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Games Sales Resilient in 2009 Despite Tough Economic Climate
19
Jan
Games Sales Resilient in 2009 Despite Tough Economic Climate

-Video Game Sales Crack $2 billion in 2009- Sydney, January 20, 2010 – Australia’s interactive gaming and entertainment industry continues…

Video Games Industry Applauds Release of R18+ Discussion Paper
15
Dec
Video Games Industry Applauds Release of R18+ Discussion Paper

Gamers Get an Early Christmas Present with Release of Discussion Paper   Sydney, December 15, 2009 – The Interactive Games…

Parents all thumbs when it comes to gaming controls
07
Dec
Parents all thumbs when it comes to gaming controls

Parental controls on gaming devices overloed by parents Despite the importance of age-appropriate material for children and ensuring the balance…

Healthy three quarter sales signals plenty of Christmas cheer for Australia’s Interactive Games Industry
05
Nov
Healthy three quarter sales signals plenty of Christmas cheer for Australia’s Interactive Games Industry

With just one quarter to go, retail sales for video and computer games are poised to outstrip last year’s record…

New Look Interactive Games & Entertainment Association Launches
26
Aug
New Look Interactive Games & Entertainment Association Launches

Interactive Games & Entertainment Association to Cater to Evolving Industry Sydney, August 26, 2009 – The Interactive Entertainment Association of…

A Parent’s Guide to Video Games – Parental Controls
01
Jul
A Parent’s Guide to Video Games – Parental Controls

Parents now have additional management tools once computer games are brought into their homes.

Buoyant Video and Computer Game Sales Nudge $2 Billion
20
Jan
Buoyant Video and Computer Game Sales Nudge $2 Billion

-Family games drive record sales in 2008-  Sydney, 20 January, 2009 – Australia’s video and computer game industry has shown…

Interactive Entertainment Industry Announce Record Sales of $1.5 Billion
16
Jul
Interactive Entertainment Industry Announce Record Sales of $1.5 Billion

The Interactive Entertainment Association of Australia (IEAA) has announced that Australia’s videoand computer game industry has recorded sales of 1.57…

The GDAA and IEAA Call For Tax Incentives For Games Developers
12
Jun
The GDAA and IEAA Call For Tax Incentives For Games Developers

MELBOURNE, June 12, 2008 – The Games Development Association of Australia (GDAA) and the Interactive Entertainment Association of Australia (IEAA)…

IEAA Applauds Agreement to Public Consultation on R18+ Classification for Computer and Video Games
28
Mar
IEAA Applauds Agreement to Public Consultation on R18+ Classification for Computer and Video Games

Sydney, Australia – 28 March 2008 – The Interactive Entertainment Association of Australia (IEAA) has welcomed the news that the…

Skyrocketing Sales for Australian Gaming Industry in 2007
22
Jan
Skyrocketing Sales for Australian Gaming Industry in 2007

Sydney, Australia – 22 January 2008 – The Interactive Entertainment Association of Australia (IEAA) has announced that Australia’s gaming industry…

Espresso Communications to manage IEAA media relations
18
Jan
Espresso Communications to manage IEAA media relations

Sydney, January 21, 2008 – The Interactive Entertainment Association of Australia (IEAA), a national industry association proactively representing companies in…

Stay aware of Pirated Video Games this Christmas says IEAA
13
Dec
Stay aware of Pirated Video Games this Christmas says IEAA

Sydney, Australia – 13 December, 2007 – Consumers are being urged to lo carefully when buying computer and video games…

Billion Dollar Gaming
30
Jul
Billion Dollar Gaming

Australian gaming industry tops the billion dollar mark over financial year Sydney, Australia 30 July, 2007 – Australia’s gaming industry…

Women & Over 60’s Drive Demand for Video and Computer Games
31
Jan
Women & Over 60’s Drive Demand for Video and Computer Games

79 per cent of Australian households now play interactive games Sydney, Australia – 31 January 2006 – A research report…

Banning of Video Game Highlights Flaws in Classification Review Process
13
Apr
Banning of Video Game Highlights Flaws in Classification Review Process

The Board of the Interactive Entertainment Association of Australia has determined that it will not appeal the refused classification category…

Marc Ecko’s Getting Up – Contents Under Pressure
17
Feb
Marc Ecko’s Getting Up – Contents Under Pressure

The IEAA strongly disagrees with the decision by the Office of Film and Literature Classification’s Review Board, to ban the…

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