Gianni Di Giovanni

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Four day weeks and unlimited leave, Mighty Kingdom's Tony Lawrence on the future of making games

October 19, 2021
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THE OREGON TRAIL is an imaginative reboot mixing random chance with strategy game mechanics

October 12, 2021
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INNCHANTED is a frantic co-op game set in a fantasy world inspired by dreamtime stories

October 12, 2021
Feature
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Won't Someone Think of the Children?! Why Australia Bans Games

October 9, 2021
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WARP FRONTIER is a classic adventure game in a futuristic sci-fi world with Australian characters

October 9, 2021
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181

BLUEBERRY is an emotional platformer that tackles mental health and how our perspective shifts

October 8, 2021
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Here are all the winners for the 2021 Australian Game Developer Awards

October 6, 2021
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TRASH lets you sift through waste in an colourful post-apocalyptic world

October 6, 2021
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SPIES & SOLDIERS is filled with tense tactical wargames and turn-based conflict

October 4, 2021
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UFOTOFU HEX is a match-puzzler game created by a co-op development studio

October 4, 2021
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SURF CLUB is a nostalgic coming of age adventure game about returning home

October 3, 2021
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Play twelve ACMI curated demos and speak to their creators at Big Games Night In 2021

October 3, 2021
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28

If you don't succeed, die die again in DEATHLOOP

September 23, 2021
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Welcome to SIFTER, a new chapter for the team behind Pixel Sift

September 21, 2021
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180

The gritty and pretty world of award winning twin stick "shooter" DAP

September 17, 2021
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179

THE ARTFUL ESCAPE is a scifi adventure into a prog rock album cover

September 9, 2021
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All the Australian game announcements from Gamescom 2021

August 29, 2021
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How piles of quokkas are teaching kids this National Science Week

August 20, 2021
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177

RETURNAL's Narrative Director Gregory Louden debuts pop music narrative game BURN

August 13, 2021
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Less is more in minimalist skateboarding game THE RAMP

August 4, 2021
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176

The filmic influences of WHERE THE SNOW SETTLES

July 31, 2021
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WARHAMMER 40,000 BATTLESECTOR - How a small team in Western Australia made one of the best new 40K games

July 27, 2021
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175

Building the roadmap for MINI MOTORWAYS, the sequel to hit MINI METRO

July 24, 2021
Gameplay
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Photographing the end of the world in UMURANGI GENERATION

July 5, 2021
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173

AGENT INTERCEPT is the spiritual successor to the SPY HUNTER series

June 26, 2021
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172

How a podcast interview led Jono Pech to write TRIGGER WITCH

June 10, 2021
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Games Gig explores modern musicians and modern video games music at Freeplay Festival

June 7, 2021
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171

BEFORE WE LEAVE: A real time strategy game without the conquest

May 31, 2021
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Cam Hopkinson wants everyone to be able to enjoy Wayward Strand

May 21, 2021
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170

AR game EASTERN MARKET MURDER lets you walk the path of history

May 14, 2021
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Pico Tanks, KangaZoo and NEO 2045 win at 2021 NYX Game Awards

May 11, 2021
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Why YOU should give Valorant esports a go - ESL Australia's Ben Green

March 31, 2021
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Set sail for IWOCon, a playable pirate themed indie game convention

March 29, 2021
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Every Australian made video game released in 2020

December 30, 2020
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ACNH Fringe recreates Melbourne Fringe in the palm of your hand and the safety of your home

November 27, 2020
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Here are your 2020 AGDA Winners

October 7, 2020
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Aussie scientists use Minecraft to build a replica gravitational wave observatory for National Science Week

August 21, 2020
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Making PAX Australia a digital experience: Luke Lancaster on developing PAX Online

June 18, 2020
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Scouting for the next League of Legends champion: Coach Chris Lee of Chiefs ESC

June 3, 2020
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UPDATED: EB Games and ZeniMax to refund consumers for Fallout 76

June 1, 2020
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Jordan Mays "Elfishguy" & Brandon Langiano "Raven" on how to level up to competitive esports

April 23, 2020
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The ingredients of DOOM: Composer Mick Gordon on the soundtrack of DOOM Eternal

April 1, 2020
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Australian games industry bodies IGEA and GDAA approve merger

March 5, 2020
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Chiptune is an instrument not a genre: Square Sounds Festival 2020

February 21, 2020
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House House wins three DICE Awards for Untitled Goose Game including Game of the Year

February 14, 2020
Feature
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2019: The definitive list of Australian made video games

January 29, 2020
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Off Map magazine takes time to pause in video game worlds with game photography and short stories.

January 22, 2020
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LoveSick Darlings is a visual novel set in an Aussie high school that aims for "real" virtual relationships

December 24, 2019
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Queensland's Sidebar Games announces Golf Story sequel: Sports Story

December 11, 2019
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Game development co-working space Game Plus Sydney officially opens

December 5, 2019
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Blowfish Studios wins Premier's NSW Export Award

October 16, 2019
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The Winners for the 2019 AGDAs have been announced

October 9, 2019
Feature
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2 Minutes in Space – John Passfield’s space games for Apple Watch

September 9, 2019
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Here are the indie games selected for the PAX Australia 2019 showcase

September 2, 2019
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Screenwest announces the first five games for its $100,000 Interactive Pilot Fund

August 15, 2019
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$100,000 fund announced for Western Australian game developers

May 27, 2019
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90s Kids Will Remember This: Research says part of your brain is dedicated to recognising Pokémon

May 6, 2019
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"What does it mean to be indie?" Freeplay Festival celebrates 15 years

April 30, 2019
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All you need to do is just fly and chill in Samurai Punk's brand new game Feather

April 5, 2019
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Robin Vilain wants everyone to be able to enjoy games

March 20, 2019
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Australian Government: More research needed on whether or not loot boxes are gambling

March 6, 2019
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Play & Play: Creating a virtual reality musical instrument

March 4, 2019
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Applications open for games industry mentorship program The Working Lunch

February 5, 2019
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FIRST PERSON: The video game gifts that changed your life

December 25, 2018
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IGEA report reminds Federal Government that video games need their support

December 16, 2018
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Florence secures three nominations at The Game Awards

November 16, 2018
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Sydney based Revie Studios pulls The Sims competitor “Habs” Kickstarter campaign after raising only $645 towards AU$3.5M goal

November 3, 2018
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One third of full time game workers earn less than minimum wage according to Game Workers Unite Australia

October 16, 2018
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Say it with a game: HEART2GAME custom video game messages

August 7, 2018
News
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Celebrate 100 Episodes of Pixel Sift at Pixel Parties!

June 2, 2018
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They’re good dogs BJ – Woof3d

March 25, 2018
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Get ahead in the gig economy – Mimi’s Delivery Dash

February 14, 2018
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Guest Podcast: Super Hype Train Episode 32

February 7, 2018
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A decade of late nights and long weekends: Visiting Global Game Jam Perth 2018

January 31, 2018
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Leveraging Let’s Plays: Tagging Your Game Correctly.

July 23, 2016

Gianni Di Giovanni

The big dog at SIFTER, Gianni’s talent for compiling interesting and compelling content each week is what keeps the ship afloat. You can catch up with him on Twitter.

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