Birmingham virtual reality expert to address US Freshman ceremony

A leading Birmingham expert in virtual reality (VR) is to address the Freshman Convocation at West Texas A&M University (WTAMU) next month. Sarah Jones, Head of Birmingham School of Media at Birmingham City University will be the keynote speaker at…

New funding for postgraduate study makes careers in gaming more accessible

Budding gamers interested in postgraduate qualifications to boost their career prospects now have more opportunities for university study, thanks to recent Government changes. Announced as part of the UK Chancellor’s Autumn Statement, Government-backed student loans have been confirmed for Masters…

MCM Birmingham Comic Con – The NEC 21-22 March

Birmingham Comic Con to welcome ‘Metal Gear’ voice actor Quinton Flynn Über talented videogame, anime and cartoon voice actor Quinton Flynn is the latest special guest to be confirmed for MCM Birmingham Comic Con, where he will be signing free…

UK needs to work hard to maintain status as global leader in creative industries, design chief tells Birmingham audience

The UK needs to work hard to keep up its status as a global leader in the creative industries, were claims made by John Mathers, CEO of the Design Council, today in Birmingham. “We’re creating more jobs than ever before…

Namco Bandia Heading to MCM Expo Birmingham

BANDAI NAMCO GAMES BRING SHORT PEACE: RANKO TSUKIGIME’S LONGEST DAY AND JOJO’S BIZARRE ADVENTURE: ALL-STAR BATTLE TO MCM EXPO IN BIRMINGHAM – Hands-on with JoJo’s Bizarre Adventure: All-Star Battle and first UK showing of Short Peace: Ranko Tsukigime’s Longest Day,…