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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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03-08-2015 10:54
Check out exciting programme details of Edinburgh Game Symposium Protoplay Edition (12-13 Aug) @Edin_Game #dare2015

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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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04/08/2015 17:05
We've been documenting our #ToTum development journey on IndieDB - we'd love to know what you think! #GameDev

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04/08/2015 16:05
RT @StevenTaarland: Have you checked out #ToTum?! 3D Puzzle #game #madewithunity for #iOS #Android from @Team_ii #Ga


04/08/2015 12:09
Love local multiplayer games? We are looking for closed beta testers for #Glitchrunners - get in touch! #GameDev

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03/08/2015 18:35
Happy Monday! We are showcasing #ToTum at Dare Protoplay! #GameDev #Dare2015 #IndieDev

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03/08/2015 12:34
Happy Monday Everyone! How was your weekend? What is your #MondayMotivation this week? :D #GameDev #indiedev

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03/08/2015 10:38
RT @manwhoflewaway: Less than 2 weeks til #dare2015 - set phasers to bugs, polish and playtesting #gamedev #indiedev

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02/08/2015 18:10
RT @ActiveNick: ActiveNick's Mobile #GameDev Corner is out! Stories via @indiexavyx @Team_ii @FearemGames


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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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