THE COMPETITION IS NOW CLOSED. KIA ORA TO ALL THE AMAZING ĀKONGA THAT PARTICIPATED!!
Here are some useful resources and challenges you can use with your ākonga (learners).
Click on the following links to download:
Due by 25th June 2021.
Winners will be announced on the website and be notified by email by the 2nd July 2021.
Each challenge submitted to our panel of independent judges will be assessed based on the following criteria:
A video game is a piece of entertainment software that people play on mobile phones, dedicated video game consoles, computers, and TVs. Different types or genres of games cater to different tastes but can range from the simplest solitaire programme to realistic simulations of virtual worlds.
Video games are made by teams of people from all backgrounds with different roles like these:
Game development teams range from tiny (2-3 people combining several roles) to huge (50 or more).
All these roles use the following skills:
Definitely! People from every background are making games today.
NZ’s fastest growing creative industry is committed to welcoming more Māori, Pasifika, Women, and more people with disabilities into an exciting, challenging and rewarding career in games.
Get into Gaming! events week is designed to provide a behind the scenes look into the industry through the experts who will share their journey and advice.
Each event provides a different perspective behind the scenes from the industry and will add value to your current level of understanding.