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Over 3800 join the Games Jobs Australia LinkedIn group. Join the community!

Australia Games Jobs is the professional group for all working in the video games industry in Australia or all interested in moving to work in games in Australia. This is the forum to exchange ideas, help and advice on current topics and trends in jobs and careers within games in Australia. If you are a member [...]

Interactive Selection welcome new entertainment industry employers seeking key staff in 2014

As the economic recovery continues, are you expanding your team in 2014? Hiring just one key role, quickly, can bring significant benefits.

Make use of an award winning global recruiter like Interactive Selection with 17 years of experience in the interactive entertainment sector across all territories to find that key member of your team speedily and [...]

A short update on the state of the Australian Gaming Industry

A short documentary about the independent Australian gaming industry. Made for ‘Opening Shot’ competition for ABC2.

Game Developer Diary from 2K Games in Canberra who have been working on XCOM

During the first XCOM Dev Diary, leads from 2K Marin including Jonathan Pelling, Lead Designer based in Canberra, dive into the background of the game’s origin story, the creation of XCOM as an organization and gives gamers a tour of the base. 2K Games is an Interactive Selection client and can make the introduction for you.

New job roles in video games in Australia - Art, Animation, Programming & Design

Interactive Selection are pleased to be able to announce some new roles for 2 clients. One client in Canberra requires need two senior programmers with UE3 experience. They have a very strong preference for an AI programmer with Kismet experience for one of those, and the other they are looking for a genuine senior generalist for [...]

GCAP 2010 is at the Gold Coast Convention Centre, Thursday 14 - Friday 15 October.

The Game Connect Asia Pacific (GCAP) event is Australia’s premier game development conference, focusing specifically on skills development, addressing industry trends and international business matching.

The Game Developers’ Association of Australia (GDAA), a not-for-profit industry representative organisation, runs and owns the conference.
GCAP 2010 will deliver thought provoking, creative and innovative topics covering programming, art, design and [...]

Interactive Selection interviewed live on BBC News and featured in Edge Magazine

Can you think of 2 more prestigious institutions than the BBC and Edge Magazine? David Smith, MD of Interactive Selection, found himself live in front of BBC News anchors Simon McCoy and Carrie Gracie at 10.43 on September 21st for an interview about the games industry and the topic of start ups and jobs. For a [...]

GCAP 2010 announces Greg Short, Nathan Martz & David Edery as Keynote Speakers

Game Connect Asia Pacific (GCAP) is Australia’s premier game development conference, focusing specifically on skills development, addressing industry trends and international business matching,and is owned and organised by the Game Developers’ Association of Australia. Game Connect Asia Pacific 2010 will be held on Thursday 14 October and Friday 15 October 2010 at the Gold Coast [...]

Halfbrick Studios in Brisbane have hits with Raskalls, Rocket Racing and Avatar the last airbender.

Halfbrick is a growing Australian game development company, established in 2001. They are dedicated to providing a rewarding working experience, building games with innovative gameplay while using quality development practices to make sure that everything is done on time with high production values. Here is a short tour of the Halfbrick studio in Brisbane from 2008. [...]

Visit Melbourne, Victoria, Australia by pleasetakemeto

Melbourne, the capital of the state of Victoria, is set around the shores of Victoria’s Port Phillip Bay and boasts a lively and cosmopolitan pulse, with chic boutiques, buzzing cafes and bars, immaculate gardens and festivals and popular sporting events. The city sits on the Yarra River, about five kilometres from the bay. One glance [...]