GamesLab West Midlands

Creative England’s GamesLab programme provides investment and support, designed to aid and sustain the growth of the region’s burgeoning games’ industry through the development of innovative games and IP. Working with emerging and established companies, the GamesLab programme aims to create the conditions necessary for the most innovative and commercially astute games companies from around the region to flourish.  The programme aims to do this by providing expertise and grants, for emerging and established games companies, in the South West and West Midlands regions of England.
The Creative England GamesLab programme also delivers initiatives to create jobs, ensuring the retention of established and emerging talent within the region; this will aid the sustenance of growth established during its two-year lifespan. Furthermore, the GamesLab+ programme gives subscribers a package of support; including subsidized TIGA membership and Central London hot-desking c/o UKIE for a one-off payment of just £495.

Creative England’s GamesLab programme is funded by the European Regional Development Fund, supported by the Government’s Regional Growth Fund and led by Creative England.

For more information on the GamesLab programme and to make an Application, please visit our dedicated website at

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