Entries in 'GDAA' (26)

BRW has positive outlook for new consoles

BRW has positive outlook for new consoles

Business Review Weekly has posted an in-depth feature on the upcoming consoles and what they'll mean for developers, consumers and retailers.

Leigh Harris
by Leigh Harris
on Aug 7th 2013 at 3:28PM in News
Antony Reed: We need diverse ideas in our industry, regardless of gender

Antony Reed: We need diverse ideas in our industry, regardless of gender

Following on from yesterday, we continue our talk with Antony Reed from the GDAA on the gender divide in the industry.

Leigh Harris
by Leigh Harris
on Jun 20th 2013 at 11:29AM in News
Antony Reed, GDAA: The ABS stats don't tell the whole story

Antony Reed, GDAA: The ABS stats don't tell the whole story

MCV spoke to Antony Reed from the GDAA today, who argues that the grim figures reported by the ABS are lacking in some crucial details.

Leigh Harris
by Leigh Harris
on Jun 19th 2013 at 4:11PM in News
Shainiel Deo named new President of the GDAA

Shainiel Deo named new President of the GDAA

The Game Developer's Association of Australia has named a new President in the form of Halfbrick CEO Shainiel Deo.

Leigh Harris
by Leigh Harris
on May 29th 2013 at 2:16PM in News

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VIDEO: PAX Australia and the GDAA talk about the Melbourne decision

VIDEO: PAX Australia and the GDAA talk about the Melbourne decision

PAX Australia has released a video with focuses on the town they've chosen to host in: Melbourne.

Leigh Harris
by Leigh Harris
on Feb 19th 2013 at 4:04PM in News
Draft guidelines for Interactive Games Fund released

Draft guidelines for Interactive Games Fund released

For anyone interested in the way Screen Australia will be doling out its AUD$20 million games fund, these guidelines are worth a read.

Leigh Harris
by Leigh Harris
on Feb 15th 2013 at 3:05PM in News
iGEA, GDAA, Telsyte explain the 2012 figures

iGEA, GDAA, Telsyte explain the 2012 figures

As with last year's numbers, the figures which show a decline in year-on-year sales are largely offset by the projections for digital.

Leigh Harris
by Leigh Harris
on Feb 13th 2013 at 11:25AM in News
2012 Aussie retail sales figures are in

2012 Aussie retail sales figures are in

NPD Group and the iGEA have reported that Australia saw AUD$1.161 billion in traditional retail sales for 2012.

Leigh Harris
by Leigh Harris
on Feb 13th 2013 at 10:53AM in News

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VIDEO: A montage of ANZ-developed games from GCAP

VIDEO: A montage of ANZ-developed games from GCAP

Game Connect Asia-Pacific opened this year with a showreel of games recently developed or in development Australia and New Zealand.

Leigh Harris
by Leigh Harris
on Oct 29th 2012 at 11:03AM in News
GCAP Re-Cap 2012

GCAP Re-Cap 2012

While Game Connect Asia-Pacific still retains its strong developer focus, there are plenty of reasons to attend one of gaming's biggest annual conferences.

Leigh Harris
by Leigh Harris
on Oct 25th 2012 at 3:58PM in News
Federal Government to offer game dev incentives

Federal Government to offer game dev incentives

Antony Reed, the CEO of the Game Developers' Association of Australia, has just confirmed upcoming incentive from the Federal Government.

Leigh Harris
by Leigh Harris
on Oct 22nd 2012 at 10:37AM in News
GCAP (Game Connect: Asia Pacific)  2012

GCAP (Game Connect: Asia Pacific) 2012

In Events Oct 22nd 2012 - Oct 23rd 2012 in Melbourne, Australia

Returning to the Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre and partnering with the Game Masters exhibition at the Australian Centre for the Moving Image, the Game Connect Asia Pacific (GCAP) 2012 ...

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GCAP 2012 announced

GCAP 2012 announced

Industry conference Game Connect Asia Pacific 2012 has been confirmed and dated, and will be coming to Melbourne in October.

Leigh Harris
by Leigh Harris
on Sep 11th 2012 at 4:09PM in News
Victorian games funding not necessarily cut

Victorian games funding not necessarily cut

After the Victorian budget came out yesterday showing a marked decrease in Film Victoria's funding, news suggested that games budget was cut.

Leigh Harris
by Leigh Harris
on May 3rd 2012 at 10:34AM in News
Convergence Review beckons government to take games seriously

Convergence Review beckons government to take games seriously

A federal government review of the media landscape has been released yesterday, with some positive recommendations on the gaming front.

Leigh Harris
by Leigh Harris
on May 1st 2012 at 11:11AM in News
GDAA needs Aussie devs' help to receive government support

GDAA needs Aussie devs' help to receive government support

The Game Developers' Association of Australia is seeking to achieve equitable support for the games from the federal government.

Leigh Harris
by Leigh Harris
on Mar 13th 2012 at 1:39PM in News

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The missing digital factor in 2011's AU/NZ sales

The missing digital factor in 2011's AU/NZ sales

NPD Group sales figures for 2011 were released earlier this week, which didn't include digital sales or other online services.

Leigh Harris
by Leigh Harris
on Feb 10th 2012 at 10:27AM in News
MCV Pacific Awards: Developer of the Year

MCV Pacific Awards: Developer of the Year

The votes are in, and MCV Pacific is proud to present the local game developer who will be receiving our Developer of the Year award.

Leigh Harris
by Leigh Harris
on Dec 20th 2011 at 11:45AM in News
SPEECH: Paul Callaghan asks us to turn off our screens at GCAP 2011

SPEECH: Paul Callaghan asks us to turn off our screens at GCAP 2011

One of the standout talks given at GCAP 2011 last week came from freelance developer/designer and Freeplay organiser Paul Callaghan.

Leigh Harris
by Leigh Harris
on Nov 25th 2011 at 2:43PM in News
Game Connect Asia Pacific 2011 starts on Monday

Game Connect Asia Pacific 2011 starts on Monday

With GCAP 2011 kicking off on Monday, MCV takes a look at some of the upcoming highlights and speakers attendees can expect.

Leigh Harris
by Leigh Harris
on Nov 11th 2011 at 2:45PM in News
INTERVIEW: Antony Reed teases big announcements at GCAP 2011

INTERVIEW: Antony Reed teases big announcements at GCAP 2011

Game Connect Asia Pacific (GCAP) is just around the corner, so MCV took the time to ask organiser Antony Reed what attendees can expect from the event.

Leigh Harris
by Leigh Harris
on Nov 9th 2011 at 11:58AM in News
MCV Pacific announces its support for Game Connect Asia Pacific 2011

MCV Pacific announces its support for Game Connect Asia Pacific 2011

Game Connect Asia Pacific (GCAP) is the largest conference in Australia for videogames business, development and market trends.

Leigh Harris
by Leigh Harris
on Nov 8th 2011 at 4:23PM in News
Digital Media Initiative renewed, renamed

Digital Media Initiative renewed, renamed

The New South Wales Trade and Investment department has today announced the continuation of the Digital Media Initative funding project.

Leigh Harris
by Leigh Harris
on Oct 13th 2011 at 4:51PM in News
Early registrations for GCAP 2011 are now open

Early registrations for GCAP 2011 are now open

Game Connect: Asia Pacific (GCAP) 2011 has opened up early registration for its Melbourne conference, which runs from 14th-16th November.

Leigh Harris
by Leigh Harris
on Oct 5th 2011 at 5:24PM in News
IGDA feels 'misrepresented' in Financial Review's grim portrait

IGDA feels 'misrepresented' in Financial Review's grim portrait

The recent shutting down of EA's Visceral Studios in Melbourne has led to coverage of the industry which makes the situation look overly bleak, and may not represent a realistic ...

Leigh Harris
by Leigh Harris
on Sep 21st 2011 at 4:32PM in News