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Dare 2015

Dare to be Digital is the premier video games development competition for University students and recent graduates and the only route to a BAFTA Ones To Watch Award
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Deadline 05 May 2015 17:30 BST (GMT+1)

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31-07-2015 16:15
RT @Edin_Game: Thank you The Skinny for the mention! #EGSPE #Dare2015

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31-07-2015 13:49 #dare2015 Live Music & party w Mantra Collective & Chipzel -13 Aug. How can you miss it? Book

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28-07-2015 15:12
RT @StrangerMonco: Only 2 weeks until @DareToBeDigital ! Can't wait #Dare2015

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27-07-2015 17:56
Whizzy kids - go Global Cardboard Challenge at #dare2015. Recycled materials. Free. Book: Twitter Update

27-07-2015 15:11
EdinburghGameSymposium join up with Dare this year on 12-13 Aug. Book tickets now. #dare2015

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17-07-2015 21:10
RT @AbertayUni: Indie games developers! Come and showcase your work at #DareProtoplay! @DareToBeDigital #games #gami

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13-07-2015 10:11
The ever popular junior judging at Dare ProtoPlay is now open for bookings. Check it out: #dare2015 #juniorjudges

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31/07/2015 19:20
We are showcase #ToTum at #Dare2015 on the 15th and 16th August :D Come check it out! @DareToBeDigital #GameDev

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31/07/2015 14:09
Have you checked out out blog this week? We have a post from Steven on the Technical Difficulties we faced...


31/07/2015 14:02
RT @joegrainger: Creating the rope bridge physics system for #Glitchrunners today - #indiegamedev #madewithunity @unity3d @TorqueMCR http:/


31/07/2015 13:56
Working on the #Glitchrunners end of level boat party today #madewithunity @unity #indiegamedev

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31/07/2015 12:34
Its #FollowFriday! Follow our team members developing #ToTum! #FF

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31/07/2015 12:18
RT @StevenTaarland: Work in progress #ToTum level :D #Games #GameDev #IndieDev #Indie

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31/07/2015 11:34
Its #FollowFriday! Follow our team members developing #ToTum! StevenTaarland RobinSilcock ShaunSlade360 DougWatersMusic jess_magnus #FF


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Dare to be Digital is an internationally renowned proving ground for talented computer science and art students to design their own original video game.

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Do you like to play video games? Are you serious about designing video games? If so, you've come to the right place. Not only will you get to design and build your dream game but we'll host your team in well equipped computer labs and you'll also receive funding and mentor support to help make it happen.

Every year between June and August, students form teams of five and compete over 10 weeks to design a fully functioning video game prototype. At the end of 10 weeks, all the teams will gather at Dare Protoplay to showcase their work and be judged by industry experts. Dare Protoplay represents the most innovative design from emerging games artists and programmers and is open to the public to come and play the games.

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