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Games by Alistair Aitcheson: iPhone, iPad, PC, Flash and more

Presentations, showcases and public events



Tap Happy Sabotage!Touchscreen Installation (2014)

Winner of Pocket Gamer Very Big Indie Pitch 2014
Selected for EGX Leftfield Collection 2014

Slamjet Stadium for iPad
iPad (2013)

New & Noteworty in 61 Countries
Gold Award- Pocker Gamer

Greedy Bankers vs The World for iPad

Multiplayer for iPad
iPad (2011)

Eurogamer Indie Game Arcade Finalist 2011

Greedy Bankers: Bailout!

For iPhone
iPhone (2012)

Nominated - Pocket Gamer Awards 2014

Nominated for:
Best Developer - Alistair Aitcheson
Best Sports/Driving Game - Slamjet Stadium





Game developer creating mobile and tablet games and playable installations.

His work has been selected for the IndieCade, EGX Leftfield and A MAZE official selections and featured as New & Noteworthy in the iPad App Store across the world. In 2011 he was selected for Develop Magazine's 30 Under 30 and in 2014 he was nominated for Best Developer in the Pocket Gamer Awards.

Based in Bristol, UK, Alistair operates as a one-man indie studio, programming in a range of environments and doing the design and artwork for his games.

His recent games focus on physical activity and social play. He has work on display at the National Videogame Arcade in Nottingham, and the Game Science Center in Berlin.

Alistair started his studio straight out of university, after graduating with a 1st class Masters in Mathematics from University of Warwick.

He has worked on freelance projects for clients including the BBC and Sparx Ltd, an educational technology company, for whom he develops maths-learning games.

Alistair Aitcheson with iPad

Latest Articles

Codex Bash Selected for Out Of Index 2017, Seoul
25 July 2017

Breaking Sonic 2: The Marathon
7 July 2017

Homunculus: Lyst Summit 2017
28 June 2017

Being There: An Interactive Performance
21 June 2017

How Sonic the Hedgehog Uses Colour
8 June 2017

On What Games Are
28 May 2017

Building a Glitchable Mega Drive Emulator
5 March 2017

The Human in the Machine
15 Feb 2017

The Mega Cooperator - a Teamwork-Fuelled Custom Controller
29 November 2016

Welcome to the Incredible Playable Show!
27 November 2016

Winner of the GameCity Spirit of the Festival Award
10 November 2016

The Only Reality That Matters
11 October 2016

A MAZE 2016 talk - Inspiring Inventive Play with Social Installations
25 August 2016

Installation Games at the Bristol Improv Theatre
25 July 2016

Codex Bash Nominated for A MAZE Awards 2016
11 April 2016

Codex Bash featured on BBC Click
17 February 2016

Codex Bash wins Media Choice Award at IndieCade 2015
12 February 2016

Codex Bash Nominated for IndieCade 2015
21 September 2015

Talk: Design Lessons from Multiplayer Installations (GDC Europe)
8 September 2015

Enter the Button Power Team!
17 August 2015

Codex Bash debuts at A MAZE Berlin
27 April 2015

Tap Happy Sabotage on display at Game Science Center, Berlin
17 April 2015

Dash & Bash Goes Live at National Videogame Arcade Launch
29 March 2015

Design Lessons from Multiplayer Installations - Part 2
10 March 2015

Design Lessons from Multiplayer Installations - Part 1
3 March 2015

Interview with the Guardian
4 Nov 2014

Recent Events

Develop Brighton
The Incredible Playable Show
12 Jul 2017

Pervsive Media Studio, Bristol
Talk: Inspiring Improvisation with Digital Games
30 Jun 2017

Bristol Improv Theatre
The Incredible Playable Show
26 May 2017

Creative Coast, Karlshamn, Sweden
The Incredible Playable Show
15 May 2017

A MAZE Berlin 2017
Open Screens: Buoy Racers
27 Apr 2017

EGX Rezzed Closing Party, London
The Incredible Playable Show
1 Apr 2017

Screenshake 2017, Antwerp
The Incredible Playable Show
11 Feb 2017

National Videogame Arcade, Nottingham
Incredible Playable Christmas Show
21 - 23 Dec 2016

Bristol Improv Theatre
The Incredible Playable Show
2 Dec 2016

GameCity Nottingham
Incredible Playable Show
26 - 30 Oct 2016

A MAZE Abu Dhabi Popup
Codex Bash and Hypertalk
9 - 10 Sept 2016

IndieCade East 2016, New York
Codex Bash at Strange Arcade exhibition
29 Apr - 1 May 2016

A MAZE 2016, Berlin
Official Nomination
20 - 23 Apr 2016

Now Play This, London
Live demo of Codex Bash
1 - 3 Apr 2016

Burn the Keyboard, V&A, London
Live demo of Codex Bash
28 Aug 2016

JOIN Local Multiplayer Festival, Berlin
Talk and live performance of Go! Button Power Team!
1 Aug 2016

Indievelopment, Utrecht
Live demo of Codex Bash
15 May 2015

A MAZE, Berlin
Live demo of Codex Bash as part of the Open Screens exhibit
23, 25 April 2015

Indie Game Collective, London
Hosting of microtalks, and microtalk on Learning from Positive Feedback
6 March 2015

GameCity 9, Nottingham
New installation-based version of Tap Happy Sabotage
25 - 30 Oct 2014

EGX Expo Leftfield Collection
Exhibiting Tap Happy Sabotage
25 - 28 Sept


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