Watch the finale of our Search For A Star 2016 Documentary!

Revisiting our entrants, their companions from SFAS Art, and the final reveal of the winners!

Join us as we follow the stories of those taking part in the finale of one of the toughest student games development competitions in the UK, and get a glimpse behind the scenes at what it takes to get their dream job in the games industry.

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In the final episode, we catch up on the stories of all those previously featured, as well as being introduced to some of the entrants from our companion Search For A Star Art competition: Sam Bang, Amelie Talarmain and Aron Visicglia from University of Hertfordshire and Jamie Carr from Futureworks Manchester. Which of our finalists will receive their Search For A Star 2016 trophy at the Develop Awards? Watch to find out…

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With over 600 entrants across the competitions, the 2016 Search For A Star competitions have been the biggest in the history of the student games development challenges. Offering students a unique chance to gain valuable feedback and insight from games professionals, Search For A Star & Sumo Digital Rising Star also offer graduates their crucial first step into a career in games.


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Search For A Star 2016 Produced by Develop & New Bay Media for Grads In Games in partnership with Microsoft, Sumo Digital, Playground Games, NaturalMotion, Boss Alien, HackerRank, Edge Case Games, Furious Bee, Autodesk, Unreal Engine & all of our supporting partners.

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