Naughty Dog’s critically acclaimed PS3 exclusive ‘The Last Of Us’ becomes Sony’s first All Formats No1 since ‘Uncharted: Golden Abyss’ on Vita back in W8 2012. It is the 3rd fastest selling game of 2013 behind ‘Tomb Raider’ and ‘Bioshock Infinite’ and the biggest launch for a new IP since ‘L.A Noire’ in W20 2011. The industry also receives a well needed shot in the arm from Nintendo’s ‘Animal Crossing: New Leaf&rsqu
As announced on Monday, at the Ukie Westminster Summer Reception, a new scheme has been established that will fund training for games industry professionals by match funding short training course from the Skills Investment Fund (SIF), i.e. for every £1 an employer contributes the SIF will match with £1 from HM Treasury.
Embargoed until 8pm 3 June 2013 - London, United Kingdom – Video Game Ambassadors scheme re-launched with new recruitment drive and new match-funded training programmes for games businesses unveiled.
Games trade body Ukie used their Westminster Summer Reception, held this evening on the Terrace of the Palace of Westminster, to re-launch the Video Game Ambassadors (VGA) scheme, calling for more industry professionals, especially women in the industry, to sign up.
This evening we used our Westminster Summer Reception, held on the Terrace of the Palace of Westminster, to re-launch the Video Game Ambassadors (VGA) scheme, calling for more industry professionals, especially women in the industry, to sign up.