game-development

Grimsfield: a delightfully absurd northern (England, not Queensland) noir game

Grimsfield: a delightfully absurd northern (England, not Queensland) noir game

Play a smug ex-detective in a grim English town.
By Staff Writer May 30 2016, 8:54AM
Warden: Melody of the Undergrowth - an AIE success story

Warden: Melody of the Undergrowth - an AIE success story

Promotion: We talk to a graduate of AIE's Advanced Diploma of Game Development Programming.
By Staff Writers May 13 2016, 2:26PM
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
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
Games Education In Australia

Games Education In Australia

Looking to get into game development? There are more places to go, and more options available to you, than ever before.
By James O'Connor Oct 22 2015, 2:23PM
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
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
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
Metrocide now going Early Access in October

Metrocide now going Early Access in October

Aussie made game coming October, with full release now slated for late next year.
By David Hollingworth Oct 1 2014, 10:24AM
Review: GRID Autosport

Review: GRID Autosport

Codies are back in the game, re-earning the ‘masters’ title.
By Ben Mansill Sep 4 2014, 3:12PM
Interview: Ole Alfheim, on Oscura: Second Shadow

Interview: Ole Alfheim, on Oscura: Second Shadow

We talk to the developers of one of the most highly regard tablet games of all time.
By James O'Connor Jul 25 2014, 10:43AM
Ubisoft: lack of women a "reality of game development"

Ubisoft: lack of women a "reality of game development"

Ubi developer admits you can't play a women in Assassins' Creed: Unity because they don't have the resources.
By David Hollingworth Jun 11 2014, 2:10PM
Game publishers are making mistakes with beta access

Game publishers are making mistakes with beta access

Betas are an important part of ironing out code and game bugs – but too many publishers, like EA and Activision, are treating them as bonus content.
By David Hollingworth Dec 16 2013, 3:41PM
Is the games industry on the edge of a precipice, or will it just mutate into something new?

Is the games industry on the edge of a precipice, or will it just mutate into something new?

Studios keep closing, games keep slipping, and developers keep getting screwed. So what's the future of the industry that we all love?
By David Hollingworth Oct 23 2013, 3:40PM
Australian game writers start new long-form publishing venture

Australian game writers start new long-form publishing venture

Dan Golding and Brendan Keogh start up Press Select, to give long form games writing a home.
By David Hollingworth Aug 22 2013, 2:57PM
State of play: The Australian game industry

State of play: The Australian game industry

The Australian games development industry is not all doom and gloom, thanks to a thriving mobile development scene that is shaping the path forward…
By Krishan Sharma May 23 2013, 11:30AM
CD Projekt RED release REDkit RPG tools

CD Projekt RED release REDkit RPG tools

The team behind The Witcher and the upcoming Cyberpunk 2070 release a DIY RPG toolkit.
By David Hollingworth May 14 2013, 12:18PM
New game studio, Space Dust Studios, opens in Melbourne

New game studio, Space Dust Studios, opens in Melbourne

Made of industry vets, this new studio is aiming at a AAA PC title for their first game.
By David Hollingworth Mar 27 2013, 4:40PM