SideQuest, established in early 2018, is a new independent studio based in Auckland – New Zealand. We focus on Free Online Multiplayer Games for the Browser. Started by industry veterans Michael Reitzenstein and Andy Wiltshire, we have released multiple titles so far, including; CarJack.io, StarJack.io and Strikers.io with more games in development. Feel free to …Continue reading "SideQuest"
Gaugepunk Games is currently comprised of a solo developer (Jack Huygens) based in Blenheim, New Zealand. Jack is working on both virtual reality and PC games and have released three titles to Steam: Frontier VR (a wild west nature experience), Echo Grotto (a NZ based cave exploring game) and most recently, Rolling Line (a model …Continue reading "Gaugepunk Games"
DOTDOT is an Auckland-based game studio that specialises in behaviour change and educational games. Their work can be found online, in the app store, through a virtual reality headset and in public spaces as interactive installations. Find out more here; www.dotdot.wtfContinue reading "DOTDOT"
Dinosaur Polo Club is an independent game development studio in New Zealand, founded by twins Peter and Robert Curry. They are creators of the critically-acclaimed IGF-Finalist Mini Metro.Continue reading "Dinosaur Polo Club"
Blackout Sports is based in Hamilton, New Zealand with an established brand and passion for sports management games. We are growing our vision to move beyond text-based browser games to compete on the world stage by building innovative, visual and social mobile games.Continue reading "Blackout Sports"
About the Company Founded in 2013, Aurora44 is an independent games studio based in New Zealand. We are a group of passionate developers who believe in creating quality, hand crafted experiences for players to explore.Continue reading "Aurora44"
Black Box are a team of Indie Developers working to create games built around and for the Community. https://blackbox-studio.netContinue reading "BLACKBOX Studios"
“a well designed game is a motivational leap in the right direction” Driedfrog delivers the design know-how to realise your technology project, whether in computer game and simulation, or education and training design. Our specialist knowledge provides end-users with smooth, engaging, playful interactions that meet your outcomes. We provide as much or as little project management …Continue reading "Driedfrog Design Studio"
Eyemobi is an independent game development studio based in Auckland, New Zealand. The team has built upon years of gaming experience and a lifelong passion for playing and building horror games on PC. As horror game enthusiasts we strive to build the most unique horror games that we would want to play ourselves. Phantasmal was the result …Continue reading "Eyemobi"
Weta Workshop and Magic Leap have joined forces to create games and experiences for Magic Leap’s Mixed Reality Lightfield™ technology. Based in Wellington, we’re an eclectic mix of the world’s best visionaries, rocket scientists, wizards and gurus from the fields of film, gaming, robotics, visualisation, software, computing and user experience. The studio is currently building …Continue reading "Weta Workshop Interactive & Magic Leap"
Moment Studio is a small NZ indie studio, currently just one person. Moment Studio’s only major release at the time of writing is a modular vehicle combat game called Scraps.Continue reading "Moment Studio"
Stickmen Media make apps and games for mobile, PC and console, as well as virtual reality and augmented reality applications. We create solutions for entertainment and serious purposes.Continue reading "Stickmen Media"
Digital Confectioners is an independent developer which prides itself on high quality PC and Console game development. Founded in 2007, Digital Confectioners works exclusively in Unreal Engine and has worked on a number of successful titles.Continue reading "Digital Confectioners"
We are an award-winning studio proud to be the world’s leading porting and co-development studio, working with some of the world’s largest games publishers.Continue reading "Marker Metro"
Astral Byte was founded in New Zealand by a dedicated gamer who was tired of the current trend in new games. Companies are increasingly using things like restrictive DRM, exclusive release day DLC, unfair regional pricing and missing features that were promised but never delivered. Instead, Astral Byte aspires to create games that are fun …Continue reading "Astral Byte"
Scarlet City Studios is about telling redemptive stories through digitally driven media. We want to engage this generation in the environments they inhabit with narratives and experiences that bring them to encounter hope and truth. We craft excellent media containing life-affirming messages, like a scarlet thread in a tapestry that draws people’s attention and so …Continue reading "Scarlet City Studios"
Desolate Spectre Studios is a video game development studio developing dark fantasy and horror titles and content for PC and consoles.Continue reading "Desolate Spectre Studios"
Stickmen Studios is dedicated to producing original and compelling, family friendly games for Console, PC and handheld platforms. The company’s goal is ‘Breakthrough Gaming’. Established in August 2006, the company directors performed several years of research within the games industry prior to opening the studio in New Zealand’s beautiful ‘Garden City’ Christchurch in June …Continue reading "Stickmen Studios"
BulletProof – established in 2009 – is an independent game dev studio located in Auckland, New Zealand – with a passion for highly-polished cross-platform games. We have successfully released more than 15 self published and work for hire games, garnering more than 50 million plays worldwide, and are now developing for Mobile, PC and Console …Continue reading "BulletProof"
Rush Digital Interactive (RDi) has a highly skilled team that has delivered solid products for customers of all sizes, including some of the worlds biggest and well known brands and media conglomerates. Apps that RDi has helped create have reached millions of customers world wide. RDi has in-house production capability with world class engineering resource. …Continue reading "Rush Digital Interactive"
InGame is a leading gamification, serious games, training game and transmedia consultancy. InGame helps companies, marketers, government agencies, NGOs and film makers better engage their audiences using gaming principles.Continue reading "InGame"
Flightless is a design and development studio. We specialise in projects for public, private and commercial clients, producing digital content, interactive software and immersive installations. We work on commissions large and small, across museum and visitor experiences, games and film, online and the visual arts. When not working on commissions we are an independent games …Continue reading "Flightless"
Established in 2009, CerebralFix is a highly innovative games studio working with industry elite to solve technical challenges and bring forward the next generation of interactive media. Working with the largest entertainment companies and brands on games that have been played by hundreds of millions of people all across the world, CerebralFix has built strong …Continue reading "CerebralFix"
We founded Grinding Gear Games in 2006 to develop the online action RPG Path of Exile (www.pathofexile.com). Our studio is based in Titirangi, West Auckland.Continue reading "Grinding Gear Games"
Custard Square is the name of a creamy, mouth-wateringly smooth desert pastry. Biting into one of these morsels of yummyness is a treat and guaranteed to put a smile on your face. Just like our games. Custard Square games are created by a dedicated team of game lovers with a passion for totally addictive, awesomely …Continue reading "Custard Square"
Founded in 1998 Media Design School in Auckland has provided a long-term commitment to innovation and excellence in game development education. The school provides students a production-based environment that blends essential technical and/or creative skills with a strong academic knowledge to produce graduates with the expertise to ‘hit the ground running’ in the industry. A …Continue reading "Media Design School"
PikPok is a leading publisher of fun and addictive games across smartphone, tablet, and desktop. We deliver you great games, where ever and whenever you want to play them, from the bus stop to the living room. With a portfolio of original, licensed, and third party developed properties, PikPok delivers games that appeal to all …Continue reading "PikPok"
We use works of nature as inspiration for mobile games. It’s our goal to create accessible, beautiful experiences that bring a little light into our player’s day. Driven by a passion for innovative design and a belief that anyone can play, our small team work feverishly to create experiences that evolve with their audience. We …Continue reading "Runaway"
Pixelthis creates unique casual games for mobile devices and social networks. Our games and apps address the growing demand for high quality, intuitive, fun and unique content. Since 2004, Pixelthis have crafted well over 100 games for clients such as Telecom, McDonalds, Air New Zealand and many others. Pixelthis also have a growing portfolio of …Continue reading "Pixelthis"
Founded in 1997, Sidhe is an award-winning developer of console, handheld and PC games. Sidhe has a proven track record of creating high-quality, mass-market, licensed and original titles for a worldwide audience including the award winning original titles GripShift® and Shatter®, Speed Racer The Videogame, and Jonah Lomu Rugby Challenge. Sidhe also creates and publishes …Continue reading "Sidhe"
Founded by brothers Chris and Stephen Harris in 2006, Ninja Kiwi rose to fame relatively quickly with the wild success of the Bloons and Bloons TD games. Ninja Kiwi prides itself on original, high quality flash and iOS games development. With licensing partners all over the world and a strong catalogue of IP, Ninja Kiwi …Continue reading "Ninja Kiwi"
Metia is 8 years new to the game development sector and our first international success was in 2007 with the release of our commercial puzzle game ‘Cube’ for the PlayStation Portable across all major territories. As well as developing commercial titles we also provide contracting services offering creative solutions for game development including designing serious …Continue reading "Metia Interactive"