After the huge success of our first Yorkshire Games Festival in 2016, we decided to do it all over again!
In 2011 we opened Life Online, the world’s first gallery dedicated to the social, technological and cultural impact of the internet. New media, computer technology and videogames are key to our collection and galleries.
It’s almost time for this year’s Yorkshire Games Festival. Game Republic’s Jamie Sefton takes a look at some of the exciting Yorkshire games developers whose work you’ll be able to sample at the five-day event.
Jamie Sefton looks ahead to the some of the gaming highlights for BAF 2014 including a very special talk from Colin Graham, Animation Director of best selling action-adventure game, Watch_Dogs.
Videogames are an inherent part of popular culture, but only 30 years ago it was though that they were directly responsible for the failings of the music industry.
Robbie Cooper’s Immersion project captures images of people as they become immersed in different types of media—and now you can get involved.
Watch our interview with Neil Thompson, Director of Art and Animation at legendary videogame studio BioWare.
Read about (and watch) our interview with Christine Phelan, character animator at leading game studio Valve.
Bradford Animation Festival 2012 launched with a bit of local flavour: Stewart Gilray, Development Director of Oddworld Inhabitants, lives just up the road in Otley.