Game Republic

About Us

Game Republic Ltd runs the two largest networks in the North of England – Game Republic and GaMaYo – and is backed by more than two decades of games industry experience from Managing Director Jamie Sefton and 20 years of project, research and events industry experience from Dr Jackie Mulligan.

Game Republic is a DIT Export Champion for 2021 – 2022.









Game Republic Ltd specialises in:


From brief to content, planning, research and delivery, Game Republic Ltd has a successful track record in producing and programming games content for games, tech and digital conferences, expos and festivals that entertain, educate, deliver audiences and gain media interest.

Events include the Bradford Animation Festival (photo below) and more recently the Yorkshire Games Festival for the National Science and Media Museum, Bradford, Eurogamer Expo 2009 in Leeds, the Investment Summit at EGX in London and Birmingham and also now in Boston and Seattle USA during 2019 and 2020, the Robots Weekend for the Royal Armouries Museum in Leeds, the Alien: Isolation “From Film to Game” event with The Creative Assembly for Leeds International Film Festival 2014, a Creative England Games Day as part of Birmingham Digital Week in March 2015 (video below) and Leeds International Festival events in 2017, 2018 and 2019. During the pandemic, Game Republic has co-organised virtual events including GI Live and the Academy.

BAF Game 2013
Brian Horton (Crystal Dynamics), Warren Spector and Andy Hodgetts (The Indie Stone) at the Bradford Animation Festival 2013.

Games Industry Reports

We can research and deliver bespoke games industry reports on topics including future platforms, regional games industry hubs, innovation, technology and further/higher education trends.

Business Development and Consultancy

Game Republic Ltd can help your business with consultancy advice, reports, research and essential contacts in the games industry, the investment community and more.

Games Evaluation

Game Republic Ltd produces accurate Mock Reviews of a game in development so developers and publishers can evaluate potential issues and the likely games media reaction before launch. Previous clients have included Konami and Take Two.

If you would like more information on how Game Republic Ltd can help your business, use the contact form.

This is a BBC Look North report from 1st July 2020 on the Yorkshire games industry during the pandemic featuring Game Republic, students from Barnsley College and Team17.

This is a promotional video for the Creative England games event for Birmingham Digital Week, March 2015, that Game Republic organised and hosted, featuring The Creative Assembly, Radiant Worlds and more.