Latest Digital Australia report explores the progress and purpose of games

Latest Digital Australia report explores the progress and purpose of games

Australians continue to fall in love with games and games culture.
By Jason Imms Jul 31 2017, 10:58AM
Interview: Phil Spencer, head of Xbox

Interview: Phil Spencer, head of Xbox

Phil Spencer talks indie game developers, the next Xbox hardware, and the Microsoft business model while visiting Australia.
By Jason Imms Oct 6 2016, 12:23PM
Playing the Indie Game: The challenge of social media in game development

Playing the Indie Game: The challenge of social media in game development

Big companies have dedicated SocMed experts - but how do smaller indies cope with the social management?
By Jason Imms May 3 2016, 2:26PM
What was it like at this year's Game Developers Conference?

What was it like at this year's Game Developers Conference?

GDC may sound kind of generic, but it is anything but...
By Jason Imms Apr 21 2016, 12:29PM
Playing the Indie Game: On curation and non-commercialism

Playing the Indie Game: On curation and non-commercialism

And maybe a little bit about playing with penises.
By Jason Imms Feb 26 2016, 2:44PM
Playing the Indie Game: Starting your own studio

Playing the Indie Game: Starting your own studio

Sometimes the only way to go is your own way.
By Jason Imms Jan 29 2016, 12:32PM
Playing the Indie Game: Indie Life

Playing the Indie Game: Indie Life

What's it like to work at an indie publisher?
By Jason Imms Dec 22 2015, 9:48AM
Hands-on Preview: Objects in Space

Hands-on Preview: Objects in Space

A gritty home-grown science fiction ship sim? Where do we sign up?
By Jason Imms Dec 7 2015, 3:18PM
Playing the Indie Game: Indies and marketing

Playing the Indie Game: Indies and marketing

You can make a game - but how do you get the message out there that it exists?
By Jason Imms Nov 30 2015, 1:56PM
Why GCAP matters

Why GCAP matters

Why the Game Connect Asia Pacific is one of the most important events in the Australian games industry calendar.
By Jason Imms Nov 27 2015, 10:37AM
Review: Xbox Elite Wireless Controller

Review: Xbox Elite Wireless Controller

This is some premium controller action right here.
By Jason Imms Nov 10 2015, 11:21AM
Playing the Indie Game: Indies at Conventions

Playing the Indie Game: Indies at Conventions

On the importance of convention attendance to indie developers.
By Jason Imms Oct 21 2015, 12:19PM
Hands-on Preview: Star Wars Battlefront

Hands-on Preview: Star Wars Battlefront

The beta is out now ahead of next month's release - but what is it actually like to play?
By Jason Imms Oct 7 2015, 3:27PM
First Impressions - Elite: Dangerous

First Impressions - Elite: Dangerous

Jason has a belated look at the spiritual successor to one of the classics of gaming.
By Jason Imms Sep 24 2015, 3:22PM
Playing the Indie Game: Indies thrive in community

Playing the Indie Game: Indies thrive in community

The Australian game development community has changed in some fundamental ways. Learn how it has changed, and how you can use it to your advantage.
By Jason Imms Aug 21 2015, 2:37PM
Hands-on Preview: Hacknet

Hands-on Preview: Hacknet

Going hands-on with Hacknet makes you the hacker.
By Jason Imms Aug 5 2015, 3:28PM
Playing the Indie game: Part time is fine

Playing the Indie game: Part time is fine

Interested in getting into the Australian games industry? Don’t turn your nose up at part-time opportunities, embrace them.
By Jason Imms Jul 17 2015, 11:40AM
Playing the Indie Game: Be the best you can be

Playing the Indie Game: Be the best you can be

We kick off a new monthly series on the changing landscape of Australian games development. This month we talk to the Game Development Association of Australia's Tony Reed.
By Jason Imms Jun 15 2015, 3:41PM
Indie gaming is the heart of Melbourne's Freeplay festival

Indie gaming is the heart of Melbourne's Freeplay festival

We attended this year's Freeplay gaming festival, and came away feeling more than a little bit in love.
By Jason Imms Apr 30 2015, 11:13AM
Review: Ori and the Blind Forest

Review: Ori and the Blind Forest

A modern game that will take you back to a simpler, more emotional gaming time.
By Jason Imms Mar 16 2015, 11:45AM