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[This unedited press release is made available courtesy of Gamasutra and its partnership with notable game PR-related resource GamesPress.]

EDINBURGH, Scotland – 16 th June 2017 – Blazing Griffin, a digital entertainment group, today announced that it has added a further five employees to its ever-growing games team.  With plans to build at least two new development teams, the studio is off to a blazing start.

Blazing Griffin have begun their talent search hiring additional development talent to ensure that they succeed in their ambitious plans to create two new development teams.  The recruitment drive will aim to keep up with several on-going and unannounced game development projects.

“It’s an extremely exciting time to be joining the Company” said Blazing Griffin’s Head of Studio, Mike Cox, “The team is getting bigger and better and we intend to keep it that way”.

Blazing Griffin welcomes four new additions to the games division, Sean Wenham – Senior Artist, Jenny Thornton – Senior Programmer, Alex McFarlane – Programmer and Claudia Fiorillo – Marketing Officer.  Our fifth new addition includes group Financial Controller, Catriona Ewen.

The Blazing Griffin group is currently going through an unprecedented period of expansion and we will continue investing in talent and adding to our game development portfolio, film output and post production services” said Managing Director, Peter van der Watt.

Since receiving £5 million investment from its successful Series ‘A’ funding round the company is going from strength to strength and has no plans of slowing down.  Their recruitment drive will continue at Develop: Brighton where they are looking to meet potential new Griffins.  They are currently recruiting for a variety of roles and welcome all applicants.

Press and potential candidates can meet with members of the team who will be at Develop: Brighton on 12-13 th July 2017 at Booth B48. 

For press enquiries, contact Blazing Griffin at or for anyone interested in joining the adventure go to or email .



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About Blazing Griffin

Blazing Griffin is an independent digital entertainment company based in Scotland.  Founded in 2011 as a games development, film production and television post-production with 34 staff based in Edinburgh and Glasgow.

If you are interested in joining the team at Blazing Griffin, please send a CV and cover letter to jobs@blazinggriffin.comWe are not currently working with external recruiters.