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March 6, 2019

Australian Government: More research needed on whether or not loot boxes are gambling

Keep those credit cards hot, because the Australian Government isn't about to stop you buying loot boxes any time soon

Article

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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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.
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?
Article
February 5, 2019

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.

Video
February 1, 2019

Pixel Sift Plays: Golf With Your Friends

You know those crazy mini golf courses you designed as a kid? We'll now you can play them in Golf With Your Friends by Brisbane's Blacklight Interactive

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Home is where the heart is: Global Game Jam Perth 2019

Home is what you make it, and for developers at Perth's Global Game Jam, Northbridge became a supportive home of creativity.
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More than 200 Australian made games are on sale on Steam right now

Hundreds of Australian made games are on sale now!
Article

Home is where the heart is: Global Game Jam Perth 2019

Home is what you make it, and for developers at Perth's Global Game Jam, Northbridge became a supportive home of creativity.
Article

More than 200 Australian made games are on sale on Steam right now

Hundreds of Australian made games are on sale now!
Podcast

Episode 113: Daniel Elston (Guile & Glory: Firstborn) & Hbomberguys massive marathon for Mermaids UK

Tactical strategy game Guile & Glory: Firstborn is the first project for Melbourne based Elston Studios and it's built on a love of tactical and tabletop games.
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Pixel Sift Plays: Inflatality

Wobble, whack and win in the wavey tube battle of your life with Inflatality by Hojo Studio and Deepforge Studios.
Podcast

Episode 112: Brigitta Rena (She and the Light Bearer) & the Great Server Divide

She and the Light Bearer is a storybook tale filled with Indonesian plants, history and culture from Surabaya based Mojiken Studio
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Article
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.

Podcast
March 8, 2019

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?

Article
March 6, 2019

Australian Government: More research needed on whether or not loot boxes are gambling

Keep those credit cards hot, because the Australian Government isn't about to stop you buying loot boxes any time soon