Modern Storyteller Will Discuss “How Should Games Make Moral Choices Matter?” at PAX AUS

Modern Storyteller Creative Director Nick Pearce (The Forgotten City) will take part in the “How Should Games Make Moral Choices Matter?” panel at PAX AUS 2018 on Friday, October 26 at 1:30 PM in the Galah Theatre. Joining a group of industry luminaries including Defiant Development Co-Founder Morgan Jaffit (Hand of Fate 2), the panel will discuss why morality should matter in […]

IGN Reports Early Birds Get the Deal on PAX Aus Tickets, Now on Sale

IGN reports that early birds get the worm, and by worm we mean great deal! PAX Aus 2018 tickets are now on sale for $62 per day, or $165 for three-day passes. Having partnered with EB Expo, this year’s PAX Aus looks to be the biggest yet with over 180 local and worldwide exhibitors, thousands […]

PC Gamer: Serve coffee, meet ghosts, and play with knives in Necrobarista

PC Gamer‘s Jody Macgregor went hands-on with Necrobarista, the 3D visual novel from Melbourne-based indie developer Route 59 Games, at PAX Australia 2017. Describing it as “the very Australian creation of an Australian indie studio,” Macgregor looked to discover how Route 59 has delicately weaved the very culture of the studio members’ real-life environment into the […]

PAX Aus to Host Pop-up Event in Melbourne 1-2 September

Do you live in the Melbourne area or plan to be there this weekend? If so, make a visit to Federation Square, where PAX Aus will be hosting a pop-up event on Friday and Saturday, 1-2 September! Free and open to the public, attendees will get a taste of what’s to come at PAX Aus, […]

Gizmodo Highlights VR Freeplay Area at PAX Aus

Campbell Simpson of Gizmodo highlighted the addition of the VR Freeplay area at PAX Aus. PAX Aus attendees experienced the latest and greatest VR hardware in the freeplay area which had PlayStation VR, HTC Vive and Oculus Rift. The VR Freeplay area also had three-directional treadmills allow players to walk and run on a stationary […]

Symphony of the Machine Makes Mashable’s Top 5 Upcoming Indie VR Games From PAX Australia

“Using a mirror to change the direction of a light beam, the game’s motions feel quite natural — something the studio worked hard at,” says Ariel Bogle of Mashable, praising Symphony of the Machine’s smooth controls. Symphony of the Machine, a VR puzzle game where players manipulate a mysterious tower to control the weather and […]