The event from June 21 to June 23 was conceived by industry figures Rami Ismail, Sarah Elmaleh, and Myriame Lachapelle. Ukie caught up with Sarah Elmaleh after the event to find out how it went and to see what's instore for the future.
Ukie: Hi Sarah, thanks for speaking to us! First, a very simple question; what is Gameworld.dev?
The annual Ukie Hotline is back and this year we have more companies involved than ever! The Hotline has been set up to allow you to get completely free advice from industry experts across various disciplines; PR, legal, recruitment, finance, business development and much more.
This initiative provides the perfect opportunity to take advantage of some completely free advice from companies within our membership pool.
Each year Ukie embarks on an annual hub crawl pilgrimage across the UK, educating local people and games businesses on a specific topic, asked for by our members.
Game Dev Heroes has announced the shortlists for the 2019 Game Dev Heroes awards.
After received more than 550 nominations the Game Dev Heroes team have closeted themselves away, refining down the entries to create shortlists of 8 nominees for each of the 11 award categories.
Each category received loads of inspirational and heartfelt submissions, demonstrating the strength of support across the industry for the sentiment of the awards.