Play by Play.

International games festival

17th-22nd April 2017

Wellington, New Zealand

Need a quick summary of everything exciting going on during the Play By Play festival week? Look no further!

Games Careers Night - April 12th - 6pm to 7pm


A night for students (and their parents and guardians) to learn about careers in games from industry professionals. Admission is free, and the event will include talks from developers as well as a Q&A so come ready with questions.
Venue: Wellington High School Riley Center, 249 Taranaki St, Mount Cook, Wellington 6011

Interactive Exhibition - April 17th to April 21st - 9am to 5pm


An exhibition of fantastic games made by developers in New Zealand and Australia that will be rotated through the week. Admission is free and right in the school holidays, so check them out! 
Venue: Thistle Hall, 293 Cuba St, Te Aro, Wellington 

Development Conference - April 22nd - 8am to 6pm

A game development summit like no other, Play by Play conference will bring game developers of all skill levels together for a full day of low-pressure learning and sharing. We aim to engage delegates with a fun, light-hearted atmosphere and have been known to have singing keynote speakers. Get your tickets here!
Venue: City Gallery Wellington, 101 Wakefield St, Wellington

Play by Play Awards - April 22nd - 7pm till Late

The Play by Play Awards will celebrate the best of New Zealand video games, highlighting some of the fantastic creations being produced by Kiwis across the country. Get your tickets here!
Venue: Mac’s Brewbar, 4 Taranaki St, Wellington 

There are more events to be added soon! Check back to see what develops.