Our members

Our members make us what we are. 

We represent almost 400 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?

System 3

Formed in 1982 by Mark Cale, System 3 is recognised as one of the founding pioneers of the gaming industry and as a name synonymous with producing original genre defining gaming concepts year on year. System 3 stands proud as the last surviving British Independent Publisher from those grass roots years.

Tag Games

Tag Games create games for the biggest gaming platforms on the planet – mobile, tablet and handheld. With a reach of over four billion potential players mobile gaming has the power to entertain you.

TAKEOFF

TAKEOFF is a progressive and forward-thinking creative agency that delivers content of the highest quality. It comes with the territory that in our role as a creative agency we are accomplished in a multitude of engaging and contemporary disciplines. Our simple yet powerful approach of listening, thinking, and then solving the key issues set out in your brief is what allows us to deliver the services you require on time, within budget and always exceeding expectations.

Talespinners

Talespinners is a provider of story and narrative services, helping development studios of all shapes and sizes to devise and strengthen their game’s story. Whether polishing scripts ahead of recording, troubleshooting a tricky scene, or crafting plot and characters alongside the dev team, our team of experienced writers thoroughly enjoy digging into a variety of projects and creating impactful stories, characters and dialogue that resonate with players.
 
Our services include:

Tandem Events

With over 30 years of experience in organising market-leading exhibitions, conferences and events across a number of industry sectors, the team behind Tandem know what makes a successful event fly.

Our innovative approach to event creation and management is tailored to suit the ever-changing needs of the markets we serve.

By bringing business communities together, each of our events offers unique, face-to-face commercial and networking opportunities.

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Tangentix

GameSessions provides a new way of marketing PC games, through free trials, rentals and purchases. With our custom compression and DRM technology users are able to download free trials of PC games easily and securely, with the option to rent or buy the game at any point, transferring saved progress to Steam.

Target Media

Established since 1990, Target Media are a ROI focussed media agency who specialise in delivering innovative and creative media strategies across all media channels. Our focus is to ensure we provide clients with the best possible return for their investment at all times.

Target Media are experts in 'launch strategies' achieving maximum cut-through and impact with small to medium sized budgets. We ensure that client's receive the highest standard of client service through a culture of excellence with people, systems, and experience.

We are driven by our clients success.

Team 17

We are a fully independent video game developer and games label responsible for the Worms™ series.

One of the longest running privately owned independent games companies in the world. Team17 ‘Games Label Programme’ supports and helps games creators all around the world to bring their games to market across all gaming platforms.

Team17 is pioneering the way games creators work with publishing partners in a digital world. Team17 have released over 70 games across numerous gaming platforms with sales in excess of 65 million units.

Tech Data

Tech Data is one of the world’s largest distributors of technology products, services, and solutions. Companies like HP, Apple, Cisco, Microsoft—and hundreds of others—depend on us to bring many of their products to market. Many of the hardware devices and software applications that you use in your daily life have passed through our logistics centers on their way to market.

Teesside University

We deliver high-quality courses, research, and consultancy - and are a centre of excellence in the creative and technical aspects of computing, games and animation, web and multimedia. Our teaching programmes range from higher national diplomas and foundation degrees to undergraduate, master's and research degrees. We have an excellent reputation for innovation and introducing new courses in areas such as visualisation, computer animation and computer games.

Terra Virtua

Terra Virtua is the first fully immersive, blockchain-driven VR entertainment Platform. Offering consumers a marketplace where they can play games, participate in eSports and watch live events, Terra Virtua is a unique virtual platform, focusing entirely on VR entertainment, built around a strong community and social connection. Supported by VR developers, run by industry leaders and secured by blockchain, Terra Virtua is the platform for the next generation.

Testology

Our past. Andy Robson.
Andy, our MD, has been working in QA since running the test department of Bullfrog Productions in 1994. Working closely with Peter Molyneux at Bullfrog, Andy followed Molyneux when Lionhead Studios was formed in 1998. Working as Head of Testing, Andy continued to develop the processes and Ology we still use as our blueprint today. Working on 30+ AAA titles during this section of his career, Andy is truly a QA warrior. A man destined to assure quality.

Testronic

When it comes to QA and Testing for your games, content or hardware, you need simple solutions that work. We’ve got over 15 years of experience partnering with industries from entertainment, media and games to publishing, e-commerce and consumer electronics. We give you Quality Assurance, Localization, Compliance and Certification services that get it right the first time. Every time.

The Arts University College at Bournemouth

The Arts University College at Bournemouth, established in 1885 as a specialist institution, is now a leading University College offering high quality specialist education in art, design, media and performance across the creative industries. We remain passionate about our subjects and continue to encourage curiosity, risk-taking and adventure in exploring and pushing subject knowledge and its boundaries. The Arts University College provides staff and students with a well resourced environment in which to practise to the highest professional standards.
 

The Chinese Room

The Chinese Room is an award-winning game development studio based in Brighton, with some of our team working remotely across the United Kingdon.

We released our first game, Dear Esther, in February 2012 to critical and popular acclaim. Dear Esther went on to win ten major awards in 2012 and was nominated for many more, including 5 BAFTAs.

The Diana Award

The Diana Award is a charity legacy to Diana, Princess of Wales’ belief that young people have the power to change the world.

We are proud to have the enthusiastic support of HRH Prince William and HRH Prince Harry and their team at the Royal Charities Forum of The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge and Prince Harry.

Our mission is to foster, develop and inspire positive change in the lives of young people.

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