It was a cracker year for Aussie games and if it was made in the great southern land you'll find it here.
2019 was a huge year for Australian made games with blockbuster hits like Untitled Goose Game, critical darlings like Void Bastards and brand new Commodore 64 games like Rose's Curry Clicker just a few of the titles made by hardworking Australian game developers.
In late 2019 we asked you to tell us what games you released and we've worked hard to bring you the definitive list. Let us know if you're game isn't listed below and we'll update this story with the details: Did we get them all? Use our website contact form or you can send us a tweet using this prefilled link to @pixelsift.
Thanks to Ash Ringrose at SMG for the inspiration & encouragement to put the list together and helping us get the form set up.
January February Hyper Jam by Bit Dragon March April
_________ (What Even Is That Thing?) by Rowan Crawford, Ben Weatherall, Rich McBride
Rose's Curry Clicker by Cameron Davis
July August - The Black Widow Flux - New South Wales - 1 August 2019 - iOS, Android, PC, Mac (Steam) - Paint Game mjm - Victoria - 2 August 2019 - PC, Mac, Linux (Itch) - Damsel Screwtape Studios - Queensland - 7 August 2019 - Xbox One, Nintendo Switch - Roombo: First Blood Samurai Punk - Victoria - 8 August 2019 PC (Steam), 23 December 2019 Nintendo Switch - Never Give Up Massive Monster - New South Wales - 13 August 2019 - PC (Steam), Nintendo Switch - Star Paridaes ( My Lil Fanfic Jae, Ruqiyah, Josh Brendanson, Nic Wechter) - Australian Capital Territory, New South Wales - 17 August 2019 - PC, Mac (Itch) - Age of Empires: Definitive Edition Tantalus Media - Victoria - 20 August 2019 - PC (Steam)
Untitled Goose Game by House House
October - Bleached Az Chaos Theory Games - New South Wales - 1 October 2019 - iOS, Android - Misadventure in Little Lon True Crime Mysteries - Victoria - 05 October 2019 - iOS, Android - Ghoul Britannia: Land of Hope and Gorey Binary Space - Western Australia - 09 October 2019 - PC (Steam) - Eri's Forest Studio Qinoko - Victoria - 10 October 2019 - iOS - Duped No Moss Studios - New South Wales - 11 October 2019 - PC (Steam, Itch), Nintendo Switch - Beam Team No Moss Studios - New South Wales - 11 October 2019 - PC (Itch) - I Thought the Waves Felt Nice Fenreliania - New South Wales - 16 October 2019 - PC (itch) - Zunius COAF Research - Victoria - 17 October 2019 - PC (Steam) - first date/can't relate ub4q - Australian Capital Territory - 18 October 2019 - PC, Mac, Linux (Itch) - Rogue Singularity Considerable Content - Victoria - 19 October 2019 - Nintendo Switch, PC (Steam) - Ballistic Baseball Gameloft - Queensland - 19 October 2019 - iOS (Apple Arcade) - Spin Rhythm XD Super Spin Digital - Victoria - 23 October 2019 - PC, Mac (Steam) - My Time With Dee Dee, Volume 1: The Erotic Thriller DigitallyDownloaded.net - New South Wales - 25 October 2019 - PC, Mac (itch) - Activision inc Call of Duty: Modern Warfare Infinity Ward & Sledgehammer Games - Victoria, Tasmania and International - 25 October 2019 - PC (Battle.net), Xbox One, Playstation 4 Asteroid Commando - Red Sprite Studios - Queensland - 30 October 2019 - WatchOS (Apple Watch) - Only in Darkness Spalato Bros - Victoria - 30 October 2019 - PC, Mac (Itch) - Northanger Abbey Spiral Atlas - Western Australia - 31 October 2019 - PC, Mac, Linux (Itch) - Sneaker Threebeak - Australian Capital Territory - 31 October 2019 - PC (Steam)
Northanger Abbey by Spiral Atlas November December
Unfamiliar by Mana Tea
Following the success of the 2017, 2018 and 2019 lists we've joined forces to keep a running list of all 2020 Australian videogame releases with Brendan Keogh to capture all releases, big international titles, smaller indie games, jam games and if you've got a game releasing in 2020 you can head right here to enter your details for the 2020 list:
2020 Australian Videogames (Brendan Keogh & Pixel Sift)
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