Game Republic

The Network

Welcome to Game Republic!

Sonic & All-Stars Racing Transformed – Sumo Digital

Game Republic is the largest industry-led games business network in the North of England. The network supports and promotes the Yorkshire and Northern England games industry, with members including Rockstar Leeds, Rebellion North, Sumo Digital, Revolution Software, Boneloaf, Escape Technology, the University of Huddersfield, Team17 and Double Eleven.

Our mission statement is simply:
“More business for Game Republic members”

Game Republic offers extensive commercial benefits to its members, that includes games developers, digital publishers, digital companies, software and technology providers, business support companies and academic institutions.

Game Republic is essential to games businesses looking for support, contacts, advice, investment, innovation and business development in the North of England, the UK and the global games industry.

Game Republic has arranged meetings and held business-focused networking events in the region with major international companies including Sony Interactive Entertainment Europe, Microsoft ID@Xbox, Amazon,, Intel, Unity, Devolver, Yogscast, SEGA and Nintendo.

If you’d like to join Game Republic, or simply find out more about how the network can help your business or university/college, contact us.


“Rebellion North is proud to work with Game Republic to support and challenge the next generation of game makers. Videogame development in Yorkshire would simply not be the same without the dedication and hard work of Jamie and the Game Republic team.”
Jon Seymour, Rebellion North

“I believe that Game Republic performs a pivotal role in aiding, assisting and bringing together the games industry in the Yorkshire and Northern region.” Martyn Brown, Insight Studios Ltd

“Game Republic has been instrumental in raising the visibility of the world class game development companies based in Yorkshire. The support, passion and energy of all those involved has attracted a lot of interest in the region and competitive advantages have been realised.” Carl Cavers, Sumo Digital

“It’s just fantastic that the Game Republic network celebrated its tenth birthday in 2013. We initially set up Game Republic more than a decade ago to really help games developers in this region, and it’s wonderful that this is still continuing today.”
Charles Cecil, Revolution Software

“The Yorkshire and Northern England development community is one of the most united in the country and long may it continue to be supported. I always come away from the Game Republic events having learned something myself.” Jon Hare, Sensible legend