iFEST – Lafayette Festival Date

By Head Honcho | March 26, 2013 | Comments Off on iFEST – Lafayette Festival Date

iFEST is a FREE festival for independent game developers and fans: from new startups and established studios to anyone who thinks they might have what it takes to imagine, design,…

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Canberra Winners of Playstation Indie Games Showcase

By Head Honcho | July 30, 2012 | Comments Off on Canberra Winners of Playstation Indie Games Showcase

And the winners of the iFEST Canberra Audience vote and the PSVita was Desolate Raven Studios (right) with ‘Squidden’, a fishy underwater game using an interesting stealth mechanic. Runners Up and…

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Huge Indie Games Showcase @ iFEST Melbourne this Saturday

By Head Honcho | July 6, 2012 | Comments Off on Huge Indie Games Showcase @ iFEST Melbourne this Saturday

Along with a fantastic line-up of speakers at iFEST Melbourne tomorrow, there are 24 games being shown off by Melbourne indie developers at the Indie Games Showcase. Come along and…

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iFEST Canberra is on today!

By Head Honcho | July 1, 2012 | Comments Off on iFEST Canberra is on today!

In three and a half hours, Canberra iFEST boots up and gets started with a keynote from legendary games pioneer, Trip Hawkins. If you’re not in Canberra you can follow…

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Trip Hawkins, founder of EA, speaking at iFEST 2012

By Head Honcho | June 28, 2012 | Comments Off on Trip Hawkins, founder of EA, speaking at iFEST 2012

Trip Hawkins, founder of Electronic Arts (EA) and renowned video games pioneer, is speaking at the iFEST Indie Games Festival events being held in Canberra, Melbourne and Sydney over the…

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Canberra iFEST Program is live!

By Head Honcho | June 25, 2012 | Comments Off on Canberra iFEST Program is live!

The Canberra iFEST program for 1st July has been updated. Great sessions are running all day, in particular games legend Trip Hawkins (founder of EA), Developers of Epoch – Uppercut…

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StealthJam is on this weekend!

By Head Honcho | June 19, 2012 | Comments Off on StealthJam is on this weekend!

Stealthjam is the world’s first global stealth game jam being held from 22nd – 24 June 2012. Show up by yourself, or with a group of friends, and spend the…

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Jason Shankel, Prototyping Spore

By Head Honcho | June 3, 2012 | Comments Off on Jason Shankel, Prototyping Spore

Jason gave a great talk about all the prototyping that went into the different games within spore and how valuable this was. You can download Jason’s spore prototypes from his…

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John Williamson, Producer of Hawken, speaking now

By Head Honcho | June 3, 2012 | Comments Off on John Williamson, Producer of Hawken, speaking now

John is talking about his experiences, particularly with Meteor Entertainment, and the importance of learning from failure. John’s never failed to ship a game or complete a project and much…

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iFest Still Going Strong!!

By Head Honcho | June 3, 2012 | Comments Off on iFest Still Going Strong!!

We are only halfway finished through iFest and we are still going strong!!! Online registration is closed, but we are accepting walk-in registrations at the door!! It is still not…

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