Announcing the Technology and Gaming Playground at XpoNorth 2016

Announcing the Technology and Gaming Playground at XpoNorth 2016

Wed 1 Jun 2016 / News

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Wednesday 8th June, 10am - 5pm
Maclean Room, Eden Court

Cutting edge technology and gaming – test and play with some of the latest technology out there.

Cryworks

CryWorks
Euan Macdonald, Niall Macdonald, Calum Macdonald | CryWorks is located in the San Francisco with the core creative team having worked with Disney, LucasFilm, Industrial Light and Magic, Pixar and Electronic Arts. The company develop and produce entertaining experiences, technology & apps that combine digital content, augmented & virtual technologies, with CGI & visual effects in incredible ways and have an HTC Vive to show off some of their latest developments.

Euan Macdonald

Euan Macdonald

 

 

 

 

 

Niall Macdonald

Niall Macdonald

 

 

 

 

 

Calum Macdonald

Calum Macdonald

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

DeuXality

DeuXality
Darroch McNaught | A small but dedicated team based in Inverness focused on making fun games and looking for their next VR adventure! Exhibiting a virtual reality music project, 'Synesthesia', where DJs perform live but within a virtual environment.

 

 

 

Darroch McNaught

Darroch McNaught

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Dundee Game Collective

Dundee Game Collective
Albert Elwin | Originally from New Zealand, as a member of the Dundee Game Collective Albert is working on a range of digital experiments and collaborations including Killbox, an online game and interactive installation that critically explores the nature of drone warfare, its complexities and consequences.

 

Albert Elwin

Albert Elwin

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Exit Reality

Exit Reality
Darren Malley | Exit reality has been set up to champion VR technology and new music project called Synesthesia, in partnership with Deuxality Games, where DJs perform live but within a virtual environment.

 

 

 

Darren Malley

Darren Malley

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Steadishot Facilities Limited

Steadishot Facilities
Philip Price | Steadishot Facilities creates beautifully crafted immersive 360 video and virtual reality films from concept through to delivery. The Hunt is their latest 360 natural history film, blending 360 video with CGI, animation and special effects we create an immersive and unique experience.

 

 

 

 

 

Philip Price

Philip Price

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Future Fossil Studios

Future Fossil Studios
Daniel Falconer | Future Fossil is a games development studio based in Dundee, developing a mixture of proprietary IP and commissioned games.

 

 

 

Daniel Falconer

Daniel Falconer

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Playdead

Playdead
Johnny Harris and Kev Macrae | Playdead is a visual studio focused on intelligent storytelling and communication through beautiful motion design, animation and visual effects and are exhibiting a new project Wildless.

 

 

 

Johnny Harris

Johnny Harris

 

 

 

 

 

 

Kev Macrae

Kev Macrae

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Institute of Design Innovation

Institute of Design Innovation, School of Design, The Glasgow School of Art
Paul Smith | Find out about digital fabrication technologies, experiment with new ideas and techniques and try out 3D printing.

 

 

 

Paul Smith

Paul Smith

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Digital Design Studio

Digital Design Studio, The Glasgow School of Art
DDS’s intense learning and research environment exploits the interface between science, technology and the arts to explore imaginative and novel uses of advanced 3D digital visualisation and interaction technologies.

 

 

 

 

 

Ariis AR

Ariis AR
We have created a World of Augmented Reality - taking a physical image and transforming it into something magical - an interactive opportunity to demonstrate a new concept in marketing.

 

 

 

 

 

 

Soluis

Soluis
Greg Williamson | The Soluis Group is one of Europe’s leading digital creativity organisations, delivering benchmark quality CGI visuals, animation and interactive engagement solutions from studios in Glasgow & London.

 

 

 

Greg Williamson

Greg Williamson

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

#Hackstock

#Hackstock
James E. Marks | With the democratization of technology, platforms and brave new ways to create immersive experiences. We explore beyond 2016, we’re talking about so much more than just VR: holograms, augmented reality, 360 social video and live experiential, haptic & cognitive technology (wearable tech), blurring the boundaries of our real world virtuality.

 

James Marks

James Marks

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Moray Game Jam

Moray Game Jam | Moray Game Jam is now in its fourth year with some inspiring and innovative games being created. We have a taster of both digital and board games on offer, ready to play!

No Qualms Games
Alan Yeats, Rory Thomson, Leo Reid, Jacob Naylor
Game: Stay in School

Dispatch the Rabbit
Charles Matt Fletcher, Graham Geddes
Game: Dispatch the Rabbit

DNL
Christy Kail, Jo Campbell, Daniel Fraser Harwyn
Game: Gronk

No Loading Required
Jacob Paterson, Scott Simpson, Cari Watterton
Game: Lost In The Dark

d4
Emma Rydström, Gwen Lloyd-Wiggins, Andrew Fullarton, Tom Slade
Game: Zombie Attack!

TwinstickOn!
Kevin McDowall, James Smith
Game: For The Colony

Stikkz Media
Andrew French
Game: Wonder Warriors

Peacock Dreams
Douglas Flinders, Henry Pullan
Game: Everything is Peachy

Board Game Team
Bartek Kuckarski, Jamie Wood
Game: Cyber Hunters