Augmented reality

SwapBots wins at the Northern Stars final

At a grand but not too glitzy award show hosted by Tech North, we pitched SwapBots to the ‘Dragons’ Den’ style judging panel. At the end of the event we were announced as one of the ten award winners that will be welcomed on to Northern Stars, ... [read more]

SwapBots gets a boost in San Francisco and Liverpool

SwapBots is gaining traction with the tech community as our augmented reality toy and game secures a place on one of the world’s leading accelerator programmes - HAX and wins a place in the final of one of the UK’s best start-up competitions - al ... [read more]

Companion – VR meets AR

A pioneering fusion of virtual and augmented reality that smashes VR's barriers to entry.


The Draw & Code team were frustrated by the solitary nature of a typical virtual reality experience. We envisioned a platform ... [read more]

SwapBots return from Gamescom 2016

The dust has settled after our intense Gamescom experience where Draw & Code showed the latest version of our augmented reality game and toy hybrid, SwapBots. As you can see in the video below, Gamescom is the largest video game trade show in the ... [read more]

SwapBots wins UK Games Fund Backing

We are thrilled to announce that SwapBots, our innovative augmented reality video game and toy hybrid, has won backing from a UK Government scheme - UK Games Fund to fund the next generation in gaming. The £4million UK Games Fund has selected ou ... [read more]


Unsung Heroes is an accessible augmented reality art experience exhibited in the Everyman theatre in Liverpool.


The idea behind Unsung Heroes was to create art that used augmented reality to bring it to life. Commis ... [read more]

SwapBots hit AWE 2016 in California – preview video

Once again members of the Draw & Code team are back in California, this time to showcase SwapBots at AWE (the Augmented World Expo). Held in the heart of Silicon Valley, AWE is where the burgeoning immersive tech industry comes together to share the ... [read more]