Published on August 18th, 2021 | by Adrian Gunning

Melbourne International Games Week 2021 pushes boundaries of digital games

Creative Victoria has today announced Melbourne International Games Week (MIGW), running from 2 to 10 October 2021. The biggest games event in APAC, MIGW connects games, technology and culture through a broad range of industry and educational events for professionals and enthusiasts alike. 

This year MIGW will expand its program to be delivered both online and in person with must-attend online industry and enthusiast events including:

  • Australian Game Developer Awards (AGDAs): national event celebrating outstanding games and individual achievements by Australian game developers
  • Games 4 Change: running for the first time ever virtually in the APAC region, the three-day festival will discuss driving real world change using games and immersive media
  • Melbourne’s Queer Games Festival and Awards: online industry event showcasing and celebrating the contemporary, autobiographical, experimental, and political components to worldwide queer games scene
  • PAX Aus Online: Australia’s largest consumer festival for gamers to celebrate gaming culture.

About the Author'

Adrian lives in Melbourne Australia and has a huge passion for gaming, technology and pop culture. He recently finished his a Bachelor of Journalism and is currently focusing on games journalism. When not writing and playing video games, Adrian can be found in Comics 'R' Us debating the pros of the DC Universe and cons of the Marvel Universe.

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