The Average Gamer

Wales Games Development Show 11th July

Wales Games Development Show 2014
Game developers will be gathering in Cardiff next week for the 3rd annual Wales Game Development Show. Held on Friday 11th July at the Wales Millennium Centre, the day’sschedule of talks will open with SEGA and Creative Assembly talking about Alien Isolation, followed by advice sessions, game development workshops and more.

You can book day tickets in advance for just under a tenner or buy them on the door.

Here’s the speaker schedule:

  • Gary Napper, Lead Designer on Alien:Isolation
  • Mike Bithell, creator of Thomas Was Alone and Volume
  • UK Interactive Entertainment – How to claim your Games Tax Credits
  • Manesh Mistry from Ustwo – creators of Monument Valley
  • Mitu Khandaker-Kokoris – The Tiniest Shark (and creator of RedShirt)

On the exhibition floor there will be plenty of games recruiters and developers showing off their work in progress. Anyone around Wales looking to get into the games industry would do well to stop by the show.

Get more info on exhibitors and schedule from from the official Wales Game Development Show website.