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Playniac at X-Summit: What do the Occupy protests and cross-media productions have in common?

I spoke at Interactive Ontario’s X-Summit in Toronto a few weeks ago and my session, “From Scratch: First Concept to Finished Interactive“, was about the stages in our game production process, and how Playniac take cross-media productions from initial ideas to a completed project when creating interactive content for movies, brands or broadcasters.

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Playniac at BAFTA Young Game Designers’ workshop

Last week we took part in the BAFTA Young Game Designers‘ workshop, in partnership with Channel 4. BAFTA in London and Accrington Academy in Manchester were connected via video link for two simultaneous workshops, and students taking part came up with some great game ideas for the BAFTA Young Game Designers competition (open for entries until 24th Oct).

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Playniac at GDC Europe 2011

Playniac were at GDC Europe 2011 and Gamescom in Cologne this week, where founder Rob Davis spoke about various methods Playniac uses to visualise, simulate and refine game designs from the very start of our production process.


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Playniac at Develop Conference 2011

Playniac were at Develop 2011 in Brighton last week and founder Rob Davis talked about the process we use to manage the complex art of designing and producing games for our clients.

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Playniac joins TIGA’s new Casual Games Committee and IGDA

TIGA have just announced their new Casual Games Committee and we are delighted to join other UK games developers as members from launch. The committee will be a new drive to promote and support British casual game developers.