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Welcome to Dare Academy 2018!

The Dare Academy is an annual games design competition, hosted by Abertay University.


Why Should You Dare?

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FAQ's, Terms and Conditions

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2018 Schedule

Dates for 2018

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The Teams

Dare Academy Teams

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Application Form

Application forms are now available 

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2018 Launch Event

Watch a video of the launch of Abertay University’s Dare Academy 2018 computer games design contest. 

Dare Academy 2018 locked and loaded!

Abertay University’s Dare Academy computer games design contest is locked and lo...

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Dare Academy Finalists 2018

To be announced soon...

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Dare Academy Judges 2018

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Tweets by Dare

21 hours ago

RT @AbertayUni: Abertay games student Jack has become the first non-staff member to be nominated for a prize at @EDI_Airport’s annual staff…


So many great game jams already this year, wonder if any of the games will make it into Dare? 🤔😃 https://t.co/5NxTModcDw

4 days ago

As it's #Shakespeareweek, it's a good time to remind you that Dare applications are due on the Bard's day, April 23… https://t.co/IglfrRNjJn

5 days ago

RT @WeaveAbertay: All set up for #platformabertay! Looking forward to welcoming @briecode tonight for her talk The Late Game! #weavebyabert