Stuart Lilford

Mr Stuart Lilford

Programme Coordinator & Lecturer in Game Design

Faculty and Department

  • Faculty of Arts Cultures and Education
  • School of The Arts

Summary

Originally from Hull and having attended Malet Lambert School and Wilberforce College, Stuart studied Computer Game Design at the University of Wolverhampton. It was there he started his career in the games industry employed at prestigious companies such as Rare and Codemasters and working on 3 BAFTA Award-Winning games.

After working as a Game Designer on Augmented Reality games for the PlayStation Vita, Stuart moved into teaching Game Design at Wakefield College before becoming Curriculum Leader of Game Design at The Sheffield College and completing his PGCE. It’s around this time Stuart also began to develop his own games independently, including Time Stone, a point and click adventure game that won the 2013 AGS Award for Best Short Game and Splodey Vaders (now available for free on Android).