learning at The National Videogame Arcade

We want everyone to have the opportunity to learn how to make videogames at the NVA. From summer-camps and after-school clubs to regular workshops and outreach events, we deliver a full and exciting programme of learning to inspire everyone. 
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our core activities


Our fortnightly after-school club for young game developers to get together to learn about making games, develop their skills, and meet like minded people.

Every other Wednesday.


Want to spend half-term making new friends and making videogames? Devcamp is an intensive week-long game-making course, held over the holidays.


Want to get started in game-making? Our 10 week series of sessions, held during term time on a Saturday morning, is the perfect starter.

 GameCamp participants present their work for public testing.

GameCamp participants present their work for public testing.

Upcoming Education Activities


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