Cryptonite crowned UK Champions 2018
Four of our regional champions from across the UK headed to Gfinity’s London arena yesterday, to battle it out for the coveted trophy, designed by a father-daughter duo representing Creative Assembly. After fierce competition playing Blizzard’s Overwatch, Cryptonite for The Crypt School came out on top and went home the winners.
So you're in the Ukie Student Game Jam - now what do you need to know? Here is a quick Q&A to help you, now that the game jam is just around the corner!
9:30am Monday 4th April - midnight Tuesday 5th April.
This week Ukie Students spoke to Liz Mercuri, Prince William Scholar and computer programmer, about her aspiring career in games. Liz has previously spoken at the Ukie Careers Bar at EGX.
Ukie: Please can you introduce yourself and your current role in a few sentences.
(Above: James Schall from Sega speaking at the Ukie Careers Bar at Rezzed 2014)
We spoke to Datascope Recruitment, an award-winning recruitment agency, about their advice for games students submitting programming demos.
On Friday 24th April, Ukie will be livestreaming an exciting interactive webinar exclusively for Ukie Students, where Chris Roe (Art Director at Fat Pebble), Caitlin Goodale (Graphic Designer at Lift London) and Max Scott-Slade (Game Design Director at Glitche.rs) will be discussing art and design in games.