Mobile Games Growth Programme
Meet the 22-23 cohort
Mobile Games Demo Day
Late last year we partnered with Ukie to kick off the Mobile Games Growth Programme. The first of its kind in the UK, we brought together 15 promising CEOs and leaders in the UK mobile space to help them flourish in their future business endeavours. Over 6 months, the cohort have undertaken 40 hours of content led by industry leaders – including creating a business plan, funding and finance, user acquisition and many more topics.
Mobile Games Growth Programme - Meet the 2022 - 23 cohort
Sophie Artemigi Ltd
Sophie Artemigi Ltd. is a games studio specialising in creating 2D narrative experiences for women and casual gamers. They tell stories about contemporary issues from the perspective of marginalised individuals.
You may know them from: ‘Hook up’
Waving Bear Studio
Waving Bear Studio is an indie game studio focused on building and growing IPs across multiple platforms and physical merchandise.
You may know them from: ‘Stuffed’
WRKS Games is a multi-platform multi-genre games developer and publisher that is about to enter the mobile gaming space.
You may know them from: ‘Shinobi Rising’
First Light Games
First Light Games is The New Wave Game Studio. They use the power of web3 to make amazing games where players own their own assets and help direct the product roadmap. They’re currently working on the top down Battle Royale extravaganza Blast Royale.
You may know them from: Blast Royale
More Fun With Games
More Fun With Games (MFWG) creates immersive, interactive, psychogeographic, storytelling games combining history and mystery. Our games are designed to be played digitally and in person, combining mixed media, ARG, AR, adaptive audio and theatre with community, history and culture. They are creating ethical, accessible,
playful experiences and adventures utilising sustainable processes and props. Collaborating with local freelancers and small businesses, they craft bespoke experiences with a range of episodic content and a compelling cast of continuing characters.
You may know them from “Unveiled”
Sidekick Games is creating ROBIN, which is a game and app, helping young people deal with their emotional well-being by finding, connecting, communicating and understanding themselves, allowing them to move forward to be productive and happy in their lives. Sidekick Games is a start-up focused on the realisation and go-to-market of the ROBIN concept.
You may know them from: ROBIN
Skyline Studios Games
Skyline Studios Games is a team who came together for the Tranzfuser 2022 competition, the goal of this competition was to produce a working prototype of a game that could be demoed at EGX 2022. Escalar was that new and exciting I.P. which we decided to continue development of. As a studio they believe that the smallest details often make the biggest impact, we aim to create games that offer a unique twist on classic genres!
You may know them from: “Escalar”
Wharf Street Studios
'Wharf Street Studios is a game development company that has created a multicultural entertainment ecosystem called Epiko. They offer a wide range of immersive experiences including mobile games, AR digital collectibles, motion comics, a Blockchain-based marketplace, AR and VR games, Web30 Metaverse along with physical merchandise.
They are recognized by the Government of India and UK for their innovative and disruptive ideas on emerging technologies. In 2023, the company has been honored with the Barclays People's Choice Award and Epiko Regal, one of their products, was also awarded the Toycathon Award in 2021.
You may know them from: “Epiko Regal”
Fish Bladders Game's
Fish Bladder Games’ vision is to create a new generation of active kids. They’re on a mission to develop physical confidence in inactive children through play, so that they naturally choose to get more involved in sport and exercise.
You may know them from: "Planet Possible"
Brainspark Games is building an eduverse of free culturally nuanced, 3D immersive educational mobile games aligned with the British national curriculum, for 7-14 year olds.
You may know them from: “Xplorealms”