Making a side scrolling game in Scratch
A free online workshop, presented by Girls Geek Academy, for girls aged 6 and older to learn how to create a side scrolling game using the game development tool, Scratch.
ACMI Re/commends: MIGW Edition
A selection of sci-fi and fantasy films, television and games that will appeal to gamers, as recommended by the expert staff at ACMI as part of Melbourne International Games Week.
Learn to play Tabletop Roleplaying Games
Tabletop Roleplaying Games are collaborative, improvised storytelling where players create stories together, guided by game rules to ensure fairness, order and consistency.
Big Games Night In 2020
Gather with your household or jump online to connect with players across the globe for an evening that celebrates the many ways games connect and entertain people of all ages.
Live Roleplaying Game - ‘The Mummy of Pemberley Grange’ - Call of Cthulhu
Join this group of role players through an exciting 90 minute adventure!
Girl Geek Academy Forums - Day 1
Held on the Tuesday and Thursday of MIGW, these free forums are a safe online space for girls aged 8 years and older to learn and talk tech skills, meet other awesome girls interested in technology and make new friends.
ACMI Women and Non-Binary Gamers Club
This Club is a free monthly meetup for people to share a love of new releases, geek out over old favourites and be part of a safe and inclusive community.
The Australian Game Developer Awards
The AGDAs celebrate the Australian studios, teams and individuals behind the latest and greatest local releases of 2020.
Join us for MIGW Squiggle and watch eight local industry professionals hastily doodle some of your best loved games, characters and moments, in what could only be described as ‘an online event where people drawing game things for fun.
Girl Geek Academy Forums - Day 2
Public event - Held on the Tuesday and Thursday of MIGW, these free forums are a safe online space for girls aged 8 years and older to learn and talk tech skills, meet other awesome girls interested in technology and make new friends.
Parallels: The Freeplay 2020 Showcase
A one night only showcase of some of the most experimental, personal, and culturally significant work being made in Australia’s independent games communities today.
Restart the World
Join us for a livestream moving from couch to street to desktop and explore what it means to restart and reimagine Melbourne post-pandemic.
Nordic Games Discovery Contest
A worldwide competition allowing developers to pitch and play their games live on virtual stages at games industry events.
Weekend Workshop: Making GameBoy Games
A free online workshop, presented by Girl Geek Academy, for girls aged 6 and older to connect and learn how to make games in GB Studio