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March 30, 2019

Pixel Sift Plays: Freedom Fall

It's the fifth anniversary of Stirfire Studio's Freedom Fall this year, so it seemed a perfect opportunity to jump into one of Perth's finest indie games.

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We're Finalists at the 2019 Australian Podcast Awards!

We've been selected by the judges at the Australian Podcast awards as finalists for 2019!
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Episode 117: Matt Sanderson (Mars Underground) & parents spending 34% more on games than last year

What do you get when you combine Earthbound, Monkey Island and Groundhog Day? Mars Underground, a timelooping retro adventure.
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Robin Vilain wants everyone to be able to enjoy games

A curated and accessible list of games released last year that everyone can enjoy.
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Pixel Sift Plays: Armello

Enter the fantasy world of Armello as anthromorphic characters battle for the crown in this digital boardgame from Melbourne's League of Geeks.
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Episode 116: Owain Bolt (Dismantle: Contruct Carnage) & game developer job losses around the world

Can you survive in this multiplayer brawler, where every part of your body can be knocked off?
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March 4, 2019

Play & Play: Creating a virtual reality musical instrument

Maize Wallin is a musician and game designer, whose exploration of how we play musical instruments has lead to them designing Noise Drawers an virtual reality musical instrument game.

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March 1, 2019

Pixel Sift Plays: Objects in Space with Elissa & Leigh of Flat Earth Games

Watch Mitch get well and truly lost in space with Flat Earth Games' Objects in Space.

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A day on the Esplanade: Meeting the WA Twitch community

Meet some Sandgroper streamers, we went down to WesternAus Community meetup up to say hello.
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Episode 115: Ian MacLarty (JUMPGRID) & working as a solo developer

It's fast, frantic and a little bit hypnotic, join us as we learn how Ian MacLarty developed his new space action game JUMPGRID!
Article

A day on the Esplanade: Meeting the WA Twitch community

Meet some Sandgroper streamers, we went down to WesternAus Community meetup up to say hello.
Podcast

Episode 115: Ian MacLarty (JUMPGRID) & working as a solo developer

It's fast, frantic and a little bit hypnotic, join us as we learn how Ian MacLarty developed his new space action game JUMPGRID!
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Pixel Sift Plays: Hyper Jam

Hyper Jam: It's stylish combat in a cyberpunk world where one of the Daft Punk robots can beat up Major Kusanagi. What more do you want?
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Episode 114: Aidan McKeown (Paperville Panic) & More than One Way to Launch a Game

Fight fires and more in a town where EVERYTHING burns in Paperville Panic!
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Applications open for games industry mentorship program The Working Lunch

The Working Lunch is back for 2019 with applications open for women and non-binary participants.
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March 28, 2019

We're Finalists at the 2019 Australian Podcast Awards!

We've been selected by the judges at the Australian Podcast awards as finalists for 2019!

Article
April 5, 2019

All you need to do is just fly and chill in Samurai Punk's brand new game Feather

Fly, hang out with your bird-mates, and listen to cool ambient tunes in Samurai Punk's Feather.

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March 30, 2019

Pixel Sift Plays: Freedom Fall

It's the fifth anniversary of Stirfire Studio's Freedom Fall this year, so it seemed a perfect opportunity to jump into one of Perth's finest indie games.