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Our Corpus Exhibits on TV June 21, 2019 - The game that we’ve made for the “Blij met een Ei” organisation is a permanent installation in Corpus Museum, but you can also admire it on national television this weekend: this Sunday, June 23, 17.30, in “Nederland Proeft” on RTL 4. There are also some other Corpus exhibits made by Virtual Play being shown –  […]
Hatchball on Steam June 12, 2019 - Hatchball will be available in Early Access from Spring 2020. You can already put the game on your Steam wishlist: https://store.steampowered.com/app/976630/Hatchball/  
Hatchball on physical pinball table June 3, 2019 - Today we had a first for Hatchball: we tested the game on a physical table! The table, also manufactured by Virtual Play, has the layout and controls of a traditional pinball table, but is displayed on a built-in screen. We’ve done these playtests as usual at the Dutch Game garden networking lunch. We got a […]
Happy Eggs: Educational game in museum Corpus May 29, 2019 - Virtual Play has made an educational museum game for the organisation “Blij met een Ei” (Happy about Eggs). Discover interesting facts about chickens and eggs, while playing this addictive game. As of today you can admire this exhibit in Corpus Museum. We challenge you to beat the high score!
Looking for interns May 24, 2019 - For the September 2019 – January 2020 period Virtual Play is looking for talented interns once again, to help with Hatchball, Dules, Soccer Nations, and other projects. We will at least have room for game developers (programmeurs), preferably at Bachelor-studies skill level. Mail to info@virtualplay.nl For more info also check the Jobs page on this […]
Fear Factory in the media May 18, 2019 - The Fear Factory is getting a lot of visitors, and positive reception in the media so far! “The Fear Factory is both completely absurd, and disturbingly close to reality.” Check the Fear Factory website for bookings. Come and admire our installation too!
Workspaces for rent May 11, 2019 - Virtual Play has quiet workspaces (desks) for rent, amongst creative young entrepreneurs in the Dutch Game Garden, 5th floor of the Beatrix Building, directly adjacent to the Central Station. Rent € 135 per month. Including service costs, 24/7 guarded building, unlimited use of all utilities: electricity, internet, coffee / tea / hot chocolate, use of […]
Hatchball playtests May 1, 2019 - One of the entertainment games we’re working on at the moment is Hatchball: a pinball game with eggs. Guide these toward their nest and hatch cute Hatchlings. We’ll have regular playtest sessions at the networking lunch of the Dutch Game Garden, every first Wednesday of the month. Register to visit, mail to: info+netwerklunch@dutchgamegarden.nl
Fear Factory premiere April 13, 2019 - The busy opening of the Fear Factory was a great success – the premiere was even fully sold out! Want to get some tickets? Make sure to get them soon… The Fear Factory will be in Utrecht until June 13. Don’t miss your chance to experience our VR & biometrics installation!
IMPRESS artwork March 10, 2019 - Virtual Play made artwork for an educational game, which is part of a European project (IMPRESS) to help students learn software engineering through gamification. In this tower defense game students learn programming in a playful way. The retro-style and colours add a coding language feel to the game, while the towers are artistic impressions of […]