EntertainmentGamesScreen Australia's Games: Expansion Pack fund to donate AU...

Screen Australia’s Games: Expansion Pack fund to donate AU $4m to game creators

-

- Advertisment -spot_imgspot_imgspot_imgspot_img

The program aims to support 31 small to midsized studios with project budgets under $500,000

Today Screen Australia along with the minister of the arts, Hon Tony Burke MP announced that the Games: Expansion Pack fund will donate AU $4 million ($2.7 million) to indie games creators.

The government funding organization announced the program back in March and said that it will commit up to AU $6 million ($4.1 million) across two years to support games developers.

“The Australian Government is committed to supporting the Australian digital games sector – to create, innovate and flourish and achieve its full potential,” Burke said.

The fund aims to support small to midsized studios with a budget of under AU $500,000 ($345,000) for their games.

Some of the games receiving support includes A Halloween Valentine (Things For Humans), Enchantress (Cactus Jam Games Pty Ltd), and The Master’s Pupil (Pat Naoum Games Pty Ltd).

Additionally it was announced that Amelia Laughlan has joined Screen Australia as its games investment manager.

Since joining the games industry in 2017, she has worked with Tin Man Games, Snowman studio, and Nintendo Australia.

Read More

Latest news

Aussie Deals: Save 100 Clams on Sennheiser Cans, Lowest Prices on GoW, Xenoblade 3 and More!

Spoil yourself with some multi-plat ear candy.By The Best Gaming Deals In Australia, Adam MathewUpdated: Aug 8, 2022 2:28 amPosted:...

EVO 2022: Arc System Works Wants to Be Less Passive With IP Collaborations

CEO Minoru Kidooka wants to more actively pursue IP collaborations, especially those popular in the West.By Mitchell Saltzman, Logan PlantUpdated:...

EVO 2022: Bandai Namco Teases Next Tekken Game

Bandai Namco has shared just a glimpse of an upcoming Tekken project. On stage at EVO 2022, after the...

EVO 2022: SNK Announces Development of New Fatal Fury Game

The title will be the franchise's first new entry since 1999.On stage at EVO 2022, SNK announced that a...
- Advertisement -spot_imgspot_imgspot_imgspot_img

House of the Dragon: Matt Smith Thinks There Are Too Many Sex Scenes

The number of steamy scenes is "slightly too much," according to Smith.While there appear to be plenty of differences...

Must read

Ex-Reynolds and Reynolds CEO Bob Brockman dies at 81

“The government wasted time and resources indicting a man...

Wholesale used-vehicle prices nearly flat between June and July

Wholesale used-vehicle prices exhibited only a tiny decline in...

DAILY DRIVE PODCAST: August 5, 2022

Breadcrumb Home Weekend Drive Podcast Toyota offers to buy back EVs, more...

“Not Her Body, Not Her Choice”: Indiana Passes Near-Total Abortion Ban

On Friday night, Indiana became the first state in...
- Advertisement -spot_imgspot_imgspot_img

You might also likeRELATED
Recommended to you