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Freeplay Festival secures future with funding from Creative Victoria

Australia's beloved independent games festival Freeplay has received a significant funding grant from Creative Victoria, securing its future.

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Melbourne International Games Week 2022 reveals full schedule

The full schedule for Melbourne MIGW 2022 encompasses a variety of events.

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Announcing the participants of the Wordplay 2022 Games Writing Mentorship Program

Writers from a variety of disciplines make up the 2022 cohort.

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Victorian Creative Projects Fund applications now open to game devs

The Creative Projects Fund provides grants from $5000 to $20,000 to help kick-start or support local projects that represent Victoria.

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Victorian game developers can now apply for a PAX Rising 2022 grant

Applications for funding grants to join the PAX Rising Pod and Booth are now live for Victorian-based game developers.

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Behind the high-risk development of The Forgotten City

The Forgotten City creator Nick Pearce put it all on the line to make the critically acclaimed game.

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Melbourne Queer Games Festival, the Glitch, and the Mortifying Ordeal of Being Perceived

Glitches are typically seen as mistakes in game development. But in the hands of queer game developers, the glitch becomes…

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MIGW 2021 kicks off its first Steam Festival

MIGW 2021 has spread its reach to the world's biggest PC marketplace, highlighting some of the best in Australian games.

The first demo of David Chen's Spiritwell will be available to play as part of ACMI's Big Games Night In
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ACMI’s 'Big Games Night In' returns with more free, local games

On 3 October, ACMI will kick off Melbourne International Games Week with another annual showcase of free, locally made games…

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Creative Victoria announces $30,000 in PAX Rising grants for game developers

The grants will be made available for independent Victorian game developers who already plan to exhibit at PAX Australia 2021.

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