IGEA Industry Briefing featuring presentations from Megan Brownlow of PwC and Ben Howard of CBS Interactive

IGEA Industry Briefing featuring presentations from Megan Brownlow of PwC and Ben Howard of CBS Interactive

Jun 21, 2017

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Second government committee report recommends reinstatement of AIGF

Second government committee report recommends reinstatement of AIGF

Jun 19, 2017

Early this year, the Standing Committee on Employment, Education and Training launched an Inquiry into Innovation and Creativity: A Workforce for the New Economy. IGEA took the opportunity to make a written submission to the inquiry and later appeared as witness in front of the committee. Today, we were heartened to hear Terri Butler MP, Deputy Chair of the...

Open Letter to Senator The Hon Mitch Fifield

Open Letter to Senator The Hon Mitch Fifield

May 24, 2017

Here is a copy of the letter we sent to Senator Fifield yesterday, 23 May 2017.  We will keep you posted on the response     Dear Minister, We were really delighted when the Australian Government brought together communications and the arts to form your Department. On paper, the Department of Communications and the Arts seemed to be the perfect home...

Industry Briefing: The Twitch (R)evolution

Industry Briefing: The Twitch (R)evolution

Mar 30, 2017

  One of our supportive Associate Members, Showdown is hosting a briefing on Wednesday 19 April and we would love for you to attend.  The briefing will reveal some of the latest insights into games media, specifically Twitch and showcase their latest research, data insights, case studies and opportunities being created on the Platform, such as...

Nnooo joins the Interactive Games & Entertainment Association

Nnooo joins the Interactive Games & Entertainment Association

Mar 14, 2017

SYDNEY, Australia: March 14 2017 – The Interactive Games & Entertainment Association (IGEA) has today announced that Sydney-based independent video game developer and publisher, Nnooo, has joined the association as a member. Nnooo joins Australian games developers, Big Ant Studios and Well Placed Cactus, who have been IGEA members since 2015 and have made...

NZ video games industry revenues race ahead to $424M in 2016

NZ video games industry revenues race ahead to $424M in 2016

Mar 8, 2017

Auckland, New Zealand – 8 March 2017 – The New Zealand video and computer games industry generated $424 million in revenue in 2016, a seven per cent increase on 2015 sales. Data released today by the Interactive Games & Entertainment Association shows that New Zealand industry growth outpaced that of Australia, which experienced a four per cent increase...