Events going on in NZGDC week

Auckland Game Dev Meetup

Time: Wednesday 1st August, 6:00pm-8:30pm

Cost: Free!

More details coming soon!

Venue:
Auckland University of Technology - Room TBC
2 Governor FitzRoy Place, WG Building
Auckland CBD


Auckland Game Dev Meetup (After Event Networking)

Time: Wednesday 1st August, 8:30pm-11:00pm

Cost: Free!

Following the Auckland Game Developers Meetup, networking continues at Aotea House Bar & Restaurant. More details coming soon!

Venue:
Aotea House Bar & Restaurant
291 - 297 Queen Street
Auckland CBD


NZGDC18 presents the We're in Games Social (WinGS)

Time: Thursday 2nd August, 6:00pm-7:30pm

Cost: Free to attend, but please register your interest as tickets may be limited

NZGDC18 is proud to announce the first We’re in Games Social (WinGS) event for women, non-binary and LGBTQIA+ game developers and allies!

We believe all achievements deserve to be celebrated, be they big or small, widespread or local, personal victories or public successes. WinGS will be an opportunity to celebrate these achievements and allow women, non-binary and LGBTQIA+ game developers to connect in a safe and welcoming space.

Register your interest to attend the WinGS event here.

Tickets will be offered based on the order of registrations, with priority to those in the games industry who identify as part of these communities.

Venue:
To be announced


NZGDC18 Indie Biz Showcase

Time: Thursday 2nd August, 7:00pm-10:30pm

Cost: Free to attend; Apply to showcase

For the first time, NZGDC18 will feature an Indie Biz Showcase evening event aimed at supporting New Zealand game developers. The event will showcase our vibrant games industry and promote the work of many talented local independent game developers. It’s an opportunity to help up-and-coming game developers create connections and support networks to grow businesses and advance game developer careers.

If you would like your game to be part of the NZGDC18 Indie Biz Showcase, applications close 6th of July at 5PM (NZ time, UTC+12:00).

Venue:
To be announced


NZGDC18 Afterparty

Time: Friday 3rd August, 7:00pm-12:00am

Anyone with an NZGDC18 conference pass is welcome at the official Afterparty to network and celebrate the end of the conference. Don’t forget to bring your Afterparty ticket, which will get you a free non-alcoholic or alcoholic drink!

Make sure to register for your free ticket when you purchase your conference ticket.

Venue:
To be announced