Digbeth still has a way to go | Created in Birmingham – According to Fallen Angel Bakery, going by the bizarre exchange above. Paul at Ricemedia claims they described Fazeley Studios and the surrounding area as a ‘3rd World Country’. I know … Continue reading
DailyGamesNews.com: Rare Digbeth Studio Tour – Jim Horth, Executive Producer of Shared Services for Rare Games, introduces us to their new space in Fazeley Studios, Digbeth (which Jim describes as a ‘Little Soho’). My, the testing area looks like fun.
Fazeley Tenants – By Sola at lightbombing.com – A lovely image of the Fazeley Studios’ ‘dragon’s teeth’ roofline by Sola at lightbombing.com. Here’s some blurb about the artist from Laura McNamara: Sola has been at the forefront of the global … Continue reading
Rare staying put, rep confirms | Game Development | News by Develop – Hmmm….after my worrying about giving them a proper welcome, it seems Rare may not be moving to Digbeth en masse after all. A spokesperson for Twycross-based developer … Continue reading
Fazeley Tenants – Krokodil Erkannt Fazeley Studio Komplex! – Those crazy Birmingham Art Zine (BAZ) kids seem to have infiltrated the Fazeley Tenants blog with warnings of wild animals on the lose. Catch these somewhat subversive ARTISTS at their launch … Continue reading
Fazeley Tenants – Fazeley Halloween party – Those funky Fazeley kids are celebrating Halloween in style with a ‘riot of music and entertainment’ on Friday 30th October.
If it’s been a little quieter than normal on here of late, it’s because I’ve been quite busy with my new job with talk about local, where I’m spreading the hyperlocal joy by helping people in communities across the UK … Continue reading
Birmingham Book Festival « More Canals than Venice – I met PixieSixer the other night, she’s lovely and not who I’d thought she might be, but I’ve never been any good at guessing games. Here she picks the best of … Continue reading
Hello Digital promises to be ‘an extravaganza of robotics, illuminations, animations, digital film, music, games, exclusive showcases’. So if you’re into that kind of thing, check out the Hello Digital programme. Most events are at Millennium Point, there’s also an … Continue reading