Competition Details

Competition Details

Whether students are experienced in coding, or are interested in the creative concept and artistic side of game development, FXP Festival is open to everyone.

Competition entry

Entry Levels:

  • Entry Level 1: Year 9 to Year 11 learners

  • Entry Level 2: FE learners

Competition categories

The two entry stages for the competition are based around the concept and development of a mobile game:



Teams design and map out the creative concept of an original game



Teams are tasked with the build and programming of an original game concept

2016 Winners

Over £6,000 of Prizes

Concept category:

Winner: West Suffolk College Team ‘Zapfino’

2nd Place: Bedford College Team ‘We Should Have Paid More Attention At School’

3rd Place: North Cambridge Academy Team ‘5 Star’

Development category:

Level 1 Development competition

Winner: Chesterton Community College Team ‘Rustle’

2nd Place: Chesterton Community College Team ‘Danny and the Man’

3rd Place: Parkside Community College Team ‘We are Doomed’

Level 2 Development competition


Winner: Cambridge Regional College Team ‘RGOG’

2nd Place: Suffolk New College Team ‘House Ordos’

3rd Place: West Suffolk College Team ‘Bleeding Cowboys’