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May Game Developers Meetup

  • May 1, 2013 · 6:00 PM
  • Media Design School

We're back on Level 16 for this month's "serious games" themed Meetup.

Here's the agenda:

6.00 Come to the Media Design School's new lecture theatre on Level 5. Arrive and mingle

6.15 Presentations: Serious Games

Can games do more than just entertain?

Vazishta Antia from natural health product company Comvita will talk about why they're so interested in video games.  Maru Nihoniho from Metia Interactive will show off a small serious game created for Comvita.

Can Zombies keep you safe around the home? Stephen Knightly from InGame will talk about the design of a work-in-progress home safety game.

6.50 NZ GDC Conference Unveiling

Find out when and where this year's NZ GDC will be.

7.00 Noticeboard/Open Mic: Announcements about people looking for collaborators, advice or resources. Please let Stephen know if you'd like to showcase your work, or if you are seeking something so we can help you out.

7.10 Pizza, networking, group discussions then eventually the Bluestone Room pub.

Please bring $10 for pizza and drinks.

If you are lost, call Stephen on[masked] 125.

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  • Elliot H.

    My oculus dev kit arrived yesterday, so I'll be bringing that if anyone is interested in a demo during pizza

    May 1, 2013

    • Elliot H.

      Thanks Dave, I'm glad people enjoyed it

      May 2, 2013

    • A former member
      A former member

      Really gutted I couldn't make it down to see this. Very keen on getting a dev kit now!

      May 3, 2013

  • Dmitry M.

    It was my first time attending this meetup. Was good to see all the like-minded people and discover what is out there on the game horizons :)

    May 2, 2013

  • Binu P.

    Well organised, as usual!

    May 2, 2013

  • Regan M.

    was great! I love seeing all the people!

    May 2, 2013

  • Rado

    Heaps of people who were easy to talk to, great host, interesting topics.

    May 1, 2013

  • Yip L.

    Anybody here interested in previz? Ie concept design and illustration, would be cool to meet people in that field :)

    April 30, 2013

    • Yip L.

      Busy today orz. Maybe next month~

      May 1, 2013

  • Gary B.

    Gutted that I can't attend this one. It sounds like a good night.

    April 30, 2013

  • Danushka

    Hi All, Rush Digital is looking for a good Unity developer to work on an original game for a large film brand & also port some top iOS and Android Unity games to other platforms - you'll be working along side a crack team of nerds.

    1 · April 30, 2013

    • Danushka

      drop me a line if you're interested or know anyone that might be a good fit: [masked]

      1 · April 30, 2013

  • Jennifer

    Sorry working that night :(

    April 27, 2013

  • William M.

    Jan was the last one I attended, so will be at this

    April 27, 2013

  • Dmitry M.

    Sending an invite to my collaborator right now. It is very likely that he will accept and join me for the meet-up.

    April 26, 2013

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