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Building a Game Design Portfolio for entry into AIE

21-Mar-2018
One of the most common questions we get from people wanting to start our two year Game Design and Production program is - What do I need to put in my Game Design portfolio?

‘Pixel pushers, code monkeys, realists and idealists’ - Nico King

22-Dec-2017
Even before Nico King graduated from AIE in 2012, he was already part of something bigger and ready to take on the immersive digital world.

Graduates Shine at 2017 Showcase

22-Dec-2017
AIE 2017 Graduate showcases were held in Sydney, Melbourne, Adelaide and Canberra in the first two weeks of December. It was a time for game art, game programming, game design and film visual effects graduates to showcase their final projects and present their portfolios and showreels to members of the creative digital industries.

Graduate Showcase 2018

06-Dec-2017
Students are putting the finishing touches on their work and getting ready for the Graduate Showcase events that are happening this week and the next across AIE campuses in Sydney, Melbourne, Adelaide and Canberra.

AIE Incubator studios awarded $200,000 of development grants

17-Aug-2017
AIE has awarded development grants to thirteen start-up studios, comprising of eleven games and two film projects, as part of the AIE Incubator Grants program. The grants to successful studios amounted to a total of $200,000 after a competitive application process that included advice from an independent industry panel.

5 Tips For Getting Into Game Development

14-Aug-2017
Do you get excited when you overhear someone discussing Minecraft on public transport? Does thinking about game-play mechanics or artificial intelligence get you excited?

‘Data you can touch’, an AIE success story

25-May-2017
Ever been interested in how many people live in your city and what you as a community contribute to CO2 emissions? -KEN-'s got you sorted!. The concept, idea and demo of -KEN- was built in just 48 hours by an AIE three-man team.

Xbox Academy launched by Microsoft Store and AIE

07-Apr-2017
Xbox Academy, a videogame-fueled educational establishment, will open its doors for a limited time this April to inspire high school students to expand their creative horizons and achieve more these school holidays.

New AIE student game - Alanis and the Great Eastern Wind

13-Jan-2017
A game created as part of the Second year Major Production by AIE Advanced Diploma of Professional Game Development students

Global Game Jam January 2017

03-Jan-2017
Global Game Jam (GGJ) 2017 is on 20th - 22nd January. AIE students and staff are preparing themselves to develop amazing games for this world-wide event.