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Last week at our AGM at EGX in Birmingham, our Digital Schoolhouse (DSH) initiative announced its brand new RED sponsorship tier.
Always seeking to realise it’s vision, DSH’s presence at EGX demonstrates just how vital we believe cutting-edge expertise from the games industry is, alongside academic expertise in our classrooms. By introducing the new threshold sponsorship entry of £4500, we present more games businesses with the opportunity to support the delivery of this nationwide initiative.
The Top 20 Free, Paid and Revenue Grossing UK mobile charts for week 37 by Reflection.
‘Destiny 2’ takes a third successive week at No1 and means that Activsion have taken 11 No1’s so far this year, split over 3 different games (Call of Duty IW/Crash Bandicoot N.Sane and Destiny 2).
The Top 20 Free, Paid and Revenue Grossing UK mobile charts for week 36 by Reflection.
‘Destiny 2’ holds firm at No1 for a second week in the face of six new releases to make the All Formats Top 40. ‘NBA 2K18’ slam dunks ‘Pro Evolution Soccer 2018’ as this week’s highest new entry at No2. Basketball charting ahead of football is no mean feat and in doing so it achieves the biggest launch week ever for a basketball game as well as its highest ever chart position. It is a close run thing with Konami’s ‘Pro Evolution Soccer 2018’ debuting just behind at No3. ‘Dishonored: Death of the Outsider’ enters at No6 with ‘Metroid: Samus Returns’ new at No8, ‘Rayman: Definitive Editio
The Ukie Careers Bar will be open throughout the GI.biz Fair at EGX 2017 for anyone wanting advice on starting a life-changing career in the games industry.
Across the four days of EGX, our dedicated team of Video Game Ambassadors and games industry volunteers will deliver expert advice about careers in games including technical roles in programming, art and design, through to publishing roles in marketing, PR, journalism, and talks about YouTube, esports and more.
The Top 20 Free, Paid and Revenue Grossing UK mobile charts for week 35 by Reflection.
'Destiny 2' sweeps in to No1, becoming the biggest launch of the year so far. Released on Wednesday 6th September, almost 3 years after the original, Activision Blizzard and Bungie’s online-only shooter pushes ‘Uncharted: The Lost Legacy’ off top spot, down one place to No2.
Launched across Xbox One and PS4, 58% of sales go to Sony’s format and 42% to Microsoft’s. The original, which was also released on PS3 and Xbox 360, saw Sony’s formats account for 51% and Microsoft’s formats 49%.
The Top 20 Free, Paid and Revenue Grossing UK mobile charts for week 34 by Reflection.