IGEA News

19
Jan
Australian Reception at GDC 2023

IGEA is proud to present the Australian reception at GDC 2023! Join us for networking at the Commonwealth Club in…

10
Jan
GDC Scholarship to Assist Marginalised Developers

IGEA, in collaboration with the GDC Scholarship program, is proud to offer a limited number of all-access passes for Game…

19
Dec
Australian game development industry records job boom

Almost 800 new jobs were created in the past year due to the success and popularity of Australian video games…

01
Dec
IGEA submission to the Australian Treasury’s consultation on the Employment White Paper

IGEA has made a submission to the Australian Treasury in relation to its consultation on the development of the Employment White…

23
Nov
Australian game developers celebrate introduction of DGTO bill into Parliament

23 November, 2022 –  Alongside the Australian video games industry, IGEA is celebrating today’s introduction of the Treasury Laws Amendment…

16
Nov
IGEA submission to House of Representative Committee inquiry into online gambling

IGEA has made a submission to the Australian House of Representatives Standing Committee on Social Policy and Legal Affairs in relation…

28
Oct
IGEA welcomes confirmation that the Albanese Labor Government is backing the digital games sector

Friday 28 October, 2022 –  IGEA is thrilled by the confirmation that the Albanese Government is backing the digital games…

26
Oct
IGEA Statement on Federal Budget, October 2022

Wednesday 26 October, 2022 –  Following last night’s federal budget announcement, the Australian video games industry is still eagerly awaiting…

05
Oct
IGEA announces the winners of the 2022 Australian Game Developer Awards

Tonight, the Interactive Games and Entertainment Association (IGEA) announced the winners of the 2022 Australian Game Developer Awards (AGDAs) with…

09
Sep
IGEA is hiring a Policy and Communications Officer

POSITION DESCRIPTION – POLICY AND COMMUNICATIONS OFFICER About IGEA The Interactive Games & Entertainment Association (IGEA) is the non-profit industry…

01
Sep
Have your say on draft industry codes to protect Australians from harmful content

1 September, 2022  – Six associations representing the on industry in Australia have today released for public consultation the draft…

17
Aug
IGEA JOINS 36 AUSTRALIAN DEVELOPERS AT GAMESCOM 2022

Wednesday, 17 August, 2022 – The Interactive Games and Entertainment Association (IGEA) celebrates the local games businesses representing Australia at…

11
Aug
IGEA Update About The Arcade

The Arcade was established in 2013 to form a collaborative workspace for Melbourne game developers and creative companies.  The goals…

11
Aug
IGEA submission to the Australian Office for the Arts consultation on a renewed National Cultural Policy

IGEA has made a submission to the Australian Office for the Arts, within the Department of Infrastructure, Transport, Regional Development,…

10
Aug
Level Up! A Guide to the Australian Games Industry

IGEA has collaborated with Austrade to publish a guide that provides a snapshot of everything you need to know about…

26
Jul
IGEA Educates Summit Recap

Last week, we held the third iteration of our IGEA Educates Summit. With over 170 attendees attending multiple presentations from…

19
Jul
IGEA welcomes the boost in funding from Screen Australia’s Games: Expansion Pack

Tuesday 19 July 2022:     IGEA is thrilled to see the announcement from Screen Australia today that 31 Australian games…

12
Jul
IGEA Educates with Microsoft – Welcome and Introduction to ID@Azure

ID@Azure is a new program Microsoft has launched to help independent game developers and creators use the cloud, regardless of…

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