Dundee Hosts Lemmings: Can You Dig It?

Lemmings video game celebrates its 30th anniversary with a full-length feature documentary Lemmings: Can you dig it? The documentary delves into the Britsoft classic’s legacy, while talking to the people behind the original game and some of its super fans. Dundee ‘Home of Lemmings’ is fittingly the location for the one night only World Premier.

Lemmings: Can you dig it?

For one night only get all the exciting insight and information from the great minds behind Lemmings. The 8pm Screening will be followed by a 30-minute Ask Me Anything Q&A, with some of the key protagonists from within the Lemmings Story.

For fans wanting the when, where & how, it will be on Thursday, December 2nd 2021 – 8PM, at Dundee Contemporary Arts (DCA) Cinema – 152 Nethergate, Dundee, DD1 4DY, Scotland. The event will be followed by the Ask Me Anything (AMA) panel discussion. Tickets can be purchased by a link that the bottom of the page.

Gamerhub’s very own Gavin will be at the event doing a VLOG, so anyone interested be sure to stay tuned in to Gamerhub for future Lemmings content.

About Lemmings and the Can You Dig It? film
Lemmings, one of the great icons of Scottish and UK games culture, is originally developed by DMA Design in Dundee, the game was first published in 1991 for the Commodore Amiga by Liverpool-based Psygnosis. Since then it has made it’s way across multiple platforms, this includes but is not limited to Sony PlayStation and Mobile. The documentary, Lemmings: Can You Dig It? speaks to the people behind its original success as one of the best received video games of the 1990s, while also celebrating its legacy in gameplay and beyond.

“Among the DMA team members, industry folk, media and superfans featured in the documentary are:-
Adrian Powell (original Lemmings cover artist), Alyson Conway (sculpture artist), Brian ‘Biscuit’ Watson, (ex-DMA), Chris Scullion (journalist), Chris van der Kuyl (developer & Kingsway Club alumni), Eli Mouawad (streamer), Enrique Hervas (Lead Designer at Exient), Gary Penn (ex-DMA & journalist), Gary Timmons (ex-DMA), Gary Whitta (screen writer & journalist), Ian Hetherington (ex-Psygnosis), Jake Montanarini (Norwich University), James Roadley-Battin (Art Director at Exient), Kish Hirani (BAME In Games, ex-PlayStation), Larry Bundy Jr (TV presenter, YouTuber), Mike Dailly (ex-DMA), Nia Wearn (Deep Silver), Nick Gorse (Coventry University), Paul Farley (ex-DMA), Peter Molyneux (games industry legend), Robin Gray (Gayming Magazine), Russell Kay (ex-DMA), Ryan Locke (Abertay University), Silvio Micalef (Lead Artist at Exient), Steve Hammond (ex-DMA), Tim Wright (ex-DMA), Trista Bytes (superfan, YouTuber) and more.
The film was commissioned by Lemmings publisher Exient and is directed by leading video game film producer Richard Wilcox of That Video Company.”

Lemmings: Can You Dig It? will also be available via streaming platforms during December 2021.

Watch the teaser trailer here:

To book your tickets, follow the link. (All proceeds to support the DCA):

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