Ubisoft Leamington and Ubisoft Reflections are delighted to be involved in the Interactive Futures event, showcasing the extraordinary talent in the games industry and with a focus on the energy and creativity of the local area. As an employer, we strongly believe in fully participating in, and contributing to, the local communities we live and work in
Max Everingham, Senior Marketing Manager
We’re thrilled to sponsor Interactive Futures. Leamington Spa has been Playground Games’ home for nearly a decade and having the opportunity to celebrate and promote Leamington Spa as a major UK video games cluster through Interactive Futures is a fantastic proposition for both the industry and the town.
Gavin Raeburn, Studio Director, Playground Games
We are delighted to sponsor Interactive Futures. Being located in Leamington Spa with its rich gaming history, which is becoming a thriving hub for game developers, we are proud to be involved in this community. Being surrounded by the creativity and excitement of the games industry this gives Leamington its unique appeal.
Harinder Sangha, Studio Head at SEGA HARDlight
Founded in 2003, award-winning Sumo Digital employs over 500 staff across its five studios in Sheffield, Nottingham, Newcastle & Brighton (The Chinese Room), UK and Pune, India. Developing successful games across all platforms and genres, Sumo is recognised for its versatility, proprietary technology and creativity across a portfolio of games featuring titles for major publishers including Microsoft, Sony, Sega and Disney Interactive. Current titles in development include ‘Crackdown 3’, in collaboration with Microsoft, ‘Dead Island 2’ for Koch Media, ‘Project Nova’ for CCP Games and ‘Team Sonic Racing’ for Sega.
Special Effect is a charity which uses video games and technology to enhance the quality of life of people with disabilities. By using technology ranging from modified joypads to eye-control, they’re finding a way for people to play to the very best of their abilities. By levelling the playing field, families and friends are being brought together and having a profoundly positive impact on therapy, confidence and rehabilitation.