Senator Jordon Steele-John said the Greens see local games development as “a key component in rebooting our digital future”.
Almost two years since the recommendations on the future of the local video games development industry were put forward, the government has responded.
A survey of Australian game developers found the industry generated $118.5 million in the 2016-17 financial year, up from $114.9 million the previous year, with 75 percent of studios surveyed projecting future growth.
The Working Lunch will provide women in the gaming industry with networking and mentoring opportunities
The IGEA has announced the launch of The Working Lunch, a program which aims to equip women looking to enter the gaming industry with skills and mentorship.