Our members

Our members make us what we are. 

We represent more than 350 games businesses, from large format holders such as Microsoft, Sony and Nintendo and all the biggest global games publishers to promising small start-ups, rising stars and established bigger studios creating some of the best games in the world.

If you’re a businesses that makes or sells games in the UK or provides services or support to the UK games industry you can be part of the network. 

Why join Ukie?

Crash Lab

Crash Lab was founded in November 2011 by games industry stalwarts Steve Ellis, Martin Wakeley and Lee Musgrave. Backed by a team of experienced and enthusiastic collaborators, the team are hard at work on a number of original and licensed titles across multiple platforms.

Crayfish

The China market presents unique challenges and can be fraught with a variety of difficulties. Companies wanting to trade with China have found it difficult to penetrate the market or sustain a presence when they get there; have floundered with the culture and have even lost opportunities over an incorrect translation.

Creative Assembly

At Creative Assembly we are led by our passion for quality gameplay.

Since 1987, and across state-of-the-art studios in West Sussex, UK and Sofia, Bulgaria, our passion for bringing stories to life and our commitment to authenticity has sealed our reputation for AAA quality games development.

Criterion Games

We’re Criterion Games and we make video games. You’ll know us from the Burnout series, Black and two recent Need For Speed games: Hot Pursuit and Most Wanted.

We love games. Innovation drives us and we have a rich history of embracing cutting edge tech to bring you original gaming experiences, from Mugshots to Freeburn Challenges, Easydrive to Autolog.

Cubic Motion

Cubic Motion produces much of the world’s finest next-gen facial animation. Our clients achieve outstanding results at production rates we believe are unrivalled by any other service provider or tool-assisted internal pipeline. This is matched by extraordinarily low production expense – a revolution for producers. Whether you’re starting a new production or facing cost and throughput challenges in your current project, Cubic Motion can help.

Curve Digital

Here at Curve Digital, our goal is to develop great video games that people love to play. Our office in central London is home to a bunch of talented and passionate people who’ve been making games for a long time and want nothing more than to continue to do so.

Curve was founded in 2005, and since then we’ve had the pleasure of working with some of the biggest names in the business, creating original content and enhanced versions of games for PlayStation, Wii, iOS and PC.

Dakko Dakko

Dakko Dakko is a game developer in South Wales, formed by people who love simple, fun videogames.

Having released the critically acclaimed PlayStation titles Floating Cloud God Saves The Pilgrims and The 2D Adventures of Rotating Octopus Character, we’re now bringing our latest game, Scram Kitty and his Buddy on Rails to Wii U players all over the worl

Darbotron

say hello to darbotron: a game development micro studio with a sensibly sized dream

darbotron’s mission is to make games for people to play

darbotron understands that not every person who plays games is a hyperactive teenager with the reflexes of a highly caffeinated feline ninja and/or the leisure time surfeit of a student

games should entertain intellectually, provide kinaesthetically satisfying interaction, be able to surprise, and hopefully to elicit a wry smile or a chuckle once in a while

Dashine Electronics

We are One of China´s leading companies in the design, development and manufacture of video game accessories, peripherals and smart human interactive HID devices.

Our Services

Extensive R&D and Engineering Capability
The entertainment industries that we operate in demand innovation and a key objective for us is to ensure our R&D and engineering departments are well resourced and funded.
Our areas of expertise

De Montfort University

De Montfort University (DMU) offers the perfect combination of award-winning teaching, world-class facilities and a fantastic student experience. We are proud to have leapt into the top 50 UK universities with the best employment rates and the top 40 UK universities for student satisfaction.

Based in Leicester, in the heart of England, DMU is a vibrant, multicultural hub of creativity and innovation that never surrenders to convention. We provide a supportive learning environment in which our students are encouraged to hone their skills, be creative and defy the status quo.

deltaDNA

deltaDNA puts the power of data in your hands providing flexible Player Relationship Management (PRM) technology to maximize player engagement for Free-2-Play Games, Social Casino and Real Money Gambling. 

Launched in 2010, the co-founders of deltaDNA combine games industry heritage and marketing analytics expertise to create the games industry’s first dedicated real-time personalization and player insight platform.

Dignitas eSports UK

Our goal is to further develop our reputation as one of the best and most professional gaming teams in the world.

Team Dignitas was formed in September 2003, after the merger of two excellent Battlefield 1942 teams. The new ‘Dignitas’ Battlefield team went on to be very successful and after attending CeBIT (2004) we held discussions with ABIT and within a few months we had secured our first sponsor.

Dimoso

Welcome to the new world…

The rules of communication are constantly changing in today’s digital environment. Dimoso is an agency that has the agility to keep up with an evolving media world but still has solid expertise in PR and Marketing.

DLA Piper

DLA Piper is a global law firm with lawyers located in more than 40 countries throughout the Americas, Europe, the Middle East, Africa and Asia Pacific, positioning us to help clients with their legal needs around the world.

We strive to be the leading global business law firm by delivering quality and value to our clients.

We achieve this through practical and innovative legal solutions that help our clients succeed. We deliver consistent services across our platform of practices and sectors in all matters we undertake.

Dlala Studios

Dlala Studios was founded in 2012 by two friends who had previously worked as programmers together at Jagex and Bossa Studios.

Within the first 6 months of forming the studio, we released a Windows 8 launch title, were featured on the front cover of Develop Magazine (“Two Guys, One Game, No Cash”) and moved into Microsoft Games Studios Soho office to be their first ever internally incubated studio.

Over the next 5 years the team grew from 2 guys in a garage to 16 wonderful people in a studio in Essex, with regular collaborators across the globe.

DNA: Digital Out-of-Home Interactive Entertainment Network Association

The DNA is a young, rapidly-growing association of individuals and companies developing social and networked out-of-home entertainment applications, found in amusement and theme parks, retail centers, educational institutions and sports, fitness and leisure facilities.

Dovetail Games

Dovetail Games creates digital hobbies enjoyed by hundreds of thousands of passionate enthusiasts across the globe. These hobbies come in the form of simulation experiences that faithfully recreate real world situations and put players at the heart of the action.

DR Studios

Since its inception DR Studios has built an enviable reputation for making critically acclaimed games.

Over the last 17 years the studio has helped shape the social simulation games genre. DR Studios has earned recognition from its peers and players through its long and committed heritage in games; from Monopoly Tycoon through Beach life to Tycoon City New York. 

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