GO423 2018 – who’s in the exhibition?

We have a wonderful selection of locally made games on show in the GO423 exhibition at the Brisbane Powerhouse – actually only a sample of the range of games made here in Queensland – we just didn’t have room for any more this time around. All of these games are being shown by the studios and the actual folks who made them so do come along and chat with QLD’s fabulous game making community.

A quick list for everyone

Studio Game
Wren & Tim Unpacking
Montrose.is Bride
Jammed Up Studios Think of the Children
Enderlost Studios Aspie Life
Screwtape Studios Damsel
Affable Games Speaking Simulator
Blacklight Interactive Golf with you friends
Defiant Development HOF2
Bilbie Labs Virtual Maiwar
Geekabyte Games Kasplat
Lamington Games Super Drop Land
Refuel Games Rally Fury – Extreme Racing
Subtle Boom Fledgling Heroes
Spunge Studios Faily Suite
Juicy Beetle Games Slidey Feet
Simon Hales Fruit Salad
Artefact Assembly Lanterns
Rosewood Interactive SMAC
Joseph Kung Monster House
Rule & Make HOF: Ordeals
Humble Sage CastVR
Martin Wallace TBA

GO423 2018 grand finale: Emerging Games

GO423 grand finale: For the love of making games …. Emerging Games

Turbine Platform
From 6.00pm – 7.00pm

John Passfield and Dan Vogt present: Evolving Games – a panel compered by Lee May (Defiant Development) featuring Raven Stark (Disparity Games), Resa Liputra (Kiseki Games), Deb Polson (QUT School of Design), Nathan Corporal (QUT HUB) and Cheryl Vance (Prideful Sloth).

John and Dan – veterans in the games industry themselves – have gathered a panel of local game makers with experience in mobile games, console games, VR works and commercial and applied game dev spaces. They all have some interesting stories to tell about their personal journeys and will be discussing some of the changes they have seen in the game industry and the games we make as well as reflecting on where game development may be heading int the future.

Watch this space for more details and do the liking of our Facebook page for updates.

GO423 2018 – What’s on?

Game Dev Hot Seat

Game Dev Hot Seat will be running on-stage throughout the day. Get to know the people who make the games as they share their stories, ideas and ambitions and dive into the process of game development.

Presented by gaming radio show Zed Games.

GO423 2018 Workshops – registrations now open

Workshops:

We are very pleased to announce that Martin Wallace will be giving a Card Game Design Workshop:

Come along a design your own card game. Blank card decks will be available free of charge for you to create your own, original card game design. Suitable for all ages. Registrations for this workshop will be via The Brisbane Powerhouse GO423 event page (Now Open).

Martin will also be running play testing sessions for a game in process and has kindly offered to provide mentoring sessions for folks who are in the middle of designing their own table-top games.

Watch this space for details and do the liking of our Facebook page.

GO423 2018 News

The list of games that are going to be on show in the exhibition is being sorted out and we will be sending out information soon. It looks like we are going to have a wonderful full day of Game Dev pop-up talks on the Turbine platform all day and we are hosting a final industry panel at the end of the day!

Workshops:

We are very pleased to announce that Martin Wallace will be giving a Card Game Design Workshop:

Come along a design your own card game. Blank card decks will be available free of charge for you to create your own, original card game design. Suitable for all ages. Registrations for this workshop will be via The Brisbane Powerhouse GO423 event page (coming soon).

Martin will also be running play testing sessions for a game in process and has kindly offered to provide mentoring sessions for folks who are in the middle of designing their own table-top games.

Watch this space for details.

GO423 is proudly supported by Screen Queensland and the Queensland Government.

2016 48hr end game BBQ invite: A decade of jam!

48HR on black

You are invited to join us for the 48hr game making challenge END GAME BBQ & Judges presentation

Date: Sunday October 2nd

Time: 4.30 – 7.00pm

Venue: The BLOCK, QUT Creative Industries Precinct (Cnr Kelvin Grove Road and Musk Avenue)

Join us to celebrate the end of the tenth 48 hour game making challenge. Play the games made during the weekend and vote for your favourite in the ‘People’s Choice’ prize category.

Play and vote: 4.30pm – 6.00pm

Judges presentation: 6.00pm – 7.30pm

Follow the event via our social networks:

brIGDA: http://www.igdabrisbane.org/48hr-challenge/

twitter: @48hrgamecomp

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