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Game Design

How Do Video Game Designers Use Maths in Their Careers?

When it comes to careers in tech, video game design is one of the most popular choice, with millions of kids dreaming of one day creating their own games. Video game design can also be lucrative, with many titles raking in millions...

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25th May 2021

Game Design

5 of the Best Educational Video Games for Kids

Many kids will have been playing more video games than usual over the last year for obvious reasons which we don’t need to explain. As parents, this can be a concern, but it is a common misconception that all video games are violent or...

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7th April 2021

Coding, Game Design

Online Roblox Coding Classes for Kids

With over 56 million players worldwide, Roblox has evolved into one of the most popular gaming platforms of all time. It lets kids design and code their own games which can then be played and enjoyed by other players around the globe.  ...

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6th April 2020

Game Design

My Child Wants to Make a Video Game: Where to Start?

Most kids loving playing video games, and some of them will even go on to express an interesting in making a game themselves. This could result in your child becoming a professional video game designer; which a great career to have!  ...

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13th March 2020

Game Design

What Roblox Teaches Kids? (+ FunTech Roblox Camps!)

Roblox is an incredibly popular game among children, with over 100 million users playing every month. Kids all over the UK play it or are asking their parents to let them play it.   But what, if anything, can Roblox teach kids and is...

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28th February 2020

Game Design

Is Roblox Suitable for My 12-Year-Old & What Can They Learn?

Roblox is an incredibly popular global gaming platform, primarily aimed at kids and young teenagers. Whilst Roblox has been designed with the safety of children very much in mind, just how safe is it and is it suitable for a 12-year-old...

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28th February 2020

Game Design

Should Video Games Be Considered a Sport?

Video games have seen a drastic rise in popularity since the late 1970s, and this trend is unlikely to stop any time soon. With the development of competitive gaming and global competitions that promise millions in cash prizes, many are...

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27th January 2020

3D Printing, Coding, Engineering, Game Design, Holiday Camp, Minecraft, Robotics

Tech Camps for Teens this Summer in London and Other UK Locations

Finding fun and engaging activities for your teenagers over the summer holidays can be challenging, particularly for teens with an active imagination. As parents ourselves, we understand these challenges more than most, which is why we...

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23rd July 2019

Game Design, Holiday Camp, Summer Camps

8 Video Game Camps for Kids This Summer Near You

If your child loves gaming, a video game camp can be a great way to keep them entertained and productive over the summer. FunTech offers a wide range of fun video game design camps in London and the surrounding counties, all in a...

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8th July 2019

Game Design, Minecraft, Mobile Technology

Are Video Games Good for You?

Video games are such an intrinsic part of most kid’s lives. They’re now more accessible than ever, from e-sports tournaments on television to mobile games on our smartphones. The internet streaming service Twitch even serves as a hub...

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8th July 2019