5.50PM NZ AURAL TALENT (https://soundcloud.com/pigstygames/sets/nzgda-local-talent)
6.10PM MICHAEL BROUGH
Renowned home-grown indie game dev and IGF finalist (http://www.igf.com/2013finalistswinners.html#game_607) Michael Brough will be talking at the March #AKLgamedev meetup.
Smesport. Michael Brough
Michael has received numerous IGF honourable mentions and made more games than "you've had hot dinners" (http://www.smestorp.com/).
It is our honour to present one of our generations finest game-dev artists.
You really shouldn't miss this.
6.40PM-ish OPEN MIC
Got a problem, a bug, a job vacancy, an opportunity, an event? You've got a minute each to shout out.
As we move in to the new year we encourage studios to send along recruiters and budding game developers to bring along their work to show and CVs.
...we'll even supply you with free pizza to lubricate the socialnessness.
Follow us over to Metrolanes Bowling, upstairs in the Metro Centre next to Aotea Square.
A big thanks to our sponsors ATEED (http://www.aucklandnz.com/ateed), AUTODESK (http://www.autodesk.com/industry/media-entertainment/game-development), PIGSTY (https://pigsty.aut.ac.nz/), COLAB (https://colab.aut.ac.nz/)and AUT UNIVERSITY (https://www.aut.ac.nz/study-at-aut/study-areas/art-and-design-at-aut-university-auckland/undergraduate/game-and-play-design)
Thanks also to our partners GAME DEVELOPERS OF WELLINGTON (http://www.meetup.com/Game-Developers-of-Wellington/) and THE ARCADE AUCKLAND (https://www.facebook.com/groups/980962541942137/).