Tag Archives: Jo Twist
Wed, Oct 02, 2013 | 12:27 BST
Grand Theft Auto 5 was snapped in the hands of an under-age kid last week, prompting the usual wave of tabloid witch-hunting and claims that age-rating body PEGI wasn’t doing enough to safeguard the nation’s youth. The group has now responded.
Tue, Aug 06, 2013 | 11:15 BST
New study calls for online game developers to help prevent addiction, claims gamers are playing 90 hours at a time
A new study into the addictive nature of online gaming has called on developers of MMOs and other online-enabled titles to do more to prevent addiction.
Thu, Jul 11, 2013 | 22:25 BST
For the first time in a decade, the Edinburgh Interactive Festival is taking a year off.
Tue, Jul 09, 2013 | 21:05 BST
The Develop conference is going on in Brighton, as you know, and below you will find a video interview with UKIE CEO Jo Twist. In it, she discusses about what the trade body can achieve for Britain’s new and independent game developers. Develop runs through July 11.
Mon, Apr 22, 2013 | 15:03 BST
Last week, in was announced that the EU Commission is to investigate the case for UK tax breaks and stated that “It is not clear whether the taxpayer should be subsidising this activity.” Now, the association for UK Interactive Entertainment has asked that UK developers provide evidence to help bolster the case.
Tue, Feb 26, 2013 | 01:59 GMT
Wed, Feb 06, 2013 | 22:05 GMT
UKIE has made its final recommendations for UK tax credits to the government, with the trade body’s CEO stating that there are further areas on the scheme which still need addressed.
Thu, Jul 12, 2012 | 15:50 BST