IGEA News

05
Mar
Global Statement From Video Game Industry Associations on Ukraine

Trade associations representing the video game industry responded to the conflict in Ukraine with the following statement:   “The video…

15
Feb
IGEA Investment Resource

Finding funding is one of the biggest challenges when starting out. There are many ways to finance a studio –…

11
Feb
IGEA submission to consultation on draft copyright reform legislation

IGEA has made a submission to the Australian Department of Infrastructure, Transport, Regional Development and Communications in response to its…

07
Feb
The Arcade Update, 7 February 2022

IGEA was disappointed to advise late last year that we had to move The Arcade out of its current premise…

28
Jan
IGEA Letter on the Reduction of EMDG Funding

IGEA has written to the Minister for Trade, Tourism and Investment, Dan Tehan, to highlight concerns about reduced funding for…

25
Jan
IGEA submission to the consultation on the Australian Privacy Act Review

IGEA has made a submission to the Australian Attorney-General’s Department in response to its Discussion Paper for the Privacy Act Review. You…

18
Jan
2022-23 Pre Budget Submission to the Australian Treasury

IGEA has made a Pre-Budget Submission to the Australian Treasury ahead of the 2022-23 Federal Budget. In our submission, we have continued our…

18
Jan
2022-23 Pre Budget Submission to the NSW Treasury

IGEA has made a Pre-Budget Submission to the NSW Treasury ahead of the 2022-23 Budget. In our submission, we recommend introducing a competitive…

16
Dec
IGEA delighted with the Australian Government’s strengthening of the DGTO

IGEA is ighted by the Australian Government’s announcement today, as a part of its Mid-Year Economic and Fiscal Outlo (MYEFO),…

15
Dec
The Growing World of Esports

Esports, also known as competitive gaming, is revolutionizing how consumers watch, follow and engage with video games. The Guide to Esports is…

Global Trade Groups Launch First Comprehensive Guide To Fast-Growing, Worldwide Esports Phenomenon
15
Dec
Global Trade Groups Launch First Comprehensive Guide To Fast-Growing, Worldwide Esports Phenomenon

‘The Guide to Esports’ Explains Competitive Gaming Fundamentals, the Global Impact of Esports and the Importance of Intellectual Property to…

14
Dec
Australian game development industry doubles revenue to $226 million over the past five years

The industry recorded over 20% year on year growth for the past three years due to the increasing popularity of…

13
Dec
IGEA Update on The Arcade

The Arcade is a collaborative working space in South Melbourne and home to a cluster of vibrant video game development…

13
Dec
IGEA submission to consultation on the Online Privacy Bill exposure draft

IGEA has made a submission to the Australian Attorney-General’s Department’s consultation on the Privacy Legislation Amendment (Enhancing On Privacy and…

03
Dec
IGEA calls on the Federal Government to prioritise the 30 per cent Digital Games Tax Offset (DGTO)

IGEA was ighted to see that the Australian Parliament this week passed the Treasury Laws Amendment (2021 Measures No. 5)…

23
Nov
The Arcade SMART Program Recipients Announced

The recipients of The Arcade SMART program have been announced! The South Melbourne Arcade Residency Tenure (SMART) Program is an assistive residency placement within The…

22
Nov
IGEA submission to consultation on Draft Restricted Access System Declaration 2021

IGEA has made a submission to the eSafety Commissioner’s consultation on the draft Restricted Access System Declaration 2021. You can…

12
Nov
IGEA submission to consultation on the draft Online Safety (Basic Online Safety Expectations) Determination 2021

IGEA has made a submission to the Australian Department of Infrastructure, Transport, Regional Development and Communications’ consultation on its draft…

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