Get Into Gaming – Rare Games opportunity!

I am SO pleased to introduce you all to our gaming employability programme! This is a special spin-off of Digital Edge, with limited places, so please submit your referrals ASAP to give your participants the best chances of enrolment.


What is it?

It is a three-week online programme designed to make the video games industry more accessible. Whether you’re a gaming enthusiast or curious about the diverse careers in this rapidly growing sector, this programme is your passport to success.


What to Expect

Throughout the programme, you’ll dive into the exciting world of video games, exploring various entry-level roles and pathways into employment. We have an exclusive lineup of industry professionals from Rare Games who will share their experiences and insights, giving you an insider’s perspective on what it takes to thrive in this dynamic industry. As a special treat, you’ll even have the opportunity to spend a day at the renowned Rare Games Studio, immersing yourself in the heart of game development and showcasing your own projects to the talented employees.


The Taster Session – 27th July, 4-5pm. Register here.

Before you embark on this gaming adventure, we invite you to join us for a one-hour taster session. During this session, you’ll get a sneak peek into what awaits you in the full three-week programme. Highlights of the taster session include:


  • Hear from Rare Games employees who will share their personal journeys and provide valuable insights into the industry.
  • Gain a deeper understanding of the gaming industry, its trends, and the incredible opportunities available.
  • Get an overview of the exciting activities and immersive experiences that await you in the full programme.
  • Discover what you can expect during your visit to the legendary Rare Games Studio.


🚀 Take the First Step

If you’re passionate about gaming and ready to level up your career, don’t miss this opportunity to Get into Gaming with Digital Edge. Join us for the taster session and embark on an unforgettable journey that could lead you to your dream job in the video games industry!



  • NEET, right to work in the UK, aged 18-45, has a laptop/desktop computer.
  • Must be interested in working within the video game industry.


Dates (all remote except the in-person insight day):

Online Taster session with Rare & Catch22 – Tuesday the 27th of June @4PM – 5PM

Week 1: Monday 10th of July – Wednesday 12th of July

Week 2: Monday 17th – Wednesday 19th of July. NOTE: Tuesday 18th is face2face insight event at Rare Game studios in Twycross. We will pay for travel, no matter where you’re based.

Week 3: Monday 24th – Tuesday 25th of July


To make a referral:

Email participant details to


Questions? Let me know!