Membership Benefits

New Zealand has a vibrant, fast-growing game development industry and community, which is open and inclusive to all.

The NZGDA has individual, studio and industry-adjacent stakeholder membership categories available all of which receive the following membership benefits:

Unlimited Access

Enjoy uninterrupted access to our:

Discounted NZGDC Tickets

Benefit from special pricing on NZ Game Developers Conference (NZGDC) tickets – the premiere event in our industry.

Free Jobs Board (for Member Studios)

Post your studio vacancies on our jobs board for free (worth $350 each) plus have the jobs promoted on our social media platforms and monthly newsletter.

Resource Library

Access our comprehensive resource library, including valuable content like the video library from NZGDC 2023.

Partner Discounts

Access exclusive discounts with our partner organisations and retailers such as PB Tech, Noel Leemings, BNZ and more!

Studio Manager Access

Studio Manager’s from our member studio’s enjoy additional privileges with access to the private Studio Manager’s slack channel.

AGM Participation

Members are eligible to participate in the Annual General Meeting and stand for a position on the NZGDA Board.

Additional opportunities

to give back to the industry through our outreach programmes or taskforce communities.


To ensure we grow, promote and strengthen the game development industry in Aotearoa, we will continue to improve our member benefits programme.   We hope you will join us.


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