Episode 93: Lachlan Juzva (Nova Flow) & Game developer unionisation

Jump through a geometric world at breakneck speed in Nova Flow a speedrunning platformer from Melbourne's Wrecked Angle Studios.
Mar 30, 2018

We take a look at the first-person speedrunner Nova Flow, and to help us along is Lachlan Juzva, the Creative Lead at Wrecked Angle Studios, the developers behind the title. We found out what it took to bring the team together and finally settle on a name for the project, all while dodging the snarky remarks of Lachlan's co-workers in the Twitch chat.

 

Game developer unionisation is a hot topic after the idea was addressed in depth at this year's GDC (Game Developers Conference). With stories of developer exploitation and burnout becoming the unfortunate norm these days the idea of unionisation is looking like a better idea.

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