nbn – Gaming: the New Social Network?

nbn – Gaming: the New Social Network?

Jul 22, 2015

Gaming: the New Social Network? nbn™ network a ‘game changer’ for Aussie homes Forget Snapchat and Whatsapp, Aussie households are on the cusp of a new ‘social gaming’ era assisted by growing access to fast broadband via the nbn™ network. Recent research suggests Australians are increasingly using video and voice chat gaming applications to...

MCV Pacific announces the 30 over 30 presented by Curse

MCV Pacific announces the 30 over 30 presented by Curse

Jul 2, 2015

MCV Pacific is proud to announce the inaugural Thirty Over 30 list and celebratory lunch. If our 30 Under Thirty list are the people you should hire to drive your business forward, the Thirty Over 30 are the individuals who have developed and continue to steer the Australian and New Zealand Interactive Entertainment Industies from strength to strength. The...

STEM Video Game Challenge 2015

STEM Video Game Challenge 2015

May 13, 2015

Just a reminder that the 2015 STEM Games Challenge is now open to all Australian students in Years 5-12 who have a great idea for a game.   The Challenge is completely free to enter, and represents a great opportunity for upper primary and secondary students to engage in learning about science, technology, engineering and maths (STEM) in a fun and...

Game ON Interactive

Game ON Interactive

May 5, 2015

Check out this 3 day event, Game ON as part of Vivid Sydney this year.  Game ON is an Interactive Games and Online Video Showcase which is set to celebrate innovation and creativity.  Game ON aims to unite two interactive and innovative industries: the games industry for casual gamers, developers and experts and the online video world for creators, brands...

The rise of indigenous story telling in games

The rise of indigenous story telling in games

Jan 20, 2015

Last week, IGN Australia featured a great piece from Jesse Matheson about the rise of indigenous story telling in games.  The article showed how video games are becoming being used as the medium of choice to tell stories as well as reconnect and re-engage youth with their own cultural heritage.  Click here to read the article.     Share...

PAX Australia 2015 tickets are on sale now

PAX Australia 2015 tickets are on sale now

Dec 2, 2014

Tuesday 2 December, 2014 – Tickets are now on sale for next year’s PAX Aus gaming festival, to be held from 30 October to 1 November, 2015 in the Melbourne Convention & Exhibition Centre. Tickets can now be purchased only through the PAX Aus website: www.paxaustralia.com.au/registration. After a sell out 2014 event, PAX Aus will return to the...