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December 8, 2018

Pixel Sift Plays: Regular Human Basketball

How hard is it to work with a friend to push a few buttons and shoot a few hoops? Bloody hard it turns out.

December 3, 2018

PAXELSIFT 2018: All our videos from the Indie Rising showfloor

Every single video from PAX Australia 2018, our PAXELSIFT series 3, available right here right now.

November 23, 2018

Pixel Sift Plays: The Dark Room

You awake to find yourself in a dark room... luckily Mitch & Scott are here with you as they play Stirfire Studio's newest game The Dark Room!

November 10, 2018

Pixel Sift Plays: The Warlock of Firetop Mountain

Combine your love of single player adventure books with your love of pushing buttons in PixelSiftPlays The Warlock of Firetop Mountain by Tin Man Games

November 5, 2018

Longitude Exhibition: A showcase of indie games from the Asia-Pacific region

There are emerging communities of developers from around the Asia-Pacific, and The Longitude Exhibition is a showcase of some of these games.

October 31, 2018

Pixel Sift Plays: Party Crashers with Giant Margarita

Break out the tequila we're playing the recently released Party Crashers with Giant Margarita!

October 13, 2018

Pixel Sift Plays: Little Bit Lost with King Tide Studios

Are you afraid of Australian spiders? Well you're going to be way more scared when you're shrunk to their size in Little Bit Lost!

September 28, 2018

Pixel Sift Plays: The Gardens Between

Friendship, nostalgia and adventure in The Gardens Between by Melbourne's The Voxel Agents.

September 14, 2018

Pixel Sift Plays: Mr Shifty

If you every wanted to play as Nightcrawler from the X-Men then Mr Shifty by Queensland based developers Mr Shifty.

September 2, 2018

Pixel Sift Plays: MoonQuest

It's been close a decade in the making, but now you can play Ben Porter's MoonQuest, a procedurally generated crafting platformer made in Melbourne.

August 17, 2018

Pixel Sift Plays: Stifled

Scream your lungs out in Virtual Reality with Gattai Games scary horror game Stifled.

July 20, 2018

Pixel Sift Plays: Hand of Fate 2

Take the game of life and death into your hands with Hand of Fate 2, now available on the Nintendo Switch.

July 6, 2018

Pixel Sift Plays: Pixel Parties Preview - Brief Battles, Birdsketball, Screencheat, Party Golf

We're so close to 100 episodes, and here is a special preview of all the games you can check out on the night!

June 29, 2018

Pixel Sift Plays: Desync

Strap on your headphones and jump into a stylised 1980s vision of a computer battlefield with Desync by THE FOREGONE SYNDICATE.

June 16, 2018

Pixel Sift Plays: Push Me Pull You

Stretch your body out and work with your buddy as the weirdest noodle team ever in Push Me Pull You by House House

June 2, 2018

Pixel Sift Plays: Grabity with Ninja Thumbs

Super Smash Bros with Half-Life 2's Gravity Gun? That's Grabity by New Zealand based developers Ninja Thumbs.

May 18, 2018

Pixel Sift Plays: Nova Flow

Take the best bits of Portal 2, add some speed, and chuck it into an 80s style cyberspace mold and you'll have Nova Flow by Wrecked Angle Studios

May 6, 2018

Pixel Sift Plays: City of Brass with Uppercut Games

Grab your whip and your keyboard as we race our way through the City of Brass by Uppercut Games with some genius Twitch interactivity!

April 30, 2018

Pixel Sift Plays: Muffled Warfare with Gattai Games

See with sound, then kill with bullets. Power up your robot body and get ready to shutdown your fellow machines in Muffled Warfare by Gattai Games.

April 24, 2018

Pixel Sift Plays: Sky Noon Beta

It's the wild west, but not as you know it. Jump into the floating frontier and blast your enemies into the sky.

April 20, 2018

Pixel Sift Plays: Streets of Red Devil's Dare Deluxe

It's dark moody and full of pop culture references, it's a permadeath brawler from Singapore's Secret Base!

April 6, 2018

Pixel Sift Plays: The Adventure Pals

It's hilarious, it's fun and anyone will love The Adventure Pals by Massive Monster, a cartoon flash-game inspired platformer out now.

March 23, 2018

Pixel Sift Plays: Molemen Must Die!

Some critters have made fun of the President, and it's your chance to get revenge in Molemen Must Die by Mokomoto!

March 9, 2018

Pixel Sift Plays: Assault Android Cactus

Chibi warriors deal out robot destruction in Witch Beam's Assault Android Cactus!

February 23, 2018

Pixel Sift Plays: Armed With Wings: Rearmed

Build up the biggest combo you can while fighting your way through Sun Studio's stylish black and white sidescroller Armed With Wings: Rearmed

February 10, 2018

Pixel Sift Plays: The Adventures of Square

You are a square against the world in this retro inspired shooter built in the DOOM engine and developers James & Ben Paddock from Big Brik Games joined us in the studio this week for Pixel Sift Plays!

January 26, 2018

Pixel Sift Plays: Damsel

What if I told you that vampires secretly ruled the world and it was up to you to take them down? Jump into Damsel by Queensland's Screwtape Studios and save the world one wooden stake at a time.

January 13, 2018

Pixel Sift Plays: Putty Pals

Become the blob and work together with your mates to make it through this cute platformer by Melbourne's Harmonious Games

January 3, 2018

Pixel Sift Plays: Crawl

Work together for like 5 seconds, then it's a free for all as one player fights their way through the dungeon hindered by the friends who control monsters and traps in CRAWL by Powerhoof.

November 30, 2017

Pixel Sift Plays: Wildfire

This week on Pixel Sift Plays, we're sneaking through stealth platformer Wildfire by international team Sneaky Bastards.

November 16, 2017

Pixel Sift Plays: Brief Battles

This week we jump into Butt Brawler BRIEF BATTLES by Adelaide's Juicy Cupcake! It's a local multiplayer tournament game where you pick up super powered undies to fight for victory.

October 22, 2017

Pixel Sift Plays: Hand of Fate

This week Sarah and Nick jump into Hand of Fate a procedural tabletop/RPG hybrid from Brisbane's Defiant Development, in preparation for Hand of Fate 2 which is out in November.

September 23, 2017

Pixel Sift Plays: Bramblelash

We're jumping in this week to a game that we've been following for a long time, it's the spritely multiplayer game BrambleLash by Bytesprite Games.

September 11, 2017

Pixel Sift Plays: Collateral Damage

Matthew Sear and Jak Gem join us to play their Robot arena brawler COLLATERAL DAMAGE

August 17, 2017

Pixel Sift Plays: Masquerada Songs and Shadows

Singaporean game developers Witching Hour Studios inspired by venetian swordfighting have put together a tactical RPG where magic is a finite resource.

July 23, 2017

Jamming with Furniture - Making games and music with Aaran Gicquel

To accompany their newest release Pete's Song, Aaran of Perth band Furniture went to Global Game Jam to make his very first game.

July 21, 2017

Pixel Sift Plays: Yonder: The Cloud Catcher Chronicles

Explore this peaceful world with us as we play Yonder: The Cloud Catcher Chronicles from Brisbane based Prideful Sloth.

July 1, 2017

Pixel Sift Plays: Aura of Worlds

Procedural generated rogue-lite Aura of Worlds from Melbourne's Cognitive Forge challenges Mitch & Nick this week!

June 17, 2017

Pixel Sift Plays: Paradigm

It's weird, it's wonderful and it's made in Perth Western Australia. Paradigm is a point and click adventure game from solo developer Jacob Janerka, and there is nothing quite like it!

June 3, 2017

Pixel Sift Plays: Birdsketball

It's the best fun you can have while you're a bird playing basketball, it's BIRDSKETBALL, a hilarious couch multiplayer game from Waynetron.

May 8, 2017

Pixel Sift Plays: Mario Kart 8 Deluxe with Adam Rida of Red Coin

It's Mario Kart, pretty much the same as you know it, but on Nintendo's newest console. Adam Rida expert all things Nintendo joins us as we play through this new edition.

May 3, 2017

Symphony of the Machine Mixed Reality Trailer - Behind the Scenes

How do you show what your virtual reality game is like to people who might want to pull on their VR headsets?

April 21, 2017

Pixel Sift Plays: Forts with Ultra Super Mega Podcast

We jump into vertical RTS Forts with our podcast colleagues Ultra Super Mega, and see who really is the best at games.

April 18, 2017

Pixel Sift Plays: Switch (Card Game)

Take blackjack and meld it with UNO and you're part of the way to SWITCH a new card game made here in Western Australia.

March 9, 2017

Pixel Sift Plays: Death Squared

How hard is it to work your way through a maze with your mates? Well pretty bloody hard it turns out! Join us as we play Death Squared by SMG Studio!

January 16, 2017

Pixel Sift Plays: Siegecraft Commander

Jump into the battlefield with this innovative real time strategy game Siegecraft Commander, by Sydney's Blowfish Studios.

November 16, 2016

Pixel Sift Plays: Party Golf with Giant Margarita

It's golf Jim, but not as you know it. We joined Giant Margarita for a Tequila or two and challenged them to a round of Party Golf!

October 23, 2016

Pixel Sift Plays: Starlost

Starlost is an upcoming mobile spaceship game, where you need to balance risk to get loot while keeping safe enough to make it to the end of the level.

October 3, 2016

Pixel Sift Plays: Final Days

How long until you survive in a world full of mutants? Probably not ages hey. Join us as we play Final Days with developer Michael De Piazzi.

August 24, 2016

Pixel Sift Plays: Defect Spaceship Destruction Kit

It's the age old story. Captain builds spaceship, captain defeats enemies, crew steal ship, captain defeats crew. Join us we play Defect Spaceship Destruction Kit.

August 5, 2016

Pixel Sift Plays: Vectonic

It's got an amazing soundtrack and some pumping visuals, Bob Hayden's Vectonic throws you behind the wheel of a floating polygon as you zoom and bounce through a chillwave world.

July 14, 2016

Pixel Sift Plays: Hollow Knight

Oozing style and building on the legacy of those platformers that have come before we jumped into Hollow Knight by Adelaide's Team Cherry.

May 12, 2016

Pixel Sift Plays: Mr Nibbles Forever

Guide a hamster from the earthly domain to the heavens above in this post modern side scrolling platformer.

April 25, 2016

Pixel Sift Plays: Arbalest 3035

Space the final frontier for multiplayer death matches, in this stylish game by Bear-Tooth Studios.

April 23, 2016

Pixel Sift Plays: Super Salmon Migration

Just a little fishy endlessly swimming upstream.

April 14, 2016

Pixel Sift Plays: Blockpocalypse

It's the end of the world as you know it, and you feel like you're probably dead actually. Race higher as the lava rises around you in Dime Studio's Blockpocalypse.

March 27, 2016

Pixel Sift Presents: Square Heroes Launch Tournament

Get in on that hot esports action at the launch of Square Heroes at the Glitch!

March 10, 2016

Pixel Sift Plays: World's Fastest Pizza

Police now targeting: Western Australian References.

January 14, 2016

Pixel Sift Plays: Square Heroes

Fight to the death in this local multiplayer twin-stick shooter, which features some downright charming graphics.