts, in-engine development and marketing assets for high profile AAA games, whilst developing their own internal IP.

They have lots of innovative releases planned over the next few years, including a stylised 80’s interactive horror/thriller series of mini games “Untold Stories,” and“Observation,” a narrative-based contemporary science fiction adventure.

Book a meeting with No Code

Visit the No Code website


Outplay Entertainment

Outplay

Outplay Entertainment is a leading European, and the UK’s largest, independent mobile developer. Outplay has created a portfolio of successful critically acclaimed casual and mid-core titles under the Outplay and Bite Size Games brands, in addition to those produced in collaboration with other leading publishers.

Book a meeting with Outplay

Visit the Outplay website


Tag Games

Tag Games

Tag Games is one of Europe’s most accomplished mobile and tablet development studios.

In addition to the creation of their own IP titles, they deliver full-service game development services focusing on large scale Free to Play (F2P) and Live Ops games. Their global partners and clients include Rovio, Electronic Arts, Activision, Ubisoft, Gree, Square Enix, 505 Games, Endemol, Namco Bandai and many more.

From full end-to-end development, live ops and porting to mobile/tablet from PC/console, Tag Games is a studio trusted to deliver.

They mix creativity, innovation and game-play quality with ‘best practise’ development know-how. Their intimate knowledge and understanding of mobile and handheld gaming ensures they continue to build on their values of innovation, quality and on-time delivery.

Book a meeting with Tag Games

Visit the Tag Games website


PR, marketing and social and interactive media


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deltaDNA

deltaDNA® was founded in 2010 by games industry veteran Chris Wright and data mining expert Mark Robinson. It is a game analytics and real-time marketing platform that helps
users improve player experience and monetization in their games.

The platform uses the latest deep data technology to measure game and player data, predict player behaviour and optimise individual player experiences. It was assessed by GameSauce as having the richest functionality available to the games industry, including performance dashboards, slice and dice, direct access, AB testing, segmentation tools, real-time messaging, push notifications and acquisition optimiser.

The technology delivers fast, accurate and flexible data to improve your decision making, and allows open access to their infrastructure so you can continue to use your favourite tools such as SQL, Tableau, Excel or R.

deltaDNA work with the games industry’s leading publishers and developers including Viacom, Madfinger, 505 Games, Bandai Namco, Nickelodeon, Ubisoft and Sony Online Entertainment.

deltaDNA expanded into the USA in January 2015, with its first office in San Francisco.

Book a meeting with deltaDNA

Visit the deldaDNA website


Disney Research

Disney Research

Disney Research is an international network of research labs, with the mission to push the scientific and technological forefront of innovation at The Walt Disney Company (TM).

The Disney Research Interactive Graphics lab in Edinburgh builds on decades of experience of video game technology for 1 billion USD properties enjoyed by millions, and applies this to all Disney business activities, including real-time movie production technologies.

Disney Research combines the best of academia and industry, by doing both basic and application-driven research. They view publication as a principal mechanism for quality control and encourage engagement with the global research community.

Their research applications are experienced by millions of people. They honour Walt Disney’s legacy by innovating and deploying our innovations on a global scale.

Book a meeting with Disney Research

Visit the Disney Research website


Junkfish logo

Junkfish

Junkfish is a BAFTA Scotland and Develop Award nominated games company based in Dundee. After working together at Abertay University, they officially formalised in 2013 and released their rogue-like survival horror game "Monstrum(R)" in 2015. They are currently working on their second, unannounced project. 

As a studio, Junkfish strives to create a diverse range of highly individual games, crossing genres to refresh traditional well-tested concepts. With a focus on delivering premium, re-playable, PC experiences, their previous title has become a favourite of Let's Players and streamers across the globe, selling over 80,000 copies in the process.

Book a meeting with Junkfish

Visit the Junkfish website


No Code

No Code Ltd

No Code is an exciting award-winning independent games company based in Glasgow, Scotland. 

Built from a wealth of experience in AAA games development, their previous releases “Lub Vs Dub” and “Super Arc Light” have, between them, won a New Talent BAFTA, been chosen as the Apple Editor’s Choice worldwide on the App Store and distributed by Starbucks across North America and Canada.

They provide pre-visualisation concepts, in-engine development and marketing assets for high profile AAA games, whilst developing their own internal IP.

They have lots of innovative releases planned over the next few years, including a stylised 80’s interactive horror/thriller series of mini games “Untold Stories,” and“Observation,” a narrative-based contemporary science fiction adventure.

Book a meeting with No Code

Visit the No Code website


Tag Games

Tag Games

Tag Games is one of Europe’s most accomplished mobile and tablet development studios.

In addition to the creation of their own IP titles, they deliver full-service game development services focusing on large scale Free to Play (F2P) and Live Ops games. Their global partners and clients include Rovio, Electronic Arts, Activision, Ubisoft, Gree, Square Enix, 505 Games, Endemol, Namco Bandai and many more.

From full end-to-end development, live ops and porting to mobile/tablet from PC/console, Tag Games is a studio trusted to deliver.

They mix creativity, innovation and game-play quality with ‘best practise’ development know-how. Their intimate knowledge and understanding of mobile and handheld gaming ensures they continue to build on their values of innovation, quality and on-time delivery.

Book a meeting with Tag Games

Visit the Tag Games website


Professional services


Codeplay

Codeplay

Codeplay is internationally recognised for expertise in heterogeneous systems, and has many years of experience in the development of compilers, runtimes, debuggers, test systems and other specialised tools.

Codeplay has delivered standards-compliant systems for some of the largest semiconductor companies in the world, focusing specifically on high-performance heterogeneous processor solutions for CPUs, GPUs, DSPs, FPGAs and other specialised imaging and vision processors. 

Book a meeting with Codeplay

Visit the Codeplay website


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deltaDNA

deltaDNA® was founded in 2010 by games industry veteran Chris Wright and data mining expert Mark Robinson. It is a game analytics and real-time marketing platform that helps users improve player experience and monetization in their games.

The platform uses the latest deep data technology to measure game and player data, predict player behaviour and optimise individual player experiences. It was assessed by GameSauce as having the richest functionality available to the games industry, including performance dashboards, slice and dice, direct access, AB testing, segmentation tools, real-time messaging, push notifications and acquisition optimiser.

The technology delivers fast, accurate and flexible data to improve your decision making, and allows open access to their infrastructure so you can continue to use your favourite tools such as SQL, Tableau, Excel or R.

deltaDNA work with the games industry’s leading publishers and developers including Viacom, Madfinger, 505 Games, Bandai Namco, Nickelodeon, Ubisoft and Sony Online Entertainment.

deltaDNA expanded into the USA in January 2015, with its first office in San Francisco.

Book a meeting with deltaDNA

Visit the deldaDNA website


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Foresight Technology Solutions

Foresight provide a test case management solution for companies with little or no test resource to gain impartial test results, detailed reporting and confidence in passing third party certification first time.

They provide template test scripts for most common platforms and scenarios or work with companies to create bespoke test cases targeting specific issues.

Based in Edinburgh, Scotland the company was started by veteran games industry professionals who wanted to address the pain points experienced during their experience of game development and testing.

Book a meeting with Foresight Technology Solutions

Visit the Foresight website


TalentScotland

TalentScotland

TalentScotland promotes Scotland as an outstanding place to live and work. They not only believe it – they live it. And they're good at it. In fact, they have been helping people develop their careers in Scotland since 2001. Let them help you and your family find out what it’s like to live here. They'll also highlight the many opportunities Scotland offers skilled professionals in games and software.

Book a meeting with TalentScotland

Visit the TalentScotland website


Recruitment and outsourcing


Junkfish logo

Junkfish

Junkfish is a BAFTA Scotland and Develop Award nominated games company based in Dundee. After working together at Abertay University, they officially formalised in 2013 and released their rogue-like survival horror game "Monstrum(R)" in 2015. They are currently working on their second, unannounced project. 

As a studio, Junkfish strives to create a diverse range of highly individual games, crossing genres to refresh traditional well-tested concepts. With a focus on delivering premium, re-playable, PC experiences, their previous title has become a favourite of Let's Players and streamers across the globe, selling over 80,000 copies in the process.

Book a meeting with Junkfish

Visit the Junkfish website


Research


Abertay University

Abertay University

Abertay University in Dundee, Scotland, is one of the world’s leading institutions for games education, having been listed in the Princeton Review Top 25 institutions for Game Design in 2015 and 2016. 

Abertay has been delivering dedicated degrees in Computer Games since 1997, and currently offers a suite of programmes encompassing Game Design and Production Management, Computer Games Technology, Computer Arts, and Sound and Music for Games. Many of their lecturers are experienced games professionals with a track record of working on published games, and students can expect to receive a practical, industry-relevant education.

Abertay works closely with local, national, and international games industry partners to further research and knowledge exchange in game design, game development, and game studies. Their industrial relationships for research bring wider benefits to their students, who are provided with opportunities to work directly with representatives from companies such as Sony and Microsoft on coursework assignments.

Book a meeting with Abertay University

Visit the Abertay University website


Codeplay

Codeplay

Codeplay is internationally recognised for expertise in heterogeneous systems, and has many years of experience in the development of compilers, runtimes, debuggers, test systems and other specialised tools.

Codeplay has delivered standards-compliant systems for some of the largest semiconductor companies in the world, focusing specifically on high-performance heterogeneous processor solutions for CPUs, GPUs, DSPs, FPGAs and other specialised imaging and vision processors. 

Book a meeting with Codeplay

Visit the Codeplay website


Delta DNA logo

deltaDNA

deltaDNA® was founded in 2010 by games industry veteran Chris Wright and data mining expert Mark Robinson. It is a game analytics and real-time marketing platform that helps users improve player experience and monetization in their games.

The platform uses the latest deep data technology to measure game and player data, predict player behaviour and optimise individual player experiences. It was assessed by GameSauce as having the richest functionality available to the games industry, including performance dashboards, slice and dice, direct access, AB testing, segmentation tools, real-time messaging, push notifications and acquisition optimiser.

The technology delivers fast, accurate and flexible data to improve your decision making, and allows open access to their infrastructure so you can continue to use your favourite tools such as SQL, Tableau, Excel or R.

deltaDNA work with the games industry’s leading publishers and developers including Viacom, Madfinger, 505 Games, Bandai Namco, Nickelodeon, Ubisoft and Sony Online Entertainment.

deltaDNA expanded into the USA in January 2015, with its first office in San Francisco.

Book a meeting with deltaDNA

Visit the deldaDNA website


Disney Research

Disney Research

Disney Research is an international network of research labs, with the mission to push the scientific and technological forefront of innovation at The Walt Disney Company (TM).

The Disney Research Interactive Graphics lab in Edinburgh builds on decades of experience of video game technology for 1 billion USD properties enjoyed by millions, and applies this to all Disney business activities, including real-time movie production technologies.

Disney Research combines the best of academia and industry, by doing both basic and application-driven research. They view publication as a principal mechanism for quality control and encourage engagement with the global research community.

Their research applications are experienced by millions of people. They honour Walt Disney’s legacy by innovating and deploying our innovations on a global scale.

Book a meeting with Disney Research

Visit the Disney Research website


Firebrand Games logo

Firebrand Games

Firebrand Games is an accomplished developer of high quality, playable and monetizable games across mobile, PC and console formats. Our in house technology Octane, offers considerable advantages over the competition such as memory footprint, speed and flexibility and is used in most of our most successful games including the Bafta nominated Solar Flux, Dirt 2, Grid, C.A.R.D and many others.

Book a meeting with Firebrand Games

Visit the Firebrand Games website


Smart TV


Deuxality

DeuXailty Games

Born in May 2014, DeuXality Games are all about fun, connectivity and a new found respect for your own thumbs.

A fledgling company which includes one Scottish artist, one English designer and one American writer, the team is small yet the collective skills are vast. 

In previous roles, the guys have been nominated for Baftas (Dare2bDigital), won coding competitions (Rapid2D), Two Souls and even found time to release a few games along the way.

Book a meeting with DeuXality Games

Visit the DeuXailty website


Ninja Kiwi

Ninja Kiwi

Ninja Kiwi is a leading developer and publisher of games for web, Facebook, and smart devices - games such as Bloons TD 5, Bloons Monkey City and SAS: Zombie Assault 4. Founded in 2006, Ninja Kiwi has headquarters and game development in Auckland, New Zealand and a games studio in Dundee, Scotland.

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No Code

No Code Ltd

No Code is an exciting award-winning independent games company based in Glasgow, Scotland. 

Built from a wealth of experience in AAA games development, their previous releases “Lub Vs Dub” and “Super Arc Light” have, between them, won a New Talent BAFTA, been chosen as the Apple Editor’s Choice worldwide on the App Store and distributed by Starbucks across North America and Canada.

They provide pre-visualisation concepts, in-engine development and marketing assets for high profile AAA games, whilst developing their own internal IP.

They have lots of innovative releases planned over the next few years, including a stylised 80’s interactive horror/thriller series of mini games “Untold Stories,” and“Observation,” a narrative-based contemporary science fiction adventure.

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Outplay Entertainment

Outplay

Outplay Entertainment is a leading European, and the UK’s largest, independent mobile developer. Outplay has created a portfolio of successful critically acclaimed casual and mid-core titles under the Outplay and Bite Size Games brands, in addition to those produced in collaboration with other leading publishers.

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Tag Games

Tag Games

Tag Games is one of Europe’s most accomplished mobile and tablet development studios.

In addition to the creation of their own IP titles, they deliver full-service game development services focusing on large scale Free to Play (F2P) and Live Ops games. Their global partners and clients include Rovio, Electronic Arts, Activision, Ubisoft, Gree, Square Enix, 505 Games, Endemol, Namco Bandai and many more.

From full end-to-end development, live ops and porting to mobile/tablet from PC/console, Tag Games is a studio trusted to deliver.

They mix creativity, innovation and game-play quality with ‘best practise’ development know-how. Their intimate knowledge and understanding of mobile and handheld gaming ensures they continue to build on their values of innovation, quality and on-time delivery.

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Technology


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Ant Workshop Ltd

Ant Workshop is an independent video game developer and game design consultancy. Founded in Edinburgh, Scotland in January 2015 by Rockstar Games and Activision Blizzard veteran Anthony Gowland, its focus is on developing original IP and interesting titles with an off-beat sense of humour.

Their first game, the controller-smashingly tough puzzle platformer Binaries, launched globally for PlayStation 4, Xbox One and on Steam in 2016, and now they're prototyping the next slice of fun.

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Codeplay

Codeplay

Codeplay is internationally recognised for expertise in heterogeneous systems, and has many years of experience in the development of compilers, runtimes, debuggers, test systems and other specialised tools.

Codeplay has delivered standards-compliant systems for some of the largest semiconductor companies in the world, focusing specifically on high-performance heterogeneous processor solutions for CPUs, GPUs, DSPs, FPGAs and other specialised imaging and vision processors. 

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deltaDNA

deltaDNA® was founded in 2010 by games industry veteran Chris Wright and data mining expert Mark Robinson. It is a game analytics and real-time marketing platform that helps users improve player experience and monetization in their games.

The platform uses the latest deep data technology to measure game and player data, predict player behaviour and optimise individual player experiences. It was assessed by GameSauce as having the richest functionality available to the games industry, including performance dashboards, slice and dice, direct access, AB testing, segmentation tools, real-time messaging, push notifications and acquisition optimiser.

The technology delivers fast, accurate and flexible data to improve your decision making, and allows open access to their infrastructure so you can continue to use your favourite tools such as SQL, Tableau, Excel or R.

deltaDNA work with the games industry’s leading publishers and developers including Viacom, Madfinger, 505 Games, Bandai Namco, Nickelodeon, Ubisoft and Sony Online Entertainment.

deltaDNA expanded into the USA in January 2015, with its first office in San Francisco.

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Disney Research

Disney Research

Disney Research is an international network of research labs, with the mission to push the scientific and technological forefront of innovation at The Walt Disney Company (TM).

The Disney Research Interactive Graphics lab in Edinburgh builds on decades of experience of video game technology for 1 billion USD properties enjoyed by millions, and applies this to all Disney business activities, including real-time movie production technologies.

Disney Research combines the best of academia and industry, by doing both basic and application-driven research. They view publication as a principal mechanism for quality control and encourage engagement with the global research community.

Their research applications are experienced by millions of people. They honour Walt Disney’s legacy by innovating and deploying our innovations on a global scale.

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Dovetail Games

Dovetail Games produces and markets simulators for committed hobbyists.

They supply the leading Train Simulator series of products and are now releasing their new train simulator based on Unreal4 technology, Train Simulator World.

Dovetail distributes Microsoft Flight Simulator on Steam and has a range of over 120 add-on products to enhance that experience.

Their Euro Fishing is a highly realistic simulator which continues to attract avid fishing fans.

Their products are available on PC, Xbox One and (shortly) PS4. They are actively involved with developing software for virtual reality headsets - their products are ideally suited for such an experience.

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Foresight Technology Solutions

Foresight provide a test case management solution for companies with little or no test resource to gain impartial test results, detailed reporting and confidence in passing third party certification first time.

They provide template test scripts for most common platforms and scenarios or work with companies to create bespoke test cases targeting specific issues.

Based in Edinburgh, Scotland the company was started by veteran games industry professionals who wanted to address the pain points experienced during their experience of game development and testing.

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sensewhere

sensewhere

sensewhere is a world leader in delivering location technology and services in the mobile device and application market. They have offices in the UK, US and China. Their customers include Tencent Holdings in China, and their partners include TomTom and Micello.

sensewhere’s technology enables precise location information in areas where there is no or inaccurate GNSS coverage such as indoors or in dense urban areas. Key aspects of the technology are based on automatic crowd sourcing algorithms which use all available location data including GNSS, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, PDR and sensewhere proprietary software to deliver fast, accurate location information.

sensewhere is available for any mobile application or service that requires highly accurate, low cost, low power location information on a global scale.

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Tag Games

Tag Games

Tag Games is one of Europe’s most accomplished mobile and tablet development studios.

In addition to the creation of their own IP titles, they deliver full-service game development services focusing on large scale Free to Play (F2P) and Live Ops games. Their global partners and clients include Rovio, Electronic Arts, Activision, Ubisoft, Gree, Square Enix, 505 Games, Endemol, Namco Bandai and many more.

From full end-to-end development, live ops and porting to mobile/tablet from PC/console, Tag Games is a studio trusted to deliver.

They mix creativity, innovation and game-play quality with ‘best practise’ development know-how. Their intimate knowledge and understanding of mobile and handheld gaming ensures they continue to build on their values of innovation, quality and on-time delivery.

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University, colleges and education


Abertay University

Abertay University

Abertay University in Dundee, Scotland, is one of the world’s leading institutions for games education, having been listed in the Princeton Review Top 25 institutions for Game Design in 2015 and 2016. 

Abertay has been delivering dedicated degrees in Computer Games since 1997, and currently offers a suite of programmes encompassing Game Design and Production Management, Computer Games Technology, Computer Arts, and Sound and Music for Games. Many of their lecturers are experienced games professionals with a track record of working on published games, and students can expect to receive a practical, industry-relevant education.

Abertay works closely with local, national, and international games industry partners to further research and knowledge exchange in game design, game development, and game studies. Their industrial relationships for research bring wider benefits to their students, who are provided with opportunities to work directly with representatives from companies such as Sony and Microsoft on coursework assignments.

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Abertay University

Abertay University

Abertay University in Dundee, Scotland, is one of the world’s leading institutions for games education, having been listed in the Princeton Review Top 25 institutions for Game Design in 2015 and 2016. 

Abertay has been delivering dedicated degrees in Computer Games since 1997, and currently offers a suite of programmes encompassing Game Design and Production Management, Computer Games Technology, Computer Arts, and Sound and Music for Games. Many of their lecturers are experienced games professionals with a track record of working on published games, and students can expect to receive a practical, industry-relevant education.

Abertay works closely with local, national, and international games industry partners to further research and knowledge exchange in game design, game development, and game studies. Their industrial relationships for research bring wider benefits to their students, who are provided with opportunities to work directly with representatives from companies such as Sony and Microsoft on coursework assignments.

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Blazing Griffin

Blazing Griffin

Blazing Griffin is an independent digital entertainment company based in Scotland.

Founded in 2011 as a game development studio, the company has grown from a team of three to a group of companies including a game development studio, a film production team, and a post-production studio, with 27 staff based across Edinburgh and Glasgow.

Together, all three departments are working across the same projects from different angles, as well as projects and clients unique to each. As the company continues to grow, the focus on cross-platform storytelling and technology will also expand and improve.

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Deuxality

DeuXailty Games

Born in May 2014, DeuXality Games are all about fun, connectivity and a new found respect for your own thumbs.

A fledgling company which includes one Scottish artist, one English designer and one American writer, the team is small yet the collective skills are vast. 

In previous roles, the guys have been nominated for Baftas (Dare2bDigital), won coding competitions (Rapid2D), Two Souls and even found time to release a few games along the way.

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Disney Research

Disney Research

Disney Research is an international network of research labs, with the mission to push the scientific and technological forefront of innovation at The Walt Disney Company (TM).

The Disney Research Interactive Graphics lab in Edinburgh builds on decades of experience of video game technology for 1 billion USD properties enjoyed by millions, and applies this to all Disney business activities, including real-time movie production technologies.

Disney Research combines the best of academia and industry, by doing both basic and application-driven research. They view publication as a principal mechanism for quality control and encourage engagement with the global research community.

Their research applications are experienced by millions of people. They honour Walt Disney’s legacy by innovating and deploying our innovations on a global scale.

Book a meeting with Disney Research

Visit the Disney Research website


dovetail games

Dovetail Games

Dovetail Games produces and markets simulators for committed hobbyists.

They supply the leading Train Simulator series of products and are now releasing their new train simulator based on Unreal4 technology, Train Simulator World.

Dovetail distributes Microsoft Flight Simulator on Steam and has a range of over 120 add-on products to enhance that experience.

Their Euro Fishing is a highly realistic simulator which continues to attract avid fishing fans.

Their products are available on PC, Xbox One and (shortly) PS4. They are actively involved with developing software for virtual reality headsets - their products are ideally suited for such an experience.

Book a meeting with Dovetail Games

Visit the Dovetail Games website


Outplay Entertainment

Outplay

Outplay Entertainment is a leading European, and the UK’s largest, independent mobile developer. Outplay has created a portfolio of successful critically acclaimed casual and mid-core titles under the Outplay and Bite Size Games brands, in addition to those produced in collaboration with other leading publishers.

Book a meeting with Outplay

Visit the Outplay website