first_imgWings Interactive unveils new round of funded gamesButton City, Illuminaria, The Fermi Paradox, and Kabaret have joined the company’s rosterMarie DealessandriAcademy WriterTuesday 9th March 2021Share this article Recommend Tweet ShareWings Interactive, the video games fund supporting titles made by developers from marginalised genders, has announced the funding of four new projects.The selected games are narrative-adventure title Button City, from Subliminal Games, strategy and resource management title Illuminaria from Selva Interactive, The Fermi Paradox, a space sim from Anomaly Games, and Kabaret, a visual novel from Persona Theory Games.Related Jobs3D Artist – Mobile Studio – Midlands UK & Europe Big PlanetProducer Indie Game Studio France UK & Europe Big PlanetSenior C++ Unreal Programmer – PC and Console Studio – Austria South East Big PlanetDiscover more jobs in games In its announcement, Wings reminded that only 1% of Venture Capital funds go to female founders, while there are 22% of game creators identifying as women. The company is currently funding projects up to $500,000.Wings’ co-founder Audrey Leprince commented: “We are proud to work with such talented developers who are bringing some truly unique games to the market, and we are excited to continue our mission to support creations by those typically overlooked for funding.”Wings Interactive was behind the GDC Relief Fund last year, which raised over $290,000 that was distributed to 177 developers, following the cancellation of the event because of COVID-19.Celebrating employer excellence in the video games industry8th July 2021Submit your company Sign up for The Publishing & Retail newsletter and get the best of in your inbox. Enter your email addressMore storiesSpecialEffect joins Best Places To Work Awards as charity partnerUS event deadline is coming upBy Christopher Dring 21 hours agoResident Evil: Village is the third biggest PS5 launch so far | UK Boxed ChartsBut physical sales down over previous Resident Evil gamesBy Christopher Dring 23 hours agoLatest comments Sign in to contributeEmail addressPasswordSign in Need an account? Register now.last_img read more