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Game Event Extravaganza | UTS Tech Festival 2024

It is our pleasure to invite you all to the third iteration of the UTS Tech Festival (June 17th - 28th). This year, we have taken things to the next level and have organised heaps of exciting events and activities. Games Development will have a very strong presense with 15 events that include: a 2-day Game Jam, a number of Fireside chats, Master Classes, Workshops, a Gaming Competition and much more. All these events are supported by our Industry Partners from Ubisoft, NVIDIA, MSI and the PlayMakers Student Society. Don't miss out!

Powerhouse Museum Curator Chloe Appleby shares her Best Games of 2023

If The Hue Fits by Georgia Athanasopoulos, Emily Kinder, Jesica Nikolovska, Charles Pearse, Donna Tanner and Naomi Little is a free, student-made game that takes all these elements and blends them together to create one of the most unique and fun concepts for a game.

Hitting ‘huemans’ likened to famous artists with a paintbrush to cure them, and then growing seeds to make more paint is so much fun! I never knew I needed to see Vincent Van Gough and Frida Kahlo running at me until now. I haven’t stopped thinking about it since the University of Technology student showcase, as it was such a unique concept.

Seeing not only this game at the showcase, but a predominantly women-led creative force behind it, makes me so excited for the future of Sydney (and wider Australian) games!

Massive UTS Game Dev Alumni reunion

Last December, 43 graduates from the Bachelor of Games Development from all year levels came back to Uni for a one-of-a-kind event: The 2023 UTS Games Deve Alumni Hangout.

Our graduates have become very accomplished professionals with positions that range from: Game Designer, Game Systems Programmer, Technical/FX Artist, Technical Director, Real-Time Developer, Software Developer, and Android Engineer, among others.

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