PlayJam, Static 2358’s digital games channel, is unveiled this week in Las Vegas. It will begin broadcasts on Sky Digital this summer and will roll out to European platforms including the Internet, WAP mobile phones and digital TV. The channel plans to capitalise on branding partnerships for the games. ‘We are already finding enormous interest in the PlayJam concept not only from the digital TV operators but also from the marketing community, which can see the great potential for innovative brand exposure and real interaction with customers,’ says Static director of creative strategy Mark Rock.
This year’s results follows a downward trend in popularity for creative subjects both at schools and universities.
The latest announcements also include a “multi-sensory” exhibition inspired by the sea at Oxo Tower Wharf.
As part of our series looking at jobs in design studios, we speak to Pip Fazakerly, developer at virtual reality and 3D design firm Framework Creative, about animating virtual spines,
A new campaign and online resources toolkit looks to overhaul the UK’s “homogenous” design industry