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5 October 2017

The largest celebration of digital games in the Asia Pacific Melbourne International Games Week (MIGW) is preparing to take over the city from 22 to 29 October 2017.

This year’s program packs a punch for game players, makers and enthusiasts with events that promise to strengthen connections within the industry and celebrate Victoria’s leadership in the games sector.

Melbourne International Games Week highlights include:

PAX AUS at Melbourne Exhibition and Convention Centre, 27–29 October

Tens of thousands of gaming enthusiasts enjoy three days of industry showcases, demonstrations and events.


MIGW Family Sunday: Mario and his Friends at ACMI, 22 October

A free day of gaming fun for all ages.


Parallels: The Freeplay 2017 Showcase at RMIT Theatre 2 Building 80, 26 October

Showcase of unique and experimental independent games by local makers.


Wayfinder Live across the city, 22–29 October 2017

Visit ludea.net/wayfinderlive for more on this augmented reality, city-wide scavenger hunt.


Code Breakers at ACMI, open throughout the festival

A free exhibition celebrating women working in games.


Melbourne International Games Week runs from 22 to 29 October 2017 at venues across the city.

Follow #MIGW17 via Twitter @GamesWeekMelbs

Visit the MIGW website for the full program