New Zealand video game industry scores 13 per cent year-on-year growth

New Zealand video game industry scores 13 per cent year-on-year growth

Mar 10, 2016

Auckland, New Zealand – 10 March 2016 – New Zealand’s video games industry has today registered another year of double-digit growth, with sales of interactive entertainment games hitting $392 million in 2015. According to research released by the Interactive Games & Entertainment Association (IGEA), total interactive entertainment sales were up by 13...

Infographic – Total value of the NZ video games industry in 2015

Infographic – Total value of the NZ video games industry in 2015

Mar 10, 2016

We created this Infographic to represent the total industry sales for the video games industry in New Zealand in 2015.  You can download the infographic here.       Share...

Australian video game industry strides towards $3 billion

Australian video game industry strides towards $3 billion

Mar 2, 2016

Sydney, Australia – 2 March 2016 – The video games industry has today announced another year of strong growth, with sales of interactive entertainment reaching $2.83 billion in 2015. The continuing trend of double digit year-on-year growth saw total sales up 15 per cent from 2014, which is comprised of hardware, packaged games, subscriptions, digital sales...

Big Ant Studios Join The Interactive Games and Entertainment Association

Big Ant Studios Join The Interactive Games and Entertainment Association

Dec 21, 2015

SYDNEY, Australia: December 21 2015 – The Interactive Games and Entertainment Association (IGEA) has today announced that Big Ant Studios has joined the association as its latest member. Big Ant Studios joins Well Placed Cactus, Google and VR Distribution who joined the association in 2015 reflecting the changing nature of the industry and the areas of common...

IGEA welcomes new member

IGEA welcomes new member

Sep 22, 2015

Today we are delighted to announce that we are welcoming our first local Australian developer into IGEA, Well Placed Cactus.  Well Placed Cactus is an interactive development company with an emphasis on providing creative solutions for their clients. They work with emerging technology to deliver games, interactive installations, Augmented Reality and Virtual...

IGEA supports Australia’s local game development industry

IGEA supports Australia’s local game development industry

Sep 9, 2015

SYDNEY, Australia: September 9th 2015 – The Interactive Games and Entertainment Association (IGEA) has today responded to the Senate Environment and Communications References Committee’s (ECRC) Inquiry into the Future of Australia’s video game development industry. In its response IGEA has outlined seven recommendations that it believes will help the local...