The 2019 Freeplay Awards are open!

The 2019 Freeplay Awards are open!

After having announced our festival keynotes and dates (May 7-12), we’re now thrilled to announce that our 2019 Freeplay Awards are open for submissions! Deadline for submissions is Sunday 31st March, 11:59 PM (AEST). The Freeplay Awards have been a...
Freeplay 2019 – Keynote & Theme Reveal

Freeplay 2019 – Keynote & Theme Reveal

It’s that moment we’ve all been waiting for. After months of hard work and preparation, our team is proud to reveal this year’s theme, dates, and keynotes! 2019’s groovy visual identity was made by the amazingly talented Melbourne artist...
Oh Hey It’s Parallels: The Freeplay 2018 Showcase!

Oh Hey It’s Parallels: The Freeplay 2018 Showcase!

The wait is over! After a sell-out event last year, we’re super proud to announce the return of the Parallels showcase on October 25th, during Melbourne International Games Week! From the artsy, to the weird, to the provocative and punk. For over ten years,...
The Freeplay 2018 Awards Finalists Are Announced

The Freeplay 2018 Awards Finalists Are Announced

Hello everyone! We’re thrilled to reveal the 2018 Freeplay Awards Finalists. This year’s judging was perhaps the most challenging and difficult round of judging for Freeplay ever—not only were there more than double the amount of games submitted (151 in...
Freeplay 2018 – Keynotes & Theme Reveal

Freeplay 2018 – Keynotes & Theme Reveal

After several months of preparation and hard work, the Freeplay team is proud to reveal 2018’s keynotes and theme! Our amazingly talented Visual Art Lead, Marigold Bartlett, has crafted our beautiful new visual identity, inspired by this year’s theme. 🎉 We’re thrilled...
Meet 2018’s Programme Committee

Meet 2018’s Programme Committee

Hello everyone! We have some sweet news to share with you really soon, but before we do we wanted to introduce you to our fantastic 2018 Programme Committee. Built up of creatives from intersecting disciplines, these lovely folks will help shape the series of talks...