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Australian veterans weigh in on local games development

A feature written by Laura Parker for Gamespot AU did a great job covering three of the pioneering studios of the earliest days of the Australian games industry: Beam/Melbourne House, Strategic Studies Group (SSG), and Micro Forte. Local games veterans who saw the birth and rapid growth of the local games industry also shared their experiences of what it was like in the early days and gave their thoughts on the current 'rebirth'. These guys need no introduction.

Kwari shuts down

Finding different and sustainable revenue streams for online games is definitely one tough cookie to crack. Auran is trying it with their now freely downloadable Fury title, but it seems to be the end for another Australian made online game.

QA lead for Micro Forte Canberra Studio

Micro Forte is looking for an experienced QA lead to join our Canberra studio for our exciting new project. Managing a small team of internal testers, liaising with large scale external functional and focus test companies, you will be organised, process driven and methodical.

You will be responsible for ensuring the QA team is integrated closely with the development team and are positioned to provide maximum benefit throughout development. This may mean altering process and infrastructure to best support the requirements of your team.