Game Republic GameDevDay to Launch GamesLab Leeds

gameslab-logo-block-high-res-gl-leeds-updatedGame Republic, supported by Autodesk and Escape Technology, is hosting GameDevDay on Thursday 24th November in Leeds. The Game Republic event features Headline Sponsor Creative England and GamesLab Leeds and the launch of its new funding and business initiative for the Leeds City Region, with Head of Games & Digital, Rob Crossley.

GameDevDay is also sponsored by the University of Leeds and Merge Games – the latter who will be speaking about digital publishing. There will also be a talk from special guest James Valls from Rebellion, who will be speaking about the creation of their recent PlayStation VR hit Battlezone VR – plus a panel with guests including Autodesk and Escape Technology and an opportunity to network (with cakes!)

In the evening, the GaMaYo (Game Makers Yorkshire) event will take place with more than 250 developers from Yorkshire, the North West and North East of England, and a showcase with 20 new games to play. GaMaYo is Headline Sponsored by Creative England GamesLab Leeds, with sponsors Escape Technology and HP, Merge Games and the University of Leeds.

We’ll have a full report on GameDevDay here very soon – for more information on the events, visit our Events Calendar.

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