One Special Night; fundraising for SpecialEffect


October 1


08:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Event Category:

Past Event

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Games Jobs Live


A series of informative and entertaining punchy 10 minute talks by games industry legends to fundraise for SpecialEffect.

A free livestream event, open to anyone – whether in the games industry, around it, or just a gamer eager to hear from the personailities behind some of your favourite games.

Register to receive the link to the stream nearer the time, and for details of the amazing prizes being raffled, see:

One Special Night is part of the One Special Day campaign, and will have an array of great prizes to be raffled on the night to raise money for SpecialEffect, the amazing charity that specialises in helping people with disabilities enjoy video games. We’d love corporate sponsorship/donations – please contact

Speakers include:

  • Tim Schafer, Double Fine Productions (Psychonauts, Grim Fandango, Brutal Legend)
  • Elise Lemaire, Director of Operations at Rovio (Angry Birds series)
  • Craig Duncan, Studio Head at Rare (Sea of Thieves, Banjo-Kazooie)
  • Kate Russell, journalist, reporter and author (BBC Click, Elite: Mostly Harmless, National Geographic Traveller)
  • Sefton Hill, co-founder, Rocksteady Studios (Batman: Arkham series, Suicide Squad
  • Craig Fletcher, Tech Evangelist (Multiplay founder)
  • Andy Payne, Appy Nation & Just Flight
  • Deborah Mensah-Bonsu, Space Ape Games (Fastlane: Road to Revenge, Transformers: Earth Wars, Rival Kingdoms)

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