Global Game Jam 2023

With so many game design classes happening already this year, First Coding decided to practice the concepts taught in these workshops and entered last month's Global Game Jam. This is…

Game Design Workshop

Due to the interest in the recently announced Serious Games Showcase and Challenge, First Coding will be hosting a Game Design workshop to help budding game designers plan, prepare and…

Serious Games Showcase

There has been a great deal of excitement in the First Coding offices already this year as we're getting involved with some very creative projects. The big announcement this month…

The Gaming Club

This month, First Coding is launching its Gaming Club. Members will receive a browser-based game every month along with the accompanying Scratch files. This will allow subscribers to learn how…

Wireframe Magazine

There is a strong game design theme coming out of all the after school clubs and classes this term - It's great to see. For students wishing to get an…

Sega Prizes

First Coding received a nice package from Sega that had our prize for a game we recently developed. It was entered into a competition of theirs and although we didn't win,…

A Win for Team First Coding

Team First Coding entered a game concept idea built in Scratch and we won Esport Wales tshirts for all the team members! First Coding will shortly be releasing the summer…

Sega Game Design Competition

Sega recently hosted a game design competition and First Coding developed a game to enter. To demonstrate the power of Scratch and to highlight the many capabilities of the software,…

Be Successful Learning Scratch

Scratch gets a bad press with its colourful blocks and cartoon sprites, people automatically assume that it's intended for just primary school learners, when it so isn't. There is so…