Search News

See all news

game development

Umurangi Generation's success is just one part of this year's Indigenous excellence
Features

2021 was the year of Indigenous excellence in games and tech

2021 was an incredible year for Indigenous excellence in the games space. Here are some highlights.

Heavenly Bodies Review
StarsStarsStarsStarsStars

Heavenly Bodies Review - Comedy and Tragedy

The physics-based puzzles of Heavenly Bodies are equal parts entertaining and frustrating, and both a comedy and a tragedy, depending…

The making of Heavenly Bodies
Features

Beauty, Grace and Outer Space: The Making of Heavenly Bodies

The creators of Heavenly Bodies discuss unintentional comedy and their primary influences: The Soviet space program and Bennett Foddy's Getting…

From game journalist to narrative designer
Career Advice

Making a career change from games journalist to narrative designer

Finding yourself in game development can be a strange journey. Here's one tale about making the jump from journalist to…

IGEA talks about the state of the Australian games industry
Opinions & Analysis

How Australia is creating a sustainable video game development ecosystem

IGEA CEO Ron Curry outlines the state of the Australian video game industry in 2021, and highlights some important next…

Ava's Manor, by Mighty Kingdom
News

Mighty Kingdom represent local game development in Australian Export Awards

The growing South Australian game development studio has now earned national recognition.

ty the tasmanian tiger krome studios
Features

Ty the Tasmanian Tiger: Looking back with Krome Studios

Krome Studios reflects on recovering from the financial crisis, the state of the local industry, and the game that put…

Monomyth and the hero's journey in video games
Features

The Hero's Journey and Monomyth: Does it work for all games?

The classic idea of the Hero's Journey can be mapped easily to film and literature, but what about interactive games?…

Crusader Kings 3, from Paradox Interactive
News

Details emerge surrounding 'abusive' culture at Paradox Interactive

Additional allegations add to an already tumultuous period for Paradox Interactive, known for games like Stellaris and the Crusader Kings…

Paul Fletcher remarks on the state of Australian Game Development
Opinions & Analysis

Federal Minister Paul Fletcher voice support for the Australian Games Industry

During MIGW 2021, Minister for Communications Paul Fletcher sought to voice their support for the Australian game development community.

1 2 3 4 5 6