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A weekly look at some of the bigger issues in video gaming from Western Australia. Join Gianni Scott and Mitch as they look at the news, and break apart the issues that matter to you. Featuring commentary analysis and interviews with video game developers from across Australia.
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Episode 63 - Interview with Justine Colla of Alta, US travel ban & games and Steam Direct
6 days ago
This week we're joined by Justine Colla, she's from Alta and is making the immersive social game A Township Tale. Justine told us all about how society works in a VR world, what happens when players enforce the rules and what Alta can do if people get into each other's personal space. A Township Tale will be shown at GDC on 27 February to 3 March 2017. Head to townshiptale.comSpeaking of GDC, a number of developers may not be able to attend the conference this month due to the US Travel ban which has been put in place by executive order. We look at how the travel ban is impacting the gaming world, from eSports visas and the people who make games.Finally Valve is shaking up the way that it puts games onto it's Steam platform. The Steam Greenlight process is going away, and a new system Steam Direct will be replacing it, which charges a fee for admission. We'll talk about what that process means, and the prospect of indie developers paying for the place on the store.You can find us on social media, Twitter, Facebook, Instagram, Twitch, YouTube and Steam. Just search for "pixelsift"!